Jehovah Witness Cornwall Convention Moves Online as Community Deals with Covid-19

Every summer, the Dumont family looks forward to the weekend of their regional convention. “This is the highlight of the year for us! We buy a new dress, we meet our friends, some of whom we haven’t seen for a whole year, and we love eating outside in parks in Cornwall.” says Twistha with a… Continue reading Jehovah Witness Cornwall Convention Moves Online as Community Deals with Covid-19

Reasons Why Student Involvement in Politics Is a Smart Move

Reasons Why Student Involvement in Politics Is a Smart Move Does student participation in politics have any impact on their lives? Most people have debated over this simple question, with others opposing it while others were defending the position of students in politics. Ultimately, students benefit a lot from involving in political matters in their… Continue reading Reasons Why Student Involvement in Politics Is a Smart Move

What You Should Do If a Girl Doesn’t Respond to Your Messages: Why Is She Doing This?

Oh, this girl ignores me! Every man has faced this unpleasant circumstance at least once in his life. For once in a way, on the World Wide Web, you were suddenly lucky enough to meet the girl of your dreams. After picking up a couple of obviously winning phrases, checking them for spelling and punctuation… Continue reading What You Should Do If a Girl Doesn’t Respond to Your Messages: Why Is She Doing This?

Justin Trudeau Legal #lavscam Bluff Called by Andrew Scheer by Jamie Gilcig 040719

Yes, I’d love to play poker with our Prime Minister any day. Although much younger, I probably would be fine boxing a round or two with him as well because my grandfather, who was a prize fighter in the 1929’s, when you only got paid if you won, taught me about things like this. Apparently… Continue reading Justin Trudeau Legal #lavscam Bluff Called by Andrew Scheer by Jamie Gilcig 040719

Cornwall Ontario Pothole Photo Contest! Post yours by APRIL 15, 2019 PRIZE!

For some reason this Winter has been the worst I’ve seen in Cornwall since moving here in February of 2004. Not the weather, but City Works lack of clearing snow. But thank goodness the city found that extra $300K to waste a year doing an architectural study for its very silly and expensive purchase of… Continue reading Cornwall Ontario Pothole Photo Contest! Post yours by APRIL 15, 2019 PRIZE!

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – The Care Centre, Heritage Fair & Glengarry Fencibles Bishop’s House Project – 030619

Black and white TV and rabbit ears!! Those were the days of great comedy , westerns and other shows , all suitable for family viewing. None of the shows had any vulgarity so all the family could spread the rabbit ears as far as they would go and watch our favourites on TV. I loved… Continue reading Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – The Care Centre, Heritage Fair & Glengarry Fencibles Bishop’s House Project – 030619

CFN Pre 10th Anniversary Banner Sale! $9.99 for January 2019!

It’s not everyday a business in Cornwall celebrates its 10th Anniversary! CFN has decided to do so by offering a heavily discounted banner ad deal for the Month of January 2019! E Interac us your payment to info@cornwallfreenews.com as well as emailing us your 300×250 (or smaller) ad banner and hyperlink. It’s that easy. Space… Continue reading CFN Pre 10th Anniversary Banner Sale! $9.99 for January 2019!

Randy Sauve Rants as Comicfest Flops at Civic Complex 102918

Cornwall Ontario –  There’s a certain ignorance and nastiness in Cornwall that’s embodied in people like my former neighbor Randy Sauve. There’s no crime in not being bright or capable of running one’s life without baby bonus.  There is when you stalk and rant after people who can create and build things without government assistance… Continue reading Randy Sauve Rants as Comicfest Flops at Civic Complex 102918

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Happy Halloween 2018!

  Cornwall Ontario – Homemade popcorn, candies, cookies sometimes in little paper bags or wrapped in paper napkins tied at the top were big treats for us as kids on Halloween. We got little bags of potato chips and even the odd nickel. Many moons ago now we carried pillowcases or shopping bags to hold… Continue reading Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Happy Halloween 2018!

