Letter to the Editor – Stéphane Groulx of Cornwall Ontario on Mario Leclerc & Jack Layton’s Strong Campaign

Letter to the Editor – Stéphane Groulx of Cornwall Ontario on Mario Leclerc & Jack Layton’s Strong Campaign

I would like to take the time to say that Mario Leclerc ran a hard, strong campaign and I am proud to have had the opportunity to work alongside Mario at the grassroots level here in Stormont, Dundas, and South Glengarry. I will not forget the lessons I’ve learned, and the experiences I have gained […]

Harper Majority Government projected – 10:54 PM – 160+ seats – Ignatieff fails – Layton looks to record 100+ NDP Seats – May 2, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Harper Majority Government projected – 10:54 PM – 160+ seats – Ignatieff fails – Layton looks to record 100+ NDP Seats – May 2, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Stephen Harper is smiling tonight as it looks like he’s getting his majority.  In a dark day for Canadian Democracy his spin masters have nabbed the prize. Jack Layton and the NDP have recorded historic gains, but as opposition in a majority government they will have less ability to improve Canada than […]

Who should be our next MP? by Richard Komorowski – May 1, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Who should be our next MP? by Richard Komorowski – May 1, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Now that the election is coming to its climax, the inevitable question arises: Is it worth voting, and if so, for whom?  Guy Lauzon For someone who is already 67, and who will be over 70 when the next election is called, Guy Lauzon, the Conservative incumbent, has campaigned remarkably well. However, […]

Sunday Night on Seawayradio.com – Show starts at 7:30 PM and we do our Political Wrap Up for the 2011 Canadian Federal Election – May 1, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Sunday Night on Seawayradio.com – Show starts at 7:30 PM and we do our Political Wrap Up for the 2011 Canadian Federal Election – May 1, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – It’s been a long election run for many of the local candidates and we’ll be chatting to some of this tonight on Seawayradio.com. It’s been an interesting race locally and projections still show the Conservatives under Stephen Harper winning a minority government.  Here locally we see many poll results.   We’ll be […]

Ottawa Citizen endorses Liberal candidate Bernadette Clement in SD&SG Riding for MP – April 29, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Ottawa Citizen endorses Liberal candidate Bernadette Clement in SD&SG Riding for MP – April 29, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Liberal candidate for SD&SG Ontario, Ms Bernadette Clement woke up to an endorsement by the Ottawa Citizen who today gave their blessings for her to be the MP for this riding. The popular city councilor and attorney has been campaigning hard right through the campaign.  She’s had to differentiate and stand out […]

Lettre d’opinion – ABOLIR LE SÉNAT: VIVE LA DÉMOCRATIE! – Mario Leclerc – Cornwall Ontario – 24 Avril, 2011

Lettre d’opinion – ABOLIR LE SÉNAT: VIVE LA DÉMOCRATIE! – Mario Leclerc – Cornwall Ontario – 24 Avril, 2011

Les sénateurs gagnent 132 300 dollars par année comme salaire de base et ils sont là jusqu’à l’âge de 75 ans. Il n’y a pas de doute que la majorité des Canadiens aimerait voir l’abolition du Sénat. Mais les vieux partis politiques le soutiennent par intérêt. Çacoûte plus de 90 millions par année pour cela. Ils ont […]

So I’m still undecided on who to vote for on May 2 in the upcoming Canadian Federal Election…EDITORIAL by Jamie Gilcig – April 24, 2011

So I’m still undecided on who to vote for on May 2 in the upcoming Canadian Federal Election…EDITORIAL by Jamie Gilcig – April 24, 2011

Cornwall ON – So it’s one week to show time for Canada and all of our futures.    It’s been the most anti-climactic and non-focused election I’ve lived through to date. The Harper game plan is like a Jacques Martin hockey plan; get a lead and hide and hold onto it.  I can’t argue that, […]

Letter to the Editor – PJ Robertson of Morrisburg Ontario on MP Guy Lauzon’s Contempt – April 24, 2011

Letter to the Editor – PJ Robertson of Morrisburg Ontario on MP Guy Lauzon’s Contempt – April 24, 2011

In the federal all-candidates debate in the Cornwall Civic Complex, SDSG MP Guy Lauzon is reported to have dismissed Parliament’s contempt ruling against the Conservatives as simply the opposition parties ganging up, and therefore meaningless.   Clearly, Mr. Lauzon has learned nothing about parliamentary democracy and has no time for it.   So, why is he running for re-election […]

Martintown debate for SD&SG Ontario Shines a Light on Bridge Issue and Mr. Lauzon’s Mail Outs – Crowd gets ugly – April 23, 2011

Martintown debate for SD&SG Ontario Shines a Light on Bridge Issue and Mr. Lauzon’s Mail Outs – Crowd gets ugly – April 23, 2011

Cornwall ON – Harper Conservative MP Guy Lauzon has taken quite a beating during the four debates this week.  I was at the Martintown debate Monday and the crowd turned on Mr. Lauzon after his answers about the Seaway International Bridge crisis and his and the government’s role in how it was handled. Bridge Question […]

