Letter to the Editor – James Borer on Accountability and Positive Results – South Stormont – 8 August 2010

Letter to the Editor – James Borer on Accountability and Positive Results – South Stormont – 8 August 2010

South Stormont ON – I believe in being accountable for my words, actions and choices.  This is why I post my real and full name with my letters.  Why don’t some others? The accountability in education starts with the individual taxpayers.  We elect trustees to provide oversight and accountability for the school boards.  To answer a question that was […]

Free Internet Safety Session at The Joy of Learning in Cornwall Ontario – Tuesday August 24, 2010

Free Internet Safety Session at The Joy of Learning in Cornwall Ontario – Tuesday August 24, 2010

Cornwall ON – There’s going to be course on Internet Safety given by Cornwall Police Constable Leger and OPP Constable Evans on Tuesday, August 24 from 1:30 to 2:30. For parents/grandparents…to be aware of what their children are exploring on the internet.   Seating is limited and there is no charge. For more information contact […]

Letter to the Editor – Gabriel Riviere-Reid – What is the real purpose of Jail? – Cornwall Ontario – August 8, 2010

Letter to the Editor – Gabriel Riviere-Reid – What is the real purpose of Jail? – Cornwall Ontario – August 8, 2010

23 year old Ashley Kirilow will spend 2 days in jail awaiting a court hearing after turning herself in for fraud involving her pretending to have cancer and raising $5,000. This seems odd to me. Is she likely to recommit a crime after reporting herself to the police? I suppose she could have a change […]

Cornwall Farmers’ Market in George Assaly Lane – Fresh Pork, Produce, and so much more – Cornwall Ontario – August 7, 2010

Cornwall Farmers’ Market in George Assaly Lane – Fresh Pork, Produce, and so much more – Cornwall Ontario – August 7, 2010

Cornwall ON – I know, I know, you go to The Cornwall Farmers’ Market in George Assaly Lane for the freshest local produce in the area, but there’s a lot more every week and more comes in each week as foods are harvested. Bugaboo’s House of Pets is there tomorrow and you should see the […]

Helena Speaks with MCLEANS Magazine – Not Happy with Guy Giorno – August 7, 2010

Helena Speaks with MCLEANS Magazine – Not Happy with Guy Giorno – August 7, 2010

Cornwall ON – Tread Marked Former Minister Helena Guergis spoke with MCLEANS magazine recently about her situation; her husband, running for politics again as an independent conservative, and her communications with the PM and his right hand man Guy Giorno. LINK I believe that the Prime Minister has been given some really, really bad advice. […]

Get the Scoop on the Beetle that runs on Poop! GENeco powers Beetle on Methane Gas from Human Waste – Cornwall Ontario – August 6, 2010

Get the Scoop on the Beetle that runs on Poop! GENeco powers Beetle on Methane Gas from Human Waste – Cornwall Ontario – August 6, 2010

Cornwall ON – Driving on Fart Gas isn’t drifting in the wind.  It’s now and a company in the UK has the Beetle to prove it. GENeco Sustainable Solutions has a live vehicle on the road driving on Methane Gas from human waste. It adds a new meaning to the term “People Power.” Waste flushed […]

Letter to the Editor by Darlene Jalbert – CONSERVATIVE TRANSPARENCY AND FISCAL RESPONSIBILITY-HOGWASH! Cornwall Ontario – August 6, 2010

Letter to the Editor by Darlene Jalbert – CONSERVATIVE TRANSPARENCY AND FISCAL RESPONSIBILITY-HOGWASH! Cornwall Ontario – August 6, 2010

Dear Editor The Conservative government is constantly talking about openness, transparency and fiscal responsibility. They talk about this at a time when they are being completely untransparent and fiscally irresponsible. The Conservatives want to spend 9 billion dollars (parliamentary budget officer says more) on new prisons in Canada, as part of their tough on Crime […]

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – EcoBusiness; simple steps to help your business and our planet. – Cornwall Ontario – August 6, 2010

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – EcoBusiness; simple steps to help your business and our planet. – Cornwall Ontario – August 6, 2010

