It’s easier to ask for forgiveness than permission – Mark McGwire admits to steroid use – January 12, 2010

It’s easier to ask for forgiveness than permission – Mark McGwire admits to steroid use – January 12, 2010

Mark McGwire has finally admitted to being a big cheater; chiefly because he wants to return to baseball as a coach. Baseball has been the most hypocritical of professional sports.  Especially when it comes to performance enhancing drugs. It’s resurgence because of juiced up players; human beings who’s SKULLS freaking grew sizes; never mind biceps. […]

Cornwall Ontario Mary Ann Hug Fights for Richmond Drive Residents – City Council Round Up – Monday January 11, 2010

Cornwall Ontario Mary Ann Hug Fights for Richmond Drive Residents – City Council Round Up – Monday January 11, 2010

Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Mary Ann Hug was not a happy woman last night. She wasn’t happy with the report from city administration regarding Richmond Drive and scored point after point addressing issues like noise pollution; diesel fumes, flying rocks and small debris in addition to the blasting, and rumbling of trucks that have area […]

Tom Manley of Homestead Organics hosts a Local Food, Wine & Beer dinner – Saturday January 9, 2010

Tom Manley of Homestead Organics hosts a Local Food, Wine & Beer dinner – Saturday January 9, 2010

Tom Manley hosted a lovely evening at his own homestead this past Saturday evening.   Featured were fine fresh foods from local producers, some amazing local wine, and Beau’s Brew.    Even the coffee had a local flavour as the beans were freshly roasted locally from Reg Coffey of Coffey’s Coffee. (Tom pictured with his […]

The Cornwall Free News is Looking for Sales Reps – Apply Within

The Cornwall Free News is Looking for Sales Reps – Apply Within

Cornwall Ontario’s Fastest Growing Local Media Company is looking for a few good reps. We need socially minded people who can help communicate with our customers and solve their media promotional and advertising needs. Perfect part time position.  We pay the highest commission rates in the industry. Become a part of a community newspaper today. […]

Ontario Environment Minister John Gerretsen in Cornwall Ontario as CCRI Launches Cap for Youth Project – by Markus Noé – January 8, 2010

Ontario Environment Minister John Gerretsen in Cornwall Ontario as CCRI Launches Cap for Youth Project – by Markus Noé – January 8, 2010

CCRI Launches Cap for Youth Project Ontario’s Environment Minister John Gerretsen came to the Cornwall Square today to launch the Cornwall Carbon Reduction Initiative’s (CCRI) new program, Cap for Youth. This was the premiere of the “Climate Awareness Project for Youth”. This project is an extension of the Liberal governments Ministry of the Environment’s Community […]

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – Events of Environmental Note around Cornwall – January 8, 2010

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – Events of Environmental Note around Cornwall – January 8, 2010

Events of Environmental Note around Cornwall Happy New Year Everyone!  There are many individual citizens and organizations who are passionate in the work they do, in serving the community, in sharing their talents; while being mindful of and respectful of our environment.  The earth is what sustains us and she can only continue to do […]

CBC Poll Shows Canadians Don’t like Proroguing any more than on our poll – Facebook Pages racking up members – Cornwall Ontario – January 8, 2010

CBC Poll Shows Canadians Don’t like Proroguing any more than on our poll – Facebook Pages racking up members – Cornwall Ontario – January 8, 2010

My dog Melly doesn’t like Stephen Harper Proroguing the Canadian People or dogs either.   She’s not so sure about cats and Hamsters though, and really likes Cheeseburgers. CBC just released a poll showing that Canadians are really steamed about Proroguing. LINK “The poll, released exclusively to CBC News on Thursday, found the majority of Canadians surveyed […]

Obesity Number One Killer – My Goal for this Year is to lose 10% of my Weight – January 7, 2010

Obesity Number One Killer – My Goal for this Year is to lose 10% of my Weight – January 7, 2010

