Changing Our Culture & 3 Political Events Saturday – Election Blog by Jamie Gilcig

Changing Our Culture & 3 Political Events Saturday – Election Blog by Jamie Gilcig

Saturday was an interesting day politically here in Cornwall Ontario.   As I stated at the bottom of my election banner on the left,  I feel we have to change the culture of our city. Yesterday three political events took place. First was the Provincial Liberal leadership nomination which was essentially a clique love in. […]

Next Ontario Election Andrea Horwath’s to Lose by Jamie Gilcig April 4, 2014

Next Ontario Election Andrea Horwath’s to Lose by Jamie Gilcig April 4, 2014

CFN – There’s a good chance, the best ever actually; that within six months Andrea Horwath will be addressed as The Premier of Ontario. Her future is in her own hands.  The scandals plaguing the McGuinty/Wynne government and the lack of leadership of Tim Hudak are her perfect storm. Can she really afford to prop […]

Premier Kathleen Wynne Gets Jiggy With PC Leader Tim Hudak Over HDrives! by Jamie Gilcig – March 30, 2014

Premier Kathleen Wynne Gets Jiggy With PC Leader Tim Hudak Over HDrives! by Jamie Gilcig – March 30, 2014

CFN – Tim Hudak is the focus of a letter released by Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne. The Preme is upset at statements made by the PC Leader who has otherwise been keeping a pretty low profile. Quiet so far on this battle as the drums of a Spring election beat louder is NDP leader Andrea […]

SD&G Liberals Scraping Bottom for John Earle Nomination as Election Drums Beat Louder by Jamie Gilcig

SD&G Liberals Scraping Bottom for John Earle Nomination as Election Drums Beat Louder by Jamie Gilcig

CFN – Has SD&G Provincial Nomination seeker John Earle ever had an adult job that wasn’t patronage tinged?   Does this make him the perfect candidate to run for Wynne Government against incumbent MPP Jim McDonell? Mr. Earle, is recently re-married to new wife Alyssa Blais who herself is no stranger to patronage appointments.  She’s […]

Will Wynne McGuinty Scandal Trigger Spring Election in Ontario ? Letter from NDP Leader Andrea Horwath – March 27, 2014

Will Wynne McGuinty Scandal Trigger Spring Election in Ontario ?    Letter from NDP Leader Andrea Horwath – March 27, 2014

Premier Kathleen Wynne Room 281 Legislative Building Queen’s Park Toronto, ON M7A 1A1 Dear Premier, I wrote to you recently expressing my concern about the reckless waste of tax dollars by your government, and your ongoing attempts to make middle class families foot the bill for Liberal indiscretions.   Now, the people of this province […]

Walsh Pressure Cleaning Responds To Calls From Boycotters of CFN – March 26, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – As many of our loyal viewers and subscribers know CFN has been the victim of a conspiratorial boycott that leads all the way, as many believe, to Queen’s Park and the Wynne Government? In many ways it’s worse than the Rob Ford boycott of the Toronto Star; but we have our occasional […]

MPP Steve Clark MPP Grant Crack & Minister Brad Duguid Visit Kemptville Agriculture College for Review – March 26, 2014

MPP Steve Clark MPP Grant Crack & Minister Brad Duguid Visit Kemptville Agriculture College for Review – March 26, 2014

CFN – It’s odd how politics and politicians work?  Tuesday a group including MPP Steve Clark from Leeds-Grenville, MPP Grant Crack and Minister Brad Duguid attended Kemptville to review the facility, after, it was announced to be closed. With a solution in place for the Francophone Alfred Campus MPP Clark has led a group to […]

Wynne Government Blinks – Kemptville Ag College May Fall Under St.Lawrence & Algonquin Colleges

Wynne Government Blinks – Kemptville Ag College May Fall Under St.Lawrence & Algonquin Colleges

CFN – The Kemptville Agricultural program has a glimmer of hope.  Today, after much community pressure; especially from Conservative members in the region the Wynne government blinked and Minister Brad Duguid issued the following statement late Friday.   I am pleased to hear that St. Lawrence College and Algonquin College have responded to my request […]

Letter to the Editor – Eric Little of Ottawa Ontario on Linguistic Administration Costs

