Will You Donate to the Elect Gilcig Campaign & Be a Part of Positive Change? CLICK FOR DETAILS

Will You Donate to the Elect Gilcig Campaign & Be a Part of Positive Change?  CLICK FOR DETAILS

It’s time for change in Cornwall; but it’s going to take your support to help make that happen! On October 27th you will vote and make that change; but until then we have to get the word out. With some local media refusing to sell my campaign ads or treat us fairly we have to […]

Cornwall Mayoral Debate focusing on health and wellness to be held in Cornwall on October 9th from 6-8pm

Cornwall Mayoral Debate focusing on health and wellness to be held in Cornwall on October 9th from 6-8pm

CFN –  The Social Development Council of Cornwall and Area’s and the Seaway Valley Community Health Centre are excited to announce a mayoral candidates debate on the topic of Health and Wellness in Cornwall on the evening of October 9th , 2014 from 6-8pm at Seaway Valley Community Health Centre at 353 Pitt Street, Cornwall, […]

Dear Bob Kilger – I Challenge You to a Fair Debate – The Voters Deserve Answers by Jamie Gilcig

Dear Bob Kilger – I Challenge You to a Fair Debate – The Voters Deserve Answers by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario –  Bob it’s time to stop hiding. Like here and here and here where I served you with our lawsuit about you having me removed from council because you didn’t like my t shirt. and here. It’s time to stop turning your back. The people of Cornwall deserve a fair debate. They deserve […]

Seaway News Editor Todd Lihou Jokes & Snubs Francophone All Candidates Election

Seaway News Editor Todd Lihou Jokes & Snubs Francophone All Candidates Election

CORNWALL Ontario – Cornwall has a vibrant Francophone community which at one point was the largest in the city.     Every election they host an All Candidates event and this election was no exception with the fund raiser held at the Knights of Columbus. Many of the candidates didn’t appear.  Missing was Brock Frost […]

Alleged Fraudster Gilles Latour First Court Date Today in Cornwall Ontario – Sept 30, 2014

Alleged Fraudster Gilles Latour First Court Date Today in Cornwall Ontario – Sept 30, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Former Team Cornwall President and Kilger bagman Gilles Latour of Latour Wealth Management is scheduled to have a court appearance in relation to his arrest on charges resulting after a five month investigation. It’s expected that he will enter an innocent plea. There also have been allegations and potential claims against Mr. […]

Letter to the Editor – Jack White on Council Raises in Cornwall Ontario

Letter to the Editor – Jack White on Council Raises in Cornwall Ontario

Dear Editor We have to thank MR.’s Kilger, Carr, Gardiner, Grant, and MacDonald, for taking that very difficult decision to vote to increase the Mayor’s and Councillors’ salaries by up to 40%, in order to attract more qualified candidates.  However, now that we have attracted these more qualified candidates they certainly are not demonstrating much […]

Is the Fix in for the 2014 Cornwall Ontario Municipal Election? Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig

Is the Fix in for the 2014 Cornwall Ontario Municipal Election? Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig

As I sit here on September 29th I’m gazing back at the bigger picture of what’s going on here in Cornwall.   It’s election time.  I know we’re covering it as much as we can on CFN; and people are hungry for information as our traffic is going through the roof; but reading the Standard […]

Beat the Clock 2014 Municipal Ad Deal for The Cornwall Free News & South Stormont News

Beat the Clock 2014 Municipal Ad Deal for The Cornwall Free News & South Stormont News

There are 28 days left to advertise for the 2014 Ontario Municipal Election and CFN has some insane deals! We like to keep our numbers real. No confusing per per impression jazz here. Your 300×250 pixel ad banner for only $29.95 per week! * You have until Wednesday September 30th at noon to get that […]

Letter to the Editor – Harry Valentine Focuses on Energy For Cornwall & South Stormont Future Growth

Letter to the Editor – Harry Valentine Focuses on Energy For Cornwall & South Stormont Future Growth

