Fresh on Wheels

Shoppers check out the goods inside an OC Transpo bus – the first stop by MarketMobile – in the park at Morrison Gardens Community House. The pilot project aims to sell fresh fruits and vegetables in four Ottawa neighbourhoods that have limited access to grocery stores.

Fresh on wheels

Oranges are on the left, lettuce is on the right, and if you’d like apples, please move a little further to the back of the bus.

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Arctic expedition an eye-opener for area students

Michaela Norgren said she went on the trip of a lifetime, travelling to the Torngat Mountains National Park in Labrador and the southern and western coasts of Greenland with Students on Ice.

Arctic expedition an eye-opener for area students

Immaculata High School student Michaela Norgren believes everyone should visit the Arctic at least once in their life.

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Developer looks to allow seniors to 'age in place'

The Taggart Group’s urban planning consultant, Nancy Meloshe, explains the company’s plans for a retirement residence at 100 Varley Ln. to Beaverbrook-area community members during a public meeting at the Kanata Beaverbrook Community Centre on July 16.

Developer looks to allow seniors to 'age in place'

BEAVERBROOK - A plan to build a retirement home next to an apartment building in Beaverbrook will allow its ageing residents to remain...

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First-year PGA golf tourney on target to break even, raise funds for military charity

John Randolph, Forces & Families Open tournament director, left, Col. Kevin Goheen, Hylands Golf Club president, and Jeff Monday, president of PGA Tour Canada, discuss preparations on July 22 at Hylands for the inaugural Forces & Families Open, which takes place at the club from Aug. 4 to 10.

First-year PGA golf tourney on target to raise funds for military charity

OTTAWA - Despite the challenges of establishing a new charitable tournament within the PGA Tour Canada lineup, organizers say they are on...

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Pineview group planning eventful year– Image 1

Pineview Community Association's board members wrap up a successful third meeting at the Loblaws Gloucester Centre on July 14. The new board formed in April and have been working hard at building its membership and hosting events for the community, including most recently, its first Canada Day party.

Pineview group planning eventful year

Pineview residents had better get ready to party because the new community association wants to host more family-fun events for the entire...

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Wellington West BIA gets bike-friendly nod– Image 1

FILE The Wellington West Business Improvement Area has been granted a 'bike-friendly' designation from the Ontario By Bike Network for its efforts to foster cycling in the area, including working to have street corral for parking installed this summer.

Wellington West BIA gets bike-friendly nod

If you've been seeing more cyclists on the roads in and around Wellington West Village, it isn't your imagination. More people are getting...

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Water Garden tour celebrates decade of helping Royal Ottawa– Image 1

Jerika Bradford, with the Canadian Wildlife Federation Pond in Kanata, talks about the work the organization and shows offthe fifth stop in the annual Ottawa Water Garden tour on July 12.

Water Garden tour celebrates decade of helping Royal Ottawa

Organizers of the 10th annual Water Garden tour are hoping to match last year's fundraising numbers.

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Blasting away the past; Sir John Carling building comes down in impres– Image 1

Sir John Carling Building, the former Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada headquarters on Carling Ave, comes down in an impressive controlled demolition on July 13.

Blasting away the past; Sir John Carling building comes down in impressive implosion

There's no doubt spectators were having a blast in the early hours of July 13, when demolition experts pressed the terminal button to bring...

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Preschool Picnics at the Museum

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