Bernadette Clement Play for the Senate or Judgeship? March 19, 2016 LTE

Bernadette Clement  Play for the Senate or Judgeship?  March 19, 2016  LTE

Dear Editor,   Ever step into the kind of muck that takes hold of your foot — twist and turn, and you’re more stuck, and deeper in? And when you get loose, you’re minus a shoe, or there’s a clod of mud that won’t come off without a mess on your hands.   Stepping in […]

Cornwall Ontario Councilor Elaine MacDonald Suggests People Move to Counties During Budget Delibs FEB 3, 2016

Cornwall Ontario Councilor Elaine MacDonald Suggests People Move to Counties During Budget Delibs FEB 3, 2016

As odd as politics can be at City Hall, Elaine MacDonald has hit a new low water mark. As reported in other media she stated the following as the budget process kicks off.  “everything is going up, and people should accept the fact that taxes will be going up.   If people want to live lean, […]

Is New EOHU Restaurant Sign Program a Weapon in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig JAN 1, 2016

Is New EOHU Restaurant Sign Program a Weapon in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig JAN 1, 2016

A new sign grading for local eateries goes into effect in 2016.    In theory it’s a great idea giving consumers a clear window via a Green card, inferring safety, yellow, and red for closed.    However in theory Communism is the best form of government which has never really worked out. The issue is […]

Burger Knocks Lauzon Down and Clement Kicks Him by Reg Coffey

Burger Knocks Lauzon Down and Clement Kicks Him by Reg Coffey

Patrick Burger, Guy Lauzon, Bernadette Clement, Elaine Kennedy CFN- It was a feisty debate at the Civic Complex last night. Three of the four candidates were ready for battle and battle they did. The Green Party Candidate, Elaine Kennedy, was much more circumspect about the election preferring to talk about the environment and communication in general […]

Clement Campaign Off to a Hot Start by Reg Coffey

Clement Campaign Off to a Hot Start by Reg Coffey

  Morrisburg – Liberal hopeful Bernadette Clement kicked off her campaign to gain the federal seat for SD&SG today in the beautiful garden at the Russell Manor in Morrisburg. Liberal party supporters came out in the sweltering heat to cheer on Bernadette as she spoke about the Liberal party goals and the need to replace the […]

1st Annual Eastern Ontario Garlic Festival A Hit by Reg Coffey

1st Annual Eastern Ontario Garlic Festival A Hit by Reg Coffey

CFN – It was a great day for the 1st Annual Eastern Ontario Garlic Festival in Cornwall’s Lamoureax Park. You couldn’t have asked for better weather. It was bright and sunny with a cool breeze blowing off the river. While we were setting up at 8 AM you could see the sun reflecting off what […]

Elaine & Bernie Join the Race For Council – Claude McIntosh to run Election in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig

Elaine & Bernie Join the Race For Council – Claude McIntosh to run Election in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – We knew it was going to happen.  Incumbents Bernadette Clement and Elaine MacDonald signed on the dotted line and will run for council again in 2014. Both are on the Feral Five list of councilors that have essentially rubber stamped Mayor Kilger’s secretive and at times essentially illegal actions.   Ms Clement […]

Is Tom Manley the Liberal Front Runner for Justin Trudeau in SD&SG by Jamie Gilcig – Aug 18, 2014

Is Tom Manley the Liberal Front Runner for Justin Trudeau in SD&SG by Jamie Gilcig – Aug 18, 2014

(Tom Manley holding Fitzy the Wonder Dachshund!) CFN –   Tom Manley is an interesting politician.   From his stunning results for the Green Party he shifted to the Liberals in SD&SG.   He has been one of the true pillars of the party since his run for MP a few elections ago. Fluently bilingual, […]

Walsh Pressure Cleaning Responds To Calls From Boycotters of CFN – March 26, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – As many of our loyal viewers and subscribers know CFN has been the victim of a conspiratorial boycott that leads all the way, as many believe, to Queen’s Park and the Wynne Government? In many ways it’s worse than the Rob Ford boycott of the Toronto Star; but we have our occasional […]

Friends of Vets Spaghetti Fundraiser – April 5, 2014 RCAF Wing in Cornwall Ontario – CLICK FOR DETAILS

