RIP – Restaurant Chez Nous

RIP – Restaurant Chez Nous

It’s been confirmed that Restaurant Chez Nous has closed its doors for good and filed for Bankruptcy. Owner’s Paul McAllister and Ryan Julien could not be reached for comment, but the kitchen equipment was moved out of the building this week and notices of bankruptcy were released. I think that corner is cursed although the […]

Mohawks Love Fireworks and Baloons. Lift Off a Go!

Mohawks Love Fireworks and Baloons.  Lift Off a Go!

Mohawk Council of Akwesasne Approves Canada Day Fireworks and Lift-Off 2009. Akwesasne-Mohawk Council of Akwesasne assured the city of Cornwall today that the annual Canada Day Fireworks Display will continue as scheduled from the A’nowara’ko:wa Arena on Kawehnoke.  Despite the bridge closure, Mohawk Council of Akwesasne approves the crossing of the pyrotechnic team onto the […]

Quick Hits

Quick Hits

Here are your Quick Hits for Monday June 22, 2009 City Employees Must Wear Undies in Florida Chubby Folk Live Longer than Skinny Minnies Dogs Trained to Sniff Diabetes Blood Sugar Levels LCBO TO GO ON STRIKE WEDNESDAY NIGHT “If the LCBO and its workers cannot reach an agreement by 12:01 a. m. on Wednesday, […]

Restaurant Chez Nous has closed

  They did such a nice job creating their eating space and had just got their liquor license.  It looks like another restaurant in Cornwall may be in jeapardy. Sadly since Chef Shawn left there were an awful lot less cars in their parking lot… Calls to Chez Nous are greeted by the message that […]

The Art of the Dinner Party – Cooking with Kretz

The Art of the Dinner Party – Cooking with Kretz

Here is the latest column from Chef Shawn Kretz!  A sucessful dinner party depends on many components coming together. The famous food writers M.F.K Fisher and Elizabeth David have waxed eloquently about the virtues a host should posess. Aside from the food and drink, our most important consideration is the selection of the attendees to […]

Molson Brothers Buy The Habs!

Molson Brothers Buy The Habs!

It looks like it’s a sad day for Rene Angelil and Quebecor as news has broken that members of the Molson family will once again take control of the Montreal Canadiens Hockey Club. L I N K “Mr. Molson said he is conscious that the Montreal Canadiens Hockey Club is a heritage asset for the […]

Letters to the Editor and Press Release from MCA

Letters to the Editor and Press Release from MCA

Here goes a few missives that I’ve received.   I’ll post comments to them after this post: “ Letter to the Editor: Watkwanonweraton – Greetings I remember being taught by my great teacher Ray Tehanetorens Fadden about my own Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) identity.  He relayed to me something that made me very proud to be a member […]

Election Drums a beating – Is it that time again?

Election Drums a beating – Is it that time again?

All the parties are weighing in.  Is it that time again?  Hockey season is over and Canadians have a love for blood sport. Here are some stories floating in the media today. Denis Sabourin Scores some Points Ken Dryden Scores in Cornwall Is Harper Bending? Harper and Ignatieff to Face Off “NDP Leader Jack Layton […]

Thank you Cornwall and everyone that reads this site.

Thank you Cornwall and everyone that reads this site.

We have surpassed last month’s visitor total today, the 13th. In less than half of this month more people have visited this site than in the whole month of May! Thanks to all of you who are rocketing our numbers up. Keep reading and let us know what you want to see on the Cornwall […]