Swine Flu Update

Swine Flu Update

US Border from Mexico still running smoothly Swine Flu Flashback to 1976 Almost Officially a PANDEMIC The United Nations public-health agency raised its global alert to phase 4 from phase 3. The change recognizes that the new A/H1N1 virus spreads from person to person, and signals that governments should prepare for outbreaks. Phase 6 is […]

May 17th – International Day Against Homophobia

This just in from Paul Aubin: Sunday, May 17th is the International Day Against Homophobia.  As part of our observation of the day we’re pleased to announce the nominees for this year’s Denise and Louis Latulippe Award.  Created in 2005 and named after the founders of the Cornwall chapter of PFLAG, it goes to the […]

FLU UPDATE

FLU UPDATE

FLU BASICS An adult can begin spreading the flu virus one day before and three to seven days after symptoms show, and children can remain contagious even longer. Some infected individuals show no symptoms, yet they can still spread the virus to others. The flu is sometimes confused with the common cold, and for good […]

86400 Trailer

86400 Trailer

If you haven’t seen the trailer yet for local Filmmakers 86400 here it is courtesy of You Tube.   To find out more about 86400 click this LINK httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z9p0vVf-L1A please visit our sponsors:

Local Quick Hits

2 Killed in Long Sault Crash Sunday Morning Car Crashes into Pole Saturnday Morning Riverside Biz to be LEGALLY open for Holidays Long Hot Summer predicted for Cornwall How much will Cornwall Pay to help Andre Lapointe Sell Brookshell Site? 86400 WEBSITE

Swine Flu Hits Canada

Swine Flu Hits Canada

It’s hit Nova Scotia.     Watch yourselves and be careful about spreading germs.     L I N K 2nd LINK As governments around the world rushed on Sunday to check the spread of a new type of swine flu that has killed up to 81 people in Mexico and infected about 20 people in the United States, […]

Maude Star Bea Arthur Dies of Cancer at 86

Maude Star Bea Arthur Dies of Cancer at 86

She was a talented tough old gal who made a lot of people laugh and was a fine actress. L I N K IMDB LINK Arthur’s tall frame and signature deep voice first graced the small screen in an episode of “All in the Family.” She played Edith Bunker’s cousin Maude Finley – an unabashed […]

Have you Googled yourself lately?

Have you Googled yourself lately?

Having a site like this gives you a lot of information.  It passes through; it passes by; it never stops. I get to see the search terms used that bring people to The Cornwall Free News and was surprised to see my own name as a term. So I Googled myself.   Wow;  that’s an awful […]

Quick Hits

Quick Hits

Here are your Quick Hits from Around the World NDP wants Subsidies cut to Asbestos Industry Zenn Electric Cars Zooming Forward Fast French Strikers Cut Power to Homes Susan Boyle Flaming Out Fast Missing Coronation Street During the Play Offs? Toronto says no to $3 Bootlegs of Wolverine Toronto says Swine Flu is here please […]

World Flu Epidemic coming closer to Canada

World Flu Epidemic coming closer to Canada

It’s started in Mexico and has spread fast to the Southern US.  It’s now in NY and should be here in Canada quite soon. There is no current vaccine for this flu so it’s going to be a bumpy ride. So, people of Cornwall, you’re going to have to start to behave more cold and […]

Detroit finishes off Columbus – Anaheim almost there.

Detroit finishes off Columbus – Anaheim almost there.

Anaheim is one win away from defeating number one seed San Jose thanks to their 4-0 shut out victory.  Detroit finished off Columbus in a 6-5 barn burner of a game. Philly shut out the high scoring Penguins as they battle back into the series 3-0, and Marty Brodeur showed why he’s the greatest goalie […]

Local Quick Hits

Local Quick Hits

Why are people so opposed to Wind Farms? Area Companies fight for young workers RCMP Officer nailed for DUI in Cornwall Teleperformance hit with Bomb Scare New Smaller Buses for Cornwall East End gets painted as Drug Crime Den Mexico just not the place to visit this year please visit our sponsors:

Tales from a One Handed Chef

Tales from a One Handed Chef

Parisian Style Bistro: What’s the Fuss About?   Chef Shawn Kretz turns in his latest column typing with only one hand! What makes a Parisian style French Bistro different than a Bistro in Lyons, Strasbourg, or Dijon? Well, for the most part a Parisian Bistro will draw the best from all of France’s 22 regions (including […]

Local Quick Hits

Local Quick Hits

Wow, a lot going on locally. Red Cross Employees Picket Montreal Road Shane Haley Murder Case Update Arena Site starts Clean Up Cornwall Pyramid Targeted Leon’s Prez Makes Speech in Cornwall Councilor Mark MacDonald isn’t Happy about Rink Process please visit our sponsors:

NHL PLAY OFF ROUND UP

NHL PLAY OFF ROUND UP

B O X S C O R E S 2  Goals from Dan Boyle and 1 from Rob Blake weren’t enough to overcome Joe Thornton’s curse; at least for 1 game as the Sharks ate some Duck and keep their hopes alive with a 4-3 win. Vancouver completed their sweep of the St. Louis Blues […]

Quick Hits for Wednesday April 22

Quick Hits for Wednesday April 22

Here are your Quick Hits for the day. Is Shoppers Going to be taking over The Brookshell Site? India launches Israeli Tech Sat Having Friends leads to Longer Lifespan Interesting Take on Legal Pot Getting Date Night Right for Couples I just don’t get this Susan Boyle thing?  I mean there’s just not enough corn […]