Brock Frost Caught Telling Porkies Again – Calls River King Staff & Volunteers Thieves – Denies Nicaragua Lawsuit

Brock Frost Caught Telling Porkies Again – Calls River King Staff & Volunteers Thieves – Denies Nicaragua Lawsuit

CORNWALL Ontario – Cornwall City Councilor Robert Brock Frost appeared on a local online radio show.  It was curveball time as they are affiliated with another media outlet that Mr. Frost has deep connections with.  No calls were taken and no follow up questions of any consequence were asked. I’m not even sure what the […]

Will Brock Frost Show Up at Council? Angry Fans and Players Vow to Appear Monday Night in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig DEC 7, 2014

Will Brock Frost Show Up at Council? Angry Fans and Players Vow to Appear Monday Night in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig DEC 7, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – River Kings fans wanting to go see today’s away game will be disappointed as the game will be rescheduled if a new ownership group comes to be. Last night’s 8-0 loss may be the last chapter in the brief history that was the Cornwall River Kings.  League officials have not responded to […]

The Puck Bunny & Sleazebag Councilor – As the River Kings Turn by Jamie Gilcig – Will Fans Fill Council Monday Night? DEC 5, 2014

The Puck Bunny & Sleazebag Councilor – As the River Kings Turn by Jamie Gilcig – Will Fans Fill Council Monday Night?  DEC 5, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Ashley March is upset I referred to her as a “Puck Bunny” in a story I wrote where I actually gave her some….exposure, quoting from one of her pieces.   Could you imagine a reasonable person drawing a conclusion like that from pictures like the one above? CFN gave Ms Ashley one […]

Did Cornwall City Councilor Brock Frost Commit Fraud by Selling the River Kings? by Jamie Gilcig – Dec 3, 2014

Did Cornwall City Councilor Brock Frost Commit Fraud by Selling the River Kings? by Jamie Gilcig – Dec 3, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – New Cornwall City Councilor Brock Frost has taken his facebook page down and appears to be AWOL as allegedly more team cheques have bounced.  Sources have told CFN that he cleaned out team accounts leaving Darren Madden swinging in the wind. Madden who allegedly is the new owner although the LNAH made […]

Crunching Cornwall Ontario Municipal Election Numbers from 2010 to 2014 by Jamie Gilcig

Crunching Cornwall Ontario Municipal Election Numbers from 2010 to 2014 by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – The City put out an interesting graph that clearly shows that older voters turn out more for elections than younger ones.  The irony is that if you read social media the younger ones make the most noise and have the highest reach so why don’t they vote? That’s not the question for […]

And it’s Begun – My thoughts on our new Mayor and Council in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig – DEC 1, 2014

And it’s Begun – My thoughts on our new Mayor and Council in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig – DEC 1, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Politicians have a funny trait of saying one thing and doing another.  Many in Ontario for example were shocked and bewildered when former Premier Mike Harris actually kept some of his campaign promises. New Cornwall Mayor Leslie O’Shaughnessy took the chain of command tonight.  There’s a lot of interesting catch phrases and […]

Should Cornwall Reverse 2nd Street Bike Lanes & CFN 1 on 1 With Justin Towndale & Mark A MacDonald DEC 1, 2014

Should Cornwall Reverse 2nd Street Bike Lanes & CFN 1 on 1 With Justin Towndale & Mark A MacDonald DEC 1, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Today the new City Council takes their Oath’s of office, but Sunday CFN caught up with Justin Towndale and Mark A MacDonald and chatted about themselves and things Cornwall. I met up with JT at the Civic Complex where an event apparently was occurring. It was quiet so we had some one […]

Not a Single Vote for Incumbents in Cornwall After Latest Whistle Blower by Jamie Gilcig

Not a Single Vote for Incumbents in Cornwall After Latest Whistle Blower by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – There are 12 people that owe the truth to the people of Cornwall.   Bob Kilger, Elaine MacDonald, Syd Gardiner, Maurice Dupelle, Andre Rivette, Leslie O’Shaughnessy, Denis Carr, Denis Thibault, Bernadette Clement, David Murphy,  Glen Grant, and yes, Gerry Samson owe the people of Cornwall some answers. Julie Johnston, a registered nurse […]

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 […]

Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig – Mayor – Cornwall Ontario – Converting Our Library Into An Arts Centre

Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig – Mayor – Cornwall Ontario – Converting Our Library Into An Arts Centre

The Arts are something we roll out every election in Cornwall.   These last few years have seen them politicized with Elaine MacDonald bullying her way through them with the use of a few Trillium grants. Currently Cornwall subsidizes the Aultsville Theatre and has subsidized our local art gallery; both essentially returning less value to […]

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Mark A MacDonald

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Mark A MacDonald

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 is former councilor Mark A MacDonald. 1. Who are you?   My name is Mark A. MacDonald.   I am a retired Fire Inspector, […]

Shell Shocked From Cornwall Ontario as More Bob Kilger Council Scandals Released by Jamie Gilcig

Shell Shocked From Cornwall Ontario as More Bob Kilger Council Scandals Released by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – So I was asked by someone on my election team how I could cover Leslie O’Shaughnessy’s  campaign kick off event last night seeing as I am running against him and Mayor Kilger in the election? It’s a valid question; but then I guess after nearly six years this person didn’t know myself […]

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Davey Bedard

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Davey Bedard

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 is first time Cornwall candidate for council Davey Bedard. 1. Who are you? Born and raised in Cornwall, Ontario, I graduated high school […]

Mayoralty Candidate Leslie O’Shaughnessy to Speak on Leaving Council Friday Sept 19th, 2014 in Cornwall Ontario

Mayoralty Candidate Leslie O’Shaughnessy to Speak on Leaving Council Friday Sept 19th, 2014 in Cornwall Ontario

CFN – Cornwall Ontario Mayoralty candidate Leslie O’Shaughnessy will be holding a meet and greet on Friday, September 19th, 2014, from 7-9 PM He will be speaking about why he left City Council this last term, and his vision for the future of Cornwall. The event will take place at the Ramada Inn on Brookdale […]

Whistle Blower Diane Shay Drops Bomb On City of Cornwall In Time for Election – Sept 16, 2014

Whistle Blower Diane Shay Drops Bomb On City of Cornwall In Time for Election – Sept 16, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Whistleblower and former Glen Stor Dun Lodge manager Diane Shay has issued a press release regarding her ordeal vs the city. Excerpt of court documents.  Ms Shay’s text of incident. Excerpt 2 – Ms Shay being “disciplined” excerpt 3 – a summation of what ocurred excerpt – While charges against Robert Menagh […]

29 Council Candidates & 3 for Mayor in Cornwall Ontario for 2014 – POLL Who Will You Vote For?

29 Council Candidates & 3 for Mayor in Cornwall Ontario for 2014 – POLL Who Will You Vote For?

CORNWALL Ontario –  One of the largest groups of candidates I’ve seen since living in Cornwall are running for office in 2014 here in the River City. Running for mayor are CFN Editor Jamie Gilcig, Incumbent Mayor Bob Kilger, and former Councilor Leslie O’Shaughnessy.   29 are running for councilor. (incumbents in BOLD below) It […]

Should Council Kill Fluoride in Cornwall Ontario Drinking Water? Decision Tonight – Sept 8, 2014

Should Council Kill Fluoride in Cornwall Ontario Drinking Water?  Decision Tonight – Sept 8, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Council decides whether accept a report from management and decide on September 22, 2014 to foot the bill and add fluoride to our drinking water or not. With the new treatment plant upgrade costs could be steep while many in the public are demanding an end to the adding of these chemicals […]