Maxime Bernier’s Quebec Provincial Aspirations? Why do so many people seem to want Jean Charest’s Job? Comments on Comments – Cornwall Ontario – April 20, 2010

Cornwall ON – Bob Dylan sang “When you’ve got nothing, you’ve got nothing to lose.”   So what is up with the new comments by disgraced Conservative former cab min and MP Maxime Bernier? Keith Beardsley quotes Mr. Bernier in his latest National Post story: Maxime Bernier’s latest speech in Quebec in which he refers to […]

Should Canada Consider Sending Troops to Congo? What do you think Canada? Cornwall Ontario – April 20, 2010

Cornwall ON – What the heck are we thinking about in Congo?   We being Canada and her armed forces.   Is it Spring and time for the Armed Forces to be somewhere new? Conservative Zeitgeist Master Keith Beardsley wrote something for the National Post recently: LINK The most obvious answer is that they are […]

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – What to do in Cornwall as Earth Day celebrates 40 years? – Cornwall Ontario – April 20, 2010

What to do in Cornwall as Earth Day celebrates 40 years? Cornwall ON – April 22nd 2010 marks the 40th Anniversary of our celebration of Earth Day.  Looking at the www.earthday.org site it asks us to ‘join the more than one billion people in 190 countries that are taking action for Earth Day.’  These actions […]

Online Anonymity – Halifax Newspaper Forced to Reveal Posters – What do you think Canada? Cornwall Ontario – April 19, 2010

Cornwall ON – Online Anonymity isn’t just hard to spell.  It’s a hard issue to figure out at times as the balance between personal freedom of speech on the net is balanced between those that would use that freedom to manifest a point that can be destructive to others. While some argue that there are […]

We’re Talkin’ HST on Seawayradio.com – Monday April 19th from 12:30 PM – Cornwall Ontario – April 19, 2010

Cornwall ON – We’ll be talking HST this afternoon on Seawayradio.com your community all request radio station live from Cornwall Ontario!   At 1PM we have Andrea Horwath, Provincial Leader of the NDP.    If you want to have your say on the HST you can call into the show or email us at info@cornwallfreenews.com […]

Where there’s Smoke there’s Illegal Cigarettes – Tobacco Giant Phillip Morris Enters Tobacco Wars – Cornwall Ontario – April 19, 2010

Where there’s Smoke there’s Illegal Cigarettes – Tobacco Giant Phillip Morris Enters Tobacco Wars – Cornwall Ontario – April 19, 2010

Cornwall ON – The Tobacco Wars are heating up as Giant Phillip Morris enters the fray.  The Owner of brands such as Marlboro is funding advertisements against Native Cigarettes which already are under fire as they are smuggled into Canada as well as areas in the US and impacting the model of high taxation to […]

The Real War on Drugs in Ontario and Canada – Editorial – Jamie Gilcig – Cornwall Ontario – April 18, 2010

The Real War on Drugs in Ontario and Canada – Editorial – Jamie Gilcig – Cornwall Ontario – April 18, 2010

Cornwall ON – The Real War on drugs takes place each and every day. It’s not cocaine; it’s not Mary Jane as one of our radio guests call it. It’s pharmaceuticals and the pressures from big drug companies on Medicare. Recently Ontario slashed the prices pharmacies are allowed to charge for generic drugs and cut […]

The Cornwall Free News Welcomes our Newest Sponsor – Allan McGimpsey, Owner of Bicycle World – 151 Pitt Street in Downtown Cornwall Ontario – April 18, 2010

Cornwall ON – We’d like to officially welcome our newest sponsors, Bicycle World located at 150 Pitt Street in Downtown Cornwall Ontario! Local owner Allan McGimpsey has been selling and servicing bikes regionally for over 20 years. From avid bikers to children just getting off training wheels, Bicycle World provides a variety of services to […]

1 Dead 3 Injured in Alexandria Ontario Fire – April 18, 2010

Alexandria ON – A large fire struck a building on Main Street in Alexandria Ontario at 3:30 Am early Sunday morning.  The OPP reported that four people were occupying the building.  Three escaped and one was found dead inside the building. The OPP Crime Unit was on the scene for an investigation assisting the Ontario […]

Rock For Charity II Fills the House – Raises over $200 for Agape Centre – Rock for Charity III up May 14th – Cornwall Ontario

(Winston Marley) Cornwall ON – What do you get when you mix some hot local music, a nice venue, a lot of hard work, and some great coffee and munchies?    Rock For Charity II which took place at Cafe Connectionz Friday April 16th! (Second Label) Four bands performed with over $200 raised for The […]

World Poutine Eating Championship to take place in Toronto Ontario – May 22, 2010

Cornwall ON – Would you like the Poutine Eating Champion of the World.    A sanctioned Poutine eating contest is being held in Toronto as opposed to Quebec, the home of Poutine. LINK Quebec government rules and regulations on entering contests and sweepstakes are stringent and demanding, including long preparation times and fees for approval: […]

Minister of Revenue John Wilkinson Visits Cornwall Ontario for HST Information Sessions – Harper Government Blocks 1st Nations Tax Exemptions – April 16, 2010

Cornwall ON – Minister of Revenue and MPP for Perth Wellington John Wilkinson was in Cornwall Ontario Thursday April 15th to discuss the impact of the upcoming implementation of the HST. The hotly discussed and debated tax has Ontario residents concerned of its impact, and Minister Wilkinson toured businesses in Cornwall with MPP Jim Brownell […]

NDP Provincial Leader Andrea Horwath on Seawayradio.com Monday April 19, 2010 at 1PM – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Provincial NDP leader Andrea Horwath will be on Seawayradio.com Monday April 19th discussing the HST and things NDP.    Show time is 12:30 PM and Ms Horwath should be on about 1PM. You never know who’ll be on Seawayradio.com – Cornwall and Canada’s Community Radio station! Remember you can listen to the […]

Federal Politicians Trying to Wipe Their Hands and Pass Medicare to the Provinces – Cornwall Ontario – April 16, 2010

Cornwall ON – The Federal government and many Federal politicians seem to be racing to get as far away from Medicare as possible.  They would rather wash their hands of it all than fix the system.  They simply wish to pass the buck to the Provinces whom of course all have different ideas. Now since […]