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Pan Am Games athletes reveal what they wanted to be growing up

Magali Harvey wanted to be a pro tennis player. She never played, but she did win Pan Am gold in the...


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Man sought for heckling TV reporter

Police looking for man who hurled vulgarities at on-air CBC reporter

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In this Oct. 14, 2014 file photo, John Oliver arrives at The 20th Annual Fulfillment Fund Stars Benefit Gala in Beverly Hills, Calif. Comedian Oliver is taking the residents of Canada's capital to task for their alleged extra-marital affairs.THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP/Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP

Comedian John Oliver pokes fun at Ottawa

Comedian John Oliver pokes fun at Ottawa amid fallout from Ashley Madison hack

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Police to patrol waterways

Ottawa police will patrol the waterways this long weekend to discourage boaters from drinking and operating a watercraft.

Police to patrol waterways this long weekend

Ottawa police will patrol the waterways this long weekend to discourage boaters from drinking and operating a watercraft.

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Bumpy road

Paving High Road and the far east section of Earl Armstrong would help commuters get downtown more quickly, Osgoode Coun. George Darouze said.

Darouze drafts grand de-congestion plan for Ottawa south

Osgoode Coun. George Darouze is hoping a few quick fixes will bring some much-needed relief for south-end commuters.

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Suspect identified

Police said distributing photo of a man wanted for several incidents of sexual assault in Barrhaven helped lead to his arrest.

UPDATE: Suspect in Barrhaven sexual assaults charged

After receiving several tips from the public, police have arrested a man suspected of sexually assaulting several women in Barrhaven between...

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Eagles fly west

Liam Kennedy was the winning pitcher as the East Nepean Eagles defeated the Thunder Bay North Side All Stars by a score of 2-1 in Lanark on July 19. The win clinched the provincial Senior Little League Championship and the Eagles are now in Coquitlam, B.C. for their second consecutive year competing in the Canadian championship.

Senior East Nepean Eagles arrive in B.C. for national championship

After winning the provincial senior league championship, East Nepean Little League’s Senior Eagles have landed in Coquitlam, B.C. to...

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Tackling hunger

Ottawa Fury FC defender Mason Trafford, left, and RedBlacks quarterback Henry Burris attend a kick-off event at the Ottawa Food Bank on July 16 for the 13th annual Purolator Tackle Hunger Game Weekend. Fans donated more than 18,000 kilograms of non-perishable food for the initiative on the July 18 weekend.

RedBlacks, Fury rally for Ottawa Food Bank

Ottawa RedBlacks and Fury FC fans have helped give a boost to the Ottawa Food Bank in its slowest months of the year.

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Grace Clark's works on display at ArtSpaceWall

Artist Grace Clark has examples of her work on display this month at the ArtSpaceWall gallery at the Stittsville branch of the Ottawa Public Library.

Grace Clark's works on display at ArtSpaceWall

This month’s exhibition on the ArtSpace Wall Gallery at the Stittsville branch of the Ottawa Public Library is entitled “Portraits and...

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Wish granted at 'Hockey 4 Wishes' Fundraiser

Joel Barrette, right, show a personalized Erik Karlsson Ottawa Senators jersey to Make-A-Wish recipient Jonah, far left, before give the jersey to him during the ceremony announcing the granting of his wish to travel to Disney World. The wish was announced during the 'Hockey 4 Wishes' marathon hockey fundraiser at the Bell Sensplex July 18. The event raised funds for Tysen Lefebvre's "Mission to a Million' raising money for Make-A-Wish Eastern Ontario to provide for the granting of 100 wishes.

Wish granted at 'Hockey 4 Wishes' Fundraiser

It’s called “Hockey 4 Wishes,” 24 hours of playing hockey to raise funds for Tysen Lefebvre’s “Mission To A Million” in support of...

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