Sometimes Politics Make Me Nauseous – Harper Government Propaganda Machine @ Work

Sometimes Politics Make Me Nauseous – Harper Government Propaganda Machine @ Work

Nobody wants an election.  It’d be bad for the country.   Canada, it’s media, and airwaves alike are being pounded with this message. Here’s Minister Van Loan, who actually can speak!  L I N K “What is of concern with an election looming is the number of pieces of legislation that we have on the tackling […]

Is Cornwall Island Part of Canada?

Is Cornwall Island Part of Canada?

I’m not a political scientist.   I’m not a geographer.   In other words I’m not an expert on this area, but I have politicians, and people of all sorts talk to me about some of the fundamentals of the Bridge Crisis which I’ve covered here in this paper. I am of the belief that Cornwall Island […]

Fun and Politics in Lamoureux Parc – Labour Day part deux

Fun and Politics in Lamoureux Parc – Labour Day part deux

It wasn’t all fun and Hot Dogs.   There was some serious speech making. Here is Cornwall City Councilor and Darlene Jalbert’s campaign manager Elaine MacDonald in action. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oMIeV-aLfII There was a minor fracas as 3 people with placards who were handing out tracts heckled some of the supporters in the parade.  You can hear a […]

Labour Day Rally in Lamoureux Parc – Darlene, Bernadette, and Zelda!

Labour Day Rally in Lamoureux Parc – Darlene, Bernadette, and Zelda!

Over 1000 people today were treated to a star studded Labour Day afternoon in  Lamoureux Parc.   City Councilors Glen Grant,  Bernadette Clement, Elaine MacDonald, Kim Baird, Syd Gardiner, and Miss Gay National Capital Zelda Marshall  joined NDP Candidate Darlene Jalbert  who hosted a day of entertainment, good food, good company, and a fine march around […]

Joe Gunn – Need to Buy or sell a Property ? Call the Expert

Joe Gunn –  Need to Buy or sell a Property ?  Call the Expert

Advertisement Joe is your online resource for home buying, home selling, financing, and property listings. Whether it’s a house, condo, cottage, or apartment, he can assist you with your real estate needs. Joe has been in the real estate business for over 25 years, a community leader and is well respected within the industry. Click […]

I’ll be at Lamoureux Parc on Labour Day for the Picnic – Will You?

I’ll be at Lamoureux Parc on Labour Day for the Picnic – Will You?

What a terrific concept and event.    Labour day in the parc, food and entertainment sponsored by local unions and the Cornwall & District Labour Council and hosted by Cornwall’s very own Elaine MacDonald. John Divinski wrote a super article in the Seaway News this week.  Click the link to read full details.  L I N […]

Guess who I bumped into at Breakfast? Bernadette Clement & Jim Brownell

Guess who I bumped into at Breakfast? Bernadette Clement & Jim Brownell

Busy Friday.    I thought I’d drop in and do a resto review for Spinners and ended up bumping into our area’s Hardest working politician, MPP Jim Brownell, and Federal Liberal Candidate and Cornwall City Councilor Bernadette Clément.  Ms Clément, on her way to work as a long time Public Defender here in Cornwall, took a […]

Letter to the Editor – Darlene Jalbert NDP Federal Candidate Stormont, Dundas & South Glengarry

Letter to the Editor – Darlene Jalbert NDP Federal Candidate  Stormont, Dundas & South Glengarry

Dear Editor, Michael Ignatieff stunned everyone, with his claim to be able to balance the budget, and pay down the enormous debt we now find ourselves in, without raising taxes. Some people scoff at the claim, but unfortunately, the Liberals have done it before and they’ll do it again, given the chance.   They might […]

Glen Grant, a man of principle and Habs Fan

Glen Grant, a man of principle and Habs Fan

I have some Conservative roots.   I also love hockey.   So when the opportunity arose to sit down with the Cornwall City Councilor and our MP’s campaign manager I decided to take it. And honestly I was surprised and impressed by my encounter with Glen Grant.   We’re both Habs fans so we started on a good […]

Elizabeth May not to Run in Nova Scotia

Elizabeth May not to Run in Nova Scotia

L I N K Elizabeth May, Leader of the Federal Green Party of Canada has officially stated that she won’t be running in Nova Scotia again.   Right now things are pointing to the BC riding of Saanich-Gulf Islands. “The B.C. riding of Saanich-Gulf Islands, which is currently held by Conservative cabinet minister Gary Lunn, has […]

NDP Nomination Meeting Drums Up the CASH

NDP Nomination Meeting Drums Up the CASH

Another night, another nomination meeting.  This one served up some really good carrot cake though. It was all Darlene Jalbert last night at the Navy Club.  Surrounded by party faithful and committed volunteers Ms Jalbert enters her second attempt to unseat local MP Guy Lauzon. Cornwall City Councilor Elaine MacDonald led off in welcoming Darlene […]

New Polling Service Coming to Area

New Polling Service Coming to Area

We are going to be working with a new outfit that offer’s polling services to groups and companies.  From Politics to Product Marketing, local, regional or even world wide;  Polls can make or  break your business model or campaign. Email info@cornwallfreenews.com for more information. please visit our sponsors:

Local Liberal Stars Shine at Bernadette Clément Nomination Meeting

Local Liberal Stars Shine at Bernadette Clément Nomination Meeting

It was a breathtaking night in local politics at the Knights of Columbus hall.    Local Liberals turned out in record numbers to attend the nomination meeting. Only one candidate was on the docket, which wasn’t surprising to any in attendence.     It’s part of Ms Bernadette Clément’s charm, pulling people together and uniting them which makes […]

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