View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – The Silly Season Attack Ads, Fake News & More are Upon Us 091019

View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – The Silly Season Attack Ads, Fake News & More are Upon Us 091019

The silly season has arrived. Normally I would reserve that for the so called “news reports” we receive over the summer, but there is an election on October 19th. Party war rooms are already hard at work, with coffee drenched staffers pouring out hundreds of Twitter tweets, smack downs and stupid comments daily. Gone are […]

Cat Hating Mayor Bernadette Clement & Council Vote Against Backyard Wood Fire Pits in Cornwall. By Jamie Gilcig 091019

Cat Hating Mayor Bernadette Clement & Council Vote Against Backyard Wood Fire Pits in Cornwall. By Jamie Gilcig 091019

Thee’s nothing like the crackle of real wood in a chimenea or wood pit. With no real cultural activity in the city other than cover bands and drag nights, weekend fires are a chance for friends and family to enjoy some time together. Some of the best nights I’ve had in this city were around […]

Man Charged After Pointing Pellet Gun @ Delivery Person in Cornwall POLICE BLOTTER 090919 #CPS

Man Charged After Pointing Pellet Gun @ Delivery Person in Cornwall POLICE BLOTTER 090919 #CPS

POSSESSION OF A WEAPON FOR A DANGEROUS PURPOSE, PERSONATION TO AVOID ARREST, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Marcus Vezina, 28, of Cornwall was arrested on September 6th, 2019 and charged with possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, as well as personation to avoid arrest. He was also charged with breach of recognizance for failing […]

Sunday Bus Debate in Cornwall Ontario – Here are 2 Solutions. By Jamie Gilcig 090619 #cwlpoli

Sunday Bus Debate in Cornwall Ontario – Here are 2 Solutions.  By Jamie Gilcig 090619 #cwlpoli

When I ran for mayor of this odd city one of my platform concepts was to create free busing in the city, seven days per week. The idea was to create a three year pilot project and shake down the province and the Feds. From the numbers I’d crunched it was clear that the status […]

Multiple Shoplifting Charges in Cornwall Ontario POLICE BLOTTER #CPS 090519

Multiple Shoplifting Charges in Cornwall Ontario POLICE BLOTTER #CPS 090519

SHOPLIFTING, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Marc Pharand, 28, of Cornwall was arrested on September 4th, 2019 and charged with theft under $5000 and breach of probation for failing to keep the peace. It is alleged on August 31st, 2019, the man attended a Cornwall Square business and removed merchandise, making no attempt to pay for […]

Eric Duncan Just Won SD&SG as Liberals Fold and Run Heather Megill in Federal Election 090519 #cdnpoli

Eric Duncan Just Won SD&SG as Liberals Fold and Run Heather Megill in Federal Election 090519 #cdnpoli

Boy that debate should be scintillating. Justin Trudeau and his team may know something Canadians don’t? With a tight National race every riding is important. While favored to win; Eric Duncan certainly is no shoe in vote and the riding’s history is such that dropping in a candidate would’ve been a good option. Team Trudeau […]

Mayhem in South Stormont Leads to Charges SD&G #OPP Labour Day Round Up 090319

Mayhem in South Stormont Leads to Charges SD&G #OPP Labour Day  Round Up 090319

STOLEN TRACTOR TRAILER (SOUTH GLENGARRY,ON) – On August 30, 2019 at approximately 6:56am, Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry Ontario Provincial Police responded to a report of a Tractor Trailer being taken from a property on 4th Line Road, South Glengarry Township. Investigation indicated that sometime overnight August 29-30, 2019, culprit(s) attended the property and removed a […]

Assault by Ironing Board in Cornwall Ontario Busy Labour Day POLICE BLOTTER 090319 #CPS

Assault by Ironing Board in Cornwall Ontario Busy Labour Day POLICE BLOTTER 090319 #CPS

DOMESTIC BREACH Cornwall, ON – A 35-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on August 30th, 2019 and charged with breach of recognizance for contacting his girlfriend. It is alleged on August 25th, 2019, the man had contacted his girlfriend, despite his conditions, and police were contacted to investigate. On August 30th, 2019, the man attended police […]

My Vote is Up for Grabs in the Canadian Federal Election in October. By Jamie Gilcig 090219

My Vote is Up for Grabs in the Canadian Federal Election in October. By Jamie Gilcig 090219

It’s funny being a journalist in 2019. My inbox recently started to flood with releases by both the Liberals and Conservatives. Smart. We not only own a large local audience, but are have great pools of viewers in Cities like Ottawa, Toronto, and even Montreal. The internet is content driven and we provide content that […]

CFIA FOOD Recall ST HUBERT Chicken Nuggets – BONE FRAGMENTS 083119

CFIA FOOD Recall ST HUBERT Chicken Nuggets – BONE FRAGMENTS 083119

Recall date:August 30, 2019Reason for recall:Extraneous Material Hazard classification:Class 2Company / Firm:Maître Saladier Inc.Distribution:Ontario, Quebec Extent of the distribution:Retail Recall details Ottawa, August 30, 2019 – Maître Saladier Inc. is recalling St-Hubert brand Chicken Breast Nuggets from the marketplace due to possible presence of bone fragments. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below. Recalled […]

Cornwall Ontario Police ONLY Disclose 2 Out of 50 Calls for Service 082919 #CPS

Cornwall Ontario Police ONLY Disclose 2 Out of 50 Calls for Service 082919 #CPS

ASSAULT Cornwall, ON – A 13-year-old Cornwall youth was arrested on August 28th, 2019 and charged with assault. It is alleged the youth assaulted her mother and police were contacted to investigate. During the investigation, the youth was taken into custody, charged accordingly and released to appear in court at a later date. Her name […]

Drunk & Drug Crashes Lead to Charges in Cornwall Ontario POLICE BLOTTER 082819 #CPS

Drunk & Drug Crashes Lead to Charges in Cornwall Ontario POLICE BLOTTER 082819 #CPS

IMPAIRED, POSSESSION OF COCAINE, METHAMPHETAMINE AND ILLICIT CANNABIS, POSSESSION FOR THE PURPOSE OF TRAFFICKING COCAINE, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Kerby Franklin, 28, of Cornwall was arrested on August 27th, 2019 and charged with the following: • Impaired operation of a motor vehicle• Possession of cocaine• Possession of methamphetamine• Possession of illicit cannabis• Possession for the […]

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Good Friends – Scouting & Painting TIGER TOO! 082819

Seniors Situation Room  by Dawn Ford – Good Friends – Scouting & Painting TIGER TOO! 082819

Always nice to have a party. Good food. Friends. Laughter. And in some cases recognition of work well done. In this photo are some tenants at the Beek Lindsay Seniors Residence who surprised Claudette Quesnel with a beautiful card and gift in recognition of her volunteer gardening work this year. There were 24 residents at […]