AUGUST 25, 2021 – It’s always bewildering to see how ignorant and petty some of the political classes can be. Or why those with the thinnest skin are attracted to politics? I mean, if you can’t take legitimate criticism or questions from the media perhaps politics isn’t for you? CFN, and yours truly have been… Continue reading MP Eric Duncan & The NDP Don’t Care About CFN Viewers. By Jamie Gilcig
AUGUST 15, 2021 – When I started CFN back in February of 2009 I never, ever, expected to see it evolve the way it did. I expected to build a small, local newspaper which focused on our community in a refreshing Gonzo way. I had been taught that journalism was telling the truth. How you… Continue reading Cornwall Ontario to Lose Another Newspaper by October 31, 2021 – By Jamie Gilcig
FEBRUARY 13, 2021 – Being an Independent media outlet is a challenge. It was before Covid-19, but during the pandemic many media outlets have been decimated with thousands of journalists and broadcasters losing their jobs. CFN is on life support. It has been in the red now for several years thanks to a conspiratorial boycott… Continue reading Yes, it’s time to save and support local Media, especially this outlet. By Jamie Gilcig
SEPTEMBER 1, 2020 – CFN has been a digital platform leader in Eastern Ontario since our inception in 2009. Feels odd typing 2009 in 2020 and we’ve all seen many changes and lived through many experiences. In life we have to learn and evolve and one of the things we’ve learned is that people come… Continue reading Big Changes Coming to CFN. First Up – No More Viewer Comments.
If you are providing services during this crisis or just need the word spread email us today at email@example.com and we’ll do our part to help you do our part. Delivery service? Community service? Public notices? Online? Please remember that CFN is a lot more than Cornwall. Our large audiences from Montreal to Toronto read… Continue reading CFN Covid 19 Coronavirus SUPPORT YOUR COMMUNITY PAY AS YOU CAN Ad Deal 032320
We live in a community that sadly discounts truth and integrity. Where terms like “fake news” get bandied around by people that truly have no understanding of news or how news works. Some of whom get elected to office. If you live in a community with little accountability this is how circus behavior occurs. Blow… Continue reading Confusion & Corruption Erupt from Cornwall Over National Post Spanking & Seaway News Corrects Defamatory Slur of CFN. By Jamie Gilcig 110719
The clock is ticking again. We have until next Friday, September 13, 2019 for viewers to donate to firstname.lastname@example.org via e Interac to keep comments on. Right now comments are on for a limited basis. If we get 16 donations by the deadline they will return to full flow for at least 3 more months.… Continue reading Will you donate to keep Viewer comments on CFN? 090719
It’s a challenge being a media outlet in 2019. If you do your actual job and tell the truth in news you end up being hated by those that control the wheels of power. The simple truth is bad people who do bad things really hate you if you truthfully expose their dirty deeds. In… Continue reading How Many Break Ins Did Cornwall Ontario Have in 2018? CLICK FOR DETAILS 082619
Thanks to some last minute donations, CFN in a limited capacity, is allowing comments until September 30, 2019. We’re hoping to see the public step up and support comments. This newspaper doesn’t get hand outs from the Federal government like certain other media do so it’s up to our community and amazing viewers to make… Continue reading Limited Donations Keep Comments Alive on CFN, Barely! Time to Act! 081719
We’ve had a lot of feedback since we announced that we would stop allowing viewer comments on CFN stories after July 31, 2019. So after a lot of internal discussion we decided to allow those that want it to stay to put their money where their mouths are. If we receive enough viewer donations by… Continue reading Will You Pony UP to Keep CFN Viewer Comments Alive After July 31, 2019?
Did I hear anything about the young girl that took her own life? For the second time in two years I was queried that recently. We don’t like to talk about suicide. The police do not put it on the blotter. Here in Cornwall they refused to give me any numbers or data. After much… Continue reading Is Cornwall & SD&G the Child Suicide Capital of Canada? by Jamie Gilcig 012719
Cornwall Ontario – Cornwall Ontario’s largest newspaper has been sold ! After several years a deal was finally consummated. Details are not available at this time and will be released over the next few months. The Newspaper will be moving in a new direction under the new ownership group. Jamie Gilcig will be stepping down… Continue reading Breaking! SOLD – CFN is Officially Sold 010319
It’s not everyday a business in Cornwall celebrates its 10th Anniversary! CFN has decided to do so by offering a heavily discounted banner ad deal for the Month of January 2019! E Interac us your payment to email@example.com as well as emailing us your 300×250 (or smaller) ad banner and hyperlink. It’s that easy. Space… Continue reading CFN Pre 10th Anniversary Banner Sale! $9.99 for January 2019!
Cornwall Ontario – One would think that the Catholic Church, after the scandals and issues that they’ve been dealing with, especially in Cornwall Ontario, wouldn’t try and block the light, especially at a high profile meeting of The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops that is taking place, but a report has come out that essentially… Continue reading Catholics Muzzling Media @ Bishops Confab in PROJECT TRUTH Cornwall Ontario 091918
February will be the tenth anniversary of this newspaper. That’s a long time and a lot of hard work. It’s resulted in over 1 million human pageviews monthly. LINK Sadly, CFN never became the creative fount of positivity I envisioned when I started this venture in February of 2009. You can’t do creative marketing… Continue reading Wanna Buy a Newspaper? Turn Key Cornwall Regional Eyeballs – CFN FOR SALE
Cornwall Ontario – Lawyers can be a smart bunch, cagey too. It’s rare to get them “on the record” unless they want to be on the record which is why it’s so much fun to get them to chat off the record when the opportunity arises. “Flipper is as good a politician as she is… Continue reading Bernadette Clement Lies to the Public as She Runs for Mayor by Jamie Gilcig 082318
Cornwall Ontario – It’s odd, some of the requests we get for assistance. As this newspaper is about to celebrate our tenth anniversary of somehow surviving in this culturally toxic town it never stops to astound me how entitled some people think they are? Our first two years we essentially said yes to everyone no… Continue reading Crazed Cat Lady Tries to Bully CFN into Coverage by Jamie Gilcig 082018
Cornwall Ontario – My gosh there are a lot of little political turdettes that take runs at office! People still don’t get it. Being an elected official is serving the public – that includes people that you might not like or even like you. It means that if you’re successful you have to represent everyone… Continue reading Petty Ignorant SD&SG NDP Candidate Marc Benoit Just Doesn’t Get it – by Jamie Gilcig 061018