Metro Closing in Cornwall Ontario Highlights Poor Economic Development in Community by Jamie Gilcig MARCH 28, 2016

Metro Closing in Cornwall Ontario Highlights Poor Economic Development in Community by Jamie Gilcig MARCH 28, 2016

As council fiddles and sells the community’s future with its shady Harbor Front deal with the Feds and Akwesasne Metro has announced that it will be shutting its doors in a few months.  About 75 people will lose their jobs, about a third of those full time employment where it’s becoming more difficult to find […]

Will Target Make it in Canada? What Happens to Eleven Points in Cornwall Ontario if they don’t?

Will Target Make it in Canada?  What Happens to Eleven Points in Cornwall Ontario if they don’t?

CORNWALL Ontario – Is Target in trouble in Canada?    The US retailer’s bold move into the smaller Canadian market has had some bumps and grinds from language laws for product, to higher cost for labour and different regulations than the US. With most Canadians within an hour drive of the US many shoppers are […]

Fire Police & EMS Zoom to Walmart in Cornwall Ontario After Reports of Smoke – April 9, 2014

Fire Police & EMS Zoom to Walmart in Cornwall Ontario After Reports of Smoke – April 9, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Firefighters, EMS, and Police were called to the Walmart store on Brookdale Avenue in Cornwall Ontario Wednesday night. Smoke was reported at approximately 8 PM which resulted in the store being evacuated. No injuries were reported and the Cornwall Fire Services were investigating the roof looking for a possible cause. We’ll update […]

Grocery Wars Heating Up in Cornwall Ontario – Will Consumers Win? POLL by Jamie Gilcig

Grocery Wars Heating Up in Cornwall Ontario – Will Consumers Win? POLL by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario –  Grocery stores are duking it out in Cornwall Ontario.  The latest entry has been Freshco.  The Sobey’s owned chain features more aggressive prices. As a impoverished savvy consumer I try and make my dollars spread the furthest so I tend to shop at different stores.  Local management aside, I tend to like […]

Cornwall Ontario Chief of Police Dan Parkinson On the Dangers of Leaving a Pet or Child in a Car in Warm Weather VIDEO

Cornwall Ontario Chief of Police Dan Parkinson On the Dangers of Leaving a Pet or Child in a Car in Warm Weather  VIDEO

CFN – The irony of Kemptville Ontario Wal-Mart employee Carla Cheney being fired after calling police when a customer left their dog in their vehicle is that CFN was already working on a story about the dangers of leaving pets and children in cars at warmer temperatures. Many people have ideas about what they can […]

Does Walmart Hate Dogs? Fires Kemptville Worker After Reporting Customer Dog in Car – July 10, 2013

Does Walmart Hate Dogs?  Fires Kemptville Worker After Reporting Customer Dog in Car – July 10, 2013

CFN – Does retail Monster Wal-Mart hate dogs?  Reports from CBC allege that Carley Cheney was fired by her manager after being called in for calling police after a Walmart customer left their dog in their vehicle in July!  The former Pharmacy technician is now worried that her actions will cause other staff to not […]