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Support Veterans and wear a poppy today

Support Veterans and wear a poppy today

. Cornwall Ontario — The annual Poppy Campaign is now underway – pick up yours today! The bulk of funds raised from the campaign stays in the community and helps support local charities and initiatives. It also helps support Veterans, serving military, and their families. It’s a great way to honour and support our Veterans! […]

 Julia Lucio

Hope Restored at City Hall – Editorial by Julia Lucio

Hope Restored at City Hall – Editorial by Julia Lucio

Cornwall has finally wrapped up its political season and what an interesting outcome it has been! Four years ago, during the campaign, we heard a lot of talks about change, but the fact of the matter is that things remained pretty stagnant, so when change was spoken of again this time, I didn’t quite pay […]

 Greg Kielec

The Scoop – Money, party politics and the municipal vote

The Scoop – Money, party politics and the municipal vote

Greg Kielec writes: The campaign leading up the the municipal election Monday in Cornwall was a bit of an experiment for me. It was my first foray into politics at any level and I wanted to see how well one could do without big money and without the backing of a major political party. I ran […]

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Dave Windsor LTE – Arts and Culture Facilities and More Needed in Cornwall?

Dave Windsor LTE – Arts and Culture Facilities and More Needed in Cornwall?

  Dear Seeker, I was listening to the candidates espouse their thoughts regarding Arts and Culture for Cornwall in response to specific related questions, pull from a hat (1 of 10). After expressing or reading their own prepared speeches, they on the most part barely had a mention or response to the questions drawn.  When […]

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Hug says litigation tax dollars could have funded Arts Centre

Hug says litigation tax dollars could have funded Arts Centre

Dear Seeker, I want to tackle a bit on the subject of what people seem to believe about our current council’s level of transparency and accountability. It is hard for people in general to come to terms with what transpired over the last four years because of all the secret meetings and the lack of […]