Yes, the Hospital Owes Us Answers – 2014 Election Blog Jamie Gilcig

Yes, the Hospital Owes Us Answers – 2014 Election Blog Jamie Gilcig

Council debated an injunction regarding the loss of Eorla lab positions at our hospital.   It’s an interesting debate; but sadly missing a key element and partner; and that’s the hospital itself. One of the things I’ve discovered is the thickness of layering of relationships politically in Cornwall.   It’s not healthy and leads to […]

 When will our provincial leaders respect principles of Democracy?  by Christopher Cameron LTE

 When will our provincial leaders respect principles of Democracy?  by Christopher Cameron LTE

  I am not sure if very many Canadians realize this; but “discrimination by language”, in our country is legal. Yes, you heard it.  LEGAL; as in guaranteed by the Charter of Rights. Under Equality Rights 15.(1) Every individual is equal before and under the law and has the right to the equal protection and […]

When Ignorance Rules the Day in Cornwall Ontario – Chamber Blocks Freedom of the Press by Jamie Gilcig

When Ignorance Rules the Day in Cornwall Ontario – Chamber Blocks Freedom of the Press by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – People like Kevin Hargreaves just don’t get it.  They don’t understand.  That’s fine if you’re an average Joe or Jane, but when you are President of  a Chamber of Commerce it’s quite another thing. My history with the Chamber has not been a pretty one.  As a new business we weren’t treated […]

Why is Tim Hudak Spanking Kathleen Wynne in the Polls by Jamie Gilcig

Why is Tim Hudak Spanking Kathleen Wynne in the Polls by Jamie Gilcig

CFN – Why is Ontario Preme Kathleen Wynne getting her ass handed to her by a boob?   Disconnect with the people of Ontario.   Cutting Clean Air for cars by $5?  Fail.   The Liberals chose to not distance themselves from Dalton McGuinty by choosing Ms Wynne instead of someone like Gerard Kennedy. That […]

EOHU Refuses to Comment on Forced Bilingual Protester Nurse Chris Cameron in Cornwall Ontario

EOHU Refuses to Comment on Forced Bilingual Protester Nurse Chris Cameron in Cornwall Ontario

CORNWALL Ontario – Nurse Christopher Cameron if anything is a very determined person.   He has been protesting in front of the Eastern Ontario Health Unit which allegedly only hires bilingual staff in spite of Ontario not being a bilingual province and the vast majority of the city being English speakers. When I attended to interview […]

SD&G Liberal Candidate Patronage Prince John Earle Falls to 3rd in 308.com Polling for Upcoming Ontario Election by Jamie Gilcig

SD&G Liberal Candidate Patronage Prince John Earle Falls to 3rd in 308.com Polling for Upcoming Ontario Election by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – According to threehundredeight.com  Liberal John Earle has fallen behind the NDP into third place.   The website run by Eric Grenier uses formulas that combine popular poll results. It shows that not only is current MPP Jim McDonell a shoe in to return to his seat; but that Liberal Grant Crack in […]

So What Does Don McCurdy of the Ontario Press Council Have Against Independent Media by Jamie Gilcig

So What Does Don McCurdy of the Ontario Press Council Have Against Independent Media by Jamie Gilcig

  CFN – That gentleman on the left is Don McCurdy.  He’s the Executive Director  over at the Ontario Press Council. My journey of journalism that now is in its sixth year has been an adventure.It really has. This year Don entered “my movie” although he was supposed to enter last year. During a council meeting […]

Howard Galganov Mulling Run as Conservative Independent in Ontario Election for SD&G

Howard Galganov Mulling Run as Conservative Independent in Ontario Election for  SD&G

CFN – Linguistic Political Activist Howard Galganov is rolling around the idea of running as an Independent Conservative in the upcoming June 12, Ontario election. The SD&G riding currently is held by PC incumbent Jim McDonell.   Liberal John Earle and his hair are running for the Liberals, while Elaine MacDonald will be stumping again […]

Will Glengarry Prescott Russell Crack? Hudak PC’s Holding Strong in Eastern Ontario

Will Glengarry Prescott Russell Crack?  Hudak PC’s Holding Strong in Eastern Ontario

CORNWALL Ontario – Glengarry Prescott Russell looks like it’s in play in the early days of the 2014 Ontario Provincial election according to a snapshot taken on Canada’s premier political blog, Éric Grenier’s  threehundredeight.com The snap shot shows the PC’s narrowly defeating Glengarry Prescott Russell  incumbent Liberal Grant Crack.  In Stormont Dundas & South Glengarry PC […]

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Ontario Election Candidates!  Check out our Election Ad Special and Reach Voters in Your Riding! CLICK FOR DETAILS!

