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, […]

OP ED – Hugo By Elections Are the Rarity – Not the Norm by Jamie Gilcig JUNE 10, 2015

OP ED – Hugo By Elections Are the Rarity – Not the Norm by Jamie Gilcig  JUNE 10, 2015

Hugo, Hugo, Hugo….  The Freeholder editor took on the question of whether to replace an elected official or hold a bye election.  He cited the Brock Frost drama, but omitted to mention the Conflict of Interest lawsuit pending Mayor O’Shaughnessy, and Councilors Hebert and MacDonald. The irony is that some or all of those three […]

Grumpy Old Men Lead Charge to Kill Arts Funding in Cornwall Ontario Budget Hearings by Jamie Gilcig – MARCH 10, 2015

Grumpy Old Men Lead Charge to Kill Arts Funding in Cornwall Ontario Budget Hearings by Jamie Gilcig – MARCH 10, 2015

CFN – Claude McIntosh & Andre Rivette led the charge against Art funding at the Budget Committee meeting Monday.    Groups had ten minutes only to sing for their supper with some follow up questions with Bernadette Clement chairing. For disclosure purposes I am on the board of our Art Gallery that has run for […]

CFN Rates the Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Dare to Compare! OCT 27, 2014

CFN Rates the Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Dare to Compare! OCT 27, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – We rated all of those running for council in Cornwall Ontario over the last week of the election. It’s been a fierce campaign as there have been more candidates than in recent memory and there are a lot of people that simply do not want to vote for any of the incumbents […]

CFN Municipal Candidate Reviews For Cornwall MCINTOSH TOWNDALE ST.JEAN RIVETTE

CFN Municipal Candidate Reviews For Cornwall MCINTOSH TOWNDALE ST.JEAN RIVETTE

CFN is reviewing and rating local candidates this election instead of endorsing. Our next candidates for review are  Claude McIntosh, Justin Towndale, Guy St. Jean, Andre Rivette I like Claude McIntosh.  Yes, we have crossed swords.  Yes because of him Sun Media had to write me a cheque recently and after attacking me in that […]

Todd Lihou Figures Out How to Get a Clean Shot at Me Finally by Jamie Gilcig – Sept 18, 2014

Todd Lihou Figures Out How to Get a Clean Shot at Me Finally by Jamie Gilcig – Sept 18, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario –  That wacky Todd Lihou shows again why he most likely should not be employed as an editor of any actual media outlet that cares about the principles of journalism He just did an opinion piece about the election.   After several “news” stories where he violates the principles of “traditional” journalism by […]