Did Bob Kilger Lie to Cornwall? Mentions Construction on NOV 21 at Waterfront Development City Meeting

Did Mayor Kilger Sell Out Cornwall? Residents Outraged at Chemical Tank Construction on Federal Waterfront Lands

Cornwall Ontario – Hmm…how to gentrify a former industrial city with a stunningly beautiful waterfront…. a) build luxury condos?  b)  build lovely green spaces for the community to enjoy?  c) lease out lands to a firm that will plunk a chemical tank or two after the property had been cleaned up at taxpayer expense to […]

Agape Board Member Elaine MacDonald Mugs Taxpayers in Cornwall Ontario City to Cough Up $57K

Cornwall Ontario – The Agape is about to get over $57,000 in loans and grants from the City of Cornwall in spite of a shortfall in this years revenue thanks to the Province playing Grinch with the city. The deal, smelling of Conflicted Councilor Elaine MacDonald who sits on the board of the Agape and […]

Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Maurice Dupelle Fuming After Clerk Helen Finn Messes With His Motion to Give Council Agenda More in Advance

Cornwall Ontario – Councilor Maurice Dupelle is fuming after his motion was sabotaged in tonight’s agenda.    The councilor put forward the position that members of council should have more time and access to the agenda prior to a meeting if they were to be able to make some of the important decisions they are […]

CFN 1 on 1 With Rob Hickley On Funding Failure Against City of Cornwall & Mayor Bob Kilger – VIDEO

Cornwall Ontario – Former Cornwall Ontario Deputy Fire Chief Rob Hickley sat down one on one with CFN and talked about losing his appeal for funding for his Whistle Blowing case against the City of Cornwall & Mayor Bob Kilger over the hiring of the Mayor’s son as a City Fireman. It took months for […]

Claude McIntosh Caught Telling Porkies Again – This Time at the Seaway News in Cornwall Ontario – Mark A MacDonald Did not Say he is not Running for Office

Cornwall Ontario – Mark A MacDonald was a bit bewildered Saturday.   Busy with his projects including the RCAF Wing Mr. MacDonald was the subject of a Claude McIntosh column, but Mac’s Musing led to the public saying that Mr. MacDonald was not running for office in 2014 as I discovered when I went to […]

BREAKING – Former Cornwall Ontario Deputy Fire Chief & Whistleblower Rob Hickley Loses Motion after Justice Johnston Rules Against Him

BREAKING – Former Cornwall Ontario Deputy Fire Chief & Whistleblower Rob Hickley Loses Motion after Justice Johnston Rules Against Him

CFN– This has not been a great month for former Cornwall Ontario Deputy Fire Chief Rob Hickley.   Mr. Hickle,y after claims of being forced into retirement has now discovered that he has lost his motion for the City to pay the costs of his Whistle Blowing claim against the City of Cornwall. The allegations […]

Will Denis Sabourin Run Against Bob Kilger for Mayor Now That’s He’s Moved to Cornwall Ontario? NOV 8, 2013

Cornwall Ontario – Since Denis Sabourin moved into Cornwall Ontario from Monkland there are many wondering if he’ll be taking the plunge back into the political spectrum? While some are asking if he’d run again for MP (he fared better than Bernadette Clement did, and without a two year lead in) and some mentioning him […]

Third Whistle Blower in Cornwall Ontario Interviewed by Police Over Kilger Mail Issues at City Hall – Nov 5, 2013

Third Whistle Blower in Cornwall Ontario Interviewed by Police Over Kilger Mail Issues at City Hall – Nov 5, 2013

Cornwall Ontario – A third Whistle Blower officially stepped forward today in Cornwall Ontario.   The City Employee sent a letter to each councilor and the mayor back in December 2010.   Those letters did not find their way to council so another 11 envelopes were delivered to City Hall. The Employee contacted one city […]

Bob Kilger Rob Ford Stephen Harper – When do the lies stop & accountability start? by Jamie Gilcig November 1, 2013

Bob Kilger Rob Ford Stephen Harper – When do the lies stop & accountability start? by Jamie Gilcig  November 1, 2013

CFN – The problem with liars is that eventually they all get caught, but why lie?  Is it really the better tactic? It must be or why would so many politicians live and die by lying?    Prime Minister Stephen Harper has been caught lying one way or the other about Nigel Wright.  Either he […]

Cornwall Ontario Councilor Maurice Dupelle Conflict of Interest Motion – Thoughts by Jamie Gilcig

Cornwall Ontario Councilor Maurice Dupelle Conflict of Interest Motion – Thoughts by Jamie Gilcig

