Viscount Alexander Students & Teachers Raise $2062.30 for United Way of SD&G – December 21, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Students and teachers from Viscount Alexander recently raised money for United Way of S.D. & G.  Popcorn sales, Subway lunches, and dress-down monies all added to a whpoping $2062.30. Left to Right – Madame Aikman, campaign chair, Danny Aikman, Principal, Mrs. Bubeck.  Children back left to right Emily Screech and Steven Wilson, […]

Christmas Political Round Table on 9:00 AM December 21, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Tuesday morning at 9:00 AM means it’s time for The Political Round Table on!   Click the imageabove or link below to listen LIVE or via Podcast on demand. Join pundits Joe Gunn & Denis Sabourin for our special Christmas and Holiday edition where we’ll be joined by a special guest […]

Cornwall Ontario is Mr. Roger’s Neighbourhood – Chris Rogers Appointed Chief Building Officer – December 20, 2010

Cornwall ON – Paul Fitzpatrick, Chief Administrative Officer announced today the appointment of Chris Rogers as the Chief Building Official for the City of Cornwall, effective immediately. Mr. Chris Rogers has been Acting CBO with the City of Cornwall since May 2010, and was previously Deputy CBO/Senior Building Inspector since 2006. He has also held […]

Letter to the Editor – John Milnes Wants A Garbage Incinerator in Cornwall Ontario – December 19, 2010

Dear Sir: Mayor Bob Kilger and his merry band of councillors have given the city taxpayers an early Christmas gift, more taxes for the future! The mayor has decided to try and extend the life of the city garbage dump by twenty years but, seemingly, the council as a whole does not have the capacity to plan for the […]

State Farm Friday Night Feats First Prize Cheque of $17,500 Presented to Holy Trinity Falcons in Cornwall Ontario – December 19, 2010

Cornwall ON – Like a good neighbor State Farm Insurance was at Holy Trinity Catholic Secondary School in Cornwall Ontario to present The Falcons with a cheque for $17,500!! The School was victorious in a competition that took place right across North America beating out a 2nd place school for Texas with over 12,000 votes […]

“Emergency Scam” fraud warning and Crime Reduction Tips – Cornwall Ontario – December 18, 2010

Cornwall ON – Though the “Emergency Scam” (or sometimes referred to as the “Grandparent Scam”) has been around for years, the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre (CAFC) warns the public to be on alert after noting a marked increase in the number of complaints in the last two months. In the typical scenario, a grandparent receives a […]

Moustache Joe’s Unveils New Lunch Menu – 109 Pitt Street in Cornwall Ontario – 613 937 0700 – December 18, 2010

Cornwall ON – One of my favorite spots for lunch in Downtown Cornwall Ontario, Moustache Joe’s, just changed their lunch menu.    The old faves are still there, but now they’ve added dishes like Italian Mac and Cheese with Gorgonzola and Prosciutto! Of course Moustache Joe’s is more than just a great spot for lunch! […]

THE FIGHTER starts Friday December 17, 2010 at The Port Theatre in Cornwall Ontario – Mark Wahlberg, Christian Bale, Amy Adams!

Cornwall ON – It’s very poignant that The Port Theatre is playing The Fighter this Christmas season.     If you’re going to see one movie during the holidays and you really love the magic that makes movies movies don’t cheat yourself. This isn’t Rocky.  This movie is going to get a lot of Oscar […]

Healthy Scores for City of Cornwall Ontario Medical Health Facilities and Services – December 16, 2010

Cornwall ON – During the past month two City operations have received certifications following operational reviews. The Glen Stor Dun Lodge received its full compliance from Accreditation Canada while Emergency Medical Services received its Emergency Health Services Certification. Accreditation of Glen Stor Dun Lodge is a thorough, staged process that is completed every three years. […]

Ontario Electronic Stewardship Cornwall Ontario Visit a Success! Fall Tour nets over tonnes of Electronic Waste! – December 16, 2010

Toronto ON  – After 72 days on the road covering nearly 4,000 kilometres and seeing a grand total of 7,505 vehicles in 14 cities across the province, the Ontario Electronic Stewardship’s mobile electronics recycling centre has concluded its fall tour with resounding success. On Oct. 2, 2010 The Ontario Electronic Stewardship’s mobile electronics recycling centre […]

Save $300-$3000 on Canadian Maple Leaf Diamonds at Pommier Jewellers – 6 Second Street East in Downtown Cornwall Ontario – New Stock arriving daily! – December 14, 2010

Cornwall ON – Pommier Jewellers, 6 Second Street East in Downtown Cornwall Ontario is your place to shop for that special gift this Christmas and Holiday season!    Get away from those crazy jammed malls and enjoy a pleasant shopping experience tended by their expert staff! New stock is still arriving daily! They have a […]

Mel & Angus from The General Electryk say Hello From Down Under (Australia) VIDEO – December 14, 2010

Cornwall ON – Well via Australia where Cornwall’s favorite band The General Electryk are wintering, or is that summering. Here is the first intstallement of our music documentary, we’ll be posting videos bi-weekly while we’re away. Things are going great here, we’ve played a gig on the Gold Coast and have a couple more this month. We’ll be […]

Cornwall Transit 15th Annual Safe Driver/Safe Worker Award Breakfast – December 15, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Cornwall Transit Operations and Maintenance employees will be honoured during a breakfast ceremony on  Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at 5:30 am to 9:00 am at the Cornwall Transit building at 863 Second Street West. Len Tapp, Division Manager of Cornwall Transit along with Mayor Bob Kilger, CAO Paul Fitzpatrick and Municipal Works […]

The Verdict is in on Eight Zero Zero – Our Food Review for Cornwall Ontario’s Steakhouse – December 13, 2010

Cornwall ON – I love doing food reviews especially when they take me to places like Eight Zero Zero in Cornwall Ontario! (off of the Brookdale exit from the 401) If you’re a meat lover this is where you want to be.   If you love Filet Mignon there is no finer place for many, […]

Chair of the Downtown Cornwall Ontario BIA, Martha Woods, Thanks The Cornwall Fire Department – December 10, 2010

Cornwall ON – I would like to take this time to commend Cornwall Fire Services and the many firefighters that were called to fight the fire at Truffles Burger Bar early Sunday morning. . Although it was devastating to learn of the loss of this new restaurant in Downtown Cornwall, there was also a sense […]

Same Old Same Old or Fresh New Blood? Committees in Cornwall Ontario – Editorial by Jamie Gilcig – December 10, 2010

Cornwall ON- Cornwall Ontario, like many cities, invites citizens to sit on committees.     There was a letter to the editor in the Standard Free Holder talking about comments from a city councilor. LINK “”not your same old guys with your tired ideas”” There have been comments emanating from city hall recently about maybe […]