CFN – The board of directors of The Art Gallery in Cornwall has decided to change its meeting format in order to allow members to participate and voice their concerns. In making the announcement today board Chair Roland Besner said he hoped it would provide more accountability and transparency to TAG operations and encourage Cornwall… Continue reading TAG The Art Gallery Invites Member to Board Meetings Starting in February in Cornwall Ontario !
CORNWALL Ontario – We rated all of those running for council in Cornwall Ontario over the last week of the election. It’s been a fierce campaign as there have been more candidates than in recent memory and there are a lot of people that simply do not want to vote for any of the incumbents… Continue reading CFN Rates the Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Dare to Compare! OCT 27, 2014
CFN is reviewing and rating local candidates this election instead of endorsing. Our next candidates for review are Gerald Samson, Glen Grant, Todd Bennett, and Roland Besner. I like Gerry Samson. Yes he’s like a character from the Simpsons. Yes my dachshund could probably take him at Jeopardy; but Gerry is passionate about issues and… Continue reading CFN Municipal Candidate Reviews For Cornwall SAMSON GRANT BENNETT BESNER
CORNWALL Ontario – Councilor Glen Grant, running for re-election lost it at event speaking to seniors after the huge pay increases for council and the mayor. Those raises were supported by Councilor Grant. Council candidate Greg Kielec who actually covered some of the scandals while working as a journalist at Le Journal de Cornwall; So… Continue reading Cornwall Ontario Glen Grant Allegedly Shoves Council Candidate Roland Besner at Seniors Campaign Event – Oct 8, 2014
CORNWALL Ontario – Last week CFN sent a query to all those officially running for council regarding the voted upon pay hike for elected officials at the last Council meeting. The raise was severe and many residents have voted their outrage at having such increases including those union staff asked to show restraint and accept… Continue reading CFN asks the Cornwall Council Candidates – Would you Rescind the Outrageous Council Pay Hike? POLL
CORNWALL Ontario – Mark MacDonald had called a meeting this morning at his new fave breakfast spot, Napoleon’s, in Cornwall Ontario. Candidates were invited to come down, speak, talk to media, and the focus was the report being voted on Monday night regarding a steep pay hike for council and the mayor after nearly $10K… Continue reading Mayor Flees MacDonald Salary Issue Meeting at Napoleons in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig – July 9, 2014