Obesity is an epidemic.  Many reasons; mostly excuses.   Too much work.  Too much time on the computer.  Horrible gyms that charge too much. Not feeling comfortable around skinny sweaty fit people that make faces, and whisper snide comments. Frightening small children. The reasons go on, but in the end who really suffers?    I […]

Eastern Ontario Training Board “Learning Garden” created. Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Denis Thibault – MPP Jim Brownell – January 7, 2010 Markus Noé & Staff

Eastern Ontario Training Board “Learning Garden” created.   Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Denis Thibault – MPP Jim Brownell – January 7, 2010 Markus Noé & Staff

The Starbright Resource Center located across the street from city hall welcomed MPP Jim Brownell yesterday. Brownell was there with other local dignitaries Dennis Thibault and Councilor Bernadette Clement to announce funding for two new programs. The Eastern Ontario Training Board has received $44,954 that will be used to develop a program called the “Learning […]

Proroguing of Parliament Poll – Cast your vote – Cornwall Ontario – January 7, 2010

Proroguing of Parliament Poll – Cast your vote – Cornwall Ontario – January 7, 2010

Proroguing of Parliament.  Take our poll and share what you think by posting your comment.   Most of you who read this of course know by now that Stephen Harper and the Minority Conservative government of Canada have prorogued Parliament for the second time in their mandate. Many Canadians are quite upset by this; then again […]

GM Adding 800+ Jobs to Oshawa by 2012 2013 – January 7, 2009

GM Adding 800+ Jobs to Oshawa by 2012 2013 – January 7, 2009

GM plans to upgrade or replace the Impala at their facility in Oshawa Ontario which means around 1000 news jobs for the Ontario Economy. LINK “A senior official for the Canadian Auto Workers said later the addition of those vehicles should generate between 750 and 1,000 jobs in an extra shift at GM’s Oshawa complex. […]

Stephen Harper to Tighten Canada’s Belt in New Budget – Fighting Deficits Priority – January 7, 2010

Stephen Harper to Tighten Canada’s Belt in New Budget – Fighting Deficits Priority – January 7, 2010

Stephen Harper doesn’t sound like a PM that wants an election anytime soon.   He’s talking about the budget due after his prorogation of parliament and governing the country with his minority government intact. LINK “I have no desire to have a spring election and I don’t think anybody does. I certainly don’t think the […]

Google Rolls out NEXUS ONE – Just not here in Canada yet! January 6, 2010

Google Rolls out NEXUS ONE – Just not here in Canada yet! January 6, 2010

Google is a very smart company.   The convergence of Cell phones and Note book computers is quickly running up.   Today more and more people are using their phones for many of the things they’d do on their computer. Now there are Net Books which like like mini notebooks and are not much bigger […]

Canada’s Conservative Created Structural Deficit Growing – Budget Officer Kevin Page – January 6, 2010

Canada’s Conservative Created Structural Deficit Growing – Budget Officer Kevin Page – January 6, 2010

Even though Stephen Harper and his team are taking some time off from the jobs during their prorogation of Parliament, Budgetary Officer Kevin Page isn’t. He’s about to deliver a report showing some devastating news regarding the Structural Deficit created by the lowering and of the GST and other factors. L I N K “Canada […]

Project Paradigm Captures some Marihuana on Executed Warrants – South Dundas Major Pot Bust – January 5, 2010

Project Paradigm Captures some Marihuana on Executed Warrants – South Dundas Major Pot Bust – January 5, 2010

PROJECT “PARADIGM” IS A DRUG ENFORCEMENT TEAM COMPRISED OF OFFICERS FROM THE ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE DRUG ENFORCEMENT SECTION OTTAWA UNIT AND EASTERN REGION ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE DETACHMENTS AND CORNWALL COMMUNITY POLICE SERVICE WARRANT EXECUTED (South Dundas) – On 29Dec09, at approximately 12:30pm, Project “Paradigm” members, assisted by SD&G OPP officers, executed a Controlled Drugs and Substance […]