Royal Canadian Legion in Cornwall Ontario Gets a Tank! PHOTO OF THE DAY Jan 20, 2015

Royal Canadian Legion in Cornwall Ontario Gets a Tank!  PHOTO OF THE DAY Jan 20, 2015

CORNWALL Ontario – Heavy rotator operator and assistant manager at Cornwall Towing Terry Cleroux submitted his photo of a tank being installed at the Royal Canadian Legion at Second Street and Cumberland in Cornwall earlier today. Cornwall Towing donated their services earning them our Kudo of the Day too! To submit your photo or video of […]

February is Heart & Stroke Month – Campaign Kicks off in Cornwall Ontario – by James Madison

February is Heart & Stroke Month –  Campaign Kicks off in Cornwall Ontario – by James Madison

  CFN – Heart Disease and Stroke takes the life of one Canadian every 7 minutes. In addition, the Cornwall and SD&G area is known as a cardiac hotspot by Heart and Stroke Foundation (HSF) researchers; 2500 people are hospitalized each year from heart disease and stroke conditions. In an effort at creating awareness for […]

Merry Christmas Greetings on Cornwall Free News! CLICK FOR DETAILS

Merry Christmas Greetings on Cornwall Free News!   CLICK FOR DETAILS

Special Offer for all of our CFN viewers! Buying cards, filling them out, Canada Post! Save on the high cost of mailing out Christmas and Holiday cards by purchasing a greeting on CFN! You can post your image, photo or even video greeting with a short message for only $29.95! Friends, family and people from […]

Cornwall Toyota Comes up BIG for SD&G United Way – DEC 19, 2014

Cornwall Toyota Comes up BIG for SD&G United Way – DEC 19, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Our local Toyota dealership came out and helped the United Way of SD&G reach their goal for this year! Troy Hickman GM/Owner presented a cheque to United Way President Danny Aikman. Over the last 5 weeks the staff at Cornwall Toyota held weekly  charitable luncheons at the dealership  as well as selling […]

Senior Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Christmas Time Literacy & Tartle – DEC 16, 2014

Senior Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Christmas Time Literacy & Tartle – DEC 16, 2014

  CFN – The Tri County Literacy Council, which is a community based non-profit organization, offers both community and individual literacy programs. According to their website, they provide to our residents of SD&G free educational upgrading, from Literacy Basic Skills to occupational training courses. They also offer free educational assessments and develop training plans for […]

Senior’s Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Kudos to Freshco Manager Chris Pierce & Remembrance Day NOV 10, 2014

Senior’s Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Kudos to Freshco Manager Chris Pierce & Remembrance Day NOV 10, 2014

CFN – With the closing of No Frills at the Square, many seniors living in the area were wondering how they would manage to get groceries. I remember one lady who lived in a Senior’s Residence telling me that she would walk to the Square with her walker and get whatever groceries at No Frills […]

Beau’s All Natural Brewery Raises $95,000 After Record Setting Oktoberfest Event in Vankleek Hill

Beau’s All Natural Brewery Raises $95,000 After Record Setting Oktoberfest Event in Vankleek Hill

CFN – Beau’s All Natural Brewery’s annual signature fundraising event, Vankleek Hill Oktoberfest, set a new fundraising record this past weekend (October 3 & 4), accomplishing $95,000 in dollars raised for community and charity. And despite rainon Saturday, the event was also the largest it has ever been, with more than 19,000 festival-goers in attendance […]

Ottawa Children’s Treatment Centre Children Play Garden Party in Cornwall Ontario

Ottawa Children’s Treatment Centre Children Play Garden Party in Cornwall Ontario

  CFN – Children and youth served by the Ottawa Children’s Treatment Centre shared the fruits and vegetables of their labour at the first “Children Play Garden” Party. The children have spent the past four months planting, weeding, watering and caring for their new garden. Today, they celebrated the harvest by picking and sharing the vegetables […]

Al-Anon Participation to the 67th AA District #50 Conference NOV 7&8 Ramada Inn Cornwall Ontario

Al-Anon Participation to the 67th AA District #50 Conference NOV 7&8 Ramada Inn Cornwall Ontario

Al-Anon Family Groups are groups who give strength and hope for friends and families of problem drinkers. Al-Anon Family Groups in Cornwall and the surrounding area are part of the Seaway Valley, District #27 and this district along with Alcoholics Anonymous District #50 are inviting the community to join them at the “Courage to Change” […]

PLEASE SIGN our Petition to the Attorney General of Ontario to have the wrongful charges dropped against Jamie Gilcig and Investigate the event fully.

