Politics

 Jason Setnyk

Todd Lalonde acclaimed CDSBEO Board Chair

Todd Lalonde acclaimed CDSBEO Board Chair

Kemptville Ontario – Mr. Todd Lalonde, Trustee for City of Cornwall and Glengarry County, has been acclaimed to the position of Chair for the Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario. It will be the first term as Chair for Mr. Lalonde, who is entering his eleventh year as a Catholic School Trustee. Mr. Lalonde […]

 Jason Setnyk

MPP Jim McDonell tables motion to stop rural school closures

MPP Jim McDonell tables motion to stop rural school closures

Cornwall Ontario – MPP Jim McDonell reports that on November 21st, a large number of people from across rural Ontario, many from Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry, converged on Queen’s Park to demand the Government stop the current Pupil Accommodation Review that proposed the closure of up to 600 schools in Ontario. He says, “I have […]

 Jason Setnyk

Conservative Leadership candidate Kellie Leitch aids Cornwall man

Conservative Leadership candidate Kellie Leitch aids Cornwall man

Cornwall Ontario – Is there a Conservative doctor in the house? When MP Kellie Leitch arrived in Cornwall this morning for a Conservative Leadership Breakfast, she was planning to give a speech and meet party members, not offer medical services. Crash! After a kitchen staff employee at the Royal Canadian Legion collapsed and fell to […]

 Jason Setnyk

Interview with TVO host and bestselling author Steve Paikin

Interview with TVO host and bestselling author Steve Paikin

Cornwall Ontario – Journalist, television host, and author Steve Paikin will be visiting Cornwall this weekend. Steve Paikin is the host of TVO’s The Agenda, and he is also a National Post bestseller with his new book “Bill Davis: Nation Builder, and Not So Bland After All”. He will be at the Nav Centre this […]

 Jason Setnyk

MPP Jim McDonell Reintroduces Delegated Authorities Accountability Bill

MPP Jim McDonell Reintroduces Delegated Authorities Accountability Bill

Queen’s Park – In the previous session, MPP Jim McDonell introduced Bill 219, the Delegated Administrative Authorities Accountability and Transparency Act. The reintroduced Bill (now Bill 58) would, if passed into law, make the appointment process to Delegated Authorities such as the Technical Standards and Safety Authority, Electrical Safety Authority, Motor Vehicle Council and other […]