UPDATE – Missing Child Found! OPP Seeking Help on Missing Person Chadley BENARD-GOSSE CALL Crimestoppers 1-800-222-8477

UPDATE – Missing Child Found! OPP Seeking Help on Missing Person Chadley BENARD-GOSSE CALL Crimestoppers  1-800-222-8477

  UPDATE On March 13, SD&G OPP officers were continuing to investigate the report of a missing 13 year old who went missing on March 12 and was last seen by family at their residence on County Road 24, Dalkeith in North Glengarry Township.  At approximately 11:20am this date, Chadley BENARD-GOSSE (dob 20 May 1997) […]

Cornwall Free News Rated Number One Online Media in Alexa Canadian Rankings for Cornwall Ontario – March 11, 2011

Cornwall Free News Rated Number One Online Media in Alexa Canadian Rankings for Cornwall Ontario – March 11, 2011

Cornwall ON- In this world you can’t make everyone happy.   You can’t be friends with everyone and not all people will like you. But this morning it feels good to announce that enough of you like us that we are number one Canadian ranked online media source in Cornwall for the first time! Thank […]

Crown Ward Education Championship Team Established in Cornwall Ontario – March 10, 2011

Crown Ward Education Championship Team Established in Cornwall Ontario – March 10, 2011

Queens Park ON – When barriers to postsecondary education are removed, students are given the opportunity to succeed not only in school, but also in life.  That’s why Ontario is helping Crown Wards in Cornwall succeed at college, university and apprenticeship training.  A new Crown Ward Education Championship Team is being established in the Cornwall […]

Cornwall Ontario Celebrated the 100th Anniversary of International Women’s Day Well! – HD VIDEO – March 10, 2011

Cornwall Ontario Celebrated the 100th Anniversary of International Women’s Day Well! – HD VIDEO – March 10, 2011

Cornwall ON – Elaine MacDonald was one of the busiest women in Cornwall Ontario this weekend as it was the 100th International Women’ s Day celebration world wide. Opening the Full House Celebration httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aEFq_GjUqjA From last Saturday event at the Best Western PLUS Parkway Inn & Conference Centre, to The Vagina Monologues to yesterday’s chat […]

La Banque Scotia ajoute des postes à son Centre de contact de Cornwall – le 9 Mars, 2011

La Banque Scotia ajoute des postes à son Centre de contact de Cornwall – le 9 Mars, 2011

Cornwall ON – La Banque Scotia a annoncé aujourd’hui qu’elle augmentera ses effectifs à son nouveau Centre decontact clientèle à Cornwall, Ontario, avec une demande immédiate de 30 postes bilingues (anglais etfrançais) à temps partiel à pourvoir. Ces nouveaux postes feront partie de l’équipe du service à la clientèle de la Banque Scotia et, selon […]

BREAKING NEWS – St. Joseph’s and General Vanier School in Cornwall Ontario on LOCK DOWN – Police Searching for Individual – March 9, 2011 – UPDATED 11:53 AM

BREAKING NEWS – St. Joseph’s and General Vanier School in Cornwall Ontario on LOCK DOWN – Police Searching for Individual – March 9, 2011 – UPDATED 11:53 AM

Cornwall ON – Cornwall Ontario Police have confirmed that St. Joseph’s School and General Vanier are in Lock Down as they are searching for an individual. No injuries have been reported and we’ll report details as they become available.   If you have any information, photos or video, email us at info@cornwallfreenews.com or call our […]

Scotiabank To Hire 30 Part Time Bilingual Positions in Cornwall Ontario – March 8, 2011

Scotiabank To Hire 30 Part Time Bilingual Positions in Cornwall Ontario – March 8, 2011

Cornwall ON – Scotiabank announced today that it will be expanding its workforce at the bank’s new customer contact centre in Cornwall, Ontario with an immediate requirement to fill 30 part-time bilingual (English and French) positions. The new positions will be part of Scotiabank’s Customer Service Team and successful candidates will be expected to join […]

