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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Fair process

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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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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Arrest made in three vehicle crash

Ontario Provincial Police arrested a 29-year-old Mississippi Mills resident on April 7 in connection to a three-vehicle crash on Highway 417 where one driver was sent to hospital, and another fled the scene.

Arrest made after impaired drive flees scene of three-car crash

Ontario Provincial Police arrested a woman in connection to a three-car collision on Highway 417 near Eagleson Road bridge where an...

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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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Police take stock of public opinion through online survey

Ottawa police are soliciting public feedback through an online survey that they say will help shape the department’s 2016-18 business plan and address residents’ needs.

Police take stock of public opinion through online survey

Check your mail. Yours could be one of 16,000 households randomly selected to provide feedback to the Ottawa Police Service on its...

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