Stephen Harper Takes his Ball and Shuts Down Parliament – BREAKING NEWS – December 30, 2009

Stephen Harper Takes his Ball and Shuts Down Parliament – BREAKING NEWS – December 30, 2009

He’s done it again.  That wacky Minority government leading Prime Minister, Stephen Harper, has run to Michaelle Jean asking for yet another time out. Just when I gave him a thumbs up for at least creating the perception of strength he pulls one from the Richard Simmons School of Strength and Conditioning by calling a […]

We’re Proud to Announce our Newest Sponsor: Katerina’s Restaurant & Catering – 1195 2nd Street West – Cornwall Ontario – 613.932.9324

We’re Proud to Announce our Newest Sponsor: Katerina’s Restaurant & Catering – 1195 2nd Street West – Cornwall Ontario – 613.932.9324

Walking into Katerina’s Restaurant on a snowy winter’s day is like getting an instant dose of Vitamin D. The colours, the mood, ambiance, and decor just up the temperature a few degrees.   If you go on Mexican Buffet night (Wednesday & Thursdays) an amazing Margarita and meal will definitely help take those winter blahs away! Mention that […]

Jim Brownell Responds to Donna Leroux’s Letter to the Editor – Cornwall Ontario – December 30, 2009

Jim Brownell Responds to Donna Leroux’s Letter to the Editor – Cornwall Ontario – December 30, 2009

Jim Brownell has been called the hardest working MPP for a reason.   He’s written a letter that will be going to Minister Chris Bentley regarding the Letter to the Editor posted here by Donna Leroux regarding funding for victims of child hood sexual abuse at the inquiry here in Cornwall. Now that’s fast action.   […]

Patricia Gaete Nailed by OPP for Doing 164KM on 401 – Cornwall Ontario – December 30, 2009

Patricia Gaete Nailed by OPP for Doing 164KM on 401 – Cornwall Ontario – December 30, 2009

Cornwall Ont Driver Charged and Motor Vehicle Seized (South Dundas, ON.) – On December 25th, an SD&G OPP officer performed a traffic stop on a motor vehicle travelling 164 km/hrs on Hwy 401. The roadside investigation resulted in Patricia Gaete from Montreal, Quebec charged with; Speeding 3 day licence suspension for providing breath sample “warn” on […]

You asked for them; Recipes from Chef Shawn Kretz 100 Mile Cuisine Episodes 1& 2 – Cooking with Kretz – December 29, 2009

You asked for them; Recipes from Chef Shawn Kretz 100 Mile Cuisine Episodes 1& 2 – Cooking with Kretz – December 29, 2009

If you haven’t checked out the first episodes of Cooking with Kretz click this LINK. Chef Shawn Kretz has created quite the menu from foods harvested within 100 Miles of SD&G. In our first episode shot locally as Schnitzels, we featured Bison & Goat Cheese Pizza using a Beau’s Brew dough; Bison pepperoni from Island […]

Tony Clement Sounding Very Liberal – Fed Dollars to R&D – December 28, 2009

Tony Clement Sounding Very Liberal – Fed Dollars to R&D – December 28, 2009

Industry Minister Tony Clement talks to the Globe and Mail about the financial recovery. L I N K “If there was one thing you want to achieve in government this year that you believe would help Canada’s industrial sector, what would it be? [Government and universities have] actively engaged in innovation commercialization along with the […]

Your Quick Hits for Monday December 28, 2009

Your Quick Hits for Monday December 28, 2009

Ministry Jumps into Richmond Road Closure Issue “Richmond Drive trucking opponent Wyatt Walsh said the blasting data confirms residents’ suspicions and offers them hope through another solution. “If we can’t get the trucks off the road, maybe our focus should now be shut the quarries down,” Walsh said, adding “I’m not really in the camp […]

3rd Lane Still Not Operational at temporary CBSA Crossing – Seaway International Bridge Crisis- December 27, 2009 – Cornwall Ontario – Akwesasne

3rd Lane Still Not Operational at temporary CBSA Crossing – Seaway International Bridge Crisis- December 27, 2009 – Cornwall Ontario – Akwesasne

Cornwall Ontario – Michael Peeling is reporting in the Standard Freeholder that the 3rd lane of the temporary border crossing into Cornwall Ontario allowed an Ambulance to reroute rather than open the 3rd lane which according to CBSA officials is supposed to be open and alleviate traffic delays at this crossing point. “The Canada Border Services Agency […]

Spirit of a Season pulls in a large crowd for Acoustic night – Metal night Sunday December 27 at Murphy’s Inn

Spirit of a Season pulls in a large crowd for Acoustic night – Metal night Sunday December 27 at Murphy’s Inn

It was great seeing such an amazing turn out at Murphy’s Inn for the Spirit of a Season Acoustic set night. Keegan Larose made Jason Setnyk’s night by playing his Juicy Fruit jingle. As super as the crowd was Saturday night an even bigger one is expected tonight (Sunday) for the Metal show. ELECTRIC SUNDAY […]

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – December 26, 2009

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – December 26, 2009

Have You Seen the Beauty and Wonder Just Outside your Door? It is now officially winter as we have passed the 21st of December and the days now begin their ascent to becoming longer each day. How wonderful is that!  One of the things that I thoroughly enjoy during the winter months is the company […]

Twitter Cops $25 Million for making Tweets searchable by Google & Bing

Twitter Cops $25 Million for making Tweets searchable by Google & Bing

Online Networking Phenomenon Twitter has just signed two deals with Google and Bing (MSN) that will result in Tweets or mini blog entries being indexed to Search engine queries. L I N K “In October, Twitter said it had struck multiyear arrangements that make users’ short blog postings available on Google.com and on Bing, which is […]

Cornwall Ontario – 2010 Editorial – Vision at a Critical Time – December 26, 2009

Cornwall Ontario – 2010 Editorial – Vision at a Critical Time – December 26, 2009

Vision is a funny thing.    Many times there is no “right” vision; simply what a person or group wants.     I’ve lived in Cornwall Ontario now for six years.   It’s been an interesting experience. Cornwall is a very diverse community; and it’s a community in change.   I don’t think I’ve ever […]