Cornwall Council Candidate Brock Frost Flees Another Event Before Speaking – Oct 8, 2014 UPDATED

Cornwall Council Candidate Brock Frost Flees Another Event Before Speaking – Oct 8, 2014   UPDATED

CORNWALL Ontario – River Kings owner and council candidate Brock Frost left another event before speaking Wednesday night. This time before speaking. Mr. Frost previously fled the Library candidate event claiming to have blacked out three times; been taken to hospital by ambulance and returning to the Library in less than ninety minutes. This time […]

Cornwall Ontario Glen Grant Allegedly Shoves Council Candidate Roland Besner at Seniors Campaign Event – Oct 8, 2014

Cornwall Ontario Glen Grant Allegedly Shoves Council Candidate Roland Besner at Seniors Campaign Event – Oct 8, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Councilor Glen Grant, running for re-election lost it at event speaking to seniors after the huge pay increases for council and the mayor.  Those raises were supported by Councilor Grant. Council candidate Greg Kielec who actually covered some of the scandals while working as a journalist at Le Journal de Cornwall; So […]

Cornwall Chamber Forcing Candidates To Sign Facts Only Document Before Appearing at All Candidate Debate in Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall Chamber Forcing Candidates To Sign Facts Only Document Before Appearing at All Candidate Debate in Cornwall Ontario

CORNWALL Ontario – I’m facing a huge decision in this election.    The Chamber of Commerce, in spite of the letter from the Ontario Civil Liberties Association, is not backing down on its demands. For the first time it is forcing candidates to sign a document to participate in the All Candidates Televised Debate on […]

Will You Donate to the Elect Gilcig Campaign & Be a Part of Positive Change? CLICK FOR DETAILS

Will You Donate to the Elect Gilcig Campaign & Be a Part of Positive Change?  CLICK FOR DETAILS

It’s time for change in Cornwall; but it’s going to take your support to help make that happen! On October 27th you will vote and make that change; but until then we have to get the word out. With some local media refusing to sell my campaign ads or treat us fairly we have to […]

Cornwall Mayoral Debate focusing on health and wellness to be held in Cornwall on October 9th from 6-8pm

Cornwall Mayoral Debate focusing on health and wellness to be held in Cornwall on October 9th from 6-8pm

CFN –  The Social Development Council of Cornwall and Area’s and the Seaway Valley Community Health Centre are excited to announce a mayoral candidates debate on the topic of Health and Wellness in Cornwall on the evening of October 9th , 2014 from 6-8pm at Seaway Valley Community Health Centre at 353 Pitt Street, Cornwall, […]

Seaway News Editor Todd Lihou Jokes & Snubs Francophone All Candidates Election

Seaway News Editor Todd Lihou Jokes & Snubs Francophone All Candidates Election

CORNWALL Ontario – Cornwall has a vibrant Francophone community which at one point was the largest in the city.     Every election they host an All Candidates event and this election was no exception with the fund raiser held at the Knights of Columbus. Many of the candidates didn’t appear.  Missing was Brock Frost […]

Alleged Fraudster Gilles Latour First Court Date Today in Cornwall Ontario – Sept 30, 2014

Alleged Fraudster Gilles Latour First Court Date Today in Cornwall Ontario – Sept 30, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Former Team Cornwall President and Kilger bagman Gilles Latour of Latour Wealth Management is scheduled to have a court appearance in relation to his arrest on charges resulting after a five month investigation. It’s expected that he will enter an innocent plea. There also have been allegations and potential claims against Mr. […]

Frost Flees Library Debate – I Rocked It Even Though TC Media Won’t Cover it by Jamie Gilcig

Frost Flees Library Debate – I Rocked It Even Though TC Media Won’t Cover it by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – It is a popularity contest, isn’t it? I had the funniest chat with a former mayor of Cornwall at the Library event Monday night.    I had previously watched this gentleman have a slap fight with Mayor Kilger at a council meeting.  Clearly he would not support the mayor;but clearly he was […]

