So I was at the G20 Rally…Why I’m so proud to be a Canadian today! Editorial by Jamie Gilcig – Cornwall Ontario – June 27, 2010 VIDEO

Cornwall ON – I love Canada.  I love being Canadian.   Yesterday was an historic day in our country.   I know many of you have seen titillating images of a burning police car or two, and some broken windows, but standing in the midst of the 20,000 + people attending the rally in Queens Park […]

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – It Adds Up! – Cornwall Ontario – June 22, 2010

North Americans use over three million miles of it annually…what is it?? Cornwall ON – Dental floss! According to information read in an online Plastics and Resins report, North Americans use over 3 million miles of dental floss annually.  Dental floss is made principally from nylon; a synthetic product that is derived from petroleum products. […]

Melanie and the General Electryk Play The Cornwall Farmer’s Market in George Assaly Lane – Saturday June 19, 2010

Cornwall ON – Tomorrow Melanie & the General Electryk will be playing the Cornwall Farmer’s Market in George Assaly Lane in Downtown Cornwall Ontario at 11AM!  It’s a rain date, and tomorrow will be the first rain free day of the Spring for Cornwall’s Cultural hot spot. Music, amazing food, some of the best coffee […]

CCRI Gets $46,900 Community Go Green Fund Grant! Jim Brownell makes presentation! – June 18, 2010

MPP Jim Brownell (centre) congratulates CCRI Secretary-Treasurer Elaine Kennedy (left) and Vice-Chair Patrick Finucan (right) on their success. Cornwall Residents Will Become A Driving Force Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Carbon Reduction Initiative (CCRI) is launching a new project, with the help of a new $46,900 grant from the Community Go Green Fund. Jim Brownell, MPP […]

Komorowski’s Korner – Sudbury Electric Makes Electric Storage Heaters Make Sense – Cornwall – June 16, 2010

Electric Storage Heaters Come to Sudbury by Richard Komorowski Cornwall ON – Most of Ontario, with the notable exception of Cornwall, will be using Smart Meters by the end of this year. The reason given for the conversion to Smart Meters is to balance the electric load on the Ontario grid and generating facilities. If […]

Cornwall Ontario’s Newest City Council Contender Announced – Jason Setnyk Wants Your Vote! June 15, 2010

Cornwall ON – This is going to be a true test of Social Networking.    Local School teacher, poet, photographer, musician, writer, and political activist Jason Setnyk has announced his candidacy for City Council on Cornwall Ontario today. He’s using Facebook as a tool in his campaign as well as tried and true methods like […]

Communities In Bloom Judges to visit Cornwall Ontario – July 19–21

Communities In Bloom Judges to visit Cornwall July 19–21 Cornwall ON – It’s time to prepare our community for the arrival of the Communities in Bloom Judges once again! Cornwall will be participating for the second year in the Communities in Bloom Provincial edition. Judges are set to arrive in Cornwall from July 19th through […]

Don’t Boycott BP – Buy BP – Evolution, not Revolution – Editorial by Jamie Gilcig – Cornwall Ontario – June 14, 2010

Cornwall ON – Boycott BP is the buzz word on Facebook and across many minds as the flow of oil continues and the impact on the US coastline is starting to increase. I spoke at a rally this weekend and what I said is that we need an “Evolution, not Revolution.”   I think that […]

Protest BP Rally Saturday June 12 – 2 PM, Big Oil, Government, Your Voice, Accountability and you. EDITORIAL by Jamie Gilcig – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – There’s a lot of spin right now and it’s as choppy as the waves bringing that BP oil to American and possibly Canadian shores. BP is spending a lot of money maneurvering search engines and media as they try and spin the story to minimize the impact on the company and its […]

Marina Restinetti’s THE VAGINA HOUR premieres tonight (7PM EST) on with special guest Jodie Emery ! Cornwall Ontario – June 8, 2010

Cornwall ON – Click the pics to listen to the Premiere Episode of Marina Restinetti’s The Vagina Hour which debuts tonight Tuesday June 8th at 7 PM. Marina’s first guest will be Jodie Emery, political activist, BC Provincial Green Candidate,and wife of Extradited Marijuana Activist Marc Emery.  You won’t want to miss this! The Vagina […]

Shell Closing Montreal Oil Refinery – Big hit for Canadian jobs and capacity – Cornwall Ontario – June 8, 2010

Cornwall ON – Jobs and refining capacity are about to drop in Canada as Shell has decided to close its refinery in Montreal’s East End. LINK The company announced plans in January to close the refinery after unsuccessfully trying to find a buyers for six months last year. Since February, a special committee led by […]

Komorowski’s Korner – No Adverse Health Effect from Wind Turbines – June 5, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

No Adverse Health Effect from Wind Turbines by Richard Komorowski Cornwall ON – The scientific evidence does not demonstrate any direct causal link between wind turbine noise and adverse health effects, according to a new report from Dr. Arlene King, Ontario’s Chief Medical Officer of Health. The report, published today, was prepared by Dr. King, […]