Thomas Mulcair and the NDP start Upping the Ante in Quebec. New Poll Numbers showing Orange Rise in the land of le Fleurs de Lys – Cornwall Ontario – April 12, 2010

Thomas Mulcair and the NDP start Upping the Ante in Quebec.  New Poll Numbers showing Orange Rise in the land of le Fleurs de Lys – Cornwall Ontario – April 12, 2010

Cornwall ON – Momentum is everything in politics.  Picking the right time to communicate the right message.    Polls released are suggesting that the NDP’s numbers are rising in Quebec which could lead to quite a shift in political numbers in the next Federal Election. LINK Among francophones, the Bloc is at 45 per cent, […]

Breastfest: Who do you wear pink for? Canadian Cancer Society Fundraiser – by Marina Restinetti – Cornwall Ontario – April 12, 2010

Breastfest: Who do you wear pink for? Canadian Cancer Society Fundraiser – by Marina Restinetti – Cornwall Ontario – April 12, 2010

(Breastfest organizers/second year SSW students from St. Lawrence College strike a pose for their cause.) Breastfest: Who do you wear pink for? by Marina Restinetti Cornwall ON – A pink elephant would have blended into the crowd of people who came out to support Cornwall’s 1st Annual Breastfest held at the Spotlight behind City Limits […]

Unwind @ the Grind – 35 Second Street East – New Internet Café and Espresso Bar – Downtown Cornwall Ontario – April 11, 2010

Unwind @ the Grind – 35 Second Street East – New Internet Café and Espresso Bar – Downtown Cornwall Ontario – April 11, 2010

Cornwall ON – Cornwall’s newest Internet Café and Espresso Bar has finally opened!  The Grind located at 35 Second street is amazing. It’s a pearl in the gentrification and revitalization of the Downtown Cornwall core.   Somewhere between a Starbuck and a Timmy’s with good pricing, good beverage selection and where else in the core […]

The Cornwall Free News & Seawayradio.com are Looking for Media Sales Consultants – HELP WANTED – Cornwall Ontario – April 11, 2010

The Cornwall Free News & Seawayradio.com are Looking for Media Sales Consultants – HELP WANTED – Cornwall Ontario – April 11, 2010

Cornwall ON – We need media sales professionals!    Are you looking for a part time opportunity and have experience in media sales and advertising?   We’re looking for a few good people who are committed to their communities and want to be a part of the fastest growing media company in Eastern Ontario! The […]

Bill C-311 to be voted on Wednesday April 14 – The Climate Change Accountability Act – If you care about the Environment You can have Your Say Canada – Cornwall Ontario.

Bill C-311 to be voted on Wednesday April 14 – The Climate Change Accountability Act – If you care about the Environment You can have Your Say Canada – Cornwall Ontario.

Cornwall ON – We get a lot of emails and calls here at The Cornwall Free News and this Wednesday a vote is taking place in Parliament regarding Bill C-311 which is the The Climate Change Accountability Act. The Harper Government is against this piece of legislation; although supported by opposition parties, a lot of […]

Rock For Charity Packs Cafe Connectionz – Rock for Charity 2 scheduled for Friday April 16 – Cornwall Ontario

Rock For Charity Packs Cafe Connectionz – Rock for Charity 2 scheduled for Friday April 16 – Cornwall Ontario

Jason Setnyk gave us the update on the first Rock for Charity event. “50+ people attended Cornwall’s first ever Rock for Charity. Over $200 was raised for Tri County Literacy Council!! Ghandhi once said “be the change you want to see in the world”. Thanks to everyone who was a part of that change. Thanks […]

Chinese Boy Sings Whitney Houston on Youtube. Strange and odd Quirky Music News – Cornwall Ontario – April 10, 2010

Chinese Boy Sings Whitney Houston on Youtube.   Strange and odd Quirky Music News – Cornwall Ontario – April 10, 2010

Cornwall ON – I gotta tell you we were looking at our site last night on a 52 inch screen tv and it was wild; especially some of the new HD video we have courtesy of KAV Productions. So it’s late at night; the power meeting to talk about some of our future projects is […]

Malcolm McLaren – Passes away from Mesothelioma – Former Manager of The Sex Pistols, New York Dolls – Cornwall Ontario – April 10, 2010

Malcolm McLaren – Passes away from Mesothelioma – Former Manager of The Sex Pistols, New York Dolls – Cornwall Ontario – April 10, 2010

Cornwall ON –  Malcolm McLaren, the man who brought us The Sex Pistols and a pillar of the British Punk Movement of the late 70’s and 80’s has died at the age of 64.  He also managed The New York Dolls. WIKI The BBC’s creative director Alan Yentob said: “Without Malcolm, despite what people say, […]

Elizabeth May Not Amused with Harper Government’s Attack on the Environment – Anti-Green Policy Creeping over Canada – Cornwall Ontario – April 10, 2010

Elizabeth May Not Amused with Harper Government’s Attack on the Environment – Anti-Green Policy Creeping over Canada – Cornwall Ontario – April 10, 2010

