Giant map helps reveal Canada’s true Arctic

Grade 5 students from St. Gabriel School in Kanata test out the Canadian Museum of Nature’s giant Arctic floor map at the museum on Dec. 16. The map, part of the museum’s Arctic Alive: Explore the natural history of Canada’s Arctic, is part of holiday programming at the museum from Dec. 26 to Jan. 4.

Giant map helps reveal Canada’s true Arctic

The Canadian Museum of Nature has created a way for all Canadian children to have the opportunity to explore the Arctic -- right from the...

See More
Breakfast fundraiser reaches new heights

Jan Pronko dishes up some bacon and hash browns at the 2014 Snowflake Breakfast at the Centre Pauline-Charron on Dec. 5. The annual event raises money for Partage Vanier Food Bank. Many community volunteers as well as politicians and police served coffee during the event.

Breakfast fundraiser reaches new heights

Support for Vanier’s local food bank improved significantly this year at its annual fundraiser breakfast.

See More
Ashbury students give back to kids in need

Ashbury College Grade 12 students Michelle Rhodes and Alyssa Satterthwaite finish packing backpacks for the Youth Services Bureau on Dec. 8. Each year the school participates in St. Matthews’s Church project Angels with Backpacks, which supports youth between the ages of 12 and 20 who are unstably housed or living on the street.

Ashbury students give back to kids in need

Christopher Watt was only 15 years-old when he first came to the Youth Services Bureau. Having left home because of a bad situation,...

See More
Ottawa city hall

Ottawa city hall.

Second-term councillors take on leadership roles

City council approved the members and leaders for its committees and boards during its Dec. 10 meeting.

See More
National Arts Centre to get new Elgin entrance, upgrades

A new glass main entrance on Elgin Street is the main feature of a $110.5 million renovation of the National Arts Centre designed by architect Donald Schmitt.

National Arts Centre to get new Elgin entrance, upgrades

The National Arts Centre will be getting a bigger and better facelift than previously planned thanks to a $110.5 million investment from the...

See More
CityFolk new name for Ottawa's folk festival

Serena Ryder performs at this year’s Ottawa Folk Festival held at Hog’s Back Park. Festival organizers have announced a move to Lansdowne Park and a name change for 2015.

Folkfest moves to Glebe, changes name to CityFolk

The Ottawa Folk Festival will move and change its name for 2015.

See More
City governance

Changes to city governance are on the way following a 287-page review.

Councillors question cuts to frequency of meetings

Members of the public should have a chance to comment on a proposal to reduce the number of regular meetings held by city bodies that...

See More
AIDS committee moves into Old Ottawa East

The AIDS Committee of Ottawa is settling into its new location at 19 Main St. in Old Ottawa East.

AIDS committee moves into Old Ottawa East

The AIDS Committee of Ottawa finally has a new home in Old Ottawa East – just in time for World AIDS Day.

See More

Talk To Us

Events In Ottawa Region

Upcoming Events

Sat Dec 20 | 9:00 PM

Launch the Xmas Season with...

Sun Dec 21 | 3:30 PM

Christmas with Music and...

See More...

In Your Neighbourhood Today

SPONSORED CONTENT View More

Ottawa Region Top Jobs

Find swimming pools, community centres, and more in your area