CFN Municipal Candidate Reviews for Cornwall & South Stormont GARDINER & SMITH

CFN Municipal Candidate Reviews for Cornwall & South Stormont GARDINER & SMITH

CFN – As myself and Reg Coffey are both running in this election I have decided to simply review & rate candidates this election locally instead of the standard endorsements or endorsenots. Up first today for Cornwall is incumbent Syd Gardiner for Cornwall and Dave “Grumpy” Smith for South Stormont. Syd Gardiner has been on […]

Kilger Caught Cheating, again – Labour Getting Hinky for Elaine MacDonald – Elections Getting Uglier than Todd Lihou’s Feet! – Oct 22, 2014

Kilger Caught Cheating, again – Labour Getting Hinky for Elaine MacDonald – Elections Getting Uglier than Todd Lihou’s Feet!  – Oct 22, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Yes the municipal election in Cornwall is getting dirtier than Todd Lihou’s sandal clad stink feet. The Freeholder’s Greg Peerenboom nailed Mayor Kilger for using city resources. This would not be the first time that Mayor Kilger is using the excuse that he’s a near illiterate high school drop out that can’t […]

Cornwall Ontario isn’t Ready to Change It’s Culture by Jamie Gilcig – ELECTION BLOG – Oct 20, 2014

Cornwall Ontario isn’t Ready to Change It’s Culture by Jamie Gilcig – ELECTION BLOG – Oct 20, 2014

CFN – Cornwall isn’t ready for change.  At least not this election.   My core pillar of changing the culture of Cornwall is the most important issue facing our city as it’s how we conduct ourselves. While there’s a surface veneer of “nice” there’s a nasty darkness that probably is left from the old Domtar […]

Is Cornwall About to Pay Off Diane Shay for Her Silence A Week Before Elections? OCT 20, 2014

Is Cornwall About to Pay Off Diane Shay for Her Silence A Week Before Elections? OCT 20, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – In a bizarre act of election machinations the Seaway News has run a story based on an unnamed source regarding the Diane Shay case. A source has confirmed the details are in relation to a $425,000 lawsuit launched against the city by Diane Shay, who was a nurse at the Glen-Stor-Dun Lodge. […]

Not a Single Vote for Incumbents in Cornwall After Latest Whistle Blower by Jamie Gilcig

Not a Single Vote for Incumbents in Cornwall After Latest Whistle Blower by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – There are 12 people that owe the truth to the people of Cornwall.   Bob Kilger, Elaine MacDonald, Syd Gardiner, Maurice Dupelle, Andre Rivette, Leslie O’Shaughnessy, Denis Carr, Denis Thibault, Bernadette Clement, David Murphy,  Glen Grant, and yes, Gerry Samson owe the people of Cornwall some answers. Julie Johnston, a registered nurse […]

Julie Johnston RN Glen Stor Dun Lodge Steps Forward as Latest Cornwall Ontario Whistle Blower – Oct 17, 2014

Julie Johnston RN Glen Stor Dun Lodge Steps Forward as Latest Cornwall Ontario Whistle Blower – Oct 17, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – A new whistle blower has gone public.  RN Julie Johnston of Cornwall Ontario who works at Glen Stor Dun Lodge has submitted a letter which we have published unedited below. Ms Johnston is the nurse that  submitted 11 letters to council that never made their way directly; not once, but twice.   […]

Letter To the Editor on Why I Should Vote by Council Candidate Mike O’Neill

Letter To the Editor on Why I Should Vote by Council Candidate Mike O’Neill

Dear Editor, Why should I vote? I’m just one person and my vote won’t change a thing. The same people get elected by the same voters and nothing really ever changes. Even if new people get elected the results are still the same. I have heard this many times before and I`ve even thought that […]

Sifting Through the Misinformation About My Campaign & Platform by Jamie Gilcig

Sifting Through the Misinformation About My Campaign & Platform  by Jamie Gilcig

There’s a lot of misinformation out there regarding my campaign.  This has been one of the dirtiest elections that I’ve personally ever encountered. Sadly the media are playing a huge role in this as well favoring Mayor Kilger. The Seaway News has been on the attack since I’ve announced, and have not only not sent […]

