416 S CLOSED Near Spencerville After Fatal Vehicle Collision – 063018

  (Prescott, ON.) – On 30 June 2018 at approximately 6:53 a.m., Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police were dispatched to the scene of a single vehicle fatal collision on Highway 416 southbound in Edwardsburgh Township – north of Spencerville. Preliminary investigation has indicated that the motor vehicle containing seven individuals lost control and rolled over. One occupant… Continue reading 416 S CLOSED Near Spencerville After Fatal Vehicle Collision – 063018

Cornwall City Councilor Mark A MacDonald Writes OPEN LETTER to Fire & Police Chiefs in Cornwall 062918

Cornwall Ontario –   City Councilor Mark A MacDonald wrote an open letter to Police Chief Dan Parkinson and embattled fire chief Pierre Voisine.   He sent it to media as well and we’re publishing it unedited. [bs-quote quote=”OPEN LETTER POLICE AND FIRE SERVICES Hello: Recent discussions regarding police and fire service budgets have prompted me to… Continue reading Cornwall City Councilor Mark A MacDonald Writes OPEN LETTER to Fire & Police Chiefs in Cornwall 062918

Steve Clark Gets Cab Position – Jim McDonnell Doesn’t – Premier Doug Ford Names Cabinet 062918

Cornwall Ontario –  The Doug Ford led PC government has just released their cabinet appointments.   Left out was Sd&SG MPP Jim McDonnell who didn’t support Ford in the leadership contest. The new ministers are as follows: Peter Bethlenfalvy – President of the Treasury Board Raymond Cho – Minister for Seniors and Accessibility Steve Clark –… Continue reading Steve Clark Gets Cab Position – Jim McDonnell Doesn’t – Premier Doug Ford Names Cabinet 062918

13 Year Old Threatens to Burn Mom’s House Down in Cornwall Ontario – 062918

BREACH Cornwall, ON – A 40-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on June 28th, 2018 and charged with breach of undertaking for contacting and being within 100 metres of his ex-girlfriend and attending her residence. It is alleged on June 28th, 2018 the man attended his ex-girlfriend’s residence despite his conditions. Police were contacted and an… Continue reading 13 Year Old Threatens to Burn Mom’s House Down in Cornwall Ontario – 062918

Death of Journalists in MD Shooting Highlights Needs of Free Press by Jamie Gilcig 062918

Cornwall Ontario –   This has been a very traumatizing week for a lot of people.   Being  a mere mortal myself we all only have so much endurance. While getting ready to escape Cornwall to celebrate the Strawberry Moon at a very dear friends joint, the news hit of the five journalists shot dead in Maryland. … Continue reading Death of Journalists in MD Shooting Highlights Needs of Free Press by Jamie Gilcig 062918

#ccps Cornwall Community Police Service Blotter for June 28, 2018

WARRANT Cornwall, ON – A 41-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on June 27th, 2018 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged the man failed to attend court on June 19th, 2018 for a criminal harassment charge and a warrant was issued for his arrest. On June 27th, 2018 the man attended police headquarters… Continue reading #ccps Cornwall Community Police Service Blotter for June 28, 2018

View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – Kudos to Paul Wernick for Highlighting Working Conditions for Hill Staff 062818

Cornwall Ontario – Thank you, Paul Wernick, for having the courage to speak out. The recent discussions triggered by Paul Wernick’s story about working conditions for staff on the Hill are long overdue. The working conditions that he described are accurate. I was fortunate to have worked on the Hill in the 1980s, the 1990s… Continue reading View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – Kudos to Paul Wernick for Highlighting Working Conditions for Hill Staff 062818

S Glengarry Real Estate Agent & Councilor Lyle Warden Alleged To Offer to Sell House for Flood Victim in Lancaster 062718

Cornwall Ontario – The nightmare continues for Lancaster resident of over 30 years Geraldine Fitzpatrick. The retired CAS worker has had to deal with an issue that could at root be why so little development is occurring in South Glengarry Ontario where contractors have complained about City Hall’s handling of issues. At root is that… Continue reading S Glengarry Real Estate Agent & Councilor Lyle Warden Alleged To Offer to Sell House for Flood Victim in Lancaster 062718

Mean Girl Steals Bike & Assaults Youth in Cornwall Ontario #CCPS Police Blotter 062718

