Shooting the Dream – “For Ellen” Feature Film to be Shot in Massena NY – Cornwall native Jen E Gatien Producing – January 5, 2010

Shooting the Dream – “For Ellen” Feature Film to be Shot in Massena NY – Cornwall native Jen E Gatien Producing – January 5, 2010

Jen Gatien may have started in Cornwall Ontario, but she’s busy as a film producer and will be shooting “For Ellen” in Massena NY this month. L I N K “For Ellen,” was written and is being directed by So Yong Kim, who is co-producing the film with her husband, Bradley Rust Gray, and Cornwall, […]

Teen Social Skill Improvement Course at The Cornwall Ontario Public Library – Sunday January 24, 2010

Teen Social Skill Improvement Course at The Cornwall Ontario Public Library – Sunday January 24, 2010

Helpful Workshop For Teens Cornwall Public Library is offering a new 3 hour Teen workshop on Sunday, January 24 for teens looking to improve their social skills.  The Teen Advantage is a workshop led by Dr. Raji Menon that will help teens build confidence in relationships, help them get ready to face the world and do well in school […]

Cornwall and Toronto Share many of the Same Municipal Election Issues – January 4, 2010

Cornwall and Toronto Share many of the Same Municipal Election Issues – January 4, 2010

We’re both Waterfront cities.  We both have diverse multicultural communities with all the challenges and benefits that it brings. Budget shortfall issues plague both cities. Transportation is a big issue too. Expansion of the airport and the new low level bridge have the potential to turn Cornwall into a BOOM town if done right and […]

ROGER SAUVÉ – The People of Cornwall and SD&G – A 10 week feature for the Cornwall Free News – Week 8 – HOME – The places where we live – (Or What an Amazing Value Real Estate is in SD&G) January 4, 2010

ROGER SAUVÉ – The People of Cornwall and SD&G – A 10 week feature for the Cornwall Free News – Week 8 – HOME – The places where we live – (Or What an Amazing Value Real Estate is in SD&G)  January 4, 2010

ROGER SAUVÉ – The People of Cornwall and SD&G – A 10 week feature for the Cornwall Free News – Week 8 – HOME – The places where we live There are over 44,000 private dwellings in SD&G, providing a place to live to over 110,000 residents. On average, there are 6.6 rooms per dwelling while […]

Episode 3 of Cooking with Kretz – Beau’s Brew Brined Pork Chops with Guest Tom Manley of Homestead Organics – January 4, 2010

Episode 3 of Cooking with Kretz – Beau’s Brew Brined Pork Chops with Guest Tom Manley of Homestead Organics – January 4, 2010

Episode four of our series “Cooking with Kretz” The 100 Mile Cuisine of SD&SG  County in Ontario Canada was full of challenges for Chef Shawn Kretz. He brined his organic local Pork in some Beau’s Brew Beer which is bottled in Vankleek Hill Ontario. The dish also had a corn meal polenta, roasted local root […]

“If I Run It Will be to Win” Mark MacDonald on Running for Mayor of Cornwall Ontario – January 3, 2009

“If I Run It Will be to Win” Mark MacDonald on Running for Mayor of Cornwall Ontario – January 3, 2009

Cornwall City Councilor Mark MacDonald denies rumors of his run for mayor of Cornwall Ontario. I spoke with Councilor MacDonald Saturday morning about the city and things political as well as his journey to Vancouver for the 2010 Winter Olympics where he’s volunteering. Mark will be at the main venue, BC Place for the opening […]

Rumor has it……Cornwall City Councilor about to announce Run for Mayor’s Gig? Cornwall Ontario – January 2, 2010

Rumor has it……Cornwall City Councilor about to announce Run for Mayor’s Gig?  Cornwall Ontario – January 2, 2010

January 4th is the opening date for candidates for mayor and city councilor nominations. There are rumblings of a few names who are considering running. My sources deep within Cornwall Ontario are telling me that Mark MacDonald a certain Cornwall Ontario city Councilor is about to make a press announcement on Monday (January 4th) to […]

Free Movies at The Cornwall Public Library – The Boys are Back – Clive Owen – Cornwall Ontario – January 7-8

Free Movies at The Cornwall Public Library – The Boys are Back – Clive Owen – Cornwall Ontario – January 7-8