Friends of Vets Spaghetti Fundraiser – April 5, 2014 RCAF Wing in Cornwall Ontario – CLICK FOR DETAILS

Friends of Vets in Cornwall are hosting a Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser! Saturday, April 5th, 2014 Time: 4:30pm opening, 5:00pm speeches, 6:00pm meal served Social and Entertainment after. This fundraiser to financially support our group to cover costs for our next video on Peer to Peer Support Group meetings helping veterans and their families. This new video was made working with […]

Tom Manley at the Federal Liberal Biennial Policy Convention in Montreal – Feb 25, 2014

The Infrastructure Deficit

Tom Manley at the Federal Liberal Biennial Policy Convention in Montreal – Feb 25, 2014

CFN – A major discussion of the biennial Liberal Convention in Montreal was the need for infrastructure, both physical such as rail, human such as education, and services such as health care. Clearly, infrastructure is the critical role of government. Even though the private sector will usually build infrastructure, only government can pool the collective […]

11th Councilor Has Council Lost Control Over City Hall? Councilor Rivette One on One with CFN over Kilger Budget for 2014

CORNWALL Ontario –  Andre Rivette was not happy Tuesday after Mayor Bob Kilger pulled a quick motion to add 1% to the 2014 budget which was quickly seconded by Bernie “Boo Boo” Clement.   Ms Clement, always quick to support her mayor was not available to comment.   Mayor Kilger, when he is in Cornwall, […]

Did Bob Kilger Lie to Cornwall? Mentions Construction on NOV 21 at Waterfront Development City Meeting

Did Mayor Kilger Sell Out Cornwall? Residents Outraged at Chemical Tank Construction on Federal Waterfront Lands

Cornwall Ontario – Hmm…how to gentrify a former industrial city with a stunningly beautiful waterfront…. a) build luxury condos?  b)  build lovely green spaces for the community to enjoy?  c) lease out lands to a firm that will plunk a chemical tank or two after the property had been cleaned up at taxpayer expense to […]

Is Bernie Boo Boo Going to Run Again for the Liberals in the next Federal Election? Bernadette Clement

Is Bernie Boo Boo Going to Run Again for the Liberals in the next Federal Election?  Bernadette Clement

Cornwall Ontario – This has been a rough political period for legal beagle Bernadette Clement.    The city councilor in Cornwall Ontario failed in her run to upset MP Guy Lauzon in the last Federal election actually finishing worse than previous Liberal candidate  Denis Sabourin inspite of having a two year lead in! Maybe the […]

Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Bernadette Clement May Have it Right on Possible Acquisition of Former Tourism Bureau by Jamie Gilcig

Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Bernadette Clement May Have it Right on Possible Acquisition of Former Tourism Bureau by Jamie Gilcig

CFN – Councilor Bernadette Clement was the lone voice Monday night in supporting the city acquiring the former tourism and exchange bureau near the corner of 9th and Brookdale. I’ve written about this ideal property.  Yes it can be used as a  great location for Seaway Tourism, but as it was used before it can […]

Premier Wynne’s Private Breakfast with Bernadette Clement in Cornwall Ontario – Was the Local Riding Ass. Snubbed?

Premier Wynne’s Private Breakfast with Bernadette Clement in Cornwall Ontario – Was the Local Riding Ass. Snubbed?

CFN – Local political buzz in Cornwall is whether all things are well in the Provincial Liberal riding association camp after none of the local Grit VIP’s were in attendance for Premier Kathleen Wynne’s visits to the River City including last candidate Mark A MacDonald or former MPP Jim Brownell. CFN discovered and confirmed however […]

Beavergate in Cornwall Ontario One Year Later – It was a Success! Clear Guindon Park Waters with no Flooding!

Beavergate in Cornwall Ontario One Year Later – It was a Success!  Clear Guindon Park Waters with no Flooding!

CFN – What a difference a year makes.  When we started the Beavergate Protest we never expected that the devices placed in the Guindon Nature Park in Cornwall Ontario would have such dramatic results. Funded fully by Lesley Fox and her Fur Bearer Defenders organization the road to clearer waters and healthier habitat were started […]