1111 Gretchen Court in Cornwall Ontario ON FIRE – UPDATED 2:23 PM – Photos and Videos shortly – March 8, 2011

1111 Gretchen Court in Cornwall Ontario ON FIRE – UPDATED 2:23 PM – Photos and Videos shortly – March 8, 2011

Cornwall ON – Fire has struck the pre-cursor of Glen Stor Dun Lodge at 1111 Gretchen Court; the former St. Michael’s Academy building which were converted to Condos.   Photo courtesy of Kevin Lamoureux httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MUGFfKMnLNg Photo courtesy of Kevin Lamoureux UPDATE 2:23 PM I just spoke with Chief Myles Cassidy of the Cornwall Fire Department. […]

MOHAWK COUNCIL OF AKWESASNE EXTENDS CONDOLENCES ON PASSING OF CHIPPEWAS OF NAWASH CHIEF RALPH AKIWENZIE – March 8, 2011

MOHAWK COUNCIL OF AKWESASNE EXTENDS CONDOLENCES ON  PASSING OF CHIPPEWAS OF NAWASH CHIEF RALPH AKIWENZIE – March 8, 2011

AKWESASNE MOHAWK TERRITORY —The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne expresses its sincere condolences to the friends, family and the community of the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nations on the passing of Chief Ralph Akiwenzie on Friday, March 4th. To commemorate his passing, MCA Grand Chief Mike Kanentakeron Mitchell conducted a tobacco burning ceremony and offered […]

WHITE RIBBON CAMPAIGN Launches April 28th – Calls on All Men Committed to Ending Violence Against Women! – Cornwall Ontario

WHITE RIBBON CAMPAIGN Launches April 28th – Calls on All Men Committed to Ending Violence Against Women! – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – In November 2010, The Mayor’s Task Force hosted speaker Jackson Katz on the subject of male socialization toward violence. Since that time momentum has built to address the issues of violence against women as a “men’s issue” that requires significant commitment by men to change the behaviours and issues that result in […]

Letter to the Editor by Elaine MacDonald – International Women’s Day, 2011: A Call to Action

Letter to the Editor by Elaine MacDonald – International Women’s Day, 2011: A Call to Action

Strikes and demonstrations among textile workers in 1911 marked the beginning of the labour movement’s call for women’s right to work, vote, hold office and end discrimination. At the 100-year mark, women around the world and in Canada in particular, celebrate considerable progress. For example, at work and in politics, whereas women were totally excluded […]

Celebrate Ontario Grants to Alight at Night Festival and Cornwall Lift -Off Boost Tourism in Eastern Ontario – March 7, 2011

Celebrate Ontario Grants to Alight at Night Festival and Cornwall Lift -Off Boost Tourism in Eastern Ontario – March 7, 2011

Queens Park ON Ontario is helping festivals and events in Morrisburg and Cornwall to boost tourism, generate economic activity, welcome new visitors to the region, and support and create new local jobs. The province is providing funding for various events and festivals organized by the St. Lawrence Parks Commission (SLPC) and the Kinsmen Cornwall Lift-Off.  For example, […]

Sold Out Vagina Monologues Have Many Asking for an Extra Show Next Year! SASS Fundraiser a hit! March 6, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Sold Out Vagina Monologues Have Many Asking for an Extra Show Next Year!  SASS Fundraiser a hit!  March 6, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – The Vagina Monlogues were a sold out success at the Ramada in Cornwall Ontario Saturday March 5, 2011! Pictured above: Back row, left to right: Michelle Edgar-Labelle, Alicja Francis, Megan Thomlison, Theresa Bowman, Carole Mainville, Gabrielle Stanton, Connie Leroux, Marie-Josée Menard, Allison Main, Kathy Kiverago Front row, left to right: Susan Ramsay, […]

Species at Risk: A Cross-Country Trek through Canada’s National Parks – March 16, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Species at Risk: A Cross-Country Trek through Canada’s National Parks – March 16, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – The Science and Nature Speaker Series continues on March 16 at 7 pm at the Cornwall Public Library with a talk entitled, “Species at Risk: A Cross-Country Trek Through Canada’s National Parks”. . In her talk, Dr. Briar Howes, from Parks Canada, will take you across the country to some of Canada’s […]

SASS Recogknizes the 100th Anniversary of International Women’s Day – March 8, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

SASS Recogknizes the 100th Anniversary of International Women’s Day – March 8, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – The staff of Sexual Assault Support Services for Women of Stormont, Dundas, Glengarry and Akwesasne (SASS) would like to recognize the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day on March 8, 2011. . This is a global celebration of the economic, political and social achievements of women over the last 100 years. Society […]