The Art of Everything By Mary Anne Pankhurst an Interview with the Priest’s Mill Glassblowers, Amy, Paul & Eric on the Art of Discovery

The Art of Everything By Mary Anne Pankhurst an Interview with the Priest’s Mill Glassblowers, Amy, Paul & Eric on the Art of Discovery

Their story is captivating, complex and creatively inspiring. But it’s also a story about their soon-to-be-opened glassblowing studio so has an additional layer of excitement. Because as the artists have helped me understand: You can’t open a studio if you’re looking through rose-coloured glasses. To begin, operating costs run high. The glass-melting furnace alone must […]

There is Hope for the Food Industry in Ontario – Return to the Future by Kathy Coffey, December 07, 2013

There is Hope for the Food Industry in Ontario – Return to the Future by Kathy Coffey, December 07, 2013

CFN – The Legislative Assembly of Ontario passed Bill 36 Local Food Act, 2013 on November 5, 2013. The purposes of the Act are to foster successful and resilient local food economies and systems in Ontario, help increase awareness of local food in Ontario and develop new markets for local food. $30 million has been […]

Homestead Land Holdings Ltd. Seeks Superintendent Teams of 2 CLICK TO APPLY Help Wanted

Homestead Land Holdings Ltd. Seeks Superintendent Teams of 2  CLICK TO APPLY   Help Wanted

Founded in Kingston, Ontario in 1954, we are a people-oriented, private real estate company engaged in the construction, acquisition, and management of multi-family residential projects in Ontario and Naples, Florida. We have branch offices in London, Hamilton, Toronto, Ottawa and Naples, with the head office in Kingston.   Superintendents live and work in our properties and are the “face” […]

ALERT – MISSING DOG – Please Help Rocky Find His Home – St. Raphael’s Brown House Area ONTARIO

ALERT – MISSING DOG – Please Help Rocky Find His Home – St. Raphael’s Brown House Area ONTARIO

Cornwall Ontario –  Please help eight year old ROCKY, a Sheltie Poodle mix find his way home.  His very upset mommy is in shock after construction workers let him out. He was last seen on Beaupre Road going West and lives at 20235 county rd 18 between St. Raphael’s and the Brown House – MISSING […]

The Science and Nature of Water with Scientist Dr. Andy Bramburger

The Science and Nature of Water with Scientist Dr. Andy Bramburger

CFN- Submitted Release On Wednesday, September 25th at 7 pm the River Institute kicks off its Science & Nature Series for 2013-14 with “The Science & Nature of Water” led by River Institute scientist Dr. Andy Bramburger. He has travelled the world researching fresh water and will share his insights on the nature, science and […]

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner Where did my meal come from?

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner Where did my meal come from?

CFN – I was given a book by a friend not too long ago which I am just getting around to reading, The Omnivore’s Dilemma, A Natural History of Four Meals by Michael Pollan.  So much interesting information…”Our ingenuity in feeding ourselves is prodigious, but at various points our technologies come into conflict with nature’s […]

Can you Afford Not to Advertise on CFN? Prices Go Up October 1st! Call or Email to book your Fall & Xmas Ad plans now!

Can you Afford Not to Advertise on CFN?  Prices Go Up October 1st!  Call or Email to book your Fall & Xmas Ad plans now!

Are you one of those Cornwall businesses tired of overpaying for ads on other media that have less viewership than CFN? Ottawa or Montreal ad costs driving you to bankruptcy? Looking for more exposure and better value? Do you want to reach Eastern Ontario Viewers, but don’t want to have to buy ads in multiple […]

Eastern Ontario Rabies Clinics Saturday September 14th from 1-4 PM $20 Dog or Cat – CLICK FOR DETAILS

Eastern Ontario Rabies Clinics  Saturday September 14th from 1-4 PM  $20 Dog or Cat – CLICK FOR DETAILS

CFN – Local veterinarians will be holding rabies vaccination clinics this month throughout the Eastern Counties. The clinics will take place on September 14 from 1 to 4 p.m. and will offer the rabies vaccine for cats and dogs at a cost of $20 per pet. No examination will take place. Rabies is a deadly […]

Sean Bray of Green Valley Ontario Upset at South Glengarry Switching Bulletin from Local Paper to Quebecor

Sean Bray of Green Valley Ontario Upset at South Glengarry Switching Bulletin from Local Paper to Quebecor

As a taxpayer and SG resident, I am dismayed to see you move  advertising to a corporate-owned entity in Cornwall that is controlled in Quebec.  This demonstrates you are clearly out of touch with local businesses and their employees. We expect council to support local businesses, not threaten them.  The Glengarry News is my employer, and you […]

Earth Friendly solutions for packing lunches and scrubbing the throne by Jacqueline Milner.

