Montreal has a new ban on Woodstoves and the industry is fighting back. Do you think something like this could happen here in Cornwall? LINK The association representing wood-burning stove manufacturers and dealers says it will fight a plan by the city of Montreal to ban the appliances from new homes. Please visit our Sponsors:
Another Tobacco Bust!
New York State Resident Arrested for Possession of Contraband Tobacco CORNWALL, ON, Feb. 11 /CNW/ – A 23 year old female driver from Hogansburg, New York faces a charge for possession of a tobacco product not properly stamped under authority of the Excise Act 2001 following a RIDE program verification by the Ontario Provincial Police… Continue reading Another Tobacco Bust!
Guy LaFleur to go on Trial
LINK Hockey Legend Guy LaFleur will have to go to trial to face obstruction of justice charges after driving his son to visit his girlfriend. The charge was laid last year after Lafleur testified during his son Mark’s bail hearing on various charges, including uttering death threats, forcible confinement and assault. Lafleur has said he… Continue reading Guy LaFleur to go on Trial
Cornwall’s Outdoor Pools in Danger of Being Closed
Cornwall may be in danger of losing some of its outdoor pools. Kids need places close to home. Clement — a user of the Kinsmen Park pool — reminded her colleagues that there’s “something to be said about investing in summer.” The councillor said she hopes residents in the affected neighbourhoods will be given a… Continue reading Cornwall’s Outdoor Pools in Danger of Being Closed
Cornwall Hospital under Budget Review
With just weeks to go before Ontario Finance Minister Dwight Duncan is expected to table the 2009-10 budget, more than 70 per cent of the province’s 155 hospitals have planned staff reductions and, in some cases, service cuts, said Tom Closson, president of the Ontario Hospital Association. LINK The Cornwall hospital was in the red… Continue reading Cornwall Hospital under Budget Review
Akwesasne Police charged by OPP
CORNWALL — Provincial police have charged two Akwesasne police officers following a three-month investigation into a collision on Cornwall Island that killed a Massena, N.Y., couple and a suspected cigarette smuggler. LINK Const. Mike Biron was charged yesterday with criminal negligence causing death and dangerous driving, and Sgt. Kenneth Chaussi was charged with criminal negligence… Continue reading Akwesasne Police charged by OPP
Alex Rodriguez admits to Steroid use
Alex is finally busted and spills the beans on himself. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ykcJ11p1fCA Should the Yankee Slugger be allowed to enter the Hall of Fame? Should he be banned from the game? Whatcha think? Please visit our sponsors:
City of Cornwall on Wikipedia
Interesting read. I wonder how many people from Cornwall have ever read this on wikipedia? Cornwall was once home to a thriving cotton processing industry. Courtaulds Canada Inc.’s rayon manufacturing mill operated until 1992 at one point employing almost 3,000. Domtar, a Quebec-based company operated a paper mill in the city for nearly one-hundred years,… Continue reading City of Cornwall on Wikipedia
Salma Hayek Breastfeeds the Poor
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kM7kKJ1NbQA&eurl=http://www.perezhilton.com/page/2/&feature=player_embedded Now that’s what you call GENEROUS! You go Salma! Please visit our sponsors:
How is the Recession hitting you here in Cornwall?
It’s the main story so far of 2009. The Recession, about to become Depression. How is affecting you in Cornwall? Are you spending less; saving more? Have you lost your job or know someone who has? How bad do you see it getting? Comment back and let us know what you think. “The heart health… Continue reading How is the Recession hitting you here in Cornwall?
Personal Bankruptcies up 50%
“Stunning’ increase reflects debt trap that’s snaring thousands of Canadians, and it likely will get worse” “Consumer bankruptcies led the rise, spiking by 50.1 per cent year over year to 7,821 people, one of the biggest year-over-year jumps in history, according to some observers. “I can’t remember an increase like that. That’s kind of blown… Continue reading Personal Bankruptcies up 50%
Local Tobacco Bust by RCMP
“CORNWALL, ON, Feb. 6 /CNW/ – Two people were arrested by the RCMP for possession of a tobacco product not properly stamped under authority of the Excise Act 2001 following a joint surveillance operation with officers from the Canada Border Services Agency and the RCMP Cornwall Detachment.” LINK Please visit our sponsors:
The Next Federal Election in our Riding.
The Harper Government survived the coalition but for how long? Will Guy Lauzon run again in this riding, and if so who will challenge him? Darlene Jalbert looks to be running again for the NDP. The Liberals, under new leader Michael Ignatieff still haven’t announced a new candidate for this riding. Rumors have been swirling… Continue reading The Next Federal Election in our Riding.