Stormont, Dundas and South Glengarry Pays Tribute to MPP Jim Brownell – May 1, 2011- Cornwall Ontario

Stormont, Dundas and South Glengarry Pays Tribute to MPP Jim Brownell – May 1, 2011- Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Stormont, Dundas and South Glengarry paid tribute last evening to retiring MPP Jim Brownell at a dinner hosted by the local Provincial Liberal Association at the Best Western.  A crowd of more than 200 attendees from all over the United Counties and across the province celebrated the MPP’s legacy of achievement for […]

Tim Hudak Visits Cornwall Ontario to Consult with local Chamber of Commerce Executive – April 29, 2011

Tim Hudak Visits Cornwall Ontario to Consult with local Chamber of Commerce Executive – April 29, 2011

Cornwall ON – Ontario Conservative leader Tim Hudak visited Cornwall Ontario to meet with party faithful and executive members of the Cornwall Chamber of Commerce earlier this week. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KMC-CzFGxYQ Mr. Hudak was touring Ontario visiting Chambers of Commerce to consult with some of his ideas such as changing the Arbitration system that penalizes many small […]

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – An Urgent Plea – Please Email Premier McGuinty – April 26, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – An Urgent Plea – Please Email Premier McGuinty – April 26, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – Earth Matters has received a note from a concerned reader who is very concerned about an open pit mine which has been proposed in Melancthon Township on Hwy 124, just north of Shelburne. . The Highland Companies (owned by a Boston Hedge Fund) has filed an application for a 2,300 acre aggregate […]

Pat Finucan Wants to be your Liberal Candidate for SD&SG Ontario in the October Provincial Election

Pat Finucan Wants to be your Liberal Candidate for SD&SG Ontario in the October Provincial Election

Pat Finucan wants to be your Liberal candidate in SD&SG in the upcoming Provincial elections in October! Here are some people in the area that would like to see Mr. Finucan win the nomination. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JDrCCpNzYk4 Pam Maloney wants you to vote for Pat httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K8RMzxVeH_o So does Paul Lefevbre httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k0qkHZTawVo …these people do too! httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S2T_QhdjibE Pat […]

The Political Round Table Starts at 9:00 AM! Guests include Mayor Jim McDonell & Bernadette Clement – April 12, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

The Political Round Table Starts at 9:00 AM!   Guests include Mayor Jim McDonell & Bernadette Clement – April 12, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – It’s going to be a very busy Political Round Table on Seawayradio.com Tuesday morning starting at 9:00 AM! We start the show with Mayor Jim McDonell who just won the Conservative Nomination in SD&SG.   We had Mayor McDonell on last month and it should be interesting to hear what he has […]

Mayor Jim McDonell Wins Nod for Conservatives in SD&SG Nomination – April 9, 2011

Mayor Jim McDonell Wins Nod for Conservatives in SD&SG Nomination – April 9, 2011

Avonmore ON – Tawgi Secondary school was the setting for the Conservatives of SD&SG to have their nomination for their candidate in the October Provincial election. Mayor Jim McDonell of South Glengarry Township Ontario edged out David Guy.   It was a fairly close contest with over 1600 member eligible to vote.    Mr. Guy […]

L’AFO contente du budget de l’Ontario 2011 – 9 Avril –

L’AFO contente du budget de l’Ontario 2011 – 9 Avril –

Cornwall ON  – L’Assemblée de la francophonie de l’Ontario (AFO) accueille favorablement le budget ontarien présenté le 29 mars dernier par le gouvernement McGuinty. L’AFO est plus particulièrement contente des annonces dans les domaines de la santé, de l’éducation, de la culture et des arts, ainsi que de l’agriculture. Mais, selon l’AFO, certaines questions soulèvent […]

Premier Dalton McGuinty at 2011 Agri-food Summit – Good News for Family Farms in Ontario – April 4, 2011

Premier Dalton McGuinty at 2011 Agri-food Summit – Good News for Family Farms in Ontario – April 4, 2011

Queen’s Park ON – Ontario’s family farms can now count on stable financial support to weather unpredictable times so Ontarians can keep enjoying healthy, locally grown food. Premier Dalton McGuinty highlighted Ontario’s new risk management programs and thanked farmers for their creativity and innovation today at the annual Summit on Agri-Food. Ontarians are eating more […]

Letter to the Editor – Brian Lynch of Cornwall Ontario on the Provincial Budget – April 2, 2011

Letter to the Editor – Brian Lynch of Cornwall Ontario on the Provincial Budget – April 2, 2011

