Could Vitamin D can protect you from Flu & Colds?

Could Vitamin D can protect you from Flu & Colds?

New information shows that Vitamin D can help you fight flu and colds. LINK The latest study adds to mounting evidence that the vitamin from sunshine boosts the immune system and helps prevent some cancers and heart disease. Vitamin D comes mostly from strong sunshine or pills, with smaller amounts in milk and some fish. […]

GMAIL crashes!

GMAIL crashes!

LINK If you’re like myself and millions of others a funny thing happened yesterday.   Your GMAIL crashed.   Google’s Gmail product was down yesterday but is back up. Google could not confirm what had caused the outage. “A number of users are having difficulty accessing Gmail,” said the company in a statement. “We are working to […]

Property Tax shooting up

Property Tax shooting up

LINK Interesting letter to the editor in the Standard Freeholder today.   Our taxes are high on our house too, but if we were in Ottawa they’d be higher.     Cornwall faces some interesting challenges as a small city.   Let’s see if I can get a City Councillor to respond to this article. Ergo, my property tax, […]

Slats fires coach – Hires Tortorella – Scores n More

Slats fires coach – Hires Tortorella – Scores n More

Glen Sather, GM of the NY Rangers fired coach Tom Rennie and hired for Tampa Coach John Tortorella in a bid to solidify his team for the play-offs.     The Rangers are rumored to be signing tough centre Keith Tkachuk. Only one game to report on, a 1-0 win for the Sharks over the Dallas Stars. […]

Justin Trudeau Update

Justin Trudeau Update

Due to overwhelming demand the Justin Trudeau  Community Breakfast (Saturday March 14th from 8:30-10:30) has had to change the location to the Cornwall Civic Complex Salons A-C. People can still order tickets by contacting Denis at 613 346 5416 or e-mail m3011@glen-net.ca or check out the Liberal riding association website www.sdsg-fla.org Please visit our sponsors: […]

And the Oscar goes to…

And the Oscar goes to…

Weird Oscar show last night.  As one person was quoted they turned on the Oscars and instead got to see The Tony’s. Best Pic went to SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE. Best Actor: Sean Penn Best Actress: Kate Winslet Best Supporting Actor: Heath Ledger Best Supporting Actress: Penelope Cruz. So what do you think Cornwall?  Did you watch […]

Cornwall Finalizes Shopper’s Drugmart Land Deal

Cornwall Finalizes Shopper’s Drugmart Land Deal

LINK Good news and hopefully over 100 jobs to the city!  Way to go Cornwall!  And construction for the project will create more local work. The city is also moving forward with the construction of a new north-south road in the business park, connecting SCM Way and Industrial Park Road. Work on the roadway is […]

It’s FLU season

It’s FLU season

It’s flu season and a lot of people are going to catch it this year.    There are some things YOU can do to help prevent it and help prevent the spread. WASH YOUR HANDS.      A lot.   The more the better. IF YOU SNEEZE.   Try and sneeze into your elbow.   Not into your hand.   At the […]

Weekend Round Up

Weekend Round Up

Alex Kovalev led the Habs to victory Saturday night.   Matthew Schneider scored again, and Halak is the man! SUNDAY BOXSCORES SATURDAY BOXSCORES STANDINGS BY CONFERENCE Please visit our sponsors: Please follow and like us:

Gold Prices Spike – + $1,000.00 per ounce!

Gold Prices Spike – + $1,000.00 per ounce!

LINK Scary times make people do scary things and it looks like right now a lot of people are parking their investment dollars in Gold. This rally is about hoarding. That is what makes it scary and it is the reason why it is likely to continue till more optimistic economic news drives investors to […]

NHL Scores – trade buzz

NHL Scores – trade buzz

Only 3 games  to report on; Colorado beat the Caps 4-1; Carolina 4-1 over Tampa; and Detroit 5-2 over Anaheim. For Sale. Almost anyone on the Islanders.   There’s not much to buy though.   Bill Guerin is about the only non-injured commodity anyone would want now that the Isles have traded Comrie. Atlanta has a few […]

Comrie rejoins the Sens

LINK The Sens give up SJ’s 1st round draft pick and a spare part for Mike Comrie and Chris Campoli.  Sounds like they are prepping to trade Spezza as I can’t see them with Comrie, Fisher, and Spezza up the middle. Stay tuned.   This should be a very busy Trade Season. Please follow and like […]

Flat First Period Costs Habs

Flat First Period Costs Habs

Montreal lost to the Penguins 5-4 in regulation time tonight.    A flat first period and Carey Price’s spending way too much time on his knees did them in despite some strong performances. The Habs were out shot 8-3 in the first period and didn’t quite seem motivated.  The two games without Mr. Kovalev have resulted […]