School zone

Between school buses and commuter traffic, Long Island Road is too dangerous for pedestrians during rush hour, according to resident Mary Jane Maffini.

Long Island paving not enough: residents

When Manotick resident Mary Jane Maffini looks out her window onto Long Island Road, she sees a constant stream of traffic heading into the...

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Meet Ottawa’s new fire chief

Ottawa’s new fire chief Gerry Pingitore comes to the table with close to four decades of experience, having risen through the ranks as both a volunteer and career firefighter. The West Carleton resident was appointed to the position on Feb. 23.

Meet Ottawa’s new fire chief Gerry Pingitore

Ottawa’s new fire chief Gerry Pingitore comes to the table with close to four decades of experience, having risen through the ranks as both...

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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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Delayed arrival

One of six new trains arrive at Carleton station Monday morning with Transit Commission chairman Stephen Blais, left, and OC Transpo general manager John Manconi aboard. The train was delayed half an hour because of a signal glitch.

UPDATED: Switch glitch shuts down O-Train line day after launch

It was a tough go for OC Transpo staff hoping to finally launch the expanded Trillium O-Train line this week.

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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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Shelley Jones

Shelley Jones creates allergen-free baked goods.

Cupcake shop offers allergen-free baked goods

North Gower baker creates baked goods with an eye on allergys

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Full circle

Manotick dancer Chris Stuewe is leading the choreography for the Greely Players' production of Peter Pan this spring.

South Carleton alumni comes full circle with Peter Pan

Dancer and choreographer Chris Stuewe is finding himself back where it all started as he tackles the choreography for the Greely Players’...

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Rural roots

Greely resident Jordan Kennedy, left, and his sketch comedy partner Brian Crosby will return to the Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival this March for 10th anniversary celebrations.

Greely comedian explores rural roots at Toronto festival

Greely native Jordan Kennedy will breathe new life into that age-old debate between city dwellers and rural folk during two performances at...

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Fiddler on The Roof

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The Art of Music

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