Dear Editor: The March 29 Ontario budget is a status quo budget.   It does not do enough to help people in our riding who are struggling to make ends meet.  The HST is taking $800 a year out of the average family budget.   The budget should have focused on making life more affordable for families and seniors instead […]

Jack MacLaren Upsets Norm Sterling for Carleton Mississippi Mills PC Nomination – April 1, 2011

Jack MacLaren Upsets Norm Sterling for Carleton Mississippi Mills PC Nomination – April 1, 2011

Cornwall ON – Jack MacLaren pulled a Rob Ford like upset in besting  long time MPP Norm Sterling to get the nod for the PC riding of  Carleton- Mississippi Mills in the upcoming Ontario Provincial elections. The riding became a shooting match after first timer Mr. MacLaren’s fight to get the nod over the long […]

David Rawnsley of Citizens Against Roadside Spraying Challenges Mayor Jim McDonell on his Maths – March 30, 2011

David Rawnsley of Citizens Against Roadside Spraying Challenges Mayor Jim McDonell on his Maths – March 30, 2011

Dear Sir, . Counties Councilor Jim McDonell, who is a candidate for the Provincial Conservative Party’s nomination, is quoted as saying that it will cost an extra $3 million to mow the Counties’ roadsides if we cease the controversial spraying program. . The annual cost of the Counties mowing is $300,000. Mayor McDonell tells me […]

South Stormont Deputy Mayor Tammy Hart Drops Her Support for Stasko Brothers Canadian Bio-Pellet Plant – March 26, 2011

South Stormont Deputy Mayor Tammy Hart Drops Her Support for Stasko Brothers Canadian Bio-Pellet Plant – March 26, 2011

Long Sault ON – South Stormont Deputy Mayor Tammy Hart surprised her council counterparts by announcing Wednesday night that she could no longer support the proposed Canadian Bio Pellet plant set to be built in Ingleside Ontario. The evening started out well enough with South Stormont receiving a cheque for $5,000 from Budget propane. But […]

Letter to the Editor – Amanda Leblanc Really Likes the Provincial Liberal Party of SD&G and MPP Jim Brownell – March 23, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Letter to the Editor – Amanda Leblanc Really Likes the Provincial Liberal Party of SD&G and MPP Jim Brownell – March 23, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

With the Liberals at the wheel in the province in Ontario and in the county of SD and SG we can look forward to a new four year plan to strengthen our economy, part of which has already begun to take shape. This plan includes such things as laying a greater foundation for clean water […]

Greenpeace Activists Shut Down Ontario Power Generation Darlington Nuclear Hearings – March 22, 2011

Greenpeace Activists Shut Down Ontario Power Generation Darlington Nuclear Hearings – March 22, 2011

Courtice ON – Greenpeace members are delaying the hearings for an expansion of the Darlington Nuclear facility at Hope Fellowship Church 1685 Bloor Street, Courtice. The Japanese crisis is fueling the protest and Canadians fears not only of Nuclear power in general, but about safety and precautions to protect people from current facilities such as […]

David Rawnsley and CARS Blow a Flat Tire on United Counties of SD&G Roadside Spraying – March 22, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

David Rawnsley and CARS Blow a Flat Tire on United Counties of SD&G Roadside Spraying – March 22, 2011 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – I don’t get to many United Counties of SD&G meetings, but I should.   Monday’s meeting featured a presentation by David Rawnsley of Citizens Against Roadside Spraying. There was actually a nice sized crowd to support Mr. Rawnsley and his position that the Counties could save $55,000 on spraying and that they […]

Tune in for The Political Round Table – 9:00 AM Tuesday Mornings on Seawayradio.com – March 15, 2011

Tune in for The Political Round Table – 9:00 AM Tuesday Mornings on Seawayradio.com – March 15, 2011

Cornwall ON – Tuesday mornings starting at 9:00 AM it’s time for the Political Round Table on Seawayradio.com with your host Jamie Gilcig and pundits Joe Gunn & Denis Sabourin. Now we have a special edition as Denis has decided to put his name forward to become the Liberal nominee for SD&SG Ontario where he’s […]

Ontario Government Government Introduces Legislation To Amend Sex Offender Registry – Christopher’s Law – March 10, 2011

Ontario Government Government Introduces Legislation To Amend Sex Offender Registry – Christopher’s Law – March 10, 2011

Queens Park ON – Ontario is proposing changes to its sex offender registry that would, if passed, align the provincial registry with recent changes to the federal registry. These changes would maintain the efficient sharing of information between both registries to support local crime investigations and help police services better protect their communities. The proposed […]