Let’s Make a Deal! Andrea Horwath Most Likely to Decide Next Ontario Premier by Jamie Gilcig June 1, 2014

Let’s Make a Deal! Andrea Horwath Most Likely to Decide Next Ontario Premier by Jamie Gilcig June 1, 2014

CFN – So who are we really voting for in this odd limping Ontario election?  There are two clear choices; a corrupt and incompetent Liberal Government under Kathleen Wynne which is frankly scary. Or a Hudak led government that will chop over 100,000 jobs; most likely be even more incompetent, and probably at the end […]

Are the Other Media in Cornwall Giving My Candidacy A Fair Shake? Jamie Gilcig Election Blog May 30, 2014

Are the Other Media in Cornwall Giving My Candidacy A Fair Shake? Jamie Gilcig Election Blog May 30, 2014

As many of you know I have been the only candidate running for Mayor of our fair city now for a few months now. There’s a lot of chatter whether Mayor Kilger will run again.  Most say that he won’t.  His good buddy Claude McIntosh wrote about two months ago that Mayor Kilger would be […]

Yes, the Hospital Owes Us Answers – 2014 Election Blog Jamie Gilcig

Yes, the Hospital Owes Us Answers – 2014 Election Blog Jamie Gilcig

Council debated an injunction regarding the loss of Eorla lab positions at our hospital.   It’s an interesting debate; but sadly missing a key element and partner; and that’s the hospital itself. One of the things I’ve discovered is the thickness of layering of relationships politically in Cornwall.   It’s not healthy and leads to […]

Dear Bob Kilger. It really is time for you to resign. It’s Been a Long Two Terms by Jamie Gilcig

Dear Bob Kilger.  It really is time for you to resign.   It’s Been a Long Two Terms by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – Bob, Bob, Bob.   It’s time to hang it up.   I know the buzz is your busy helping the Feds dump the harbor properties on we poor taxpayers of Cornwall.   I get it when you sleep more nights away from Cornwall than here that you can lose your priorities. Your […]

Should Mayor Kilger & Councilor Grant Resign Over Mayhem at Waterfront Committee Meeting in Cornwall Ontario

Should Mayor Kilger & Councilor Grant Resign Over Mayhem at Waterfront Committee Meeting in Cornwall Ontario

CORNWALL Ontario – Mayor Bob Kilger of Cornwall Ontario did it again.   Rumors are that the local Corus Radio station and he are not on speaking terms because of a staffer that let him have it on his last day.  ERIC SPENCE STORY Bobby holds grudges.  He loves to spend city dollars on his […]

So What Does Don McCurdy of the Ontario Press Council Have Against Independent Media by Jamie Gilcig

So What Does Don McCurdy of the Ontario Press Council Have Against Independent Media by Jamie Gilcig

  CFN – That gentleman on the left is Don McCurdy.  He’s the Executive Director  over at the Ontario Press Council. My journey of journalism that now is in its sixth year has been an adventure.It really has. This year Don entered “my movie” although he was supposed to enter last year. During a council meeting […]

How Will Social Media Impact How You’re Remembered? Fumbling Over the Passing of Loved One by Jamie Gilcig

How Will Social Media Impact How You’re Remembered?   Fumbling Over the Passing of  Loved One by Jamie Gilcig

CFN – With Social Media becoming so prevalent nowadays many of our perceived realities and perceptions have become increasingly digital. Recently I experienced two very different instances that reminded me of this. First facebook switched my five year personal account to a business one wiping out all my friends (turning them into likes) and all […]

Jamie Gilcig for Mayor of Cornwall Ontario Election Blog – It’s time for a Door To Door Solicitation By-Law

Jamie Gilcig for Mayor of Cornwall Ontario Election Blog – It’s time for a Door To Door Solicitation By-Law

So you’re working at home; or just chillaxing, or have just put the baby to bed and your silence is disturbed by a doorbell. It’s a person trying to come in and check your water heater; or someone trying to sell you something; or a religious group looking for new members. Or worse; it’s a […]

11th Councilor by Jamie Gilcig- Circus Over Freeholder Story on MacDonald Lauzon Resignation Suggeston

11th Councilor by Jamie Gilcig- Circus Over Freeholder Story on MacDonald Lauzon Resignation Suggeston

CFN – The circus that has become the Chem Tanks plunked on our waterfront by Trillium Distribution Cornwall Inc. has taken a bizarre turn. Mark A MacDonald who is running for council suggested that Council demand that Guy Lauzon resign. It makes for great filler on a slow news day; but is quite bewildering? What’s more […]

Lihou Report on CFN – Our Numbers for March 2014 58,764 Unique Visitors 3,083,524 Page Views!

Lihou Report on CFN – Our Numbers for March 2014  58,764 Unique Visitors 3,083,524 Page Views!

CFN –   There’s a group on facebook that boycotts Sun News.   So it wasn’t so surprising to see CFN have a tiny boycott group of our own.   They even posted a list of our sponsors and contacted a bunch.    While that’s not good for business or the community it hasn’t dampered […]

Do We Really Care About Healthcare in Ontario? by Jamie Gilcig – April 1, 2014

Do We Really Care About Healthcare in Ontario?   by Jamie Gilcig – April 1, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – There’s a picture of Elaine MacDonald leading a march down Pitt Street over the health accord in today’s Freeholder. Ms MacDonald must have liked our march over the Chem tanks last month as she’s imitated it; but there are a couple of very scary issues at play. First off Healthcare is one […]