Sobeys store owner named West Ottawa business person of the year

Allan Foget, owner of Sobeys on March Road, speaks with the crowd at the People’s Choice Business Awards on Feb. 26 after receiving the West Ottawa Board Business Person of the Year award. Foget is known for sharing his story of drug addiction and rehabilitation through the Royal Ottawa Hospital, as well as other philanthropic initiatives.

Sobeys store owner named West Ottawa business person of the year

Sobeys store owner and rehabilitated drug addict Allan Foget was named business person of the year at the 16th-annual West Ottawa Board of...

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Kanata art gallery to beauitfy Ruddy-Shenkman Hospice

From left, Kristina Voth-Childs and Ruth Cameron with the Ruddy-Shenkman Hospice meet with Wendy Russell with the Kanata Civic Art Gallery. The two organizations have banded together to give local artists a chance to share their work and give back to the community.

Kanata art gallery to beautify Ruddy-Shenkman Hospice

Work created by the Kanata Civic Art Gallery artists will soon adorn the walls of the Ruddy-Shenkman Hospice to beautify the surroundings of...

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Climate commitments

Ecology Ottawa is calling on city councillors to make good on their promise to include several climate change items in the 2015 budget.

Care about climate? Call your councillor

An environmental advocacy group is asking residents to pressure their councillor to make sure Ottawa follows through on its climate-change...

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No flow

City crews are scrambled to thaw out frozen pipes like this one displayed at a briefing on Friday, Feb. 27.

City scrambles to fix deluge of frozen pipes

City staff are asking for patience as crews scramble to deal with a flood of frozen water pipes across Ottawa.

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Senators Sports and Entertainment president Cyril Leeder says if the National Capital Commission

Senators Sports and Entertainment president Cyril Leeder says if the National Capital Commission chooses the Senators’ proposal, an arena could be ready at LeBreton Flats in five years at the earliest.

Senators could move to LeBreton in five years at earliest: Leeder

The Ottawa Senators could be playing hockey at LeBreton Flats in five years at the earliest, said the club’s president, Cyril Leeder.

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Ottawa pizza chain kicks off major food bank drive

Representatives from the Barrhaven Food Cupboard, the Kanata Food Cupboard and Mission Outaouais get together with the Ottawa Food Bank and Gabriel Pizza to launch the Pound 4 Pound campaign, where Gabriel Pizza will donate four pounds of food for every extra-large pizza sold from Feb. 20 to March 20.

Ottawa pizza chain kicks off major food bank drive

Food cupboard organizations in the Ottawa area and into Gatineau can expect thousands of pounds of food donations after local pizza...

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Kanata man arrested after threats close police stations across Ottawa

Police responded to a call in the 200 block of Pickford Drive in Katimavik on Feb. 17, and arrested a 23-year-old man in connection to threats made against officers and at least one Ottawa police station that had all stations close for about a two-hour period that day.

Kanata man arrested after threats close police stations across Ottawa

A 23-year-old Katimavik man is facing criminal charges after Ottawa police stations across the city were shut down for two hours in response...

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Bass Pro store still ‘full steam ahead’ says rep

A Taggart Realty Management sign proclaims the coming of a new shopping centre anchored by a major Cabela’s outdoor outfitter store right across the street from the Tanger Outlets shopping centre in Kanata by Highway 417 and Palladium Drive. The Tanger mall is creating opportunity for more regional retailers, said a company spokesperson.

Bass Pro store still ‘full steam ahead’ says rep

A plan to bring a Bass Pro outdoor outfitter to Kanata won’t be derailed by news a competitor plans to set up shop a few blocks away, says...

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