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Canada Day 2014

A child enjoys Canada Day at Petrie Island last year.

Canada Day party moves from Petrie to Navan

This year’s Greater Orléans Canada Day party will take place at the Navan Fairgrounds instead of Petrie Island.

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Suspicious package left at police station prompts warning from cops

Ottawa police are warning people not to leave items at police stations after a cardboard box was recently left unattended at the Greenbank Road station. The situation disrupted services at the station and officers were redeployed to X-ray the item, according to police.

Suspicious package left at police station prompts warning from cops

Initially deemed suspicious, a cardboard box left unattended at the front entrance of the Greenbank Road police station has prompted police...

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UPDATE: Hunt on for white truck after cyclist killed in hit-and-run on Leitrim

Police have released a photo of a white Ford pick-up truck they say resembles the vehicle involved in a hit-and-run that killed 39-year-old Andy Nevin, as he cycled along Leitrim Road, west of Albion Road, just before 6 a.m. on June 28.

UPDATE: Hunt on for white truck after cyclist killed in hit-and-run on Leitrim

Police are on the lookout for a white Ford pick-up truck and its driver believed to have struck and killed a 39-year-old father of two as he...

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Fools to ramp up funny for anniversary season

The Company of Fools is set to perform its brand of Shakespeare’s ‘A Comedy of Errors,’ in parks across Ottawa July 2 to Aug. 15. The troupe of professional actors will be showcasing the first full-length production it performed in 1994 to celebrate its 25th anniversary.

Fools to ramp up funny for anniversary season

Twenty-five years after a small band of friends began performing William Shakespeare’s plays on street corners in downtown Ottawa, the...

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On target

Melanie McCann’s athletic career depends on excelling in five different sports. The Ottawa-based athlete will travel to Toronto in July to test her skills in modern pentathlon’s five disciplines for the 2015 Pan Am Games.

Olympic modern pentathlete to compete in second Pan Am games

Melanie McCann's training and determination paired with the support of her team of four coaches carried her to the Pan Am Games in 2011 and...

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Levelling the field

Kids play soccer at a field in Nepean. The city is proposing changes to the way to allocates sports field and ice pad times.

New sports policy levelling the playing field

The most vocal teams will soon no longer be able to lobby to make sure they get their favourite field, ice pad or time slot.

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Blackburn Hamlet Preschool

The Blackburn Hamlet Preschool, located near the arena, might get a second chance at September operations.

Blackburn Hamlet Preschool gets a second chance

The Blackburn Hamlet Preschool may get a second lease on life.

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Bank robbery caught on tape

Ottawa police are looking for help in identifying a suspect in a June 22 bank robbery in Orléans.

WATCH VIDEO: Gunman robs Orléans bank

A man with a gun robbed a bank in Orléans on June 22, and the Ottawa police are hoping the public can help identify the suspect after...

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