Should Gov’t Be Allowed to Burn Ad $$ for Partisan Positions? By Jamie Gilcig 092517

Should Gov’t Be Allowed to Burn Ad $$ for Partisan Positions?  By Jamie Gilcig 092517

Cornwall Ontario – Thanks to a NDP Freedom of Information request we now know that the Wynne Government spent $5.5 million dollars advertising their putrid sale of Hydro One.  A plan that also sees the government essentially financing the sale to unions and groups they want support from. A release from the NDP goes on […]

Horse Mounted Cst in Kingston Makes Arrest 092517

Horse Mounted Cst in Kingston Makes Arrest 092517

  Police Bulletin Calls for Service Kingston Police had 412 calls for service over the weekend of September 22, 2017. Of these, 264 calls occurred in the city central area, 76 in the west end, 12 in the east end, and 4 north of Highway 401. Some of these included: 19 domestic calls 8 assault […]

Prescott #OPP Weekly Round UP September 15, 2017

Prescott #OPP Weekly Round UP  September 15, 2017

Between September the 18th  to the 24th 2017, the Prescott Office of the Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to 120 general occurrences. Of these occurrences, 35 were in Edwardsburgh/Cardinal Township, 30 in Augusta Township, 50 in the town of Prescott and 31 on highway 401 and 416. On September the 18th, a Grenville County Officer […]

O’Shaughnessy Pulls a Kilger as Freeholder Reports to Ombudsman. By Jamie Gilcig 092317

O’Shaughnessy Pulls a Kilger as Freeholder Reports to Ombudsman.  By Jamie Gilcig 092317

Cornwall Ontario –  Oddly enough the Standard Freeholder was pretty much silent when this writer took our very hypocritical Mayor and two councilors to court over their gross conflict of interest over the utter joke that was the Benson Vanity University project that the mayor and councillors Elaine Macdonald, and Carilyne Hebert sit on.   […]

HEAT ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Region for SATURDAY Sept 23, 2017

HEAT ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Region for SATURDAY Sept 23, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – This  is not a joke.  We have a heat warning this weekend thanks to the good folks at Environment Canada! Expect a high of 31c Saturday in the Cornwall area with lows near 20c overnight.  No rain is expected until mid to late next week. Sunday through Tuesday may see temps rise […]

#OPP TD Trust Held Up in Kemptville – Dye Pack Explodes – 092217

#OPP TD Trust Held Up in Kemptville – Dye Pack Explodes – 092217

Robbery in Kemptville (Kemptville, ON.) – Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police are investigating a bank robbery at TD Canada Trust at 325 Colonnade Drive, Kemptville. On September 22, 2017 at approximately 1:30 p.m. a male wearing a disguise to conceal his face entered the bank and fled the scene with money and a dye pack. While fleeing, the red dye pack […]

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Friday September 22, 2017

SD&G #OPP Round Up for Friday September 22, 2017

TRAFFIC STOP RESULTS IN CHARGES   (South Glengarry) – On September 21, 2017 at approximately 7:51am,  a Highway Safety Division Ontario Provincial Police officer had the occasion to stop a tractor trailer for a traffic violation on Highway 401, South Glengarry Township. This resulted in the seizure of a quantity of methamphetamine.   Davinder CHAHAL (30) […]

Dr. Paul & EOHU Failing Safety of Cornwall Area Residents. By Jamie Gilcig 092217

Dr. Paul & EOHU Failing Safety of Cornwall Area Residents.  By Jamie Gilcig 092217

Cornwall Ontario – For over two days now residents of the Cornwall Ontario have been complaining on anti-social media about strange smells and haze in the area.   Speculation and frankly, concerns for health and safety are rampant. Dr. Paul Roumeliotis is the highest paid Sunshine list earner as head of the EOHU.  Sadly Dr. […]

Cornwall Community Police Seek Assistance 4 Days After Theft 092117

Cornwall Community Police Seek Assistance 4 Days After Theft 092117

PUBLIC ASSISTANCE REQUEST   Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Community Police Service is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a man involved in a theft at a local department store on August 17, 2017. The man is described as being approximately 6’0” tall, 180 lbs, medium build, shaved/bald head and a cleft chin. He was […]

Weed & Disqualified Sees Cornwall Woman Charged by SD&G #OPP 092117

Weed & Disqualified Sees Cornwall Woman Charged by SD&G #OPP 092117

EXCESSIVE SPEEDS (South Stormont) – On September 19, 2017, SD&G Ontario Provincial Police officers conducted speed measuring enforcement on Highway 401, South Stormont Township and intercepted the following vehicle for travelling at excessive speeds. The vehicle was impounded and the drivers’ permits seized for seven (7) days in accordance with policy. – September 19, 2017 […]

ALERT Mysterious Smell Being Reported in Cornwall Ontario 092117

ALERT Mysterious Smell Being Reported in Cornwall Ontario 092117

Cornwall Ontario – Back in the day when the mills were still open, Cornwall Ontario was a pungent place to be. With the mills gone anti-social media is abuzz this morning locally with people complaining about a “plastic” type smell. There have been no major fires, and people are reporting the smell in both the […]

Amazon PR Stunt by Bob Peters Highlights Reason for Change in Economic Dev092117

Amazon PR Stunt by Bob Peters Highlights Reason for Change in Economic Dev092117

Cornwall Ontario –  Economic Development is one of the biggest envelopes in the City of Cornwall’s budget.  It also now entails tourism. Sadly, under the reign of Mark Boileau & Bob Peters it’s been an underperforming joke.  Oddly enough Boileau was promoted up and Peters was given tourism and some outside agencies; IE more responsibility. […]