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Duff Crerar, Elmo Sully and Ross Campbell proudly pose in their new army uniforms after enlisting together in the spring of 1916.

Metcalfe soldier’s letters make way to digital world

In this modern age, no good piece of gossip takes very long to make its way across social media. But one hundred years ago, the best bits of...

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A parade for all

Faith group members participate in Capital Pride's 2013 parade.

Faith groups ramp up Capital Pride participation

Reverend Ross Hammond has been marching in Ottawa's Capital Pride parade for at least 10 years. For the past three, he's had his rural...

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Massive pepper grinder unveiled; Algonquin cabinetmaking students hope– Image 1

Rod Dagenais demonstrates how Algonquin College's new fivemetre pepper grinder works. The college unveiled the grinder on Aug. 14, where it was measured and submitted to the Guinness Book of World Records.

Massive pepper grinder unveiled; Algonquin cabinetmaking students hope to make Guinness Book of World Record

A group of cabinet making and furniture technician students from Algonquin College are hoping to make the Guinness Book of World Records...

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Berry caramel frozen yogurt cake great on a warm day– Image 1

Berry caramel frozen yogurt cake great on a warm day

Berry caramel frozen yogurt cake great on a warm day

All family members will love this hot-weather treat. Strawberries and frozen yogurt combine with caramel corn rice cakes to make a great...

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Edwards' Orange Lodge celebrates 100 years with makeover, party– Image 1

Ryan Campbell takes a break from painting the Loyal Orange Lodge in Edwards on Aug. 13. Campbell is giving the lodge a bit of a makeover in the lead-up to its 100th anniversary party on Aug. 24.

Edwards' Orange Lodge celebrates 100 years with makeover, party

Any centenarian will gain a few wrinkles along the way; the Orange Lodge in Edwards is no exception.

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Ghost bike fitting tribute for tragic accident– Image 1

Paddy Dussault, whose wife, Meg Dussault, died one year ago when a truck struck her bicycle at Bank Street and Riverside Drive, decorates her ghost bike memorial one year after her death.

Ghost bike fitting tribute for tragic accident

For Meg Dussault's family and friends, the spot where she died while riding her bicycle is the apex of both their pain and their peace.

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Greely soccer star heads to Real Madrid camp– Image 1

Sixteen-year-old Haydn Bechthold practices between the makeshift soccer nets in his Greely backyard on Aug. 13 before heading to Madrid, Spain.

Greely soccer star heads to Real Madrid camp

Every soccer player worth his cleats dreams of one day playing in the World Cup.

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Rideau Canoe Club paddles to provincial champ win– Image 1

At least 60 athletes with the Rideau Canoe Club competed in the Ontario Canoe Kayak Championships on the Rideau River last weekend. The Ottawa club took top honours in the provincial competition which drew more than 500 paddlers.

Rideau Canoe Club paddles to provincial champ win

Ottawa athletes paddled their way to victory on the Rideau over the weekend by clinching the Ontario Canoe Kayak Championships.

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