Earth Friendly solutions for packing lunches and scrubbing the throne by Jacqueline Milner.

  CFN – I just love coming across items that help me accomplish my daily needs and are additionally  “earth friendly”.  These are two items that caught my eye and prompted me to open my wallet to purchase in the last week. The first item is the ECO Lunchbox.  The item came with minimal packaging […]

Beauty Abounds by Jacqueline Milner

Beauty Abounds by Jacqueline Milner

CFN – I took some time with a friend  to explore and take in some of the natural spaces that surround us.  We started off our day at The Martintown Mill which is situated on the Raisin River.  The following two images were captured there.  The flower is about the size of my baby finger […]

Container gardening for the “land challenged” by Jacqueline Milner

Container gardening for the “land challenged” by Jacqueline Milner

CFN – Many people would like to grow some food however they suppose their apartment or small living space will not allow such a project.  Believe it or not, all of us can grow a wee bit of food as long as we have access to some sun and water to feed and nourish our […]

Real Estate Professionals Book Your Spot for Stage 1 of CFN’s New Real Estate Program – One Day Only! CLICK FOR DETAILS

Real Estate Professionals Book Your Spot for Stage 1 of CFN’s New Real Estate Program – One Day Only!  CLICK FOR DETAILS

CFN –   Hey Real Estate professionals; tired of spending a fortune on advertising and marketing and not happy with your results? You will have to be at the presentation of our new Real Estate product. Save money with more results. Brokers, Agents, Mortgage Specialists, Real Estate Lawyers Cornwall – Ottawa – Toronto – Kingston […]

Summer In Full Bloom by Jacqueline Milner “Branches” Exhibit at the Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Blvd., Suite 260, Ottawa, ON

Summer In Full Bloom by Jacqueline Milner  “Branches” Exhibit at the Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Blvd., Suite 260, Ottawa, ON

CFN – Summer is in full bloom and I cannot think of better way to share the splendor and beauty that surrounds us each and every day than through images captured in my backyard this morning.  I just wish I could attach a file which would allow me to share the sweet smell of the milkweed blooms, the wind […]

Nature News from Niagara Falls and Cornwall, Ontario. Submitted Announcements.

Nature News from Niagara Falls and Cornwall, Ontario.  Submitted Announcements.

CFN – As we transition into summer, we’re pleased to pass along two family  friendly events scheduled this Friday and Saturday.  Both of these organizations celebrate the Natural World that delights and surrounds us… if we would just stop… to look… and appreciate. Grand Opening of Heartland Forest Nature Centre Niagara Falls, ON – Since Heartland […]

Easy Vegetables and Greens for Health by Jacqueline Milner

Easy Vegetables and Greens for Health by Jacqueline Milner

CFN – Have you planted any vegetables this year? My planting journey began back in February with an experiment in growing some slips from a sweet potato in water.  I started with three potatoes, commercially bought at the store and came to find out from an experienced gardener that store bought potatoes may present challenges […]

Food Glorious food…right in your own backyard.

Food Glorious food…right in your own backyard.

CFN – We have a couple of wonderful food events happening this coming week-end in the Cornwall, Ontario area.  We trust all our readers from across the on-line world will take the time to read about these community events as these happenings bring community together to share information about growing and finding wild food sources right […]

Late Breaking News from the St. Lawrence River Institute of Environmental Sciences

CFN – Submitted Media Advisory What: TED Fellow and American Inventor Sonaar Luthra will be speaking in Cornwall tomorrow evening, Wednesday, May 15th at 6:30 pm as a special guest of the River Institute and the US Embassy Where: The St. Lawrence River Institute of Environmental Sciences ( 2 St. Lawrence Drive on the St. […]