Pat Finucan Announces That He’s Seeking the Ontario Provincial Liberal Nomination for SD&SG – February 10, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Pat Finucan Announces That He’s Seeking the Ontario Provincial Liberal Nomination for SD&SG – February 10, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – The worst kept political secret was let out of the bag Wednesday afternoon at the Best Western PLUS Parkway Inn & Conference Centre in Cornwall Ontario as Pat Finucan announced his intentions to seek the Liberal nomination for SD&SG in the upcoming Provincial election. So far his competition is former Cornwall Ontario […]

Life Long Liberal Marcel Bourgon Refusing to Vote in Provincial Election Over HST – February 6, 2011 – HD VIDEO – Cornwall Ontario

Life Long Liberal Marcel Bourgon Refusing to Vote in Provincial Election Over HST – February 6, 2011 – HD VIDEO – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Politics is fascinating.  Some people seem to be born to one partisan party and never consider anything other than the party line. Then there are others that make changes as their lives changes. There’s an old adage about being crazy if you’re not a Communist when you’re under 25 and a Conservative after 50…. […]

The Political Round Table on Seawayradio.com – Show Starts at 9:00 AM! Tuesday February 1, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

The Political Round Table on Seawayradio.com – Show Starts at 9:00 AM! Tuesday February 1, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Click the banner to listen LIVE or after via Podcast to The Political Round Table on Seawayradio.com ! Every Tuesday morning starting at 9:00AM pundits Joe Gunn & Denis Sabourin share their views on what’s going on politically whether it be around the world or around the corner. At 10:00 AM Keith […]

Cornwall Ontario and area Businesses Breakfast Connections with Local Politicians – January 19, 2011

Cornwall Ontario and area Businesses Breakfast Connections with Local Politicians – January 19, 2011

Cornwall ON – The Breakfast Ham wasn’t only on the plates of the capacity room at the Ramada Wednesday morning as Breakfast Connections hosted a slew of area politicians.     There were mayors, wardens, more mayors, an MPP, MP, and at least one candidate for MPP in the upcoming Provincial election. The event, hosted […]

Employment Looking Better For Ontario as 2011 gets Rolling! (UPDATED) Statscan Numbers with Quotes from Minister Dwight Duncan and Roger Sauvé – January 7, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Employment Looking Better For Ontario as 2011 gets Rolling! (UPDATED)  Statscan Numbers with Quotes from Minister Dwight Duncan and Roger Sauvé – January 7, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – An interesting mix of data came across my desk today regarding unemployment in Ontario and Cornwall.   There’s some good and some bad news, but ultimately we’re doing great considering the world economy and especially that of our neighbors to the south! First off our regular Economist Roger Sauvé checked in with […]

Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Maurice Dupell Dispels Rumours of Provincial Run – SD&SG Provincial Election Candidate Speculation Heating Up – January 6, 2010

Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Maurice Dupell Dispels Rumours of Provincial Run – SD&SG Provincial Election Candidate Speculation Heating Up – January 6, 2010

Cornwall ON – I caught up with Cornwall City Councilor Mr. Maurice Dupelle today. He’s busy attacking his first term on council with a lot of zest and vigour.   We talked tonight about his new position as the city council appointee to the Youth Advisory council and some of the many ideas he has […]

New Bridges Create Jobs in Cornwall Ontario – January 5, 2011

New Bridges Create Jobs in Cornwall Ontario – January 5, 2011

Cornwall ON – Three new bridges in Cornwall will help ensure long-term safety, create about 216 jobs and support the environment. The work includes: §         Removing and rebuilding the eastbound and westbound Highway 401 bridges over the CNR line, east of Boundary Road at Cornwall §         Building a new bridge over Highway 401 at Boundary Road, replacing […]

Letter to the Editor – Ross Ayotte of Smiths Falls Ontario is Unhappy with Hydro Rates – January 2, 2011

Letter to the Editor – Ross Ayotte of Smiths Falls Ontario is Unhappy with Hydro Rates – January 2, 2011

In 2007, Dalton Mcguinty ripped up a previously-prepared plan on rebuilding hydro that would have cost $60 billion and after experimenting with energy policy over the last three years the Liberals now say their plan will cost $87 billion. The people of Ontario  know the real cost may be billions higher as nothing ever comes in on budget and Mcguinty can’t be trusted one just has […]

SD&SG MPP Jim Brownell Holiday Greetings for 2010 – VIDEO – December 18, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

SD&SG MPP Jim Brownell Holiday Greetings for 2010 – VIDEO – December 18, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – MPP Jim Brownell of SD&SG Ontario wishes to extend his holiday greetings to the viewers of The Cornwall Free News. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aHak0eYhqFk Wishing you blessings of joy, this Christmas. May your heart be filled with peace and happiness as you surround yourself with family and friends this holiday season. Merry Christmas and Happy […]

9:00 AM The Political Round Table on Seawayradio.com with your Host Jamie Gilcig – Guests Joe Gunn, Denis Sabourin, and Keith Beardsley – December 14, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

