Taxation Without Representation in Cornwall as Water Taxes Going Up – by Jamie Gilcig DEC 20, 2016

Taxation Without Representation in Cornwall as Water Taxes Going Up – by Jamie Gilcig DEC 20, 2016

Cornwall Ontario – It’s only 1.48%, but how many in Cornwall are not seeing their incomes go up by that much?  And of course while the percentage may sound small, these taxes rarely if ever go down. Again, how many on council actually earn a living other than by the public purse? How many actually […]

Cocaine Hydromorphone Marijuana & Illegal Tobacco Bust in Cornwall DEC 16, 2016

Cocaine Hydromorphone Marijuana & Illegal Tobacco Bust in Cornwall DEC 16, 2016

POSSESSION, POSSESSION FOR THE PURPOSE OF TRAFFICKING, PROPERTY OBTAINED BY CRIME Cornwall, ON – Guy Fortier, 50 and Marc Lefebvre, 46 both of Cornwall were arrested on December 14th, 2016 and charged with the following: Possession of cocaine Possession for the purpose Possession of contraband tobacco Proceeds of crime x2 Possession of marijuana Possession for […]

Lecompte at Root of Allegations at Centre Cultural de Cornwall DEC 15, 2016

Lecompte at Root of Allegations at Centre Cultural de Cornwall DEC 15, 2016

CORNWALL Ontario – Several former board members of  Centre Cultural de Cornwall stepped forward with a multitude of allegations and complaints about the francophone institution this week. Some of the allegations include: The organization is in deep debt; owning over $30K to the government as well as Suzanne Villeneuve, listed as the group’s secretary stating, […]

Major Drug Bust in Ottawa – 12 Charged via Project STEP Dec 15, 2016

Major Drug Bust in Ottawa – 12 Charged via Project STEP Dec 15, 2016

Project STEP results in 12 people charged with drug offences   (Ottawa) — In March of 2015, the Ottawa Police Service began an investigation into a group of people believed to be trafficking Cocaine and Marihuana in the Ottawa area. The file progressed with assistance from the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), the Royal Canadian Mounted […]

Cocaine Cowboys in Cornwall Ontario POLICE BLOTTER Dec 15, 2016

Cocaine Cowboys in Cornwall Ontario POLICE BLOTTER Dec 15, 2016

BREACH Cornwall, ON – A 56-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on December 12th, 2016 and charged with breach of recognizance for being within 30 meters of his ex-girlfriend and breach of probation for failing to keep the peace. It is alleged on December 2nd, 2016 the man attended his ex-girlfriend’s residence despite his conditions and […]

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Two Incredible Ad Deals on CFN!   Video Ads for only $99 Montlhy  DEC 15, 2016

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Cornwall Mayor All Wet Over 2017 Water Bill Hikes by Jamie Gilcig DEC 14, 2016

Cornwall Mayor All Wet Over 2017 Water Bill Hikes by Jamie Gilcig DEC 14, 2016

Cornwall Ontario –   Privately a few councilors have expressed frustration with this current council as there are some pretty clear blocks when it comes to voting. Conflict of Interest Queen Elaine MacDonald leads the pack.   You have to remember that while the person that mops the floor at City Hall can’t run for […]

Cornwall Ontario Lennox Street Fire in Pictures DEC 12, 2016

Cornwall Ontario Lennox Street Fire in Pictures DEC 12, 2016

Cornwall Ontario – CFN viewer Sylvie Fenyx graciously allowed us to post the pics she took of the fire that engulfed two buildings on Lennox Street Sunday evening. Five people have been reported to have lost their homes. Firefighters had to deal with two buildings on fire. It was reported that three dogs perished in the […]

Lennox Street Fire in Cornwall Takes the Lives of 3 Dogs DEC 12, 2016

Lennox Street Fire in Cornwall Takes the Lives of 3 Dogs  DEC 12, 2016

Cornwall Ontario – Fire struck two apartment buildings in Cornwall Ontario. Reports are that there were no human casualties, but that three dogs perished in the blaze. We will update as more information becomes available. If you see news happen email your video or photo to info@cornwallfreenews.com and you could win area event tickets or […]

Hugo is Right – Cornwall City Council Should Not be Delaying Budget by Jamie Gilcig DEC 11, 2016

Hugo is Right – Cornwall City Council Should Not be Delaying Budget by Jamie Gilcig DEC 11, 2016

CORNWALL ONTARIO –  Unlike Hugo “The Hack” Rodrigues at the Freeholder, I’m not afraid to give someone credit when credit is due.  Nor do I not mention their name like a silly silly petty person. His Friday editorial hits the nail on the head. Instead of dealing with the adversity of the budget for Cornwall […]

Cornwall Rallies to Riley’s Bakery After Break In- by Jamie Gilcig DEC 10, 2016

Cornwall Rallies to Riley’s Bakery After Break In- by Jamie Gilcig DEC 10, 2016

Cornwall Ontario –  Saturday morning Rob & Ana Curran were greeted by long lines of loyal customers who, besides wanting to get some yummy baked goods, wanted to offer support for the long time Cornwall institution. There definitely was some holiday cheer as I spent some time in the store listening to some of the […]

Cornwall Comments on Dysfunctional & Late City Road Construction DEC 8, 2016

Cornwall Comments on Dysfunctional & Late City Road Construction  DEC 8, 2016

Cornwall Ontario – One of the things I’ve always said about Cornwall that’s great is that you can get anywhere in less than ten minutes. City Hall has found a way to ruin that; perhaps courting Montrealers to feel at home and move here by allowing construction jobs of major intersections to get bogged down. […]