Free Movies at the Cornwall Public Library The Boys are Back starring Clive Owen The Cornwall Public Library ( 45 2nd Street East) is having a free movie screening. Inspired by a true story, THE BOYS ARE BACK is a deeply moving,wryly confessional tale of fatherhood, that intimately evokes both the fragility and wonders of family life. […]

We’ll be publishing LIVE Saturday January 2 from 10-1 at Island Inkjet 256 Pitt Street in Downtown Cornwall Ontario ! – You never know who you’ll bump into at Island Inkjet’s Internet Cafe

We’ll be publishing LIVE Saturday January 2 from 10-1 at Island Inkjet 256 Pitt Street in Downtown Cornwall Ontario ! – You never know who you’ll bump into at Island Inkjet’s Internet Cafe

Clifford Stork, manager of Island Inkjet and Laser Toners is morphing his store slowly but surely into a meet and greet spot in the downtown core. Besides being a depot for Coffey’s Coffee Clifford has created an Internet Cafe.  Super rates; great Coffee and you never know who you’ll bump into. This morning SD&SG MPP […]

MPP for SD&SG Jim Brownell Meets Victims of Abuse over Project Truth Inquiry Recommendations – Counselling Budget Cut Concerns – Cornwall Ontario – December 31, 2009

MPP for SD&SG Jim Brownell Meets Victims of Abuse over Project Truth Inquiry Recommendations – Counselling Budget Cut Concerns – Cornwall Ontario – December 31, 2009

SD&SG MPP Jim Brownell met with two victims of abuse who wrote him about funding cuts to their counselling today after Letters to the Editor appeared in The Cornwall Free News. Donna Leroux and Marge Laprade are concerned that the therapy they’ve been receiving now, after 40 years of not getting assistance, will be cut […]

Letter to the Editor – Brian Lynch re: Stipend Increases for Council – December 30, 2009

Letter to the Editor – Brian Lynch re: Stipend Increases for Council – December 30, 2009

December 30, 2009 Dear Editor: I disagree with the recent  suggestion by Mayor Bob Kilger that the City of Cornwall should provide stipends to council members who sit on the boards and committees of various community organizations. This is simply a pay increase through the back door for council members in addition to their regular pay […]

We’re Proud to Announce our Newest Sponsor: Katerina’s Restaurant & Catering – 1195 2nd Street West – Cornwall Ontario – 613.932.9324

We’re Proud to Announce our Newest Sponsor: Katerina’s Restaurant & Catering – 1195 2nd Street West – Cornwall Ontario – 613.932.9324

Walking into Katerina’s Restaurant on a snowy winter’s day is like getting an instant dose of Vitamin D. The colours, the mood, ambiance, and decor just up the temperature a few degrees.   If you go on Mexican Buffet night (Wednesday & Thursdays) an amazing Margarita and meal will definitely help take those winter blahs away! Mention that […]

Cosmic Christmas Update from Jeremy Pommier – Cornwall Ontario – December 30, 2009

Cosmic Christmas Update from Jeremy Pommier – Cornwall Ontario – December 30, 2009

A Cosmic Update From Jeremy Pommier The first annual Cosmic Christmas was a cosmic success! Fifty to sixty local hipsters made their appearances; including some local photographers and other artists. The main hall, for the bands and art, was ice cold; but that didn’t stop the art fans from drinking and having a good time. The […]

Jim Brownell Responds to Donna Leroux’s Letter to the Editor – Cornwall Ontario – December 30, 2009

Jim Brownell Responds to Donna Leroux’s Letter to the Editor – Cornwall Ontario – December 30, 2009

Jim Brownell has been called the hardest working MPP for a reason.   He’s written a letter that will be going to Minister Chris Bentley regarding the Letter to the Editor posted here by Donna Leroux regarding funding for victims of child hood sexual abuse at the inquiry here in Cornwall. Now that’s fast action.   […]

You asked for them; Recipes from Chef Shawn Kretz 100 Mile Cuisine Episodes 1& 2 – Cooking with Kretz – December 29, 2009

You asked for them; Recipes from Chef Shawn Kretz 100 Mile Cuisine Episodes 1& 2 – Cooking with Kretz – December 29, 2009

If you haven’t checked out the first episodes of Cooking with Kretz click this LINK. Chef Shawn Kretz has created quite the menu from foods harvested within 100 Miles of SD&G. In our first episode shot locally as Schnitzels, we featured Bison & Goat Cheese Pizza using a Beau’s Brew dough; Bison pepperoni from Island […]