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Cumberland Coun. Stephen Blais wants Hydro Ottawa to be allowed to bid on rural customers still served by the provincial distributor.

Let Hydro Ottawa bid on rural customers: Blais

For Ottawa’s 45,000 rural residents still served by Hydro One, it’s a tale of two cities.

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Record numbers expected to geek out at Ottawa Comiccon

Ottawa Comiccon program director Cliff Caporale is ‘attacked’ by Robert Englund, left, best known for his role as Freddy Krueger in the Nightmare on Elm Street movies, during the 2014 Ottawa Comiccon in a coveted photo op with The Evil Dead actor Bruce Campbell, middle, while Ottawa Comiccon programming co-ordinator Jean-Marc Pellerin is ‘choked’ by Kane Hodder, a.k.a. Jason from the Friday the 13th movies. The Ottawa Comiccon returns to the EY Centre May 8 to 10.

Record numbers expected to geek out at Ottawa Comiccon

The stars are aligning for Ottawa geeks.

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Lost and found

The park and fly at 3600 Uplands had all of its 19 way-finding signs removed last year because of a complaint from the Ottawa Airport Authority. Council passed an interim plan to reinstate seven signs on April 15.

Park and fly signs a ‘compromise’: owner

Seven signs will find their way back to city street corners this spring to point drivers toward the Park’N Fly on Uplands Drive.

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ITR performes

The cast of Nurse Jane Goes to Hawaii takes a break during a rehearsal Wednesday, April 15. From the back row is: Andrea Jermacans (as Vivian Bliss), Tim Thibeault (as Bill Scant), Kerrie Whitehurst (as Betty Scant), Len Trembley (as Edgar Chisholm), on couch - Liz Szucs (as Peggy Scant), Jane Brownrigg (as Doris Chisholm), and down in front is Ian Bell (as Peter Prior).

Classic Canadian farce ready to take centre stage in Osgoode

As Canadian stage roles for an actress go, the character of Vivian in Nurse Jane Goes to Hawaii is a doozy.

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Author Charlotte Gray

Writer Charlotte Gray shared her love of Canadian history at a special event held at Manotick’s United Church on April 15.

Gray can’t get enough of Canada’s unique stories

Non-fiction author Charlotte Gray has a deceptively simple goal when she writes a book.

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Anti-vax switch

The seven youngest members of the Hills family, ranging from 10 months old to 10 years old, recently contracted whooping cough just days before their parents had scheduled them to be vaccinated. Parents Tara and Gavin were convinced to leave the anti-vax side of the vaccination issue after researching.

Family with whooping cough out of isolation

When Tara Hills first decided to write a blog post detailing her decision to have her seven kids vaccinated, she never thought her story...

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Sweet peppers make penne peperonata a classic

Sweet peppers make penne peperonata a classic

Sweet peppers make penne peperonata a classic

Sweet peppers are even sweeter in this simple but delicious Italian classic.

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Suspect arrested after four banks hit in eight days

Ottawa police have made an arrest after four banks in the south and east end of the city were targeted in eight days.

Suspect arrested after four banks hit in eight days

Police have made an arrest following their hunt for a male suspect they allege robbed three banks and tried to rob another – all in the...

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