A looming municipal election provides opportunity to raise some issues relevant to South Stormont’s future economy. The newly designated industrial area between Hwy 401 and the CN Rail line, to the east of Moulinette Road has the advantage of being in close proximity to main power transmission lines, a natural gas pipeline, an oil pipeline, […]

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Jamie Gilcig

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Jamie Gilcig

CFN-   We are asking all candidates to fill out our mini survey so the public can get to know them better.  We are posting them as they arrive in chronological order. Up next is Jamie Gilcig who is running for mayor of Cornwall. 1) Who are you?  I’ve lived in Cornwall since 2004.   I love […]

Agape Food Bank & Thrift Store Director’s Hubby Opens Collectable Store in Cornwall Ontario

Agape Food Bank & Thrift Store Director’s Hubby Opens Collectable Store in Cornwall Ontario

CORNWALL Ontario – SD&G failed Liberal candidate John Earle has opened a shop as his wifey, Alyssa Blais makes her first run for City Council. Ms Blais is the director of the Agape Centre.  The biggest earner of revenue for Agape is it’s thrift shop.  It’s also their largest expense for staff other than management […]

Kilger Campaign Manager & Chair of Cornwall Police Board, Pat Finucan Thinks My Wrongful Arrest Is Funny by Jamie Gilcig

Kilger Campaign Manager & Chair of Cornwall Police Board, Pat Finucan Thinks My Wrongful Arrest Is Funny by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – I was at Riverdale Terrace for the first time tonight.    Stunning facility for those to retire to; but it was former St. Lawrence College Dean, failed Provincial Liberal nomination candidate,  and Kilger campaign manager Pat Finucan that marred the evening. It was stunning and shocking.  Sadly it was no surprise.  Mr. […]

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Gary Samler

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Gary Samler

CFN-   We are asking all candidates to fill out our mini survey so the public can get to know them better.  We are posting them as they arrive in chronological order. Up next is Gary W. Samler for his second attempt at gaining a seat at the council table. 1) Who are you? I was […]

Elections and The Vote 2014 – Skeletons in the Closets & Why Voting Is Important! by Garden Girl – Sept 24, 2014

Elections and The Vote 2014 – Skeletons in the Closets & Why Voting Is Important!  by Garden Girl – Sept 24, 2014

    CFN – Indeed, history is being written. Skeletons are coming out of all the closets. We have deputy mayors running into restaurants and taking stacks of papers while huffing out the door. What is so threatening about locals writing about local events? If you wanted history to record you better, you should have […]

Cornwall Chamber of Commerce Prez Kevin Hargreaves (Kelsey’s) Sent Letter by OCLA Over Canadian Charter Issue for All Candidate Debate

Cornwall Chamber of Commerce Prez Kevin Hargreaves (Kelsey’s) Sent Letter by   OCLA Over Canadian Charter Issue for All Candidate Debate

CORNWALL Ontario – Cornwall can at times seem like a place that never connected to the rest of the world and where rules and customs followed elsewhere don’t seem to matter? As a matter of fact when some of the residents in power are confronted or asked a question the responses  tend to turn ugly […]

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Justin Towndale

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Justin Towndale

CFN-   We are asking all candidates to fill out our mini survey so the public can get to know them better.  We are posting them as they arrive in chronological order.   Up is rookie council candidate Justin Towndale. 1. Who are you?   I’m 31 years old, born in Toronto, but raised in Cornwall. I grew up […]

Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig – Mayor – Cornwall Ontario – Converting Our Library Into An Arts Centre

Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig – Mayor – Cornwall Ontario – Converting Our Library Into An Arts Centre

The Arts are something we roll out every election in Cornwall.   These last few years have seen them politicized with Elaine MacDonald bullying her way through them with the use of a few Trillium grants. Currently Cornwall subsidizes the Aultsville Theatre and has subsidized our local art gallery; both essentially returning less value to […]