Pride/Fierté Cornwall Shutting Down with a Bang!

MEDIA ADVISORY – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Due to a lack of interest and support from the LGBT community, Pride/Fierté Cornwall will cease all operations effective Sunday, November 1, 2009. Since October 2007, support for the organization and attendance at our various events has been steadily decreasing, and numerous calls for volunteers and fresh ideas have […]

Canada’s Bernie Madoff – Earl Jones arrested and bailed out!

Canada’s Bernie Madoff – Earl Jones arrested and bailed out!

L I N K Jeffery  Boro is one good lawyer as he got bail for his client, Earl Jones, alleged to have bilked millions from his investors. All Earl had to do was give up his passport, agree to not leave Quebec, and have someone sign for him for his $30,000.00 bail.   Not too shabby.  […]

Former Leader Denies Eating People – the silly news

Former Leader Denies Eating People – the silly news

Another slow local news day so I’ve been digging through World news and have found a few wacky stories.  Just click the links to go to the full story.   I promise to bring you folks a serious editorial shortly or go back to attacking the arena project or our horrible MP. Former Leader Denies Eating […]

4 Legs Good 2 Legs Bad – Amazon Kindles George Orwell

4 Legs Good 2 Legs Bad – Amazon Kindles George Orwell

Amazon got into hot water recently by removing George Orwell titles such as 1984 and Animal Farm from its Kindle E-Readers. L I N K Amazon offers Kindle E-Readers which allow you to download and read books.   However their service chose to eliminate the Orwell titles and refund their purchasers. “As long as Amazon maintains […]

Did Hilary Clinton Open the Bridge?

Did Hilary Clinton Open the Bridge?

The Bridge is open and traffic is flowing again.   The issues haven’t really been dealt with and the bridge isn’t really built to have a lot of traffic sit on in on a steady basis which is what can happen if there’s more traffic than the temporary station can handle. The Harper Government was forced […]

Local and World Quick Hits for Wednesday July 22

Local and World Quick Hits for Wednesday July 22

An American Sadhu in Utah Local Couple Stung by Canadian Madoff – Earl Jones First Canadian TAMIFLU resistant Swine Flu Case VIA RAIL shutting CANCELLING Trains in Advance of Strike Cornwall Slumlord Denis Valade Nailed with $4K fine JOSEPH HENRY BURGESS 40 Year Manhunt Ends With His Death in Mexico “At the age of 62, […]

News Legend Walter Cronkite – Dead at 92

News Legend Walter Cronkite – Dead at 92

Sad news, Legend Walter Cronkite has passed away at the age of 92.   The Most Trusted Man in America will be fondly remembered. Here is one of  his most famous broadcasts: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2K8Q3cqGs7I W I K I please visit our sponsors:

The Financial Page

The Financial Page

Here is a list of interesting bits from the news as I am hearing a lot of people over enthusiastic about the economy recovering. While we do have things a bit better in Canada than in the US or other parts of the world the recession is still there and its impact is most likely […]

CITY POOLS ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK

CITY POOLS ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK

According to Cornwall City Councilor Dennis Carr the city can save an awful lot of money by closing area pools that just aren’t being used enough any longer.   L I N K “Last year, the city budgeted $555,639 to run the aging outdoor pools and recorded a total of 13,815 visits. That works out to […]

QUICK HITS

QUICK HITS

Here are your Local and World Quick Hits for Friday July 10, 2009  Just click the links to go to the full stories. PILL TO ADD 20 YEARS TO YOUR LIFE! Cornwall Councilor Mark MacDonald’s Stink MADOFF DOESN’T APPEAL 150 YEAR SENTENCE Montreal’s Shell Refinery on the Block Border Guards Want Off Akwesasne Claude states […]

Akwesasne / Cornwall Bridge UPDATE

Akwesasne / Cornwall Bridge UPDATE

It looks like things are inching forward and unjamming as I write this today. Several articles in the media and reports I am hearing am showing that the change in Grand Chief and the Harper Government are helping a framework be created that will address some of the key issues for both sides without impacting […]

Chamber of Commerce Press Meeting – Mark Holland, MP, Liberal Critic for Public Safety and National Security

Chamber of Commerce Press Meeting – Mark Holland, MP,  Liberal Critic for Public Safety and National Security

A wild meeting today of the Chamber of Commerce here in Cornwall at the Best Western Parkway.  (We’ll be reviewing their restaurant soon) New Grand Chief Mike Mitchell, his honor Mayor Bob Kilger of Cornwall, and Scott Armstrong of the Cornwall and Area  Chamber of Commerce held a joint press confernce. Many business leaders were […]

150 Years for Bernie Madoff

150 Years for Bernie Madoff

This is such an interesting case philosophically speaking.    People are sentenced to less time for murder than for stealing money.    Was it the crime or who the victims were and the publicity of this case that drew such a penalty? L I N K “He stole from the rich. He stole from the […]

Quick Hits for June 29

Quick Hits for June 29

Here are your Quick Hits for Monday.   Just click the link to go to the web page and read the full stories. Michael Jackson quoted “I’m better off dead” MJ Autopsy Leak Russia Closing ALL Casinos Celebrities Hurt by Recession IMPERIAL TOBACCO complains about Illegal Smokes Cornwall Brothers Extradited to US for shooting Death “Chad […]