Cornwall ON – The Cornwall Carbon Reduction Initiative has recently launched a new project entitled EcoBusiness. The premise behind this new initiative is to help business institute changes to lighten their carbon footprint by providing facts, figures, tools and ideas to incorporate environmentally respectful practices in their day to day operations.  Incorporating small changes will […]

Rumblings of Mayoral Candidates, but Cornwall Ontario Mayor Bob Kilger still unopposed in upcoming October Municipal Elections – August 5, 2010

Rumblings of Mayoral Candidates, but Cornwall Ontario Mayor Bob Kilger still unopposed in upcoming October Municipal Elections – August 5, 2010

Cornwall ON – It’s almost show time and Mayor Bob Kilger of Cornwall is still running uncontested for the upcoming October Municipal elections.    Rumblings of at least four other names considering tossing their hats into the ring with the popular, and considered impossible to beat former Cabinet minister so far have no resulted in […]

Black Sox Ontario Senior Little League Champs again! Off to Nationals – Cornwall Ontario – August 5, 2010

Black Sox Ontario Senior Little League Champs again!  Off to Nationals – Cornwall Ontario – August 5, 2010

Cornwall ON – This year’s Cornwall Black Sox are edging closer to forcing André Pommier to making another set of Championship rings after they became the Ontario Senior Little League Champs again defeating Windsor! Coach Marc St. Denis must be doing something right as repeats are not an easy thing to do; especially at this […]

Jason Setnyk Book Launch for Anarchy & Heartbreak at Cafe Connectionz – 407 Water Street – Cornwall Ontario – August 14, 2010

Cornwall ON –Poet, musician, teacher, politician; Jason Setnyk, founder of Rock the Vote and organizer of Rock for Charity is one busy hombre. His book launch takes place this Saturday at Cafe Connectionz (407 Water Street in DowntownCornwall Ontario). Saturday August 14th 2010 is the book launch of Anarchy and Heartbreak written by Jason Setnyk […]

Gay Marriage Ban Lifted in California by Markus Noé – Ottawa Ontario – August 5, 2010

Gay Marriage Ban Lifted in California by Markus Noé – Ottawa Ontario – August 5, 2010

Ottawa ON – American conservatives against gay marriages were dealt a blow yesterday in California. With the states decision to overturn its ban on gay marriages, it has brought this politically charged issue back to the forefront of American politics. Chief U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker received huge support from gay rights activists and their […]

Liberal Fundraising in Steep Decline – Conservatives still rolling in the ….Green Large Donations Jumping High – Cornwall Ontario – August 5, 2010

Liberal Fundraising in Steep Decline – Conservatives still rolling in the ….Green Large Donations Jumping High – Cornwall Ontario – August 5, 2010

Cornwall ON – I was having a beverage with Keith Beardsley a few months ago in Ottawa and shared with me the impact of getting party members to contribute.   He talked essentially about the commitment a person makes when they actually toss some money into the pot. If you truly want to know how a party […]

Artist Michael Cartwright Painting, The Cairn on Display at Williamstown Fair – Raffled off on September 5th, 2010

Artist Michael Cartwright Painting, The Cairn on Display at Williamstown Fair – Raffled off on September 5th, 2010

South Lancaster ON – Hidden away in beautiful South Lancaster, behind trees, shrubs, flowers and a vegetable garden, Michael Cartwright paints and makes things.  His latest work is for the South Lancaster Fish & Game Club.  He produced a painting of the local landmark, the Cairn, which proudly marks the start (end) of the Raisin […]

Coronation Street’s Jack Duckworth to be Tram Crash Victim in 50th Anniversary of Show? Cornwall Ontario – August 4, 2010

Coronation Street’s Jack Duckworth to be Tram Crash Victim in 50th Anniversary of Show? Cornwall Ontario – August 4, 2010

Cornwall ON – Coronation Street Legend Jack Duckworth ( Bill Tarmey) is set to be killed off by producers in their big 50th Anniversary Tram Wreck!    The actor has been on the show for over 30 years, but with health concerns and approaching his 70th birthday apparently wants to spend more time with his […]