Young at Art awards

Earl of March Secondary School student Rainy Gou receives the Senior Award for Drawing during the Young at Art awards on May 13 for her drawing Solemn Silence. She received the award from Kanata North Counc. Marianne Wilkinson, left, Knoxdale-Merivale Coun. Keith Egli, Mayor Jim Watson and Kanata South Coun. Allan Hubley.

Kanata artists recognized at Young at Art awards

Some of Kanata’s most artistic teens were recognized with awards on May 13 after having their work displayed in the cross-city Young at Art...

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Service review

Para Transpo may allow people with cognitive disabilities to use the service depending on the results of a service review this year.

Para Transpo to review who can ride

Transferring three times to get to work is trying at the best of times. Transferring that much with a cognitive disability could be...

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Gotta go

A precast concrete washroom like this one would be usable three seasons of the year and cost the city about $125,000 to install.

City's gotta go with more toilets: McKenney

When you’ve gotta go, you’ve gotta go – and Somerset Coun. Catherine McKenney is hoping the city will go towards installing public toilets...

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Family Fun Day delivers $3,700 to Tysen Lefebvrew

A recent Family Fun Day at the Stittsville Shoper Centre on Stittsville Min Street raised $3,700 which was presented to Tysen Lefebvrew for his "Mission to Million" campaign. Here, Tysen happily accepts the funds from participating merchants.

Family Fun Day delivers $3,700 to Tysen Lefebvre

It was a great day for more reasons than one. The third annual Family Fun Day at the Stittsville Shopping Centre (Shoppers Drug Mart...

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Ron Gardner – A long time in the making

Ron Gardner, director of Rural Root’s spring production, That Darn Plot!

Ron Gardner – A long time in the making

Ron Gardner - passionate about all things theatre - is currently directing Rural Root’s spring play, That Darn Plot!, which opens to the...

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Art of quilting alive in Stittsville

Mary Lajoie, left, who designs quilts, and Shirley Lambert, hold up a quilt entitled 'Blue Dogwood' which Lajoie designed and Lambert made. Both are members of the Poole Creek Quilters.

Art of quilting showcased in Stittsville

Quilting is alive and well in Stittsville. Indeed, it’s more than “alive and well.” It’s booming! Just ask the Poole Creek Quilters, a...

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30th for food cupboard

Kanata Food Cupboard volunteer Nancy Swanson takes a look at the next bag of donated food she will help sort through at the food cupboard’s warehouse in north Kanata on May 13. The food cupboard will be celebrating Swanson and people like her during the Kanata Food Cupboard’s 30th anniversary barbecue on May 30.

Bittersweet 30th anniversary for Kanata Food Cupboard

If you ask the Kanata Food Cupboard’s client coordinator, or some of the people responsible for starting up the organization 30 years ago,...

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New hotel proposed for King Edward Avenue

A nine-storey hotel proposed for the corner of King Edward Avenue and St. Patrick Street would include 167 suites and two levels of underground parking.

New hotel proposed for King Edward Avenue

Developers have redrawn a proposal to build a hotel at 364 St. Patrick St. after acquiring four adjacent properties to the lot.

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News From Beyond Ottawa Region

Canada

B.C. terror trial to hear closing arguments

Closing arguments expected this week in trial of alleged B.C. terrorism plotters

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Polish president concedes defeat after exit poll released

Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski concedes defeat to right-wing challenger

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Ontario

Talks resume for London city workers and city

London city workers say they are willing to negotiate ahead of proposed strike

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Ontario

Boy, 13, injured in Toronto shooting

Boy, 13, hospitalized after shooting in north-end Toronto

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World

Florida woman released in jailing over son's circumcision

Florida woman released after 9 nights in jail in long-running fight over son's circumcision

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Ontario

Woman, 22, killed in gold mine accident

Woman, 22, killed in underground rail accident at gold mine near Timmins, Ont

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Ontario

Man shot in stomach in downtown Toronto

Man in hospital with gunshot wound to stomach after shooting in downtown Toronto

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Ontario

Teachers impasse disappointing: minister

Education minister remains committed to negotiated secondary teachers settlement

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Canada

Alberta fire slows plane crash investigation

Fire limits ability of investigators to reach scene of Alberta plane crash

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Events In Ottawa Region

Public Forum

Tue May 26 | 7:30 PM

Metamorphosis Eco-Fashion Show

Wed May 27 | 6:00 PM

Don Quixote

Fri May 29 | 7:30 PM

Open Jam

Fri May 29 | 7:30 PM

Upcoming Events

Sat May 30 | 7:00 AM

Country Place Annual Community...

Sat May 30 | 8:00 AM

Bel-Air Community Yard Sale

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