Cornwall Community Hospital (CCH) Asking Residents Not to Come to the Emergency Department (ER) for a COVID-19 Test

DECEMBER 29, 2021 – As the highly contagious COVID-19 Omicron variant continues to fuel exponential growth in exposures to the virus and increased demands for testing, Cornwall Community Hospital (CCH) is asking members of the community not to come to the Emergency Department for a COVID-19 test only.  Emergency Department capacity must be protected for ill patients requiring… Continue reading Cornwall Community Hospital (CCH) Asking Residents Not to Come to the Emergency Department (ER) for a COVID-19 Test

In Memoriam – DUMOULIN, Chantal Denise AUGUST 13, 2021

CHANTAL DENISE DUMOULIN AUGUST 13, 2021 It has been 7 years since you left us. Silent Tear You left us broken-hearted Not knowing what to do. Each night we shed a silent tear, As your memory floods our thoughts To let you know we love you, And just how much we care. Take our million… Continue reading In Memoriam – DUMOULIN, Chantal Denise AUGUST 13, 2021

Jehovah Witness Cornwall Convention Moves Online as Community Deals with Covid-19

Every summer, the Dumont family looks forward to the weekend of their regional convention. “This is the highlight of the year for us! We buy a new dress, we meet our friends, some of whom we haven’t seen for a whole year, and we love eating outside in parks in Cornwall.” says Twistha with a… Continue reading Jehovah Witness Cornwall Convention Moves Online as Community Deals with Covid-19

In Memorium CHANTAL DENISE DUMOULIN AUGUST 13, 2020

It has been six years since you left us. We are sending a dove to heaven with a parcel on its wings, be careful when you open it.  It’s full of beautiful things Inside are a million kisses wrapped in a million hugs. To say how much we miss you and to send you all our love.… Continue reading In Memorium CHANTAL DENISE DUMOULIN AUGUST 13, 2020

Obituary HERRINGTON, RONALD in Cornwall Ontario

Ronald “Satch” Herrington passed away at Heartwood Nursing Home on Saturday, July 11, 2020 at the age of 85.   Sadly missed by his brothers and sisters Edward Herrington, Dawn Ford, Evelyn Ringe and Brian (Sandra) Herrington as well as many nieces, nephews and dear friends Claude Hebert and Bob Katz.   Predeceased by his… Continue reading Obituary HERRINGTON, RONALD in Cornwall Ontario

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If you are providing services during this crisis or just need the word spread email us today at info@cornwallfreenews.com and we’ll do our part to help you do our part. Delivery service? Community service? Public notices? Online? Please remember that CFN is a lot more than Cornwall. Our large audiences from Montreal to Toronto read… Continue reading CFN Covid 19 Coronavirus SUPPORT YOUR COMMUNITY PAY AS YOU CAN Ad Deal 032320

Riley’s Bakery in Cornwall Closes Due to COVID 19 Coronavirus 031620

Local institution and if Cornwall Ontario has a heart, Riley’s Bakery has shut down due to the COVID 19 Coronavirus. From their facebook page: “Riley’s Bakery will be closed today and until further notice, in response to covid-19, we feel in good conscience this is the right thing to do. Sorry for any inconvenience this… Continue reading Riley’s Bakery in Cornwall Closes Due to COVID 19 Coronavirus 031620

Canadian Government Says Chance of Spread of COVID 19 Coronavirus @ NAV Centre in Cornwall is Low as 228 Travelers Arrive 021720

Government of Canada evacuating Canadians on board Diamond Princess cruise ship to the NAV Centre On February 15, the federal government announced that Global Affairs Canada has chartered a plane to repatriate Canadians on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship docked in Yokohama, Japan. Before leaving Japan, passengers will be assessed to confirm they have… Continue reading Canadian Government Says Chance of Spread of COVID 19 Coronavirus @ NAV Centre in Cornwall is Low as 228 Travelers Arrive 021720

CFN Viewer Protest Letter re NAV CAN Site for COVID 19 Quarantine CORONAVIRUS – Please Share and Email! 021620

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CFN has some amazing viewers. This was submitted today and already sent to council. If you don’t want NAV to be used as a Quarantine site please email council as well as our MPP and MP. Please copy and paste this letter and fill their in boxes! bclement@cornwall.ca councillors@cornwall.ca jim.mcdonell@pc.ola.org Dear Members of Cornwall City… Continue reading CFN Viewer Protest Letter re NAV CAN Site for COVID 19 Quarantine CORONAVIRUS – Please Share and Email! 021620

