Culture Minister Aileen Carroll also missing in action in London


Culture Minister Aileen Carroll

Culture Minister Aileen Carroll


Posted by Ian:
St. Thomas doesn’t have the exclusive market on the antics of the short-sighted Aileen Carroll. On his new blog, Ken Wightman wonders:

Who would allow beautiful, historic Middletown House, overlooking the Thames River in west London, to sit empty, unmaintained, decaying? Answer: the Province of Ontario. But, they do have a plan, Queen’s Park applied for a demolition permit.

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GreenField Ethanol’s facility in Chatham will get up to $72.8 million in federal funding


GreenField Ethanol's Chatham facility

GreenField Ethanol's Chatham facility


A major corn-based ethanol plant operating in Ontario since 1998 will get up to $72.8 million in federal funding from an incentive program for renewable fuel production.

Local MP Dave van Kesteren on Friday announced the funding from the federal government’s ecoEnergy for Biofuels program for GreenField Ethanol’s facility at Chatham, Ont.

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