Pierre Cléroux

Pierre Cléroux, vice-president of research and chief economist at BDC, explains a new online diagnostic tool that help small businesses gauge their productivity and efficiency levels during a presentation on Oct. 20.

Space to expand

On Oct. 24, the Royal Canadian Geographical Society signed the lease to officially take possession of the former Canada and the World Pavilion building on Sussex Avenue. Chief executive officer of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society and Canadian Geographic Enterprises John Geiger and National Capital Commission chief executive officer Mark Kristmanson sign the lease.

Sens Rink

Students of W.E. Gowling Public School and officials yell "Go Sens Go," during the groundbreaking of the Sens Rink to be located at Alexander Park in Carlington on Oct. 20.

Jean Preston

Jean Preston (right) meets Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Oct. 5. The centenarian visited Parliament with MP Karen McCrimmon to celebrate turning 100 years old in May.

New charges

Police laid additional sexual assault charges against retired teacher Donald Greenham on Oct. 18., stemming from incidents alleged to have taken place between 1971 and 1981. Back on Aug. 22, Greenham was originally charged with 14 counts of sexual assault and indecency.

Autonomous vehicles

City council approved a motion to research and submit a plan to the province to allow autonomous vehicle testing on public roads, beginning in the Kanata North Business Park.

Low numbers

Enrolment at Gloucester High School will be up for review with the public school board this fall. The board will be undertaking a multi-year accommodation review looking at west elementary schools and two east-end high schools – Gloucester and Rideau High School.

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