PIGS – Canada’s Pink Floyd Tour Canada CORNWALL Oct 20th OTTAWA NOV 8

A MUST SEE FOR ALL PINK FLOYD FANS!  CANADA’S MOST AUTHENTIC PINK FLOYD TRIBUTE   CLICK TO BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW IN CORNWALL! Local Pink Floyd fans are in for a treat this fall as PIGS: Canada’s Pink Floyd brings their acclaimed live show across Canada to perform some of the most amazing music ever… Continue reading PIGS – Canada’s Pink Floyd Tour Canada CORNWALL Oct 20th OTTAWA NOV 8

T Storm ALERT for the Cornwall Ontario Area – Possible Tornadoes in Area 082918

Cornwall Ontario – Eastern Ontario is about to get a whupping from Mother Nature including TORNADO warnings in the Newington and Winchester areas nearby. Please use caution and do not wear tin foil hats until the all clear is given or the zappy thing ports you safely to Nurbital. We will update as silly people… Continue reading T Storm ALERT for the Cornwall Ontario Area – Possible Tornadoes in Area 082918

Tweed CEO Bruce Linton Takes Media for a Tour – Before Shindig in Smiths Falls by Brad Milne 082418

Smiths Falls Ontario – Tweed’s new visitor centre in their global headquarters located in Smiths Falls will have its  opening  to the public on Thursday, Aug. 23,   just before Tweed’s 3rd annual  shindig . The shindig is a concert event hosted by Tweed .  Local social media posts again this  year are speculating that Snoop… Continue reading Tweed CEO Bruce Linton Takes Media for a Tour – Before Shindig in Smiths Falls by Brad Milne 082418

It’s Time for the 151st Stormont County Fair (NEWINGTON) Labour Day Weekend 2018

It’s time for the 151st  Annual Stormont County Fair in Newington Ontario this Labour Day Weekend! Fun for everyone! You can also keep up with the fair on Twitter or  facebook For tons more information please visit the fair’s website LINK Weekend> Midway by Gable Bros., Water Walkerz; Ball Tournys; Children’s Activities, Petting Zoo Friday>… Continue reading It’s Time for the 151st Stormont County Fair (NEWINGTON) Labour Day Weekend 2018

IMPENDING ICE AGE MC Frosty Is Anything But Chill in Cornwall by Jordan Poapst 080218

Do you want to build a snowman? From seemingly out of nowhere, MC Frosty has been rolling through 2018, much like a child’s early stages towards constructing a man made of flakes. It has been a year of steady growth, all starting with what was intended as an act of musical troll warfare, against a… Continue reading IMPENDING ICE AGE MC Frosty Is Anything But Chill in Cornwall by Jordan Poapst 080218

MS SOCIETY – PwC MS BIKE Needs Volunteers Aug. 18 & 19 – Ottawa to Cornwall

CORNWALL ONTARIO – Now in its 29th year, PwC MS Bike – Ottawa to Cornwall is one of the most popular cycling events in eastern Ontario and it’s fast approaching. It will take place Aug. 18-19 and the Cornwall Chapter of the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada is looking for volunteers to help make it… Continue reading MS SOCIETY – PwC MS BIKE Needs Volunteers Aug. 18 & 19 – Ottawa to Cornwall

Glengarry Artists’ Collective Celebrate STUART McCORMICK July 4th, 2018

Alexandria, Ontario– The Glengarry Artists’ Collective⎮Collectif d’artistes de Glengarry offers an exhibition, presentation and reception celebrating one of the county’s renowned artists, Stuart McCormick. Born in 1905, McCormick was a prolific, self-taught painter. For 40 years he created an artistic record of the Glengarry landscape. He was commissioned in 1959 to create paintings of the… Continue reading Glengarry Artists’ Collective Celebrate STUART McCORMICK July 4th, 2018

Brockville Pride Parade a Hit! By Steven Forrest 060918

Brockville Ontario – Brockville Pride 2018 on a beautiful Saturday afternoon with perfect weather! With an opening Song – I will survive by Gloria Gaynor.  Three politicians attended today. They mentioned in a  speech that Brockville is in the top 3 GLBTG+ in Ontario per capita and the most Out People in Ontario in a positive… Continue reading Brockville Pride Parade a Hit! By Steven Forrest 060918

Is it Time for a Gas Boycott in the Cornwall Area? NO MacEwen’s Gas from MAY 7-14, 2018

Cornwall Ontario –  Here’s an issue you kinda sorta can’t blame the government on.   While the high cost of gasoline is heavily taxed, if you live in this part of Ontario seeing 20-30 cent price swings per litre is a regular occurrence. That can be over a freaking $1.00 per US gallon! What we seem… Continue reading Is it Time for a Gas Boycott in the Cornwall Area? NO MacEwen’s Gas from MAY 7-14, 2018