BREAKING Pickering Nuclear Plant in Canada – No Release of Radioactive Reported WILL UPDATE January 12, 2020

An incident has been reported at the Pickering Nuclear Station. The emergency alert sent just before 7:30 am said no abnormal release of radioactivity from the station has been detected and people within 10 km of the plant do not need to take any action at this time. We will update as more info becomes… Continue reading BREAKING Pickering Nuclear Plant in Canada – No Release of Radioactive Reported WILL UPDATE January 12, 2020

1st Snow Day for Cornwall Area as 20+ CM Wallop Area NOV 12, 2019 BUSES CANCELLED

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All buses are cancelled for the kiddies today as the Cornwall area has been blanketed by the expected snow storm. While tapering off, the snow is still falling in many areas locally. Warnings 4:45 AM EST Tuesday 12 November 2019Snowfall warning in effect for: Cornwall – Lancaster Maxville – Alexandria Morrisburg – Long Sault Winchester… Continue reading 1st Snow Day for Cornwall Area as 20+ CM Wallop Area NOV 12, 2019 BUSES CANCELLED

Will You Pony UP to Keep CFN Viewer Comments Alive After July 31, 2019?

We’ve had a lot of feedback since we announced that we would stop allowing viewer comments on CFN stories after July 31, 2019. So after a lot of internal discussion we decided to allow those that want it to stay to put their money where their mouths are. If we receive enough viewer donations by… Continue reading Will You Pony UP to Keep CFN Viewer Comments Alive After July 31, 2019?

CFN Call for Financial Support Due to Conspiratorial City Boycott in Cornwall Ontario 050319 PT1

Canada. Section 2(b) of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms states that everyone has “the freedom of thought, belief, opinion and expression, including freedom of the press and other media of communication.” Sadly in the City of Cornwall and SD&G this is a sad joke. It goes beyond freedom of the press and charter rights. I mean,… Continue reading CFN Call for Financial Support Due to Conspiratorial City Boycott in Cornwall Ontario 050319 PT1

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – The Care Centre, Heritage Fair & Glengarry Fencibles Bishop’s House Project – 030619

Black and white TV and rabbit ears!! Those were the days of great comedy , westerns and other shows , all suitable for family viewing. None of the shows had any vulgarity so all the family could spread the rabbit ears as far as they would go and watch our favourites on TV. I loved… Continue reading Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – The Care Centre, Heritage Fair & Glengarry Fencibles Bishop’s House Project – 030619

T Storm ALERT for the Cornwall Ontario Area – Possible Tornadoes in Area 082918

Cornwall Ontario – Eastern Ontario is about to get a whupping from Mother Nature including TORNADO warnings in the Newington and Winchester areas nearby. Please use caution and do not wear tin foil hats until the all clear is given or the zappy thing ports you safely to Nurbital. We will update as silly people… Continue reading T Storm ALERT for the Cornwall Ontario Area – Possible Tornadoes in Area 082918

Eastern Ontario Municipal Candidate Seminar MAY 24th BEST WESTERN Cornwall CLICK FOR DETAILS

Running for office is a major life decision. You are putting yourself out into the public eye to serve your community. There are many challenges. Whether you’re a rookie or experienced,  the two sessions of this seminar have something to add to your arsenal of tools and help you not only get elected, but serve… Continue reading Eastern Ontario Municipal Candidate Seminar MAY 24th BEST WESTERN Cornwall CLICK FOR DETAILS

4th Annual John Rothwell Memorial Motorcycle Ride & Hot Rod Event JULY 28, 2018 Cornwall Ontario

The White Knucklerz RC is hosting the 4th Annual John Rothwell Memorial Motorcycle Ride & Hot Rod Event in Cornwall Ontario to raise funds for local sick children. DATE:  Saturday July 28, 2018 Location:  527 A Pitt Street in Cornwall Ontario. Time:  Sing up is at 9AM Prizes and Kick Off at 10:30 AM!  Community… Continue reading 4th Annual John Rothwell Memorial Motorcycle Ride & Hot Rod Event JULY 28, 2018 Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall Gen & Hotel Dieu Nursing Alumni Book Being Created 110117

To all the Alumni Graduates of the Cornwall General Hospital School of Nursing, RNA CGH Alumni and the Hotel Dieu Hospital School of Nursing: We will be putting together a book of nursing memories – your memories and mine . We will need short articles from the Alumni Graduates to form a book: “Before the… Continue reading Cornwall Gen & Hotel Dieu Nursing Alumni Book Being Created 110117