Luger Dies During Training Run – Nodar Kumaritashvili – Gold Medalist Armin Zöggeler also crashes – Vancouver – February 12, 2010 by Markus Noé

(Pictured above is Luger Armin Zöggeler) Luger Dies During Training Run Just a few hours before the opening ceremonies for the much anticipated Vancouver Olympics, a Georgian luger has died. During a training session this morning just before 11:00 am Nodar Kumaritashvili lost control while coming into an out turn dubbed “thunderbird” at the Whistler […]

Colonel Russell Williams Was Friends with Paul Bernardo – Birds of a Feather? Cornwall Ontario – February 12, 2010

Media relevations hit today that alleged serial rapist and murderer Colonel Russell Williams was a close friend of convicted serial rapist and murderer Paul Bernardo. LINK Colonel Russell Williams and Paul Bernardo were “pals” when they attended the University of Toronto in the 1980s. They both studied economics at the Military Trail campus in east-end Toronto […]

2010 Ronathahon:ni Art Show Friday February 12th-14th from 7pm to 9pm – Akwesasne

The Ronathahon:ni Cultural Centre Would like to cordially invite you to the Grand Opening of the 2010 Ronathahon:ni Art Show, Friday February 12th from 7PM to 9PM 1 Ronathahon:ni Lane, Kawehnoke ( Cornwall Island- Akwesasne ) Artists will be present, Refreshments will be served. Everyone welcome! We will also be open Saturday, February 13th, 12pm […]

Nikon D5000 Digital SLR Review Part 1- HD Video 24 Frames Per Second – 12.3 Mega Pixel – Full Swivel LCD – J Tec Audiotronics – Cornwall Ontario – February 11, 2010

We shoot a lot of photos and video clips here at The Cornwall Free News, and as we’re always trying to improve our viewers experience we’re looking at upgrading some of the Tools of Our Trade. With that in mind we were fortunate enough to access a Nikon D 5000 SLR Digital camera with an […]

Edith Piaf for Valentine’s Day at Katerina’s Restaurant 1195 2nd Street West – Cornwall Ontario – February 13, 2010

Edith Piaf, the voice of Love.  Fine Cuisine in a lovely environment on one of the most scenic spots in Cornwall Ontario. You better book fast by calling Katerina’s Restaurant & Catering at 613.932.9324.  One night only, Saturday February 13, 2010! Katerina’s has a special Valentines menu served from the 12-14th! Mediterranean Lamb Shank Slowly […]

Another Politician Faces Political Ruin Over Indiscretions – The Fall of Toronto Mayoral Candidate Adam Giambrone – February 10, 2010 by Markus Noé

Another Politician Faces Political Ruin Over Indiscretions by Markus Noé Cornwall Ontario – Last week Toronto Councilor Adam Giambrone was approached for an interview by the Cornwall Free News. His office did respond and asked for the questions to be emailed to him as it was difficult to coordinate a telephone interview. Days went by […]

Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) first stand-alone public health unit in Canada to achieve full Qmentum Accreditation Status – Cornwall Ontario – February 10, 2010

EOHU Achieves Accreditation Milestone In December 2009, the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) became the first stand-alone public health unit in Canada to achieve full accreditation status with Accreditation Canada. The Qmentum accreditation is awarded to organisations that reach a high level of performance, and comes after a rigorous review of the EOHU’s health system performance, […]

Toyota not Alone as Honda Impacted By More Airbag Recalls Accord, Tercel – February 10, 2010

Honda is blowing away its customers; literally as issues regarding air bags impact thousands of vehicles across North America and the world.  2010 is so far not looking like a good year for the Japanese automotive sector. LINK “Honda – Japan’s second-biggest carmaker – said the defective airbags can overinflate and burst, spraying potentially deadly […]

Cornwall Ontario Hosting Job Fair – Local Industry Searching to Fill Positions as Growth Jumps for 2010 and Beyond – February 24, 2010