THEFT UNDER $5000, ASSAULT Cornwall, ON – A 17-year-old Cornwall youth was arrested on June 26th, 2018 and charged with theft under $5000 and assault. It is alleged on May 30th, 2018 the youth took a bicycle that did not belong to her from a Ninth Street business. It is further alleged on June 18th,… Continue reading Mean Girl Steals Bike & Assaults Youth in Cornwall Ontario #CCPS Police Blotter 062718

City of Cornwall Burning Through CASH in Ontario Works Case 062718

Cornwall Ontario – This writer is starting to think someone at City Hall doesn’t like moi?   I’ve lived in this lovely home in downtown Cornwall now for seven years.      Unlike CAO Maureen Adams I actually live in Cornwall.  I pay the costs of her policies and mishandling of our finances that have led… Continue reading City of Cornwall Burning Through CASH in Ontario Works Case 062718

Bank of Montreal Arts Centre in Cornwall Will be an Election Issue by Jamie Gilcig 062718

Cornwall Ontario – What a weird group around the council table Cornwall has.    It’s odd, as though some on council have brain function issues….or simply are trying to copy Brockville. Brockville’s art centre renovated an old theatre; with much public money, into a stunning and lovely facility that is a gem and attraction for… Continue reading Bank of Montreal Arts Centre in Cornwall Will be an Election Issue by Jamie Gilcig 062718

#CCPS Cornwall Community Police Service Blotter for Tuesday June 26, 2018

WARRANT, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Sebastien Tremblay, 30, of Cornwall was arrested on June 25th, 2018 on the strength of a warrant. The man allegedly failed to report to police on June 13th, 2018, despite conditions of his recognizance. It is further alleged the man failed to attend court on June 14th, 2018 for theft… Continue reading #CCPS Cornwall Community Police Service Blotter for Tuesday June 26, 2018

Brockville Area #OPP Cst JOEL LIRETTE Charged w Following Too Closely After Collision 062618

OPP CRUISER INVOLVED IN COLLISION Officer Charged (ELIZABETHTOWN-KITLEY TOWNSHIP, ON) – On June 25, 2018 at approximately 7:21 p.m., an on-duty officer with the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) was traveling on County Road 46, Elizabethtown-Kitley Township. The officer was in an unmarked OPP cruiser when he collided with a vehicle towing a boat, which was travelling… Continue reading Brockville Area #OPP Cst JOEL LIRETTE Charged w Following Too Closely After Collision 062618

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Nursing Alumni Dinner & Good Deeds in Cornwall Ontario 260618

  Cornwall Ontario – The annual dinner for the Alumni of the Cornwall General Hospital School of Nursing took place at the Royal Canadian Legion on June 15th. This year, the Graduating Class of June 6th. 1968 was honoured. There are 3 nurses deceased: Linda Winters Babcock, Maureen Wylie Hartle, and Marilyn Riddell. Attending from… Continue reading Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Nursing Alumni Dinner & Good Deeds in Cornwall Ontario 260618

A View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – Weak Scheer Attack Over Personal Day for Trudeau 062618

Good grief! The Prime Minister is taking a personal day! Let’s get real folks, is this the single most important thing that the Conservatives can find to attack the government and Prime Minister on when we are in the midst of a trade war, the city of Toronto is asking for help to look after… Continue reading A View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – Weak Scheer Attack Over Personal Day for Trudeau 062618

Family Assaults Galore in Cornwall Ontario – #CCPS Police Blotter June 25, 2018

ASSAULT Cornwall, ON – A 15-year-old Cornwall youth was arrested on June 22nd, 2018 and charged with assault. It is alleged on June 18th, 2018, the youth assaulted another youth who was known to him. Police were contacted and an investigation ensued. On June 22nd, 2018 a member of the Cornwall Community Police Service attended… Continue reading Family Assaults Galore in Cornwall Ontario – #CCPS Police Blotter June 25, 2018

Who Died in Cornwall Ontario? 062318

Cornwall Ontario –    Nobody apparently.    A few seniors were enjoying the success of their Medical Marijuana treatment and sent in this photo that was inspired by the future of the members of this group on City Council, and in particular Mayor Leslie O’Shaughnessy.   The contractors left this mound of dirt that looked… Continue reading Who Died in Cornwall Ontario? 062318

Canada Gets to Host and Play at a World Cup in 2026

  The news was perhaps not unexpected, but it was certainly met with joy when it was announced that Canada, USA and Mexico would be hosting the 2026 FIFA World Cup. Montreal, Toronto and Edmonton look to be the three host cities in Canada, so there should be an opportunity to catch a big game… Continue reading Canada Gets to Host and Play at a World Cup in 2026