Steve Pickard defeated 2008 candidate Matt Daudlin in a battle of the sons of former Liberal MP's. Pickard is a Chatham-Kent municipal councillor.
University of New Brunswick prof Wendy Robbins is going after the Liberal nomination in Fredricton. Robbins was a co-founder of the Women's Studies program at UNB and has been an active member of Equal Voice Canada and was a recipent of the Persons Award in honour of her work in promoting gender equality.
2008 Liberal candidate Ken Cole (not to be confused with Mississauga South's very own Ken Cole, was has ran for the NDP 4 times both federally and provincially) will be acclaimed today as the candidate for Prince Edward-Hastings.
News for the Tories from Welland, with Lenna Villella joining St. Catherines regional councillor Bruce Timms for the nomination. Villella is a business owner and has been involved with many local social activst groups. The nomination meeting will be Sept. 17.