Ford Gov’t Goes Full Poutine & Invokes Not Withstanding Act Over Toronto Council Decision 091018

Ford Gov’t Goes Full Poutine & Invokes Not Withstanding Act Over Toronto Council Decision 091018

Cornwall Ontario – Shock and Awe as an Ontario Conservative government takes a page out of Quebec politics to chop up Toronto City Council. The only issue this writer has are the optics.  Surely there are other councils, like the one here in Cornwall which are not serving the public equitably. Many in the public […]

Quebec Mounties Denounce Closure of 5 Detachments in Province 071118

Quebec Mounties Denounce Closure of 5 Detachments in Province 071118

THE RCMP CLOSES 5 QUEBEC DETACHMENTS QUEBEC RCMP MEMBERS’ ASSOCIATION DENOUNCES THE CLOSURE OF 1/3 OF ITS RCMP SERVICE POINTS IN THE PROVINCE MONTREAL, July 10, 2018 – The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) will close 5 of its Quebec detachments this Friday, thus eliminating one third of its service points in the province. The […]

Quebec Superior Court Set to Hear Request for RCMP Harassment Class-action Suit on Behalf of Canada’s 22,000 members

Quebec Superior Court Set to Hear Request for RCMP Harassment Class-action Suit on Behalf of Canada’s 22,000 members

MONTREAL, June 13, 2018 — Quebec Superior Court has agreed to hear a class-action request that seeks compensation for all RCMP officers who have been victims of harassment and bullying. The hearings will take place tomorrow and Friday at the Montreal Court House. The application for a certification to authorize class action proceedings is being […]

Ottawa #OPP Charge Quebec Driver on 417 Who Brandished Power Tool in Road Rage 042918

Ottawa #OPP Charge Quebec Driver on 417 Who Brandished Power Tool in Road Rage 042918

(Ottawa, ON)  – – On Saturday, April 28, 2018 shortly after 3:00 PM the Ottawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report a small car on the eastbound 417 near Maitland Avenue being driven in a dangerous manner. It was also reported that the car’s driver had brandished a power tool toward another driver in […]

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Monday March 12, 2018

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Monday March 12, 2018

SD&G OPP NEWS   (STORMONT DUNDAS & GLENGARRY, ON) – The SD&G Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are investigating several incidents after responding to 224 calls for service from Thursday March 8, 2018 to Monday March 12, 2018.   Among these occurrences, SD&G OPP responded to: –             7 domestic disputes –             38 motor vehicle collisions –             2 […]

Quebec Trucker Hits Building at 1000 Islands Border Crossing 110617

Quebec Trucker Hits Building at 1000 Islands Border Crossing 110617

(LEEDS, ON.) – Members of the Ontario Provincial Police are investigating a driver that had struck a portion of a building at border services. On November 5, 2017 at about 12:25 A.M Ontario Provincial Police officers in Leeds and the Thousand Islands Township attended Canada Border Services in Ivy Lea after reports of a transport […]

Conrad Black Marvels at Quebec Economic Policy Reversal in Canada 102017

Conrad Black Marvels at Quebec Economic Policy Reversal in Canada 102017

Conrad Black: Quebec is now the beacon of astute economic policy in this country While Quebec becomes an economic leader, most of English Canada is waddling through the wet cement of applied social democratic truisms. Quebec is outpacing Canada economically, for the first time since the piping days of Maurice Duplessis. Under his authoritarian guidance […]

If Premier Couillard Really Wants Anglos to Return to Quebec. By Jamie Gilcig 081417

If Premier Couillard Really Wants Anglos to Return to Quebec. By Jamie Gilcig 081417

Cornwall Ontario –   I’m a refugee of Quebec.  One of the multitude of Anglos that left (along with a lot of  Francophones) for a multitude of reasons. I write this the day after helping empty my Mom’s Cote des Neiges apartment and finding an album of pics from the two short films I shot […]

PC Leader Patrick Brown Nails Premier Wynne on Quebec Hydro Deal 080817

PC Leader Patrick Brown Nails Premier Wynne on Quebec Hydro Deal 080817

Statement from Patrick Brown on secret Quebec-Ontario energy deal   Statement from Ontario PC Leader Patrick Brown on the La Presse story of a secret Quebec-Ontario energy deal:   “Once again the Wynne Liberals have been caught negotiating in secret when thousands of Ontario jobs are on the line. This secret deal for 8 terawatts (TWh) per […]

MUHIDIIN AHMED FARAH Wanted by Montreal Police ARMED & DANGEROUS June 8, 2017

MUHIDIIN AHMED FARAH Wanted by Montreal Police ARMED & DANGEROUS June 8, 2017

Montréal, le 8 juin 2017 – Les enquêteurs de la Section des services partagés des enquêtes de la Division Ouest du Service de police de la Ville de Montréal (SPVM) demandent l’aide de la population afin de localiser Muhidiin Ahmed Farah, 31 ans, suspect dans un événement de vol qualifié survenu dans l’arrondissement de Côte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-Grâce. […]

FREE GARAGE SALE Listings on The Cornwall Free News MAY 17, 2017

FREE GARAGE SALE Listings on The Cornwall Free News  MAY 17, 2017

Just in time for the season you can now post your free garage sale listing.    It is just for personal use.  There is no charge.  And you don’t have to be from Cornwall to post! All you have to do is post your listing as a comment.  Please use your real email address when […]

McGill Fails Andrew Potter & Democracy by Jamie Gilcig MARCH 24, 2017

McGill Fails Andrew Potter & Democracy by Jamie Gilcig MARCH 24, 2017

Cornwall Ontario –  I never graduated McGill University, but it is the only one I’ve attended as a student.  I always thought that McGill was a shining beacon in Montreal, the city where I was born, something to be proud of for all of Canada. Like many English institutions in la belle province it’s faced […]

Brockville #OPP Diverts Tractor Wheel Incident on 401 Quebec Driver Charged JAN 17, 2017

Brockville #OPP Diverts Tractor Wheel Incident on 401  Quebec Driver Charged  JAN 17, 2017

Ontario Provincial Police News Portal OPP Media Release LEEDS COUNTY (Brockville) GRENVILLE OPP OFFICER DIVERTS TRAGEDY 2017-01-17 (LEEDS, ON.) –   Members of the Ontario Provincial Police are continuing an investigation involving an unsafe commercial motor vehicle on Highway 401. On the 16th of January 2017, at about 9:30 a.m., a diligent Ontario Provincial Police officer […]

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 […]

Quebec Man Nabbed Twice for DUI by OPP Brockville SEPT 16, 2016

Quebec Man Nabbed Twice for DUI by OPP Brockville SEPT 16, 2016

Ontario Provincial Police News Portal OPP Media Release LEEDS COUNTY (Brockville) IMPAIRED DRIVER – CAUGHT TWICE IN A WEEK 2016-09-16 (LEEDS, ON.) –   Officers of the Leeds Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police are continuing investigations into an impaired driver stopped twice in just over a week. On the 5TH of September 2016 at about […]

Fire Puts Future of Snowdon Theatre in Jeopardy by Kristian Gravenor MARCH 28, 2016

Fire Puts Future of Snowdon Theatre in Jeopardy by Kristian Gravenor MARCH 28, 2016

A Montrealer once penned a famous short story about a neighbourhood that went undetected by municipal bureaucrats. When the top Montreal bureaucrat found out that the whole area had been left undetected due to a lost filing cabinet card, he went to visit it and found a paradise on earth where people got along well […]