Democratic Hiccup in Cornwall Ontario as Chamber of Commerce Singles out The Cornwall Free News for Special Harassment at All Candidates Debate. Btw, Bernadette Clement won! April 22, 2011

Democratic Hiccup in Cornwall Ontario as Chamber of Commerce Singles out The Cornwall Free News for Special Harassment at All Candidates Debate.  Btw, Bernadette Clement won!  April 22, 2011

Cornwall ON – Democracy experienced a hiccup last night at the All Candidate Chamber of Commerce debate in Cornwall Ontario.  It seems some members of the chamber are not familiar with the term “Freedom of the Press.” I was accosted as I entered the Salon in the civic complex by Mike Metcalfe who singled me […]

Harper MP Guy Lauzon Votes against Pension Security for Riding’s Seniors by Richard Komorowski – April 21, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Harper MP Guy Lauzon Votes against Pension Security for Riding’s Seniors by Richard Komorowski – April 21, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Did you know that every first of October is now “National Seniors (sic) Day” in Canada, as reported last October (unfortunately, after the fact) by the Seaway News? Most seniors probably missed this momentous event, especially with more pressing concerns such as healthcare, the ever-rising costs of food, energy and housing, and […]

Avonmore All-Candidates Debate by Reg Coffey – April 19, 2011

Avonmore All-Candidates Debate  by Reg Coffey – April 19, 2011

Avonmore ON – The Stormont County Federation of Agriculture sponsored an All-Candidates debate at the North Stormont Place, Avonmore on Tuesday night. Included in this debate for the first time was Darcy Neal Donnelly, the Libertarian candidate for SD&SG. . The meeting was well run and once started was politely controlled and kept on time […]

MP Bob Rae’s Views on Internet Usage and more. Visit to Cornwall Ontario April 18, 2011

MP Bob Rae’s Views on Internet Usage and more.  Visit to Cornwall Ontario April 18, 2011

Cornwall ON – We’re catching up from editing all this election debate video.     MP Bob Rae visited Cornwall Monday and had a lot to say about health care and Mr. Harper and his government. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u9XWusN0bZQ “Stephen Harper is currently enrolled in the witness protection program..” Oil Companies and Banks need to wait their […]

Bob Rae Visits Cornwall Ontario Health Care, the Economy, the Harper Government, and Internet Usage – April 18, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario – 1080 HD VIDEO

Bob Rae Visits Cornwall Ontario Health Care, the Economy, the Harper Government, and Internet Usage – April 18, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario – 1080 HD VIDEO

Cornwall ON – SD&SG Liberal Candidate has a lot to smile about today!   Her campaign is entering a new gear as she revs up for the last two weeks of the campaign. Today she had a visitor come to assist her in her campaigning; former Premier of Ontario and current MP, Mr. Bob Rae. […]

Conservative MP Guy Lauzon Voted against Human Rights Bill by Richard Komorowski – April 18, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Conservative MP Guy Lauzon Voted against Human Rights Bill by Richard Komorowski – April 18, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON –For some years now, Canadian mining and exploration companies have been coming under fire in South America and other under-developed nations for serious human rights and environmental abuses.  Canada has always prided itself in its human rights record, and even has a “Charter of Rights and Freedoms” to prove it. However, Cornwall MP […]

SD&SG Liberal Candidate Bernadette Clement Attends Moose Creek Film Fest – Bernadette Clement a participé au Festival du Film à Moose Creek – April 11, 2011

SD&SG Liberal Candidate Bernadette Clement Attends Moose Creek Film Fest – Bernadette Clement a participé au Festival du Film à Moose Creek – April 11, 2011

Moose Creek ON – Quelle bell soirée au restaurant Knox Fine Dining à Moose Creek! Les Productions la part du lion étaient fiers  de s’associer au restaurant pour nous offrir une soirée de films, de délices gastronomiques et de rencontres avec deux cinéastes canadiens.   Deux cinéastes canadiens nous ont  divertis avec leur plus récente […]

MP Guy Lauzon Hoping Dead Can Vote? Photo of Lauzon Election Signs in Area Cemetery – April 11, 2011

MP Guy Lauzon Hoping Dead Can Vote?  Photo of Lauzon Election Signs in Area Cemetery – April 11, 2011

St. Andrews Ontario – Is MP Guy Lauzon hoping the dead can vote?   Pictures of his sign planted in a Cemetery near his home in SD&SG were submitted to us early Monday by an upset voter who thought it was terribly tacky to have election signs in a cemetery. No comments have been returned from Mr. Lauzon’s […]

Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry Candidate Bernadette Clement Will Fight for Pension Protection – Cornwall Ontario – April 9, 2011

Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry Candidate Bernadette Clement Will Fight for Pension Protection – Cornwall Ontario – April 9, 2011

Cornwall ON – In her door to door canvassing across Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry Federal Liberal candidate Bernadette Clement has expressed shared concern with constituents who are telling her about their concerns about pensions.   “We have a growing senior population within Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry and they are telling me about very serious concerns over their financial future,” […]