Politics

 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 […]

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Five Questions with City Council candidate Roland Besner

Five Questions with City Council candidate Roland Besner

Here are Five Questions with 2014 Cornwall Ontario City Council candidate Roland Besner. 1 – Tell the voters a bit about yourself. What skills and experience would make you a good candidate for Council? I was born and raised in Cornwall. I am married, and I am bilingual. I have the time, knowledge and experience […]

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Five Questions with City Council candidate Mary Ann Hug

Five Questions with City Council candidate Mary Ann Hug

Here are Five Questions with 2014 Cornwall Ontario City Council candidate Mary Ann Hug. 1 – Tell the voters a bit about yourself. What skills and experience would make you a good candidate for Council? I am a health care worker in the Cornwall area, and from this I have seen a lot of people […]