Andrea Horwath – a Trail of Achievement – by Richard Komorowski – Cornwall Ontario – November 30, 2009

Provincial NDP Leader Andrea Horwath visited Cornwall Sunday afternoon. Having already visited the riding twice previously before being elected leader last March, she is familiar with many of the problems faced by Cornwall and area. Speaking to a packed audience about the economy, she stressed the importance of working together to get through these tough […]

Crime Don’t Pay – Speed Racers Nabbed by SD& G OPP November 30, 2009

RACING LAW INFRACTIONS SD&G OPP officers have stopped and charged 2 drivers with speeding more than 50km/h over the posted limit. In all cases, the drivers had their driving privileges suspended for 7 days and the vehicle impounded for the same time period (Racing Law-Section 172, Highway Traffic Act).  . 28 Nov 09 (11:52 am), […]

CBSA Port to US Soil? Akwesasne – Seaway International Bridge Crisis UPDATE November 29, 2009

L I N K Michael Peeling in the Standard Freeholder is reporting some scuttle butt that the CBSA port of entry into Cornwall via the Seaway International bridge may be moving to Roosevelttown NY. “Mohawk Council of Akwesasne Grand Chief Mike Mitchell has heard unofficial talk from his sources, whom he would not name, that serious consideration […]

Quick Hits – A Green Moment – Sunday November 29, 2009

Sir Paul “Less Meat, Less Heat” “Sir Paul said yesterday: “The message that I am taking to the European Parliament is – less meat equals less heat. I will appeal to world leaders converging on Copenhagen for the climate-change talks to remember that sustainable food policy is an essential weapon in the fight against global […]

Jack Layton calls for More Affordable Canadian Housing – November 29, 2009

Federal NDP Leader Jack Layton is calling for a National Affordable housing plan after a Conservative MP’s comments in Halifax recently. “Earlier this week, South Shore-St. Margarets Conservative MP Gerald Keddy told The Chronicle Herald that farmers need to import migrant labourers because Nova Scotians won’t do the work, referring to “all those no-good bastards […]

For those of you on the Holiday Shopping Warpath – Have a tea, take a breath – it only gets worse! Saturday November 28, 2009 – Cornwall Ontario

Holiday Shopping can be hard work! At the end of your shopping day you don’t want to cook.  If you have the energy why not a lovely evening at Schnitzels. or if you’re too pooped to go out you can always order in some Pizza and munchies from Roma’s Shop Locally, Spend Locally, and Advertise […]

As the PQ Limp to Self Destruction – Pauline Marois wants Mandatory French Daycare & Mandatory French Cegeps – November 27, 2009

As the PQ Limp to Self Destruction – Pauline Marois wants Mandatory French Daycare & Mandatory French Cegeps – November 27, 2009

Pauline Marois must love being in opposition, but the new wranglings from the PQ may send their numbers behind those of the Marijuana Party.     You can’t force people to do things they don’t want to do in life.   Not for long anyway. The political will has changed mightily since the 70’s.  It’s […]

Facet-nating – Diamond Legend Comes to Cornwall Ontario – Sir Gabriel (Gabi) Tolkowski – November 27, 2009

Facet-nating – Diamond Legend Comes to Cornwall Ontario – Sir Gabriel (Gabi) Tolkowski – November 27, 2009

Life rarely gives glimpses to genius.   The difference between madness and greatness is light, shadows, perception.    Part Salvador Dali, part Albert Einstein.   His hands waving, hair flowing in odd directions Sir Gabriel Tolkowsky, the master diamond cutter responsible for De Beers Centenary Diamond insured for over $100,000,000.00 (that’s 100 million for those […]

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