Cornwall Ontario EI recipients up 46% in October – SD&G Economic News Update by Roger Sauvé

Cornwall Ontario EI recipients up 46% in October – SD&G Economic News Update by Roger Sauvé

SD&G Economic News Update by Roger Sauvé – Cornwall EI recipients up 46% in October Cornwall Ontario – December 22, 2009. Statistics Canada reported that the number of people in Cornwall receiving regular Employment Insurance (EI) jumped by 46% in October from a year earlier. The number of recipients in the Hawkesbury region was up by a much […]

MCA Reacts to Not Winning Court Injunction – Akwesasne – December 22, 2009

MCA Reacts to Not Winning Court Injunction – Akwesasne – December 22, 2009

MOHAWK COUNCIL OF AKWESASNE RESPONDS TO FEDERAL COURT RULING ON MOTION FOR INTERIM ORDERS AKWESASNE, ONTARIO—On Monday, December 21st, Federal Court Justice Anne Mactavish dismissed the Mohawk Council of Akwesane’s Motion for Interim Orders seeking an Interlocutory Injunction. The Motion was filed in response to the Canada Border Services Agency’s (CBSA) actions of seizing vehicles and issuing […]

There is always more than one side to the story or Mohawk Paranoia – EDITORIAL – December 21, 2009

There is always more than one side to the story or Mohawk Paranoia – EDITORIAL – December 21, 2009

Paranoia, here are some of the definitions from Dictionary.com “A psychotic disorder characterized by delusions of persecution with or without grandeur, often strenuously defended with apparent logic and reason.” “Extreme, irrational distrust of others.” Now I’m not saying that there are no grounds of residents of Akwesasne, but there are some who for whatever reasons […]

Harper Government 1 – Akwesasne 1 – Courts Deny Injunction vs CBSA – December 21, 2009

Harper Government 1 – Akwesasne 1 – Courts Deny Injunction vs CBSA – December 21, 2009

A Canadian Federal Court has denied an injunction request that would cease the actions of seizure of vehicles that fail to report to the temporary CBSA station in Cornwall Ontario for residents who return to Canadian territory from the US. Currently residents of Akwesasne that cross the line between the US and Canada are forced […]

“The songs we sing” – a poem by Jason Setnyk

“The songs we sing” – a poem by Jason Setnyk

“The songs we sing” – a poem by Jason Setnyk We sing of joys, we sing of tragedy An orchestra of drama unfolds Countless narratives and stories are told Yet we always sing with brevity Our memoirs like a faded old music sheet Each character on stage has their own song An opera, gospel, or […]

United Way Oasis by The Sea Cruise Won – Cornwall Square – Dianne Smith – December 19, 2009

United Way Oasis by The Sea Cruise Won – Cornwall Square – Dianne Smith – December 19, 2009

The Oasis By The Sea Cruise was won and announced today at Cornwall Square.  In conjunction with Jolly Tours, Startek and United Way. Congratulations to the winner! Dianne Smith of Cornwall. Pictured left to right: Campaign Chair, Deputy Chief Danny Aikman, Winner, Dianne Smith and Startek, Recruitment Manager and Board member, Dominique Payment-Chabot. The team […]

Team Cornwall 2009 Year in Review – Review of the Review by Markus Noé – December 18, 2009

Team Cornwall 2009 Year in Review – Review of the Review by Markus Noé – December 18, 2009

Team Cornwall played host this morning to the city of Cornwall’s 2009 Year in Review held at Aultsville hall, located on St. Lawrence College campus. Gilles Latour Chair of Team Cornwall was the MC of the event which saw MP Guy Lauzon, MPP Jim Brownell and Mayor Bob Kilger in attendance. The key note speaker […]

Busiest Time of the Year for Cornwall’s Agapè Centre – by Richard Komorowski – December 18, 2009

Busiest Time of the Year for Cornwall’s Agapè Centre – by Richard Komorowski – December 18, 2009

Busiest Time of the Year for Cornwall’s Agapè Centre Cornwall’s Agapè Centre has just concluded its biggest event of the year, the distribution of the annual Christmas Hampers, which took place at the Cornwall Armoury yesterday. But for Judy Dancause, Executive Director of the centre, and for the other staff and volunteers, the holidays are still a […]

It’s Show Time! The Annual Team Cornwall Year in Review for 2009- Aultsville Theatre – Cornwall Ontario – December 18, 2009

It’s Show Time!  The Annual Team Cornwall Year in Review for 2009- Aultsville Theatre – Cornwall Ontario – December 18, 2009

If it’s Friday morning and you’re reading this then you’re missing the event of the business community for 2009. Want to know what’s coming down the pike for our city? What new developments are going to happen and to whom or do you just want an amazing networking opportunity? The 2009 Team Cornwall Annual Year […]

Cosmic Christmas – Art – 3 Bands – Murphy’s Inn – Cornwall Ontario – December 23, 2009

Cosmic Christmas – Art – 3 Bands – Murphy’s Inn – Cornwall Ontario – December 23, 2009

And they say the youth of Cornwall have nothing to do!    The Cornwall Free News is proud to be a Media Sponsor for COSMIC CHRISTMAS! First Annual Independent Art and Music Event takes place December 23rd at Murphy’s Inn Join old and new friends at this year’s Cosmic Christmas, Cornwall’s totally local independent art […]