CFN – Hey Ontario Provincial candidates!  You have less than two months to win your seat at Queen’s Park!    Find out what CFN can do to help you reach voters and compare our reach and value with where you’re thinking of advertising! If your riding is in one of the Ontario cities below you […]

Andie Sticks Tongue Out at Kathy as Timmy Spits from the Corner – Election Time in Ontario by Jamie Gilcig – May 2, 2014

Andie Sticks Tongue Out at Kathy as Timmy Spits from the Corner – Election Time in Ontario by Jamie Gilcig – May 2, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario –  Shock, gasp!  Andrea Horwath, NDP provincial leader will not support the Liberal budget of Kathleen Wynne! Ok, that was tongue in cheek.  It comes down to the formality of whether the preme pulls the trigger herself or allows debate on the budget before it falls at the hands of Andrea. This has […]

We the undersigned ask all levels of Government, & agencies Treat CFN fairly when it comes to spending our tax dollars on advertisements and public notices.

We the undersigned ask all levels of Government, & agencies Treat CFN fairly when it comes to spending our tax dollars on advertisements and public notices.

CORNWALL Ontario – This is going to be a very very scary exercise.    After two years of boycott from City Hall that has spread to other areas of government we are going to ask the public to support us by signing the petition below. When you create a petition there’s always the chance that […]

Why would Hugo Rodrigues of the Freeholder & CAJ Publish A Political Smear LTE by Jamie Gilcig

Why would Hugo Rodrigues of the Freeholder & CAJ Publish A Political Smear LTE by Jamie Gilcig

(Photo:Facebook) CORNWALL Ontario – Hugo Rodrigues is new to Cornwall; but he certainly isn’t new to journalism.  Besides now being the Editor in Chief of the oldest newspaper in Cornwall Mr. Rodrigues is the National President at the CAJ Canadian Association of Journalists. You would think that he, more than your average journo, would care more […]

$2M Found to Keep Kemptville Agricultural College Alive for Another Year!

$2M Found to Keep Kemptville Agricultural College Alive for Another Year!

CFN –  MPP Steve Clark attended the media event at the Kemptville Agricultural College where it was announced that $2M was found so that students could attend in the Fall and not have to be “farmed out” to distant parts of the province. With buzz that a Spring election is about to be called in […]

Is NDP Leader Andrea Horwath Ready to Roll With a Spring Election in Ontario? by Jamie Gilcig

Is NDP Leader Andrea Horwath Ready to Roll With a Spring Election in Ontario? by Jamie Gilcig

CFN – Spring election drums are beating much louder after the Easter break as the buzz is that NDP Leader Andrea Horwath will not support Liberal minority PM Kathleen Wynne’s budget. With potential scandal brewing again over erased hard disk drives and the clear challenge of facing the Hudak led Conservatives this may be the […]

Ontario Premier Jumps into the Mud with PC Leader Tim Hudak After Filing $2M Libel Suit by Jamie Gilcig

Ontario Premier Jumps into the Mud with PC Leader Tim Hudak After Filing $2M Libel Suit by Jamie Gilcig

CFN – While Tim Hudak will most likely not be remembered as a Premier of Ontario he will be known as a Liberal Killer.    While politics are partisan many truly don’t understand the camaraderie most politicians generally have with each other.  Their colours may be different, but they eat from the same plate; yours […]

Cornwall Community Hospital Release – Dump 4 Lab Jobs – Improve Service – Say What?

Cornwall Community Hospital Release – Dump 4 Lab Jobs – Improve Service – Say What?

CORNWALL Ontario –  After playing “funny beggars” last week when we asked CCH about the closed lab they issued a release this afternoon.   The Eastern Ontario Regional Laboratory Association (EORLA) has taken measures to broaden and enhance the pathology service at its laboratory within the Cornwall Community Hospital (CCH). The technical elements of the […]