Letter to the Editor – Eric Little of Ottawa Ontario on Linguistic Administration Costs

With health care in Ontario taking about half of the annual budget and rising, have you wondered how much administration cost there is, even before the hospital’s share? Is that an area to review for savings?   We see much dedication and administration expense towards the promotion of French through doubling of services, and as […]

Ontario Writes Cheque to Fix Cracks in Cornwall Infrastructure – March 13, 2014

Ontario Writes Cheque to Fix Cracks in Cornwall Infrastructure – March 13, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Nearby Prescott Russell MPP Grant Crack rode shotgun with a few ministers of the Wynne Government as they brought a few bags of money to Cornwall to help with our failing infrastructure and flooding issues. In particular  the reconstruction of sewers on Eleventh, Grand and Miron, and redirection of sanitary flow to another […]

Premier Wynne to Let them Eat Cheese as Ag Schools Close in Eastern Ontario by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – Is Premier Kathleen Wynne playing hide the Canoli with Education dollars?  The part time Agricultural Minister saw the shut down of two Farming programs as the University of Guelph shut down The Kemptville Agricultural College and Francophone Alfred Campus. While there is some partisan points being scored by such Conservatives as our […]

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It’s that time for another Beat the Clock Special on CFN!  Today’s deal is special geared for Ontario Municipal Candidates, but not exclusive to!  Great for Business, Charities, and Organizations as well! It’s  only $399 +HST, but you have to buy before Tuesday March 3, 2014 at noon! What you get! 1 Sky scraper banner […]

Winchester Hospital CEO Cholly Boland Responds to MPP Jim McDonell Press Release on Bed Closures – Feb 27, 2014

Winchester Hospital CEO Cholly Boland Responds to MPP Jim McDonell Press Release on Bed Closures – Feb 27, 2014

CFN –  Mixed communications coming in regarding some bed closures at the Winchester District Memorial Hospital. PC MPP Jim McDonell sent out the following press release: Winchester District Memorial Hospital announced the permanent closure of 14 beds earlier today, which equates to more than 22% of their total capacity. MPP Jim McDonell is concerned with […]

11th Councilor – Is Bob Peters Going to Get Mark Boileau’s Job for Rigging the Chem Tanks on Cornwall’s Waterfront?

11th Councilor – Is Bob Peters Going to Get Mark Boileau’s Job for Rigging the Chem Tanks on Cornwall’s Waterfront?

CORNWALL Ontario – The buzz around City Hall via the Chem Tanks is that shortly Economic Development head Mark Boileau will be shifted out into Stephen Alexander’s gig, and that Bob “Vienna Sausage” Peters will take over the department. Now of course this is rumour and speculation; but it sadly is almost believable based on […]

11th Councilor – A Wake Outside of the Chem Tanks in Cornwall Ontario – Press Conference at City Hall 2 PM Thursday Feb 20, 2014

11th Councilor – A Wake Outside of the Chem Tanks in Cornwall Ontario – Press Conference at City Hall 2 PM Thursday Feb 20, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Humility can be a great lesson.   What we are learning today as Transport Canada and the Federal government allowed Trillium Distribution Cornwall Inc. to pour concrete and finish their Chemical tanks on our waterfront is that when you don’t work together you lose. In this case our community loses.   It’s […]

Del Jones to Take Run for Provincial Liberal Nom in SD&SG Ontario – Feb 16, 2014

Del Jones to Take Run for Provincial Liberal Nom in SD&SG Ontario – Feb 16, 2014

CFN – Del Jones announced today that he intends to seek the provincial Liberal nomination for Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry. “This is a critical time in the history of our province and I believe that I can make a difference”, he said. “I have the experience, skills and ability to get things done that will ensure my […]

Mark A MacDonald Calls a Municipal Election Meeting in Cornwall Ontario – CLICK FOR DETAILS

Mark A MacDonald Calls a Municipal Election Meeting in Cornwall Ontario – CLICK FOR DETAILS

MUNICIPAL ELECTION MEETING Who — Mark A. MacDonald What — I will be hosting a meeting for future municipal candidates and those that are thinking of entering the municipal race.  Advertisements with details will appear in local media next week. Where — Air Force Wing in Cornwall. When — Thursday, February 20th, from 5:00 pm till 7:00 […]