SD&SG Riding President Calls Incumbent MP A Bully on Social Media by Jamie Gilcig OCT 12, 2015

SD&SG Riding President Calls Incumbent MP A Bully on Social Media by Jamie Gilcig OCT 12, 2015

As we get closer to the 19th it seems the local Liberals are feeling the frustration from trailing so badly in the poll numbers.      Or simply they have an utter boob as a riding President and simply didn’t replace him as they never had much hope of actually winning?   At the 8 […]

Chem Chem Tank Rally For Monday April 14 before City Council Meeting in Cornwall Ontario

Chem Chem Tank Rally For Monday April 14 before City Council Meeting in Cornwall Ontario

CORNWALL Ontario – There has been one consistent public message in Cornwall Ontario since December 2013, and that the community wishes to not have chemical tanks on our waterfront and in particular the ones on the Trillium Distribution Inc. site. While there are varied responses, that’s the common theme.   That message seems to have […]

Mark A MacDonald Alleges Cornwall Ontario Being Bullied By Federal Government Over Chem Tanks on Waterfront

Mark A MacDonald Alleges Cornwall Ontario Being Bullied By Federal Government Over Chem Tanks on Waterfront

Greetings MP Lauzon: Further to my email to you last week, take notice that I am still waiting to hear from you, when will the chemical tank farm be removed from our waterfront? Construction at the site continued all weekend despite city issued “Stop Work Orders” and continued widespread public calls for work to stop.  […]

11th Councilor by Jamie Gilcig – The Chemical Tanks on the Kaneb Oil Tank Site Issue Feb 18, 2014

11th Councilor by Jamie Gilcig – The Chemical Tanks on the Kaneb Oil Tank Site Issue Feb 18, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – The Chemical tanks on the former Kaneb Oil tank site issue is  heating up  again.   Some of the questions I get in conversation is what I would have done if I had been mayor or on council in regards to the tanks as much of the issue is in the hands […]

Service Club Council of Cornwall Late to the NO TANKS party – Issues Statement

Service Club Council of Cornwall Late to the NO TANKS party – Issues Statement

Cornwall Ontario – The Service Club Council of Cornwall and the District is getting involved in the No Tanks issue.   The club which represents such groups as The Knights of Columbus, The Kinsmen & Kinettes, Catholic Women’s League, Royal Canadian Legion, Cornwall Lions club, Cornwall Optimist club, RCAF Wing, Cornwall Rotary & Rotary Sunrise, […]

Mark A MacDonald Suggests Boycott of Cornwall is My Place Evening – Letter to the Editor – Jan 26 2014

Mark A MacDonald Suggests Boycott of Cornwall is My Place Evening – Letter to the Editor – Jan 26 2014

The “Cornwall Is My Place” inspirational evening that is being organized by the City and their CONSULTANTS, is a complete joke. . Our elected officials do not need to have another meeting for public input. . The public has been telling them about our beautiful waterfront for years and yet chemical tanks are being constructed at the […]

NO TANKS Rally Draws Nearly 100 in Cornwall Ontario – New Committee to be Formed – PETITION Jan 20, 2014

Cornwall Ontario – It’s really weird covering a story when you’re in the story.    As many of our viewers know I’m an activist at heart.   Beaver Gate; defeating Wal-Mart over the First Student Drivers Survivor Weekend, finding lost dogs and people… So when I discovered and started to cover the Chem Tanks being […]

Cornwall Refusing Transparency With Public While Demanding it of Feds over Waterfront Chem Tanks by Jamie Gilcig

Rally from MP Lauzon's Office to City Hall Saturday Jan 17 at 2 PM

Cornwall Refusing Transparency With Public While Demanding it of Feds over Waterfront Chem Tanks by Jamie Gilcig

Cornwall Ontario –   There’s a rally Saturday January 18, 2014 at 2 PM.   It’s to repeat the message to those that make the decisions that we the people of Cornwall want NO TANKS on the former Kaneb Oil Tank property. But this is more than that.   This is about the future of […]

Open Letter to Mayor Bob Kilger of Cornwall Ontario Run Again or Fold & Chem Tank Lands by Jamie Gilcig

Open Letter to Mayor Bob Kilger of Cornwall Ontario Run Again or Fold & Chem Tank Lands by Jamie Gilcig

