Much Ado in Cornwall in July – Shakespeare in the Park! JULY 13, 2017

Montreal QUEBEC – From July 13 to August 15 inclusive, Repercussions Theatre presents Much Ado About Nothing for its annual family-friendly Shakespeare-in-the-Park (SITP) tour. Directed by Repercussion’s Artistic Director, Amanda Kellock, the production blends seasoned and emerging actors and designers to create a magical evening of theatre under the stars. Continuing its expansion into new neighbourhoods, […]

Canadian Blood Services Honouring Residents in Ottawa JUNE 12, 2017

Ottawa donors celebrated at local event   WHAT:            As Canada prepares to celebrate its 150th year, Canadian Blood Services will be honouring residents in Ottawa and area, and recognizing their commitment to giving life to patients across the country. Honouring Our LifeBlood is an annual recognition ceremony for those who have achieved significant milestones in […]

FREE GARAGE SALE Listings on The Cornwall Free News MAY 17, 2017

FREE GARAGE SALE Listings on The Cornwall Free News  MAY 17, 2017

Just in time for the season you can now post your free garage sale listing.    It is just for personal use.  There is no charge.  And you don’t have to be from Cornwall to post! All you have to do is post your listing as a comment.  Please use your real email address when […]

Millennial Survival in Toronto by E.V. Hutcheon – Hello World & Drinking Hard MARCH 7, 2017

Millennial Survival in Toronto by E.V. Hutcheon – Hello World & Drinking Hard MARCH 7, 2017

  TORONTO ONTARIO – Toronto is a crowded place with millions of people coming and leaving the city every day, everybody is always in a rush to get somewhere here. I used to joke that I was a chickadee surrounded by millions of sparrows stuck inside a large, concrete bird cage. Mind you I was […]

Cornwall NATS Offer Up Short Season Tix Deal in time for Back to Back Games JAN 26, 2017

Cornwall NATS Offer Up Short Season Tix Deal in time for Back to Back Games JAN 26, 2017

  Back-to-back home games for Nationals CORNWALL ONTARIO – The Nationals will look to gain ground in the Federal Hockey League standings this weekend with a pair of home-ice contests. Cornwall hosts the Port Huron Prowlers on Saturday night at Ed Lumley Arena in the Civic Complex. The puck drops at 7:30 p.m. Saturday’s game […]

CBC Shows Lack of Culture in Cornwall Over La La Land Miss by Jamie Gilcig

CBC Shows Lack of Culture in Cornwall Over La La Land Miss by Jamie Gilcig

Cornwall Ontario – Another black eye for Cornwall, and yet another sad miss in trying to rebuild a relationship with Hollywood star Ryan Gosling who grew up in the River City and got his big break by commuting to auditions in Montreal. La La Land, which has tied a record for Oscar Nominations has yet […]

Clouts is Back in Cornwall – Nats Sign Cloutier JAN 13, 2017

Clouts is Back in Cornwall – Nats Sign Cloutier JAN 13, 2017

  Local fan-favourite Cloutier joins Nationals CORNWALL ONTARIO  – The Cornwall Nationals of the Federal Hockey League have added some grit and muscle to their blueline. General manager Basem Awwad has come to terms with the rugged Chris Cloutier. “Chris will certainly bring the excitement and grit that we need,” said Awwad. Cloutier was a […]

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Dementia Friends Campaign JAN 8, 2017

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford  – Dementia Friends Campaign JAN 8, 2017

    CORNWALL ONTARIO – The Dementia Friends Canada campaign has ten tips for us to help communicate with a person with dementia. They suggest: 1) Approach the person from the front. If they are seated go down to their level. 2) Identify yourself. Tell them your name and offer to help. 3) Maintain eye […]

Roman Catholic Churches Merging in Cornwall Ontario JAN 6, 2017

Roman Catholic Churches Merging in Cornwall Ontario JAN 6, 2017

Sainte-Croix Parish to Merge with Saint-Félix-de-Valois   CORNWALL, ON – On Saturday, January 7, 2017, the final Mass will be celebrated in the Roman Catholic church of Sainte-Croix, which was founded on January 17, 1954 when it was detached from the parish of Saint-Félix-de-Valois. Following the Mass, the church building will officially cease to be […]

Grey Cup Coming to Cornwall Nats Game on FEB 4, 2017

Grey Cup Coming to Cornwall Nats Game on FEB 4, 2017

  Grey Cup will be on display at Nationals game CORNWALL ONTARIO – The Cornwall Nationals are thrilled to announce that Dan West of the Canadian Football League’s Ottawa REDBLACKS will be in attendance at a Nationals game in February – with the Grey Cup! West, a 30-year-old defensive back from Cornwall, captured the Grey […]

Sunday Cornwall Nats Game Only $5 per Ticket! DEC 11, 2016

Sunday Cornwall Nats Game Only $5 per Ticket!  DEC 11, 2016

  Nationals fall to Fighting Saints on home ice CORNWALL ONTARIO – The St. Clair Shores Fighting Saints edged the Nationals 4-3 on Saturday night at the Civic Complex in front of 607 fans. Blake Naida scored the game-winning goal with a gorgeous deke to his backhand on a penalty shot at 4:42 of the […]

Ontario Alliance Against School Closures Open Letter to Education Ministry OCT 28, 2016

Ontario Alliance Against School Closures Open Letter to Education Ministry OCT 28, 2016

CORNWALL ONTARIO – Locally people are fighting to save their local schools, especially in rural areas like South Glengarry, where the people supporting Char-Lan are putting up a great battle including the video below shot by students Lloyd Rozon, and Harry Tieman. The group has also created a facebook page for news and support! Here is […]

3rd Friends of Vets Vigil for Veterans & Soldiers With PTSD in Cornwall NOV 2, 2016

3rd Friends of Vets Vigil for Veterans & Soldiers With PTSD in Cornwall NOV 2, 2016

3’rd Annual Candlelight Vigil for Veterans and Soldiers with PTSD who continue to take their own lives. Who:   Friends of Vets What:  Candlelight Vigil in honor and support for our military heroes and their families after suicide.   Event is open to everyone. When:  Monday, November 2 ,2016 at 17:30 hrs (5:30 pm) Where:  Cornwall Legion […]