So I Hit the Cornwall Chamber of Commerce Mixer at Table 21 in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig – March 26, 2014

So I Hit the Cornwall Chamber of Commerce Mixer at Table 21 in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig – March 26, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – So I attended the Chamber mixer at Table 21 Tuesday.    I don’t go to many of these any more because frankly our Chamber here in Cornwall is a colossal joke.  Corrupt, full of cronyism, and totally inept.   From strange elections, to going hat in hand asking the city to cut […]

More Corporate Welfare in Cornwall Ontario as Dominion Place Nabs $1.27M from Taxpayers by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario –  The problem with the Municipal Act is that the conflict of interest rules clearly have no teeth nor proper clarity.   As a matter of fact only the person in conflict can call conflict which is akin to asking shoplifters to turn themselves in. Councilor Denis Carr pulls down approximately $30K per […]

Tim Horton’s in Cornwall Ontario Held Up By Alleged Gun Wielding Coffee Junkie! March 24, 2014

Tim Horton’s in Cornwall Ontario Held Up By Alleged Gun Wielding Coffee Junkie!   March 24, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Police have confirmed that a Coffee Shop at Pitt & 9th was robbed Sunday night which would match up with Social media reports of the Tim Horton’s being held up at Gun Point. Nobody injuries have been reported. We will update when more information becomes available. If you see news happen email […]

Cornwall Air Cadet Exertion Team Places Top Overall in Eastern Ontario – March 24, 2014

Cornwall Air Cadet Exertion Team Places Top Overall in Eastern Ontario – March 24, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Over this past weekend, the 10 member Exertion Team from the 325 Cornwall Kiwanis Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron placed Top in Basketball, Top in Floor Hockey, Top in Fitness and Top Overall. Air Cadets is a youth organization for youth ages 12-18. The Exertion Competition is a full day competition unique […]

Queen Flash Tribute Band LIVE at the Port Theatre in Cornwall Ontario – Friday March 28, 2014 CLICK FOR DETAILS!

Queen Flash Tribute Band LIVE at the Port Theatre in Cornwall Ontario – Friday March 28, 2014 CLICK FOR DETAILS!

   Alkaline Entertainment & Sylvain Sound are proud to present ! Queen Flash – A Tribute to Queen One Night Only! Friday March 28, 2014 at The Port Theatre in beautiful Cornwall Ontario! This is a licensed event. Tickets available at Melody Music, the lottery kiosk in Cornwall Square and at the Port Theatre from 1-4 […]

Cornwall Ontario Police Blotter for Friday March 21, 2014

Cornwall Ontario Police Blotter for Friday March 21, 2014

BREACH   Cornwall, ON – Kelly Allen, 50 of Cornwall was arrested on March 20th, 2014 and charged with breaching his probation order by having consumed alcohol and failing to keep the peace. It is alleged that on March 20th, 2014 police attended a St. Felix Street address for an unrelated matter when the intoxicated […]

Is the Fix In as Council Give Cornwall Mayor Bob Kilger Signing Rights Over Harbour Lands by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – While Mayor Bob Kilger and his council in Cornwall can spin the current discussions with the Federal Government over the Harbour lands, the bottom line is that council gave a green light with a 8-1 vote (councilor Samson was in Florida again) for the Mayor and Clerk (herself a lawyer) to sign […]

The Naked Face Cornwall Ontario Facebook Group Hits 3,000 Members – March 20, 2014

The Naked Face Cornwall Ontario Facebook Group Hits 3,000 Members – March 20, 2014

We are women, not objects. We come in all colours, shapes and sizes. We have minds, feelings and savvy. We are queens not peasants. We deserve to be accepted as we are, not as what society wants us to be. We demand respect! That’s the opening of a local facebook group in Cornwall called The […]

Is Mayor Kilger Soaking Cornwall Ontario in Secret Waterfront Negotiations? MEETING 8PM March 18, 2014

Is Mayor Kilger Soaking Cornwall Ontario in Secret Waterfront Negotiations? MEETING 8PM March 18, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Like something out of the movie Chinatown it looks like the Mayor and some of his team have been caught gerrymandering in the dark with regards to the divestiture of Harbour lands in Cornwall. What should simply have been a municipal government yielding to the will of the tax payers and fighting […]

Cornwall Ontario Police Blotter for Monday March 17, 2014

Cornwall Ontario Police Blotter for Monday March 17, 2014

BREACH   Cornwall, ON – Amanda Stevens, 29 of Cornwall was arrested on March 14th, 2014 on the strength of a probation warrant. It is alleged that the woman breached her conditions on her conditional sentence order and a warrant was issued for her arrest. On March 14th, 2014 a member of the Cornwall Community […]

Youth Retention is Critical to Our Future in Cornwall but is it an Election Issue by Jamie Gilcig

Youth Retention is Critical to Our Future in Cornwall but is it an Election Issue by Jamie Gilcig

CFN – Youth retention is a huge issue in Cornwall Ontario, and while it’s easy to make it an election issue there’s very little any candidate can do to change the course and direction of what’s happening here in our fair city. Today I was talking with a young man that was planning to run […]

Freedom to Read Week Winner Judy Barkley at SD&G County Library – March 13, 2014

Freedom to Read Week Winner Judy Barkley at SD&G County Library – March 13, 2014

CFN – Are you ready to guess that banned book? In honour of Freedom to Read Week, the SD&G County Library is challenging residents on their knowledge of banned or censored books. Held February 23 to March 1, Freedom to Read Week is an annual event that encourages Canadians to think about and reaffirm their […]

Ontario Writes Cheque to Fix Cracks in Cornwall Infrastructure – March 13, 2014

Ontario Writes Cheque to Fix Cracks in Cornwall Infrastructure – March 13, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Nearby Prescott Russell MPP Grant Crack rode shotgun with a few ministers of the Wynne Government as they brought a few bags of money to Cornwall to help with our failing infrastructure and flooding issues. In particular  the reconstruction of sewers on Eleventh, Grand and Miron, and redirection of sanitary flow to another […]

11th Councilor – City Hall Needs to Come Clean on the Chem Tanks as 1 Month Adjournment Announced by Jamie Gilcig

11th Councilor – City Hall Needs to Come Clean on the Chem Tanks as 1 Month Adjournment Announced by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario –  City Hall here in Cornwall just issued a release stating that Trillium Distributing Cornwall Inc. is going to halt for a month while ongoing talks continue. Frankly that’s frightening.    The Mayor and Council have still refused why Economic Development knew about the project starting in February 2013.  Council has not brought […]