PLEASE SIGN our Petition to the Attorney General of Ontario to have the wrongful charges dropped against Jamie Gilcig and Investigate the event fully.

It’s very rare that I appeal to the community and there are some that will suggest that this appeal is strictly for myself; maybe for selfish reasons, but it’s certainly not meant to be treated. On February 7th my life changed.  I had gone to court to try and collect from a client.  There was […]

Canadian Stone Carving Festival in Ottawa w/Auction for Habitat For Humanity NCR AUG 23-24

Canadian Stone Carving Festival in Ottawa w/Auction for Habitat For Humanity NCR AUG 23-24

CFN –  The Canadian Stone Carving Festival will be taking place this weekend, August 23rd and 24th, at the corner of Wellington and Metcalfe. Forty stone carvers from across Canada and around the world will be working all weekend to create pieces of art, which will be auctioned offSunday evening in support of Habitat for Humanity National Capital […]

Terry Fox Cancer Run in Cornwall Ontario – Sunday September 14, 2014

Terry Fox Cancer Run in Cornwall Ontario – Sunday September 14, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – It was 34 summers ago that a young man from British Columbia captivated the world with his determination to find a cure for cancer. More than one million Canadians will participate at approximately 6,000 locations across Canada. Since Terry’s Marathon of Hope in 1980, The Terry Fox Foundation has raised over $600 […]

July 23 is National Hot Dog Day! Spinners in Cornwall Ontario Celebrates with $1.00 Jumbo Dogs for Boys & Girls Club!

July 23 is National Hot Dog Day!  Spinners in Cornwall Ontario Celebrates with $1.00 Jumbo Dogs for Boys & Girls Club!

Fitzy is a hot dog that loves eating his hot dogs plain!   CORNWALL Ontario – Today is National Hot Dog Day!   Hey why not?  Everyone loves hot dogs, right?  Even vegetarians have their own veggie dogs and sausages. Looking up some of the history on National Hot Dog Day turns up this info […]

Young People Break Down Door at Fire to Save nearly 10 Animals in Cornwall Ontario

Young People Break Down Door at Fire to Save nearly 10 Animals in Cornwall Ontario

Pictured from Right to Left:  Kim, Megan, Tyler, Calvin, and Rob. CORNWALL Ontario – Fire struck 233 Carleton Friday, but if not for the bravery of a few young people tragedy could have struck even deeper than it has to the occupants of the apartment building who are now left homeless. Kimberly McDonald (far right) […]

Jesse’s Journey Stops in Cornwall June 2, 2014 DUCHENNE MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY

Jesse’s Journey Stops in Cornwall June 2, 2014 DUCHENNE MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY

    Jesse’s Journey is excited to announce that Grandpa Bob’s 4,000 Kilometre Walk for Louie is underway. Grandpa Bob, or Bob Facca, started walking May 12 in Quebec City, for his grandson Louie and all the other boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. More than $400,000 has already been raised.       Grandpa Bob […]

Susan Sauve Catches Sebastien Sasseville in Cornwall Ontario for his Out Run Diabetes Trek

Susan Sauve Catches Sebastien Sasseville in Cornwall Ontario for his Out Run Diabetes Trek

CORNWALL Ontario – CFN viewer Susan Sauve joined Sébastien Sasseville as he ran through Cornwall Ontario in his 7,500 kilometre journey  to raise awareness  for Diabetes early this morning.  (Ms Sauve is in the red jacket –  Mr. Sasseville is on the left in blue)  Cornwall has a great diabetes Centre that’s in the process of moving […]