Summer 2015 Ontario festivals

8 Ontario festivals to look forward to for summer 2015

8 Ontario festivals to look forward to for summer 2015

    We made it, guys. No more parkas, ice chippers or threats of abominable snowmen in the area; it's finally time to...

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Footbridge at Mooney’s Bay Park reopens after three-year closure

The reopening of the footbridge at the south end of Mooney’s Bay Park was celebrated May 17 by Riverside Park residents Carolyn Percy-Percy-Searle, left, who has long advocated for the pedestrian bridge to reopen, River Ward Coun. Riley Brockington’s step mother, Doris Fiszer, and father, Bruce Brockington, Riley Brockington and former city councillor and long-time Riverside Park resident George Brown.

Footbridge at Mooney’s Bay Park reopens after three-year closure

Residents who have been pressing for years for the reopening of a footbridge at the south end of Mooney’s Bay Park recently had reason to...

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CHEO launches new initiative to free up ER for urgent patients

The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario recently launched its Choosing Wisely initiative, designed to educate parents about what symptoms constitute a trip to the emergency department in hopes of reducing patient wait times.

CHEO launches new initiative to free up ER for urgent patients

Sick or injured patients whose conditions don’t warrant a trip to hospital are clogging up the emergency department at the Children’s...

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'Sugar Bear' is gone

Sugar Bear, who was a familiar sign around the Stittsville Glass and Signs shop on Main Street for the past 11 years, partly because of his Ottawa Senators logo, has died due to kidney failure.

'Sugar Bear' is gone - thanks for the memories

“Sugar Bear” is gone. The Pomeranian dog who has been a fixture around the Stittsville Glass & Signs shop on Stittsville Main Street...

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Peace run goes through Stittsville

Arpan DeAngelo from New York City holds the flaming torch of the Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run as he carries the torch through Stittsville on the Trans Canada Trail May 15, passing the site of the new French Catholic high school now under construction on Abbott Street, adjacent to the trail.

Peace run goes through Stittsville

An international peace run passed through Stittsville last Friday afternoon. A lighted torch, with its flame burning, was carried along...

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Ottawa Sikh community raises money for Queensway Carleton

The Ottawa Sikh community held a first-time event, a family walk and picnic, to raise funds for the seniors unit at the Queensway Carleton Hospital.

Ottawa Sikh community raises money for Queensway Carleton

More than 500 members of the Ottawa Sikh community participated in the inaugural SEVA Family Walk and Picnic in support of Queensway...

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Fast and Female

Girls take part in a past Fast and Female event. The sports organization will host an event at the Rideau Carleton Raceway on June 6.

Fast and Female event coming to Ottawa June 6

Fast and Female, a sports organization founded by Olympic cross country skier Chandra Crawford, will host an event in Ottawa on June 6 to...

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St. Mary’s resurrects popular plant sale

St. Mary’s Anglican Church member Lynda Boland prepares flower arrangements for the church’s inaugural Flowers and High Tea event last year. This year, the church’s popular plant sale returns after a year’s absence.

St. Mary’s resurrects popular plant sale

St. Mary’s Anglican Church in Dunrobin is bringing back its annual plant sale due to popular demand.

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Cdn jets strike more Islamic State targets

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