Cornwall ON – Federal Green Party of Canada of Canada leader Elizabeth May is taking exception to Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s attacks on the Environment in what she calls an “Anti-Green” agenda. LINK “If this government’s policy goals were ever stated clearly, Canadians would be up in arms,” says May. “So they talk about ‘realistic’ […]

It’s time to Get to Work – My fitness Life Plan for 2010 – Goal to lose 25-35 pounds in 2010 – Cornwall Ontario – April 10, 2010 EDITORIAL Jamie Gilcig

It’s time to Get to Work – My fitness Life Plan for 2010 – Goal to lose 25-35 pounds in 2010 – Cornwall Ontario – April 10, 2010 EDITORIAL Jamie Gilcig

Cornwall ON– So it’s time.   Some of you may recall I talked about some life and fitness goals for 2010 for myself. It’s wasn’t about dieting, but about living better.     There are many different ways to approach this, but after consulting and discussing this with a lot of people this is my […]

Guergis Down in Flames – Resigns in Shame as Ethics Investigation Begins – Rona Ambrose to the Rescue – Cornwall Ontario – April 10, 2010

Guergis Down in Flames – Resigns in Shame as Ethics Investigation Begins – Rona Ambrose to the Rescue – Cornwall Ontario – April 10, 2010

Cornwall ON – You can stick a fork in Helena Guergis and her political future. The Leona Helmsley of Canadian Politics had her “resignation” accepted by Prime Minister Stephen Harper after months of embarrassing the government with antics from throwing tantrums at airports to issues pertaining to her family life and husband, Rahim Jaffer, the […]

Bill Tarmey “Jack Duckworth” on Coronation Street to Retire during Show’s 50th Season – Cornwall Ontario – April 10, 2010

Bill Tarmey “Jack Duckworth” on Coronation Street to Retire during Show’s 50th Season – Cornwall Ontario – April 10, 2010

Cornwall ON – For over 30 years Bill Tarmey has been playing Jack Duckworth on Coronation Street.   Jack & Vera were cornerstones of the show.   Warm friendly characters. Elizabeth Dawn who played Vera retired a few years ago after suffering from Emphysema; Bill has had heart By-pass surgery as well as a Heart Attack […]

Russian Plane Crashes Killing Polish President Lech Kaczynski and Government Officials – April 10, 2010

Russian Plane Crashes Killing Polish President Lech Kaczynski and Government Officials – April 10, 2010

Cornwall ON – The Polish President, Lech Kaczynski died in a plane crash in Russia that killed over 70 people including key members of the Polish Government including the Central Bank Governor and politicians. LINK “As it was preparing for landing, the Polish president’s aircraft did not make it to the landing strip,” he said. “According […]

Tri-County Literacy presents the 4th Annual Greatest Canadian Debate – April 10, 2010 1:30PM at Agape in Cornwall Ontario

Tri-County Literacy presents the 4th Annual Greatest Canadian Debate – April 10, 2010 1:30PM at Agape in Cornwall Ontario

TRI-COUNTY  LITERACY  COUNCIL presents the 4th Annual GREATEST   CANADIAN   DEBATE April 10, 2010 at 1:30 pm 3rd Floor – Agape Centre 40 Fifth St. W. Cornwall, ON (Located North of St. Columban Church) Master of Ceremony Don Smith, CHAP Team Member Welcome/Introduction Sybil Carello – CHAP Coordinator Guy Lauzon – MP/Debate Judge Jim Brownell – […]

Tri-County Literacy’s CHAP After-School Program Gets Cheque from BBQ Fund Raiser – Cornwall Ontario – April 10, 2010

Tri-County Literacy’s CHAP After-School Program Gets Cheque from BBQ Fund Raiser – Cornwall Ontario – April 10, 2010

Pictured here, from left to right, are Ranee Loya, Don Smith, Carol Fleming, and Sheila Youmelle.  Missing from the photo is Louanne Tindal. Cornwall ON –   Earlier this year, the Cornwall branch of the Royal Canadian Legion hosted a bbq chicken dinner fundraiser in support of Tri-County Literacy Council’s Community Homework & After-school Program (CHAP).  […]

Akwesasne Warriors of the Federal Hockey League Announce First Head Coach – Joe Phillips

Akwesasne Warriors of the Federal Hockey League Announce First Head Coach – Joe Phillips

Warriors proud to announce first Head Coach The Akwesasne Warriors are proud to announce the signing of the first Head Coach in franchise history Joe Phillips. “We have been interviewing several candidates to find the right man for the job, someone who’s diligent, poised with conviction and ready to make a difference in the world […]

Eastern Ontario Seeing the Green as Green Energy Leader – Premier Dalton McGuinty Makes MAJOR Announcement – Cornwall Ontario – April 9, 2010 VIDEO

Eastern Ontario Seeing the Green as Green Energy Leader – Premier Dalton McGuinty Makes MAJOR Announcement – Cornwall Ontario – April 9, 2010 VIDEO

Cornwall ON – There was a press conference at Quinn’s Inn yesterday in St. Andrews.    Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty made some major announcements that will lead to some major investment in Eastern Ontario. MPP Jim Brownell had a lot to smile about as did Cornwall Ontario Mayor Bob Kilger who is getting more and […]