9:00 AM The Political Round Table on Seawayradio.com with your Host Jamie Gilcig – Guests Joe Gunn, Denis Sabourin, and Keith Beardsley – December 14, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – The Political Round Table – Live from Cornwall Ontario with pundits Denis Sabourin and Joe Gunn.  Showtime is 9:00 AM on Seawayradio.com!   Keith Beardsley drops by at 9:45 and shares his View From the Hill.  Get an inside look at some of the hot topics from Parliament, and then we open […]

Ontario’s “Eco-Fee Imbroglio” Holds Lessons for Other Provinces: C.D. Howe Institute – December 12, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Ontario’s “Eco-Fee Imbroglio” Holds Lessons for Other Provinces: C.D. Howe Institute – December 12, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Charging producers for the life cycle cost of waste management is contentious, as shown by the recent controversy over “eco fees” in Ontario, but it can be an effective policy tool if done right, according to a study released today by the C.D. Howe Institute. In The Eco-Fee Imbroglio: Lessons from Ontario’s Troubled […]

Does Big Oil Control the Media too? by Richard Komorowski – December 10, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Does Big Oil Control the Media too? by Richard Komorowski – December 10, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Climate Change Deniers seem to come in two types: those who cannot handle the truth and those who profit from the lies. Where does the Calgary Herald fit? On October 10, 2010, the Calgary Herald, once considered a respectable paper, but now under new ownership, published an editorial about climate change, taking […]

Clean Energy Revolution Leading to Jobs – Long-Term Energy Plan Turns On Clean Power, Turns Off Dirty Coal – November 25, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Clean Energy Revolution Leading to Jobs – Long-Term Energy Plan Turns On Clean Power, Turns Off Dirty Coal – November 25, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Ontario’s updated Long-Term Energy Plan sets the course for a clean energy revolution that is creating thousands of new, good jobs in Ontario, and cleaning up the air we breathe. The government’s 20-year energy plan, Building Our Clean Energy Future, makes the essential investments to keep the lights on in our homes, businesses, […]

NDP MPP’s Michael Prue and Paul Miller Draw over 70 in Cornwall Ontario – Announce that if elected NDP would abolish HST on Hydro – November 22, 2010

NDP MPP’s Michael Prue and Paul Miller Draw over 70 in Cornwall Ontario – Announce that if elected NDP would abolish HST on Hydro – November 22, 2010

Cornwall ON – It was a full room at the Navy Club early Saturday morning.   NDP Mpp’s Michael Prue (Beaches-East York) and Paul Miller ( Hamilton East-Stoney Creek) came to speak to the party faithful and judging by the crowd reaction the two didn’t disappoint. I have to give the MPP’s credit.   This was […]

Ontario Introduces Electricity Cost Relief McGuinty Government Introduces New Measures to Help Ontario Families and Reduce Debt – November 19, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Ontario Introduces Electricity Cost Relief  McGuinty Government Introduces New Measures to Help Ontario Families  and Reduce Debt – November 19, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Toronto  ON  – The Ontario government today introduced the Ontario Clean Energy Benefit (OCEB), which would provide a 10 per cent benefit to help consumers manage rising electricity prices for the next five years.  The OCEB, which would help more than four million residential consumers and more than 400,000 small businesses, farms and other consumers, […]

The Political Round Table on Seawayradio.com 9:00 AM EST with your host Jamie Gilcig and Pundits Denis Sabourin and Joe Gunn – November 16, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

The Political Round Table on Seawayradio.com 9:00 AM EST with your host Jamie Gilcig and Pundits Denis Sabourin and Joe Gunn – November 16, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – It’s Tuesday morning!  Time for The Political Round Table on Seawayradio.com –  We’re hoping for a very special guest to join Joe Gunn and Denis Sabourin this morning just after our 9 AM start! At 9:45 join Keith Beardsley with his View from the Hill and then we open the phone lines […]

MPP Jim Brownell’s Announcement that he’s not Running Again – VIDEO COVERAGE – Monday November 15, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

MPP Jim Brownell’s Announcement that he’s not Running Again – VIDEO COVERAGE – Monday November 15, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – As the tributes rolled in for SD&SG Liberal MPP Jim Brownell who announced Saturday that he will spend more time with his family at the end of his current term and not run again we collated video from the event at the Best Western Parkway Inn & Conference Centre. Dianne Poirier introduces […]

MPP Jim Brownell Announces That He Will Not Run in Next Provincial Election – Cornwall Ontario – November 13, 2010

MPP Jim Brownell Announces That He Will Not Run in Next Provincial Election – Cornwall Ontario – November 13, 2010

Cornwall ON – MPP Jim Brownell announced that he will not be running again in the next Provincial election.    Who will be replacing him will be grist for another story. Today we’re going to pay tribute to the two term MPP who has been loudly praised by people across many political stripes. I personally […]