Graham Iddon

Suburbia on display at Orléans photo exhibit

Suburbia on display at Orléans photo exhibit

Graham Iddon had lived in rural Nova Scotia, and busy downtown streets, but the suburbs were something new to him.

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Matthew's Wish

Eleven-year-old Matthew Holmes of Russell beams as his wish to travel to Hawaii is revealed during the Orléans Wishes Committee's HaiRaiser fundraiser at Place d'Orléans on April 11. Matthew's leukemia is now in remission, but his long road to recovery continues, following three transplants and rounds of chemotherapy and radiation. He and his brother, mom and dad will spend 10 days next month in Hawaii snorkeling, deep-sea fishing, going on a helicopter ride, surfing and swimming with dolphins.

Make-a-Wish sends family to Hawaii

It wasn’t that long ago that Daril and Diana Holmes would treasure even a quick trip to the park with their son Matthew.

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Zion and Sarah

Zion and Sarah perform at the St. Matthew High School Wu Long Fashion Show fundraiser on April 16.

VIDEO: St. Matthew's students mash up at fashion show

St. Matthew students perform at the Wu Long Fashion Show.

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CNIB transitioning away from providing health-care services

Kanata resident Perpetua Quigley, CNIB co-ordinator of volunteer services, left, CNIB volunteer and former client, west Ottawa resident Mary Sweeney, CNIB chief executive officer John Rafferty, of Kanata, and Westboro resident Jane Beaumont, past chair of CNIB’s national board of directors, celebrated National Volunteer Week by recognizing dozens of Ottawa volunteers at Rideau Park United Church on April 15.

CNIB transitioning away from providing health-care services

Mary Sweeney slightly turns her head to the right. “If I do this, I don’t see you,” she said. Five years ago, the west Ottawa resident,...

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Forum condemns prisoner conditions, treatment at Innes Road jail

Shaun Shannon, a former prisoner at the Ottawa-Carleton Detention Centre, speaks at city hall on April 15 during a public forum on crowding and conditions at the Innes Road jail.

Forum condemns prisoner conditions, treatment at Innes Road jail

Imagine sleeping on a thin foam mattress on a concrete floor beside the only toilet, where urine gets splashed on you and staff and inmates...

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Police make arrest in city’s second homicide of 2015

Police have arrested a 19-year-old man in connection with the stabbing death of Connor Stevenson.

Police make arrest in city’s second homicide of 2015

On the day Connor Stevenson’s family laid him to rest, police arrested a 19-year-old man in connection with the teen’s death.

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Survivor taking strides for cancer research

Leslie Ann Black was 19 weeks pregnant with her daughter Charlotte, now almost two years old, when she was diagnosed with cervical cancer. Today, the Findlay Creek resident is preparing to take part in her third Relay for Life fundraiser at the Nepean Sportsplex on June 5.

Survivor taking strides for cancer research

Leslie Ann Black had a lot to look forward to. At 19 weeks pregnant, she and her husband had about four and a half months to wait before...

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'Ride the Rideau' charity renamed, rerouted following tragedy

Tim Kluke, president and chief executive officer of The Ottawa Hospital Foundation, left, and Dr. Jack Kitts, president and chief executive officer of The Ottawa Hospital, announced several changes to the foundation's Ride the Rideau charity event during a press conference at the hospital's General campus on April 16.

'Ride the Rideau' charity renamed, rerouted following tragedy

When Dr. Jim Walker pedals 108 kilometres this fall to raise money for cancer research, he will not only be thinking of the cause, but also...

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