Rumor has it……Cornwall City Councilor about to announce Run for Mayor’s Gig? Cornwall Ontario – January 2, 2010

Rumor has it……Cornwall City Councilor about to announce Run for Mayor’s Gig?  Cornwall Ontario – January 2, 2010

January 4th is the opening date for candidates for mayor and city councilor nominations. There are rumblings of a few names who are considering running. My sources deep within Cornwall Ontario are telling me that Mark MacDonald a certain Cornwall Ontario city Councilor is about to make a press announcement on Monday (January 4th) to […]

Nick Rizzuto Funeral 11 a.m. – Church of the Madonna Della Difesa – Saturday January 2, 2010 –

Nick Rizzuto Funeral 11 a.m. – Church of the Madonna Della Difesa – Saturday January 2, 2010 –

Mafia groupies, law enforcement, and generally large crowds are expected Saturday in the Little Italy section of Montreal where Nick Rizzuto Jr.’s funeral will take place. No confirmation yet if his father will get released from prison in Colorado to attend. The alleged murder weapon has been discovered as police continue their investigation of the […]

Do you want a Spring 2010 Federal Election? Canada wants to know. Cornwall Ontario – January 1, 2010

Do you want a Spring 2010 Federal Election?  Canada wants to know.  Cornwall Ontario – January 1, 2010

You don’t need to read tea leaves or hire an expensive political think tank to read how much Stephen Harper is salivating for his majority government, and Spring is his time. The rosy red buzz of the Olympics; the fumes of spending from the stimulus; funds that have been delayed strategically; and hopefully an economy […]

MPP for SD&SG Jim Brownell Meets Victims of Abuse over Project Truth Inquiry Recommendations – Counselling Budget Cut Concerns – Cornwall Ontario – December 31, 2009

MPP for SD&SG Jim Brownell Meets Victims of Abuse over Project Truth Inquiry Recommendations – Counselling Budget Cut Concerns – Cornwall Ontario – December 31, 2009

SD&SG MPP Jim Brownell met with two victims of abuse who wrote him about funding cuts to their counselling today after Letters to the Editor appeared in The Cornwall Free News. Donna Leroux and Marge Laprade are concerned that the therapy they’ve been receiving now, after 40 years of not getting assistance, will be cut […]

Stephen Harper Takes his Ball and Shuts Down Parliament – BREAKING NEWS – December 30, 2009

Stephen Harper Takes his Ball and Shuts Down Parliament – BREAKING NEWS – December 30, 2009

He’s done it again.  That wacky Minority government leading Prime Minister, Stephen Harper, has run to Michaelle Jean asking for yet another time out. Just when I gave him a thumbs up for at least creating the perception of strength he pulls one from the Richard Simmons School of Strength and Conditioning by calling a […]

We’re Proud to Announce our Newest Sponsor: Katerina’s Restaurant & Catering – 1195 2nd Street West – Cornwall Ontario – 613.932.9324

We’re Proud to Announce our Newest Sponsor: Katerina’s Restaurant & Catering – 1195 2nd Street West – Cornwall Ontario – 613.932.9324

Walking into Katerina’s Restaurant on a snowy winter’s day is like getting an instant dose of Vitamin D. The colours, the mood, ambiance, and decor just up the temperature a few degrees.   If you go on Mexican Buffet night (Wednesday & Thursdays) an amazing Margarita and meal will definitely help take those winter blahs away! Mention that […]

Jim Brownell Responds to Donna Leroux’s Letter to the Editor – Cornwall Ontario – December 30, 2009

Jim Brownell Responds to Donna Leroux’s Letter to the Editor – Cornwall Ontario – December 30, 2009

Jim Brownell has been called the hardest working MPP for a reason.   He’s written a letter that will be going to Minister Chris Bentley regarding the Letter to the Editor posted here by Donna Leroux regarding funding for victims of child hood sexual abuse at the inquiry here in Cornwall. Now that’s fast action.   […]

Patricia Gaete Nailed by OPP for Doing 164KM on 401 – Cornwall Ontario – December 30, 2009

Patricia Gaete Nailed by OPP for Doing 164KM on 401 – Cornwall Ontario – December 30, 2009

Cornwall Ont Driver Charged and Motor Vehicle Seized (South Dundas, ON.) – On December 25th, an SD&G OPP officer performed a traffic stop on a motor vehicle travelling 164 km/hrs on Hwy 401. The roadside investigation resulted in Patricia Gaete from Montreal, Quebec charged with; Speeding 3 day licence suspension for providing breath sample “warn” on […]

You asked for them; Recipes from Chef Shawn Kretz 100 Mile Cuisine Episodes 1& 2 – Cooking with Kretz – December 29, 2009

You asked for them; Recipes from Chef Shawn Kretz 100 Mile Cuisine Episodes 1& 2 – Cooking with Kretz – December 29, 2009

If you haven’t checked out the first episodes of Cooking with Kretz click this LINK. Chef Shawn Kretz has created quite the menu from foods harvested within 100 Miles of SD&G. In our first episode shot locally as Schnitzels, we featured Bison & Goat Cheese Pizza using a Beau’s Brew dough; Bison pepperoni from Island […]

Tony Clement Sounding Very Liberal – Fed Dollars to R&D – December 28, 2009

Tony Clement Sounding Very Liberal – Fed Dollars to R&D – December 28, 2009

Industry Minister Tony Clement talks to the Globe and Mail about the financial recovery. L I N K “If there was one thing you want to achieve in government this year that you believe would help Canada’s industrial sector, what would it be? [Government and universities have] actively engaged in innovation commercialization along with the […]

Your Quick Hits for Monday December 28, 2009

Your Quick Hits for Monday December 28, 2009

Ministry Jumps into Richmond Road Closure Issue “Richmond Drive trucking opponent Wyatt Walsh said the blasting data confirms residents’ suspicions and offers them hope through another solution. “If we can’t get the trucks off the road, maybe our focus should now be shut the quarries down,” Walsh said, adding “I’m not really in the camp […]