SIU investigates

The Special Investigations Unit is investigating an incident where a 37-year-old-man suffered medical distress during a confrontation with police outside 55 Hilda St. on July 24. The police watchdog is asking anyone with information to contact them.

Firefighters to the rescue

Ottawa fire services sector chief Bill Bell (with dog) and firefighters Brian Lowden, Tobias Riehle, Victor Jannack, Serge Langlois, Stephanie Clarke, assistant deputy chief Chris Burke, Corey Maverick Little, Jason Vaughn, public information officer Danielle Cardinal (with dog Kayla), Matt Baker, Kris Haynes, Steve Wood, Wayne Flieler, Lieut. Dennis Gamble and Wade Wallace with the cheque for the Walker family.

Riverside South Lifestyle Four-on-Four Road Hockey Tournament

Gloucester-South Nepean Coun. Michael Qaqish, left, Jordan Ayoub, Josh Bousada, and Scott Thiel, president of the Riverside South Community Association are inviting Riverside South and Findlay Creek residents to participate in the first ever Riverside South Lifestyle Four-on-Four Road Hockey Showdown at Boothfield Park on Aug. 13.

On track

Anthony Penner, 14, was surprised with an Action Trackchair by Make-A-Wish Eastern Ontario. Anthony knew he was finidng out which of his wishes choices were being granted, but he didn't know he was actually recieving the wish on the spot. The Playing it Forward for Wishes event was held on July 24 at the Metcalfe Golf and Country Club.

Holly Myers

Organic master gardener Holly Myers will host an open house and information session on the community garden at the West Carleton Legion Wednesday, July 27, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Mural generating community engagement

Ottawa community police officer Const. Stephanie Lemieux stands in front of a new graffiti art mural at the Mac’s plaza in Heatherington. The work of art has not only transformed a plain brown brick wall into a series of iconic Ottawa images, it is also designed to foster neighbourhood pride and fight crime.

$15,700 raised and still counting for fourth annual Motorcycle Ride for Autism Ottawa

Ten year old autism advocate Charlotte Gough addresses motorcycle riders at the fourth annual Motorcycle Ride for Autism Ottawa which started and finished in Stittsville on July 16.

New Family Medicine residents in Winchester

Dr. Rebekah Murphy, Dr. Megan Argue and Dr. Christine Nadeau are the newest family medicine residents to join the Winchester District Memorial Hospital (WDMH) team.

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