Are you looking for work?  Considering a change?  Looking at moving to an amazing city with a World of Opportunity?   Cornwall Ontario will be having a job fair Wednesday February 24th at the Cornwall Civic Complex (100 Water Street). Some of the companies participating will be: Olymel, City of Cornwall, Cornwall Community Hospital, Kraft […]

NDP Hold Their Annual General Meeting – Federal – Provincial – Cornwall Ontario – February 10,2010

The Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry Federal & Provincial NDP riding associations elected their executive members for 2010 at their joint annual general meetings on February 9 at the Navy Veterans Association in Cornwall. The federal NDP candidate for SDSG Darlene Jalbert was re-elected as the federal riding association President. Former Cornwall Mayor Brian Lynch will serve for […]

Coronation Street First Teenage Lesbian Kiss – Corrie’s Sophie Webster – February 10, 2010

Coronation Street’s resident Bible Thumping teen Sophie Webster to snog her teen girlfriend in the legendary British Soaper’s first Lesbian kiss scene. LINK “Rumours surfaced last year about the future storyline, and Brooke and Sian have long agreed on how to act out the scenes. Brooke said in an interview last year: “I’ve just told […]

Colonel Russell Williams Charged with Double Murder – Trenton Air Force Base – Ottawa Ontario – February 9, 2010

It’s like an episode of one of those American crime shows.   Decorated Canadian Air Force Colonel.  Two murdered women. Williams, a 23-year military veteran, was appointed as the base commander of Canadian Forces Base Trenton in Trenton, Ontario last July. Trenton is Canada’s busiest Air Force base and is providing logistical support for Canada’s […]

It’s CRUNCH Time Cornwall Ontario – Monopoly Canada Contest Home Stretch – February 9, 2010

Tick Tick Tick – Monopoly Canada Edition is going to pick two cities to be on the board based on voting.    It’s up to you in Cornwall Ontario to make this happen. Remember you need to vote EVERY DAY.   It’s simple, painless, and easy.   It’s fun, cures male pattern baldness and doesn’t […]

So Where are you Spending your Advertising Dollars Cornwall Ontario & the Area? Are you getting the best value for your Dollar? Online Media Alexa Rankings – February 9, 2010

It’s amazing how fast something can grow?   As we approach our 1st year’s anniversary as Cornwall Ontario’s fastest growing media company we are amazed at the statistics easily available online. Alexa is a service provided by that measures web traffic.  Using Alexa we’re are doing pretty darn well for an upstart. The Busiest […]

Doctor Conrad Murray Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter of King of Pop Michael Jackson – February 8, 2010 by Markus Noé

Cornwall Ontario – At 4pm this afternoon Dr. Conrad Murray arrived at an L.A county courthouse to turn himself in on charges related to Michael Jackson’s death. It is expected that Murray will be charged with involuntary manslaughter, this comes seven months after the death of M.J. Since the King of Pop’s untimely death last […]

Winterfest is Here – Cornwall Colts – Fathom Ties – Cornwall Ontario – February 14-15, 2010

Winterfest is Here! Are you suffering from the mid February blues? The city of Cornwall has a remedy in the form of the 3rd annual Cogeco Winterfest Carnaval. “This year promises to be yet another great success with a wonderful line up of activities and entertainment” said City Councillor Kim Baird, “The carnaval is a […]

Price Not Right for Habs General Manager Bob Gainey – Steps Down as of 4PM EST – Pierre Gauthier Montreal Canadiens Interim GM – Cornwall Ontario – February 8, 2010 by Markus Noé

Price Not Right for Habs General Manager Bob Gainey – Steps Down as of 4PM EST – Pierre Gauthier Montreal Canadiens Interim GM – Cornwall Ontario – February 8, 2010 by Markus Noé

Gainey Finished as GM by Markus Noé After seven seasons as the Montreal Canadiens G.M, Bob Gainey has decided to step down. Assistant GM Pierre Gauthier will take over on an interim basis. This was a make or break year for the former Hab’s player turned GM.  His five year plan failed to materialize. Gainey […]