Cornwall Ontario –     Dear Bob, you still haven’t publicly stated that you’re against the Chemical Tanks on the former Kaneb property even though just about every single resident of Cornwall is against them as well as the tanks being against the city’s future waterfront plans. Why is that? Now comes word that you […]

Mark A MacDonald Says that MP Guy Lauzon Is Incorrect on a Waterfront Chem Tanks in Cornwall Ontario – LTE

Mark A MacDonald Says that MP Guy Lauzon Is Incorrect on a Waterfront Chem Tanks in Cornwall Ontario – LTE

Letter to the Editor: Regarding the illegal storage tanks that are being built on our ideal waterfront, our MP Guy Lauzon has been quoted in the media stating . “We’re going to look for solutions”. . He is completely wrong.  There was only ONE solution that he was instructed to bring to the Minister and that is, “Stop now and break the […]

Groupe Renaissance Group PUBLIC APPEAL re Chemical Tanks on Cornwall Ontario Harbour POLL PETITION

Groupe Renaissance Group PUBLIC APPEAL re Chemical Tanks on Cornwall Ontario Harbour  POLL PETITION

“IN THE SPIRIT OF COMMUNICATIONS”   AND AS A FOLLOW UP TO OUR FRIENDLY PUBLIC DEMONSTRATION AT THE SITE IN QUESTION ON MONDAY DECEMBER 09 2013 AND OUR PUBLIC MEETING OF DECEMBER 11 2013   WE ASK ONE MORE TIME THAT YOU THE GENERAL PUBLIC HELP US STOP THE CONSTRUCTION OF STORAGE TANKS ALONG THE WATERFRONT […]

Chem Tank Construction Continues in Cornwall Ontario as Political Infighting Doesn’t Challenge Lies from Feds & City Government by Jamie Gilcig

Canada Transport & City of Cornwall & Council Turtling as Construction Continues

Chem Tank Construction Continues in Cornwall Ontario as Political Infighting Doesn’t Challenge Lies from Feds & City Government by Jamie Gilcig

Cornwall Ontario – There are now four petitions asking the Federal Government to stop construction of Chemical Tanks on the Cornwall Ontario Harbourfront. What we know is that as early as February 2013 Economic Development; most likely Bob Peters, was contacted by parties connected to what would become Trillium Distribution Cornwall Inc. That the city […]

Sobey’s Freshco Car Crash Raises Development Questions in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig – POLL Waterfront

CFN – Cornwall Ontario reminds me of Pittsburgh in many ways.  As its early industries faded away new opportunities were created. While many suffer during transitions if handled well new opportunities can lead to prosperity. In Cornwall’s case a whole waterfront will be up for grabs.  While there are some pollution issues and we do […]

The Science and Nature of Water with Scientist Dr. Andy Bramburger

The Science and Nature of Water with Scientist Dr. Andy Bramburger

CFN- Submitted Release On Wednesday, September 25th at 7 pm the River Institute kicks off its Science & Nature Series for 2013-14 with “The Science & Nature of Water” led by River Institute scientist Dr. Andy Bramburger. He has travelled the world researching fresh water and will share his insights on the nature, science and […]

Late Breaking News from the St. Lawrence River Institute of Environmental Sciences

CFN – Submitted Media Advisory What: TED Fellow and American Inventor Sonaar Luthra will be speaking in Cornwall tomorrow evening, Wednesday, May 15th at 6:30 pm as a special guest of the River Institute and the US Embassy Where: The St. Lawrence River Institute of Environmental Sciences ( 2 St. Lawrence Drive on the St. […]

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – Goodbye Friend – Sad End to a Tree

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – Goodbye Friend – Sad End to a Tree

CFN – Sadness enveloped my heart as I witnessed a once vibrant life had been snuffed out. Many years ago I first noticed this lovely specimen.  It had taken up residence next to the post box which I travelled to on a regular basis; I couldn’t help but notice its regal stature.  The tree, a Manitoba Maple, […]

Slash and Mulch in Cornwall Ontario – Lamoureux Park Preps for Canada Day 2012 by Don Smith

Slash and Mulch in Cornwall Ontario – Lamoureux Park Preps for Canada Day 2012 by Don Smith

CFN – Preparations are well underway for the 2012 Canada Day Celebrations in Lamoureux Park, but one development may come as an unwelcome shock to some. There has been a bit of a stir in a particular Facebook group.  A post titled:  “Announcing Cornwall’s ‘DE-Beautify Lamoreux Park’ program. Sad!” caught my eye, but not as […]