Letter to the Editor – Jack White on Council Raises in Cornwall Ontario

Letter to the Editor – Jack White on Council Raises in Cornwall Ontario

Dear Editor We have to thank MR.’s Kilger, Carr, Gardiner, Grant, and MacDonald, for taking that very difficult decision to vote to increase the Mayor’s and Councillors’ salaries by up to 40%, in order to attract more qualified candidates.  However, now that we have attracted these more qualified candidates they certainly are not demonstrating much […]

Is the Fix in for the 2014 Cornwall Ontario Municipal Election? Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig

Is the Fix in for the 2014 Cornwall Ontario Municipal Election? Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig

As I sit here on September 29th I’m gazing back at the bigger picture of what’s going on here in Cornwall.   It’s election time.  I know we’re covering it as much as we can on CFN; and people are hungry for information as our traffic is going through the roof; but reading the Standard […]

Letter to the Editor: Accountability – What is that South Stormont Mayor Tammy Hart? Pastor Tom Newton South Stormont Ontario

Letter to the Editor:  Accountability – What is that South Stormont Mayor Tammy Hart?  Pastor Tom Newton South Stormont Ontario

  I am a South Stormont resident, and as I can imagine many received as I did Deputy Mayor Hart’s campaign flier in the mail. I submitted some questions via email about some issues that I had a concern about, and of yet, after two submissions, still no reply, so I thought maybe if I […]

Beat the Clock 2014 Municipal Ad Deal for The Cornwall Free News & South Stormont News

Beat the Clock 2014 Municipal Ad Deal for The Cornwall Free News & South Stormont News

There are 28 days left to advertise for the 2014 Ontario Municipal Election and CFN has some insane deals! We like to keep our numbers real. No confusing per per impression jazz here. Your 300×250 pixel ad banner for only $29.95 per week! * You have until Wednesday September 30th at noon to get that […]

Facebook Group Illegally Using Township Logo for Ugly South Stormont Election

Facebook Group Illegally Using Township Logo for Ugly South Stormont Election

CFN – A facebook group administered by a gentleman that has one group taken down for hate symbols and been suspended for copyright infringements, defacement of the poppy,  as well as being a convicted criminal has now been caught using the Township’s logo illegally to make the page look as though it has the township’s […]

Election Gets Uglier as South Stormont Chamber of Commerce Hijacked by Candidates

Election Gets Uglier as South Stormont Chamber of Commerce Hijacked by Candidates

CFN– The election in South Stormont took an ugly turn as the South Stormont Chamber of Commerce has been officially hijacked.    The chamber, having been resuscitated from death in the last year, took a downward turn after sitting President Donna Primeau chose to not have the scheduled AGM. According to Chamber bylaws at the […]

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Jamie Gilcig

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Jamie Gilcig

CFN-   We are asking all candidates to fill out our mini survey so the public can get to know them better.  We are posting them as they arrive in chronological order. Up next is Jamie Gilcig who is running for mayor of Cornwall. 1) Who are you?  I’ve lived in Cornwall since 2004.   I love […]

Kilger Campaign Manager & Chair of Cornwall Police Board, Pat Finucan Thinks My Wrongful Arrest Is Funny by Jamie Gilcig

Kilger Campaign Manager & Chair of Cornwall Police Board, Pat Finucan Thinks My Wrongful Arrest Is Funny by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – I was at Riverdale Terrace for the first time tonight.    Stunning facility for those to retire to; but it was former St. Lawrence College Dean, failed Provincial Liberal nomination candidate,  and Kilger campaign manager Pat Finucan that marred the evening. It was stunning and shocking.  Sadly it was no surprise.  Mr. […]

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Gary Samler

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Gary Samler

CFN-   We are asking all candidates to fill out our mini survey so the public can get to know them better.  We are posting them as they arrive in chronological order. Up next is Gary W. Samler for his second attempt at gaining a seat at the council table. 1) Who are you? I was […]