Cornwall Ontario Heckled & May Lose It’s Largest Newspaper by Jamie Gilcig DEC 5, 2016

Cornwall Ontario Heckled & May Lose It’s Largest Newspaper by Jamie Gilcig DEC 5, 2016

CORNWALL ONTARIO – Starting CFN in 2009 has been an amazing experience.   It’s been brutal in many ways exposing the darkest sides of any community I’ve ever seen not in a cheap tv series or movie. While by far my experience with people in this town has been pleasant, it’s been mostly that on […]

Toxic Culture @ Root of School Closings Failures in Cornwall Area by Jamie Gilcig NOV 20, 2016

Toxic Culture @ Root of School Closings Failures in Cornwall Area by Jamie Gilcig NOV 20, 2016

CORNWALL ONTARIO – I left Team Cornwall after a sampling of its former President Gilles Latour, who’s now waiting his court dates from charges of fraud, including of his mother. I also am no longer a member of the Cornwall & Area Chamber of Commerce.    When I first ran for a seat on its […]

Cornwall Ontario Cst DANIEL MERPAW Charged by Brockville Police for Obstruction AUG 3, 2016

Cornwall Ontario Cst DANIEL MERPAW Charged by Brockville Police for Obstruction AUG 3, 2016

OFFICER CHARGED Cornwall ON – A Cornwall Community Police Service officer was arrested and charged on Tuesday August 2, 2016, following an investigation by the Brockville Police Service. Constable Daniel Merpaw has been charged with obstructing a peace officer contrary to the Criminal Code. He was released to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice […]

Ottawa Police Chief Charles Bordeleau ABDI Statement JULY 26, 2016

Ottawa Police Chief Charles Bordeleau ABDI Statement JULY 26, 2016

Statement to the Ottawa Police Services Board by Chief Charles Bordeleau on July 25th (Ottawa) – Note: This statement was made prior to Abdirahman Abdi’s passing yesterday afternoon. Chief Bordeleau has expressed his condolences for the family. We are all aware of the incident in Hintonburg on Sunday that resulted in one man in hospital.As a […]

Ottawa Beefing Up Police Presence as 500+ Hells Angels Visit Ottawa JULY 22-24, 2016

Ottawa Beefing Up Police Presence as 500+ Hells Angels Visit Ottawa JULY 22-24, 2016

Enhanced police presence in the Ottawa/Gatineau area between July 22-24th   (Ottawa)—The Ottawa Police Service (OPS), the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), the Service de police de la Ville de Gatineau (SPVG) and the Sûreté du Québec (SQ) will join forces to monitor the gathering of 500+ Hells Angels motorcycle riders in Ottawa from July 22 […]

Swarming Charges in Ottawa After OC Transpo Incident JULY 13, 2016

Swarming Charges in Ottawa After OC Transpo Incident JULY 13, 2016

Charges laid in overnight swarming on OC Transpo bus   (Ottawa)— The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit has laid a series of charges following an overnight swarming in Barrhaven. On July 12, 2016, at approximately 3:00 am, two males were aboard an OC Transpo bus travelling to Barrhaven, along with another group of teenagers. At […]

Ice Rinks, Worm Kids, & Now Abusive By Law Officer Slaps False Vicious Dog Order in Cornwall JULY 5, 2016

Ice Rinks, Worm Kids, & Now Abusive By Law Officer Slaps False Vicious Dog Order in Cornwall JULY 5, 2016

Alas Cornwall Ontario has some very strange ideas about how to govern itself.   Two years ago it was sending heavy machinery to destroy a families ice rink at Christmas. Last year it was attacking kids selling worms and lemonade from their home. Now in what has to be one of the most heavy handed […]

Are the Police Doing Due Service For Fraud Investigations in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig FEB 28, 2016

Are the Police Doing Due Service For Fraud Investigations in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig FEB 28, 2016

Fraud is a huge crime issue facing many communities.    They take immense resources from law enforcement and the legal system, yet here in Cornwall many are not even investigated. The standard line of recent vintage cases from the CCPS is that investigations can take five months. Now many in the public that might not […]

Kilger or O’Shaughnessy? Who’s the Better Mayor of Cornwall? POLL August 16, 2015

Kilger or O’Shaughnessy?  Who’s the Better Mayor of Cornwall?  POLL  August 16, 2015

I was chatting with a veteran Cornwall politico this week and the subject turned to a common one; whether current Cornwall mayor Leslie O’Shaughnessy was an improvement over the man he defeated, Bob Kilger? This was after Les lost a key vote on hiring of fire fighters at Monday night’s council meeting.   I pointed […]

Leak & Cover Up at CCPS headquarters in Cornwall Ontario? Chief Parkinson Refuses to Answer Questions MARCH 19, 2015

Leak & Cover Up at CCPS headquarters in Cornwall Ontario?  Chief Parkinson Refuses to Answer Questions MARCH 19, 2015

CORNWALL Ontario – It’s not easy at the top.    Cornwall Community Police Chief granted an interview to the lowly Todd Lihou at the Seaway News. Todd gets lots of police news; perhaps because one of his confreres son works for the CCPS; perhaps because Todd himself tried to be an officer himself. It might […]

Mark MacDonald – Time to Admit Budget Problem – Letter to the Editor – FEB 27, 2015

Mark MacDonald – Time to Admit Budget Problem – Letter to the Editor – FEB 27, 2015

Dear Editor: With respect to the city budget and the huge financial problem that we are facing, we must stay focused on admitting that we (everyone that works for the city) have a problem and we need help. Empirical data shows that the disproportionate rate of growth in our protective services budgets is having a […]