The Financial Page

The Financial Page

Here is a list of interesting bits from the news as I am hearing a lot of people over enthusiastic about the economy recovering. While we do have things a bit better in Canada than in the US or other parts of the world the recession is still there and its impact is most likely […]

150 Years for Bernie Madoff

150 Years for Bernie Madoff

This is such an interesting case philosophically speaking.    People are sentenced to less time for murder than for stealing money.    Was it the crime or who the victims were and the publicity of this case that drew such a penalty? L I N K “He stole from the rich. He stole from the […]

Restaurant Chez Nous has closed

  They did such a nice job creating their eating space and had just got their liquor license.  It looks like another restaurant in Cornwall may be in jeapardy. Sadly since Chef Shawn left there were an awful lot less cars in their parking lot… Calls to Chez Nous are greeted by the message that […]

Resto Reviews – Seguin Patates CORNWALL

Resto Reviews – Seguin Patates CORNWALL

I love chip stands.  I love a good steamed dog  as well.    Seguin Patates (921 Marlborough St N, Cornwall, Ontario, Canada) is a venerable old chip stand here in Cornwall.   It’s been around for a long time so this year I thought I’d do a review of it. I love their Coney Sauce; the fries […]

GARAGE SALE

GARAGE SALE

Garage/yard sale on Sat.May 30, 1518 Frank Court Cornwall, Off Holy Cross Blvd. 8:00am till 2:00pm too many things to list. 613-936-6500 please visit our sponsors:

Looking for Sales Rep

Looking for Sales Rep

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Cornwall’s Casa Paolo reviewed in NY Newspaper

Cornwall’s Casa Paolo reviewed in NY Newspaper

L I N K Congrats to local Italian eatery Casa Paolo (1600 Vincent Massey Drive) received a glowing review in The Watertown Daily News.   Click the link to check it out. While not my favorite Italian food in the area it is a lovely place for a good meal. please visit our sponsors:

List of 25 Hedge Fund Managers that MADE MONEY in 2008

List of 25 Hedge Fund Managers that MADE MONEY in 2008

Yes, while Rome burns around us there is a core of Money people that predicted the current crisis and have made a whack of dough. L I N K Alpha Magazine’s 2008 Top Moneymakers 1  –   James Simons, Renaissance Technologies Corp, $2.5 billion 2   –  John Paulson, Paulson & Co, $2 billion 3 […]

Habs Drink Tang – 5 points worth!

Habs Drink Tang – 5 points worth!

Montreal GM and head coach Bob Gainey’s breathing better tonight as the Habs, led by Alex Tanguay’s 5 point night thrashed Atlanta. Alex Kovalev crept out of the dog house and put two goals in the night. The Habs were outshot 25-22 and Carey Price recorded a rare win for him of late. The win […]

Stick a Fork in The Outback Steakhouse in Ontario

Stick a Fork in The Outback Steakhouse in Ontario

L I N K I never ate there.   It seemed too gimmicky to me.  I like a good steak, but heck, they eat Kangaroo in Australia…not sure they know much about good old fashioned Canadian Grade AAA Beef 😉 The company is um, erm, trying to figure out what to do for those Ontarioan’s with […]

Stock Market Rallies – Sucker move or the Real Thing?

Stock Market Rallies – Sucker move or the Real Thing?

LINK Beware the Ides of March. The Stock Market has been shooting up this week.   Is it a true rally or simply big money driving the Market up before allowing it to collapse further? While stocks have fallen dramatically and there have been a few good buys overall I think the market has not hit […]

BIG $$ back in Hollywood

BIG $$ back in Hollywood

Just like in the Great Depression people are going to the movies to forget their troubles.   LINK Back-to-back-to-back all-time monthly records and almost $2.6 billion in the bank by March 31 would be further proof that the movie business is recession proof. In fact, the more dreary the economic news becomes, the more Americans seek […]