Cornwall Ontario – It’s frustrating being a rookie councilor in this insane group of elected officials this term in Cornwall Ontario.   While I do not always agree with Councilor Maurice Dupelle’s decisions I don’t think anyone can repute that he’s not the hardest working councilor this term. He still knocks on doors, does his […]

Whistleblowing Deputy Fire Chief Rob Hickley of Cornwall Ontario Forced Into Early Retirement by City of Cornwall

Whistleblowing Deputy Fire Chief Rob Hickley of Cornwall Ontario Forced Into Early Retirement by City of Cornwall

Cornwall Ontario –  Long time Deputy Fire Chief Rob Hickley issued a statement including his letter of retirement today. CFN is printing both unedited. You have asked for my comments about the fact that I had to retire on October 9, 2013.   I have been on short term sick leave. My health has deteriorated […]

Is Smart Centres Expansion Into Cornwall Ontario Smart for Taxpayers by Jamie Gilcig – Oct 23, 2013

Is Smart Centres Expansion Into Cornwall Ontario Smart for Taxpayers by Jamie Gilcig – Oct 23, 2013

Cornwall Ontario –  Why is the City of Cornwall subsidizing Smart Centres to the tune of over $4M?    I know it’s incremental.  I know that it will raise the value of the property and increase the tax base, but Smart Centres is not a dumb company.  It is getting a huge swath of real […]

Is Bernie Boo Boo Going to Run Again for the Liberals in the next Federal Election? Bernadette Clement

Is Bernie Boo Boo Going to Run Again for the Liberals in the next Federal Election?  Bernadette Clement

Cornwall Ontario – This has been a rough political period for legal beagle Bernadette Clement.    The city councilor in Cornwall Ontario failed in her run to upset MP Guy Lauzon in the last Federal election actually finishing worse than previous Liberal candidate  Denis Sabourin inspite of having a two year lead in! Maybe the […]

Cornwall Ontario City Councilor Maurice Dupelle Wins Support for More Time for Council to Review Agendas Before Meetings

Cornwall Ontario –  Cornwall City Council debated and voted on whether council should be given agendas further in advance.  For all of this scribblers time on CFN councilors have complained about not having enough time to go over reports and data before being asked to make important decisions. Councilor Maurice Dupelle, the man who knocks […]

Conflicted Elaine MacDonald Petitions City for Grants for Agape Centre While Sitting on Board of Directors – Oct 16, 2013

Conflicted Elaine MacDonald Petitions City for Grants for Agape Centre While Sitting on Board of Directors – Oct 16, 2013

Cornwall Ontario –  Utter mayhem and insanity as Cornwall City Council allowed councilor Elaine MacDonald to debate and vote in issues related to the Agape Food Bank of which she’s a sitting member of the board. And to add irony to the pot  the councilor was seeking funds from the city to help the charity’s […]

Cornwall Ontario Mayor Bob Kilger Ditches Settlement Hearing in CFN Panic Button T Shirt Lawsuit

Cornwall Ontario Mayor Bob Kilger Ditches Settlement Hearing in CFN Panic Button T Shirt Lawsuit

CFN – Two high priced Ottawa Litigators from the firm of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP  descended into the Courthouse in Cornwall Ontario to represent the City of Cornwall and its mayor Bob Kilger, over the incident that took place in council when the Mayor elected to hit the panic button and call police to remove […]

Derik Brandt & South Glengarry All Wet After Splashed on Water Issue by Cornwall Council – Sept 10, 2013

Derik Brandt & South Glengarry All Wet After Splashed on Water Issue by Cornwall Council – Sept 10, 2013

CFN –  The delegation from South Glengarry expected to be moving forward with plans to link up to Cornwall’s massive ability to furnish water and sewage to help expansion for not only South Glengarry; but also Cornwall. CFN spoke with Mr. Brandt this morning who was bewildered and frustrated by Council’s decision to kibosh plans. […]

Bernie Villeneuve Will Not Leave City Hall in Cornwall Ontario Until Monday Night Over River Kings Raw Deal – Calls for Rally Before Council! VIDEO September 5, 2013

Bernie Villeneuve Will Not Leave City Hall in Cornwall Ontario Until Monday Night Over River Kings Raw Deal – Calls for Rally Before Council! VIDEO September 5, 2013

CFN –  Bernie Villeneuve was looking forward to the new Valleyfield team in his hockey league starting this season in what would be the perfect rivalry.  Sadly however his future as team owner has become one hot mess as the owner has vowed to stay in front of City Hall until Monday’s Council meeting after […]