DRV2WRK Meeting

DRV2WRK  Meeting

I attended the DRV2WRK meeting last night at the Navy Club. ( www.drv2wrk.ca)  The room was filled to capacity. There was music; food; politicians; concerned citizens; and a few media types. Cornwall has long suffered labor issues that are now coming home stronger in other areas of Ontario.   Cornwall is more familiar sadly with poverty […]

Local and World Quick Hits for Thursday June 11

Local and World Quick Hits for Thursday June 11

Here are your quick hits for today. Fiat takes over Chrysler Dr. Ashley Cook named Chief of Staff at CCH Upper Canada Motors Appeals to GM for its Survival Stars Fire Coach Dave Tippett A Dog Park for Cornwall Sens Goalie Emery Signs with Flyers Ferry Coming to Cornwall eHealth Ontario burns through more money […]

Quick Hits – Local – World

Quick Hits – Local – World

Here are your Quick Hits for Wednesday June 3, 2009 Mortgage Rates UP ↑ PENGUINS win One BUY LOCAL – ADVERTISE LOCAL email info@cornwallfreenews.com for more info Bridge Still Closed J.D. Salinger Sues over Sequel GM to Sell HUMMER to China eHealth Personal Ties Debacle Spending at eHealth Ontario under review SPCA suspends Toronto Shelter […]

Border Closing UPDATE

Border Closing UPDATE

LATEST UPDATE A lot of places are talking about the border closing.   Here are some of the stories out there. MP to the Rescue Mohawks only allowed on Seaway Bridge TALKS PLANNED MEDIATION? Truckers Weigh In “CBSA points out that U.S. guards working on the territory have carried guns for decades without any objections from […]

Bridge Update – Tuesday June 2

Bridge Update – Tuesday June 2

The night was quiet with no major altercations which is a good thing.  Hopefully the rhetoric can ratchet down. Here are some stories and coverage on the event. Truckers Frustrated by Bridge Closure Frustration on all sides Bob Kilger calls on Ottawa Stand Off at Seaway Bridge Coverage from further away Calgary suggests it’s time […]

Local and World Quick Hits

Local and World Quick Hits

Akwasasne Forbids Border Guards Guns Native Rally today Debit card scammers hit Cornwall Music Legend Phil Spector gets 19 Years Mr. Flaherty – March 3.6B Deficit Rising Canuck Buck Hurting Economy Ignatieff – Cdns sick of Budget Guesses Food Bank Use up 20% in Canada Penguins – Wings Cup Final Starts tonight please visit our […]

Archie Finally Proposes to Veronica

Archie Finally Proposes to Veronica

Hey it’s a slow news day other than trying to stop our tax burden from sky rocketing. After 65 years Archie Andrews has finally proposed to Veronica Cabot.   L I N K Betty isn’t going to be very happy about this one. please visit our sponsors: Please follow and like us:

Michaelle Jean has Heart – for snack

Michaelle Jean has Heart – for snack

Canada’s Governer General made a bold statement in support of the native seal hunt or just had the crazy munchies this week as she decided to taste some raw seal heart up in Rankin Inlet.    L I N K “Governor General Michaelle Jean, the representative of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II as Canada’s head of state, […]

Quick Hits – Weekend Round Up

Quick Hits – Weekend Round Up

Was Vivien Leigh a Nyphomaniac? Akwesasne Grand Chief Election Heating Up Microsoft to Unveil New Search Engine Area CONCERT ROUND UP by Kathleen Hay Russian Group may Partner with Facebook Man nabbed with over $300K in stolen Jeans Space Shuttle ATLANTIS Lands Safely please visit our sponsors: Please follow and like us:

Quick Hits for Friday May 22

Quick Hits for Friday May 22

Grand Chief Thompson says no to larger Canada Customs Facilities GM Pulling the Plug on Morrisburg Dealership Michael Moore Targets the Economy Lucy Gordon, Spiderman 3 actress dead CTV pushing for local news $$ please visit our sponsors: Please follow and like us:

Drug Bust in Kanesatake – 13 Nabbed

Drug Bust in Kanesatake – 13 Nabbed

L I N K “Thirteen people were arrested Tuesday in connection with drug raids in Kanesatake, Que., that authorities say will put a dent in criminal activities on the Mohawk territory. More than 300 police, including RCMP, Sûreté du Québec and aboriginal officers, were involved in more than a dozen pre-dawn raids in Kanesatake, located […]

Quick Hits for Tuesday May 19th

Quick Hits for Tuesday May 19th

Cornwall Recycling Plant hit by Fire A Mohawk Take on Guns at Akwesasne Border Crossing Cornwall Praised for Eco Friendly Energy Alternatives RCMP DRUG RAID Kanesatake Penguins beat Canes in Game 1 NFL MLB NBA Join NHL Fight against Balsillie Security Concerns over new Enhanced Ontario Driver’s License please visit our sponsors: Please follow and […]