Letter to the Editor by Bill Beattie – Harbour Divestiture in Cornwall = Land Give Away

Letter to the Editor by Bill Beattie  – Harbour Divestiture in Cornwall = Land Give Away

The ongoing behind closed doors Secret Negotiations with Akwesasne over our Port and Port Land is I believe nothing short of an engineered   sham a diversionary tactic by Mayor Kilger attempting to turn our focus away from the truth about the Trillium Tanks on our water front land. Was it Economic Development that dropped […]

Is Kilger Using City Resources To Game Campaign for Re-Election After Saturday City Release? CAG

Is Kilger Using City Resources To Game Campaign for Re-Election After Saturday City Release? CAG

CORNWALL Ontario – It’s very unusual for the city of Cornwall to issue a press release on a Saturday.   In the rare exceptions it usually has to do with an emergency of some sort, but yesterday the City released a statement repudiating the message from the Community Action Group which is allegedly focused on […]

Is Elaine MacDonald Using the Labour Council to Game the Election in Cornwall Ontario?

Is Elaine MacDonald Using the Labour Council to Game the Election in Cornwall Ontario?

CORNWALL Ontario – One of the reasons why I feel we need a stringent conflict of interest policy at City Hall in Cornwall is what I call the Elaine MacDonald factor. Ms MacDonald frankly is the most corrupt councilor we currently have.   She has long ago sold out her NDP principles in favor of […]

More Dirty Tricks in Cornwall Ontario as The Crown Refuses to Drop my Charges – Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig

More Dirty Tricks in Cornwall Ontario as The Crown Refuses to Drop my Charges – Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig

What a weird city I live in.  I’m witnessing a lot of hatred in Cornwall.  Most of it is on social media and some of it comes from the most surprising places. Most of it is based on gossip and lies too spread as only gossip seems to be spread Cornwall style. What those people […]

Development Fees & Having City Managers & Workers Incentives to Actually Live in Cornwall – Election Blog – Gilcig

Development Fees & Having City Managers & Workers Incentives to Actually Live in Cornwall – Election Blog – Gilcig

There’s a lot of talk about about Mayor Kilger’s plans for development fees.  These are fees that contractors have to pay for land development and use; usually in the industrial park.   Many communities have these, but as of now our city does not. This itself is an incentive to attract industry; but to date […]

Cornwall Ontario Glen Grant Allegedly Shoves Council Candidate Roland Besner at Seniors Campaign Event – Oct 8, 2014

Cornwall Ontario Glen Grant Allegedly Shoves Council Candidate Roland Besner at Seniors Campaign Event – Oct 8, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Councilor Glen Grant, running for re-election lost it at event speaking to seniors after the huge pay increases for council and the mayor.  Those raises were supported by Councilor Grant. Council candidate Greg Kielec who actually covered some of the scandals while working as a journalist at Le Journal de Cornwall; So […]

CFN By the Numbers – 74,350 Unique Visitors For September! Lucio Cheating Again?

CFN By the Numbers – 74,350 Unique Visitors For September!  Lucio Cheating Again?

CORNWALL Ontario – It’s time for our September 2014 Lihou Report; named after Seaway News Editor Todd Lihou, who raved about their numbers without really giving any numbers.    His narrative inspired this new name change in our numbers reporting as CFN has always tried to be upfront about the support we get from you; our amazing viewers! This month […]

Cornwall Chamber Forcing Candidates To Sign Facts Only Document Before Appearing at All Candidate Debate in Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall Chamber Forcing Candidates To Sign Facts Only Document Before Appearing at All Candidate Debate in Cornwall Ontario

CORNWALL Ontario – I’m facing a huge decision in this election.    The Chamber of Commerce, in spite of the letter from the Ontario Civil Liberties Association, is not backing down on its demands. For the first time it is forcing candidates to sign a document to participate in the All Candidates Televised Debate on […]