An Open Letter to Premier Wynne Regarding Hydro Delivery Charges by Jamie Gilcig MARCH 16, 2017

An Open Letter to Premier Wynne Regarding Hydro Delivery Charges by Jamie Gilcig MARCH 16, 2017

Dear Premier Wynne, Your legacy will be decided by the Hydro mess that you yourself publicly own. The impact of the abuse of Ontario residents via the debacle that is our Hydro system is public record.  From paying management ten times as much as other provinces, to dumping electricity for less than it costs and […]

CFIA Recall GEORGIAN BAY VODKA – High Alcohol Content MARCH 3, 2017

CFIA Recall GEORGIAN BAY VODKA – High Alcohol Content MARCH 3, 2017

Food Recall Warning – Georgian Bay brand Vodka may be unsafe due to high alcohol content Recall date: March 2, 2017 Reason for recall: Other Hazard classification: — Company / Firm: Liquor Control Board Of Ontario (LCBO) Distribution: Ontario Extent of the distribution: Retail Recall details Ottawa, March 2, 2017 – The Liquor Control Board […]

Horwath Zaps Wynne Over Hydro as Election Drums Beat by Jamie Gilcig MARCH 2, 2017

Horwath Zaps Wynne Over Hydro as Election Drums Beat by Jamie Gilcig MARCH 2, 2017

CORNWALL ONTARIO – Hydro will be THE election issue in Ontario.   With Premier Wynne fighting for her political life she’s blinked first and reacted to the NDP’s strong first blow. The day after leader Andrea Horwath outlined plans to even out the playing field hydro wise, Ms Wynne announced sweeping hydro cuts which reek […]

New Tow & Vehicle Storage Service in Ontario as of January 1, 2017

New Tow & Vehicle Storage Service in Ontario as of January 1, 2017

Ontario is reminding consumers that, as of January 1, 2017, new requirements are in place for tow truck or vehicle storage services designed to increase transparency and strengthen consumer protection.The new changes will ensure tow and storage providers: Have permission from the consumer or someone acting on their behalf before towing or storing a vehicle […]

CFIA Recall METRO Rainbow Sorbet DEC 10, 2016

CFIA Recall METRO Rainbow Sorbet  DEC 10, 2016

Food Recall Warning (Allergen) – Selection brand Rainbow Sorbet recalled due to undeclared milk Recall date: December 9, 2016 Reason for recall: Allergen – Milk Hazard classification: Class 1 Company / Firm: Metro Inc. Distribution: Ontario, Quebec Extent of the distribution: Retail Contents Recall details Recalled products What you should do Background Illnesses More information […]

Will Kathleen Wynne Pull A McGuinty Over Hydro Rates? by Jamie Gilcig NOV 20, 2016

Will Kathleen Wynne Pull A McGuinty Over Hydro Rates?  by Jamie Gilcig NOV 20, 2016

Cornwall Ontario – According to media reports, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne is suggesting that high hydro rates that are crippling Ontario are in fact her fault. Under the guise of caring for the environment,  coal (even though there are new technologies that reduce carbon and pollution)  was phased out in favour of Wind and Solar […]

OPP Release Reward Offer $50K for Assistance in Jaimee Lee Miller Homicide OCT 7, 2016

OPP Release Reward Offer $50K for Assistance in Jaimee Lee Miller Homicide  OCT 7, 2016

Ontario Provincial Police News Portal OPP Media Release Corporate Communications GHQ REWARD OFFERED IN HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION – Police Seek Public Assistance – Reward Authorized 2016-10-07 FROM/DE: Corporate Communications                             DATE:  October 7, 2016REWARD OFFERED IN HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION Police Seek Public Assistance – Reward Authorized (ORILLIA, ON) – The Government of the Province of Ontario is […]

Naloxone Opiod OD Drug Now Available Without A Prescription in Ontario Pharmacies June 29, 2016

Naloxone Opiod OD Drug Now Available Without A Prescription in Ontario Pharmacies June 29, 2016

Following a decision by the National Association of Pharmacy Regulatory Authorities’ (NAPRA), Ontario is making naloxone available in pharmacies across the province without a prescription and at no cost to eligible Ontarians to help reduce opioid overdoses across the province. On June 24, 2016, NAPRA reclassified naloxone as a Schedule II drug when used in […]

Letter to the Editor – Hydro at Any Cost by Ross Ayotte of Smiths Falls APRIL 19, 2016

Letter to the Editor – Hydro at Any Cost by Ross Ayotte of Smiths Falls APRIL 19, 2016

Letter to the editor  Hydro at any cost in Ontari_owe: . Approximately 25 OPG workers are still employed  at the closed coal Lambton station to preserve its idled condition for possible future conversion how many other closed coal plants employ people to do very little. The  Atikokan converted biomass plant  operates at less than 10 […]

ALERT Beatrice Chocolate Milk RECALL in Ontario & Quebec MARCH 13, 2016

ALERT Beatrice Chocolate Milk RECALL in Ontario & Quebec MARCH 13, 2016

Beatrice brand Chocolate Partly Skimmed Milk 1% M.F. recalled due to presence of sanitizer. Starting date: March 11, 2016 Type of communication: Recall Alert sub-type: Notification Subcategory: Chemical Hazard classification: Class 3 Source of recall: Canadian Food Inspection Agency Recalling firm: Parmalat Canada Inc. Distribution: Ontario, Quebec Extent of the product distribution: Retail CFIA reference […]

Can Patrick Brown Really Change the Culture of the PC Party in Ontario? by Jamie Gilcig MARCH 7, 2016

Can Patrick Brown Really Change the Culture of the PC Party in Ontario? by Jamie Gilcig MARCH 7, 2016

As many regular CFN viewers know I am “Hyper Non Partisan” politically.  I decided, after dealing with politicians here on CFN that I could no longer support Partisan Politics. It made no sense from a personal view point.    Yes, belonging to a group could be a good thing, but it also can be an […]

Kathleen Wynne Creating Another Layer of Tobacco Enforcement in Ontario JAN 25, 2016

Kathleen Wynne Creating Another Layer of Tobacco Enforcement in Ontario JAN 25, 2016

  Province Strengthening Enforcement and Collaboration Ontario is taking action to combat contraband tobacco and keep our communities safe by creating a new Contraband Tobacco Enforcement Team within the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP). Located within the OPP’s Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau, the new team will be dedicated to investigating the smuggling and trafficking of contraband […]

St. Mary’s Hospital Death in Montreal After Patient Refused Emergency Surgery JAN 20, 2016

St. Mary’s Hospital Death in Montreal After Patient Refused Emergency Surgery JAN 20, 2016

Financial challenges are nothing new to health care in Quebec or anywhere else in Canada.   The province has created many private health services, but when you’re sick you expect to be treated when you enter a hospital, especially in emergency or crisis situations. A patient at St. Mary’s died because the only chance they […]