Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak Speaks with Small Businesses in Cornwall Ontario – January 28, 2010

Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak Speaks with Small Businesses in Cornwall Ontario – January 28, 2010

Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak Speaks with Small Businesses in Cornwall NEWS: Cornwall, ON – Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak today met with local small business leaders in Cornwall to solicit input on the steps they would like to see to encourage economic recovery in Ontario. Hudak continues to travel across the province speaking with […]

Who Will Stay, Who Will Go?: School Board Talks About Possible Closures by Markus Noé – Cornwall Ontario – January 28, 2010

Who Will Stay, Who Will Go?: School Board Talks About Possible Closures by Markus Noé – Cornwall Ontario – January 28, 2010

Who Will Stay, Who Will Go?: School Board Talks About Possible Closures by Markus Noé Cornwall Ontario – Last night the Upper Canada School Board held its final community meeting at Cornwall Collegiate & Vocational School (C.C.V.S). This was an opportunity for parents and community members to get together and look over the two proposals […]

3+1 Project 2010 is receiving over $11,000 thanks to the 7th Annual Seaway International Wine Festival. – Cornwall Ontario – January 28, 2010

3+1 Project 2010 is receiving over $11,000 thanks to the 7th Annual Seaway International Wine Festival. – Cornwall Ontario – January 28, 2010

Project 2010 is receiving over $11,000 thanks to the 7th Annual Seaway International Wine Festival. Cornwall Ontario – The event which featured an endless selection of fine wines, spirits and beer from around the world as well as gourmet foods was held at the Ramada Inn & Conference Centre on Saturday, January 16th with net proceeds going […]

Taes & Nick of SPLASH N BOOTS Record Music Video at Dreambuilder Studios – Cornwall Ontario – January 26, 2010

Taes & Nick of SPLASH N BOOTS Record Music Video at Dreambuilder Studios – Cornwall Ontario – January 26, 2010

Canadian award winning Children’s recording artists and entertainers Splash N Boots are here in Cornwall Ontario recording a new music video at Dream Builder Studios.  The team also recently won Canadian Children’s Group of the Year. The pair have been busy performing all over the globe; even performing in Australia with Kids Legends, The Wiggles. […]

Cornwall Ontario City Council Opts Out of Glen Stor Lodge Pharmacy Contract – January 26, 2010

Cornwall Ontario City Council Opts Out of Glen Stor Lodge Pharmacy Contract – January 26, 2010

Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Glen Grant had a very busy night.     Championing the dog park and being one of the three councilors that spearheaded opting out of the Glen Stor Lodge Pharmacy contract. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6lRi1WnsBDs Councilor Hug I think hit the nail on the head on one major point.  That residents had to pay […]

8900 Grams of Suspected Marihuana Seized in Police Raid – Probably not Oregano – January 25, 2010

8900 Grams of Suspected Marihuana Seized in Police Raid –  Probably not Oregano – January 25, 2010

TRAFFIC STOP NETS DRUGS (South Dundas) – On 22Jan10, at approximately 2:00pm, SD&G OPP officers had occasion to conduct a traffic stop on Highway 401, South Dundas Township. The stop resulted in the seizure of approximately 8900grams of suspected marihuana. The 24yr old male driver (Patrick CASTAGNE of Mirabel, Que) was arrested and faces a […]

Cornwall Dog Park & Opting Out of Glen Stor Lodge Contract at Cornwall Ontario City Council – Admission Free – Monday January 25, 2010

Cornwall Dog Park & Opting Out of Glen Stor Lodge Contract at Cornwall Ontario City Council – Admission Free – Monday January 25, 2010

It should be a very busy evening as people will be showing up to support the creation of a dog park within Cornwall Ontario’s boundaries.   From the reports coming to this desk the city seems reticent to support a facility within the confines of our city; especially anywhere near the waterfront. No city councilors […]

More Pictures from the Canadians Against Proroguing Rally at Parliament Hill – Globe & Mail Editorial Slams Prorogation as well – Monday January 25, 2010

More Pictures from the Canadians Against Proroguing Rally at Parliament Hill – Globe & Mail Editorial Slams Prorogation as well – Monday January 25, 2010

If public opinion actually counted at any time other than election day Parliament would be open for business today. Prorogation is a device that is usually intended to expedite or close a house; not a shield from the elected representatives of Canada. Cornwall City Councilor and Liberal Riding Candidate meets Michael Ignatieff at the rally. […]

Friends of the Port shuts down in Cornwall Ontario – Legendary Theatre in Jeopardy – January 25, 2010

Friends of the Port shuts down in Cornwall Ontario – Legendary Theatre in Jeopardy – January 25, 2010

Friends of the Port have apparently disbanded.  The group, formed to help save the Port Theatre from the wrecking ball has made an announcement on their facebook page. “FOTP Message Part 1 of 2. Important Message from Friends of the Port!  At a recent meeting of the Friends of the Port (FOTP) it was agreed […]

CLARIFICATION – An Open Letter to Our Readers and the Conservative Party of Canada – Editorial – Cornwall Ontario – January 24, 2010

CLARIFICATION – An Open Letter to Our Readers and the Conservative Party of Canada – Editorial – Cornwall Ontario – January 24, 2010

Geez we get an awful lot of emails and comments about us not liking Stephen Harper, Guy Lauzon, or the Conservative Party of Canada.  We get called a “Liberal Rag”, a “NDP Voice” , and a reusable “Green Party of Canada” cloth. The fact is that the “Free” in The Cornwall Free News is that […]

Facebook – Canadians Against Proroguing Parliament Protest Draws Thousands on Parliament Hill – Ottawa Ontario, January 23, 2010 by Markus Noé

Facebook – Canadians Against Proroguing Parliament Protest Draws Thousands on Parliament Hill – Ottawa Ontario, January 23, 2010 by Markus Noé

(picture above courtesy of Patrique Brisson) Thousands Gather On Parliament Hill to Protest Ottawa Ontario – Rallies in 50 cities and 4 countries were held today in protest against Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s prorogation of Parliament. MPs were expected to be back at work this upcoming Monday after a holiday break.   Mr. Harper reasoning […]

Cornwall Ontario Celebrates Family Literacy Week – Robert Munsch Read-A-Thon at the Cornwall Public Library – Great Success

Cornwall Ontario Celebrates Family Literacy Week – Robert Munsch Read-A-Thon at the Cornwall Public Library – Great Success

Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Bernadette Clement was one of the readers for the Cornwall Library’s Robert Munsch Read-A-Thon Saturday.  It was to celebrate Family Literacy Week. A gaggle of kids, big and small, and Kaleb the St. John’s Ambulance dog listened to tales from the acclaimed writer. Ms Clement read about pigs sitting on a […]