Cross Border Shopping Blues for Upstate NY Self Inflicted. By Jamie Gilcig 112719

Cross Border Shopping Blues for Upstate NY Self Inflicted.  By Jamie Gilcig 112719

Growing up in Montreal in the 70’s led me, as well as thousands of my fellow near border Canadians to spending time in Upstate NY. My dad being my dad we ended up owning a few houses, and after having breakfast in a “joint” called Ma Coakley’s kitchen. After eating breakfast there one Saturday morning […]

SD&G #OPP Report 2 Sudden Death’s Over Weekend. Round Up for Nov 25, 2019

SD&G #OPP Report 2 Sudden Death’s Over Weekend.  Round Up for Nov 25, 2019

SD&G OPP NEWS (STORMONT DUNDAS & GLENGARRY, ON) – The SD&G Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are investigating several incidents after responding to 168 calls for service from Friday November 22, 2019 to Monday November 25, 2019. Among these occurrences, SD&G OPP responded to: –             18 motor vehicle collisions –             13 calls for Police assistance […]

#OPP Report 20 Year Old Ottawa Man Found Dead in St. Lawrence River Near Morrisburg 112519

#OPP Report 20 Year Old Ottawa Man Found Dead in St. Lawrence River Near Morrisburg 112519

SD&G OPP INVESTIGATING DEATH (SOUTH DUNDAS, ON) On November 23, 2019, shortly before 1:00 p.m., officers from the Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a body being located in the St.Lawrence River by scuba divers. SD&G OPP responded to the Gallop Canal Iroquois Marina to investigate. The OPP Underwater […]

Another LOCKDOWN @ CCVS in Cornwall FRIDAY November 22, 2019 #CPS

Another LOCKDOWN @ CCVS in Cornwall FRIDAY November 22, 2019 #CPS

Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Police Service (CPS) is currently conducting an investigation at Cornwall Collegiate and Vocational School (CCVS), located at 437 Sydney Street. The school is currently under lockdown and police officers are on scene conducting the investigation. At this time, we are asking parents and students to not attend the school and […]

Scotia Bank Call Centre Folds More Job Decay in Cornwall Ontario. By Jamie Gilcig 112219

Scotia Bank Call Centre Folds More Job Decay in Cornwall Ontario. By Jamie Gilcig 112219

Scores, Lowe’s, and now the Scotia Bank call centre. It’s becoming clear that Cornwall Ontario simply isn’t a place to succeed in business. Normally closures come after Christmas, but there are starting to flood before. A weak employee pool, corrupt and incompetent City Hall, scandals, high electrical rates, and runaway taxes simply are not good […]

#OPP ID Mallorytown Family That Died in October 112219

#OPP ID Mallorytown Family That Died in October 112219

-UPDATE #1- OPP INVESTIGATING MULTIPLE DEATHS NEAR MALLORYTOWN Names released (LEEDS, ON) – Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and the Office of the Chief Coroner (OCC) are investigating the death of people who were located at a home in Front of Yonge Township on October 11, 2019. The deceased have now been confirmed to […]

#OPP Issue PURPLE FENTANYL & Meth Alert for the HAWKESBURY Region 112119

#OPP Issue PURPLE FENTANYL & Meth Alert for the HAWKESBURY Region 112119

HAWKESBURY OPP WARNS OF DANGEROUS DRUGS IN THE AREA (HAWKESBURY, ON) – The Hawkesbury Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is warning the public after two recent seizures of dangerous opioids in the Hawkesbury area. Suspected purple fentanyl and crystal meth were seized along with paraphernalia. Access to extremely dangerous opioids is not limited to […]

We Get Letters – Stephen Czajko – Another Business Closing in Cornwall 112119

We Get Letters – Stephen Czajko – Another Business Closing in Cornwall 112119

Another Business Closing : It’s sad, another loss for workers and bigger unemployment lines. In parallel, Cornwall at least on paper gets another black eye. Perception all around will be that Cornwall cannot keep business afloat. Most of us suspect though that two (2) big box hardware stores in Cornwall was ill conceived at the […]

Cornwall Mayor Clement Hugs Disgraced Educator John McMartin Who Was Charged w Child Sex Assault 111919

Cornwall Mayor Clement Hugs Disgraced Educator John McMartin Who Was Charged w Child Sex Assault 111919

This council reflects our mayor perfectly. Sloppy, unthinking, feebly emotional, and all veneer with little to no substance, leadership, or remote understanding of her and their roles on council. It just goes to show that if you sell your soul to Labour and agree to rubber stamp their demands you too can have a lovely […]

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford Snow, War Amps & Kenny Rogers in Cornwall 111919

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford  Snow, War Amps & Kenny Rogers in Cornwall 111919

On Nov. 11th we had a big snow fall. Luckily it held off until the Remembrance Day ceremonies were over. I had this vague memory of being there as a kid with my class from Central Public. I talked to some seniors and they were talking about the days when they used to go to […]

Food Recall Warning – Farm Boy brand cheese balls recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes 111819

Food Recall Warning – Farm Boy brand cheese balls recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes 111819

Recall date:November 17, 2019Reason for recall:Microbiological – ListeriaHazard classification:Class 1Company / Firm:Farm BoyDistribution:OntarioExtent of the distribution:Retail Recall details Ottawa, November 17, 2019 – Farm Boy is recalling Farm Boy brand cheese balls from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below. Recalled product Brand Product Size UPC Codes […]

Drug Warrant Yields Less Than $4K in Drugs in Cornwall Ontario POLICE BLOTTER #CPS 111519

Drug Warrant Yields Less Than $4K in Drugs in Cornwall Ontario POLICE BLOTTER #CPS 111519

WARRANT Cornwall, ON – William Stacey, 36, of Akwesasne was arrested on November 14th, 2019 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged on September 22nd, 2019, the man was operating a motor vehicle in a dangerous manner in the area of the port of entry. Police were contacted and a warrant was subsequently […]

Brownell Charged Again & Indecent Act in Cornwall Ontario POLICE BLOTTER 111419

Brownell Charged Again & Indecent Act in Cornwall Ontario POLICE BLOTTER 111419

Request for Public Assistant – Indecent Act Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Police Service (CPS) is looking to identify the individuals pictured below in relation to an indecent act. Police are investigating an incident where the man pictured below had exposed himself in public while at a Second Street business on the evening of October […]

We get Letters – RE Confused Cornwall Naturopathic Funding by PAC & City Council 111419

We get Letters – RE Confused Cornwall Naturopathic Funding by PAC & City Council 111419

From a CFN viewer: Here’s my understanding of Heart of the City protocol: 1.       It is always best if you actually own real property before applying; 2.       You then apply for funding (new roof, new doors, new windows, a sign, etc) 3.       You submit application; 4.       Approved….YEAH!!!! 5.       City registers a LIEN on title that EVERYBODY CAN SEE!!!!! YEAH! 6.       Once time line […]