Debate of False Pandemic (H1 N1) Draws W.H.O. Response – January 13, 2010

Debate of False Pandemic (H1 N1) Draws W.H.O. Response – January 13, 2010

There’s been a lot of discussion about Flu pandemics.   We had bird flu, swine flu, and now amidst a lot of discussion after billions of dollars have been spent vaccinating people the World Health Organization (WHO) is entering the discussion. “the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe said “false pandemics, a threat to health” will […]

Conan O’Brien Writes Letter to the People of Earth – Not a Happy NBC Camper – Doesn’t Want Tonight Show to be Tomorrow – January 13, 2010

Conan O’Brien Writes Letter to the People of Earth – Not a Happy NBC Camper – Doesn’t Want Tonight Show to be Tomorrow – January 13, 2010

Conan O’Brien is a very funny man in a very odd situation.   He’s spent years working to get where he is and is feeling like a victim, which he probably is, of his networks mismanagement. His big beef, and one that he’s bringing out the lawyers for, is the Tonight Show; a institution of […]

From Porn to Blade Runner – The Future of “Selfs” Editorial – Jamie Gilcig – Cornwall Ontario – January 12, 2010

From Porn to Blade Runner – The Future of “Selfs” Editorial – Jamie Gilcig – Cornwall Ontario – January 12, 2010

If I ever teach a film class, or a writing class, Blade Runner will probably be one of my favorite films to share with my students.   It’s a seminal film that explored back then so many issues that are creeping into our reality. Shot in 1982 by directing legend Ridley Scott; based on the […]

6 Vehicles – 15 People Arrested for Tobacco Seizures – Weekly RCMP Round Up – January 12, 2010

6 Vehicles – 15 People Arrested for Tobacco Seizures – Weekly RCMP Round Up – January 12, 2010

Significant Contraband Tobacco Seizures Made by RCMP and Law Enforcement Partners (Cornwall, Ontario -Monday January 11th, 2010) –  The following details are seizures made by the Cornwall RCMP Detachment from January 4th, 2010 to January 11th, 2010. A total of 5,250 re-sealable bags of contraband cigarettes, 700 cartons of little cigars, 1,094 kilograms of fine […]

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 […]