August 5, 2022 – Canada Day had come and gone . Some seniors were talking about the ‘old days’, many moons ago when the fathers would bring the fireworks to the curb outside their homes and light them up. All down the street were big blasts of colour as the fireworks hit the air. Some… Continue reading Seniors Situation Room – By Dawn Ford – Has it really been ten years?
Yes kiddies, that’s where we’re heading. Reading and watching partisan media wogs has been a lot of fun as the leadership evolves. Justin doesn’t seem to be bothered. He just left to Costa Rica for a vacation which is not a politically astute move. Lord knows everyone needs a vacation, but surely a Staycation would’ve… Continue reading Can Pierre Poilievre Beat Justin Trudeau in the Next Canadian Election? By Jamie Gilcig
July 27, 2022 – One of the biggest things the Covid-19 Pandemic has done is show how truly weak and messed up our healthcare system is. This isn’t something that can easily be fixed. Money alone will not solve the issues which impact different provinces differently depending on their systems. In Cornwall, the city just… Continue reading As Ontario’s Healthcare System Crumbles It’s Time to Think Outside of the Box. Tax Free Crisis Shifts. By Jamie Gilcig #ohip #medicare #onpoli #cdnpoli
CORNWALL ONTARIO – Drivers are fuming. After an early morning tweet and release about a tragic fatality blocking up the 401 Eastbound, nearly 10 hours later the public still has no real updates. “Members of the Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are investigating a fatal collision involving two… Continue reading Drivers Upset at OPP – Don’t Update Info on 401 Fatality 3:28PM JULY 26, 2022
JULY 26, 2022 – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has charged a former Rockland business owner following a lengthy investigation into multiple allegations of financial wrongdoing. In August 2016, members of the OPP Russell County Detachment Crime Unit and the Anti-Rackets Branch – Economic Crime and Corruption Unit – Ottawa began investigating allegations of criminal… Continue reading OPP Charge STEPHANE LANGLOIS of Rockland ON Financial Wrongdoing.
July 13, 2022 – As I sit here pondering whether the Habs under new GM Kent Hughes are doing well or not I’m mulling over their core. Clearly the Habs are not addressing the very real factor that the team needs a few francophone players in their core. Right now there seems a huge opportunity… Continue reading Looking @ the Habs the Morning of Free Agency 2022. By Jamie Gilcig HOCKEY CRUNCH Have They Moved Forward?
JUNE 17, 2022 – June Is Senior’s Month in some Canadian Provinces including Ontario. A big thank you to all our wonderful seniors in Cornwall who donate their time in various ways to help others in our community. Kudos. From the 1956 movie Carousel, the song by Rogers and Hammerstein, “June is Bustin’ Out All… Continue reading Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford JUNE is Seniors Month!
June 17, 2022 – For those on fixed incomes, or lower incomes, or working class incomes, or middle class incomes, the announcement by Liberal Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland is a slap to the face. Many of its facets are not new, but already in her last budgets. Many of the facets are promises down the… Continue reading Freeland Stiffs Canadians with New Inflationary Action Announcement. #cdnpoli By Jamie Gilcig
JUNE 15, 2022 – The present Minister of Foreign Affairs, Melanie Joly, needs to learn when to be quiet. It is enough that a bureaucrat in her department attended a Russian Embassy reception when Canada is supporting Ukraine against the Russian invasion. But to keep insisting the buck stops with her and she didn’t know… Continue reading Melanie Joly Digs a Deeper Hole over Russia Mess VIEW FROM THE HILL by KEITH BEARDSLEY
JUNE 13, 2022 – Here we go again, teams of partisans backing various candidates shouting out their membership numbers in the Conservative Leadership race. While we all know this is a fool’s game, those partisans buried in their bunkers think this is important and in effect are shouting out “look at me, aren’t we great”.… Continue reading Conservative Leadership New Membership Number Shell Game can Backfire VIEW FROM THE HILL by Keith Beardsley
JUNE 13, 2022 – Patrick Brown’s comment that he wouldn’t run for the Conservatives if Poilievre was the leader was quite frankly dumb. From a strategic viewpoint he gains nothing,first round but loses a lot. He comes across as a bit of a sore loser and he hasn’t even lost yet. Maybe he forgot that… Continue reading Patrick Brown Comment Highlights US Shift in Canadian Politics During Conservative Leadership Race. VIEW FROM THE HILL by Keith Beardsley
MAY 27, 2022 – The Stormont Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has charged two individuals following a fraud investigation. On May 25, 2022 an officer received a fraud complaint from a local residence. A presumed bailiff had contacted the victim and claimed that a relative was involved in a… Continue reading Bailiff Scam Sees Two Montreal Men Charged With Fraud in SD&G.
May 26, 2022 – This is a time to watch for animals and children left in hot cars. Some people think that it is safe with the windows open, even a bit but only more hot air is going in. There is a lot of info about this problem on the internet. If you see… Continue reading Seniors Situation Room. By Dawn Ford. Don’t Leave Pets & Kids in Cars in the Heat.
WARRANT Cornwall, ON – Gabriel Yeboah, 27, of Caledon, Ontario, was arrested on May 20th, 2022, on an outstanding warrant. It is alleged that on April 13th, 2022, the man was scheduled to attend for fingerprints, failed to do so, and a warrant was issued. On May 20th, 2022, the man attended Police Headquarters to… Continue reading Busy Weekend of Crime in Cornwall Ontario POLICE BLOTTER – May 26, 2022
May 21, 2022 – Cornwall is starting to reel at the loss of a critical health service. The McConnell walk in clinic, situated right next to the hospital, is shutting down leaving thousands of area residents at a loss for healthcare and surely what will add more pressure to hospital emergency services. Cornwall, a failing… Continue reading McConnell Walk in Clinic CLOSING in Cornwall Highlights Community Health Care Failure in Crisis. By Jamie Gilcig
May 20, 2022 – It’s amazing how some people try to be things they are not. The truly best poutine on the planet is in Quebec. It’s an institution in the province, and while the dish is greatly copied and improvised in many places, if you truly want great poutine you have to go to… Continue reading Cornwall Ontario Does Not Have Great Poutine. By Jamie Gilcig
May 17, 2022 – I was tweeting today that there were more of we media and pundits watching the leadership debate last night than viewers. Ol Steve Paikin & the incredibly hot Althia Raj moderated a motley mess which showed how truly putrid our leadership is across the board, and asks the question why can’t… Continue reading Did You Watch the Ontario Leaders Debate? Did You Know There’s an Election? By Jamie Gilcig
May 15, 2022 – For Leaf nation it’s essentially like living in the movie Ground Hog Day. A really good team racking up the points during the regular season and failing for the sixth year in a row to move forward. Frankly Leaf fans deserve better. Connor McDavid put on a show leading his team… Continue reading HOCKEY CRUNCH – Leafs Choke Again in Game 7 – Tampa Moves to Second Round. By Jamie Gilcig