‘I’m going to hate him forever:’ murdered teen’s mother

Devontay Hackett of Ottawa appeared by video in Ottawa provincial court on Monday, July 21.

‘I’m going to hate him forever:’ murdered teen’s mother

OTTAWA - The mother of murdered teen Brandon Volpi hopes the man accused of the killing will be handed the maximum sentence.

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Findlay Creek residents invited to celebrate annual community fun day

With balloons in hand, Meagan Lydan, incoming president of the Findlay Creek Community Association, is ready to celebrate during Findlay Creek’s annual Community Fun Day on Aug. 4. The festivities will feature a barbecue, live music, an animal display and several activities, including pony rides and inflatable games.

Findlay Creek anticipates record-breaking fun

FINDLAY CREEK - Volunteers with the Findlay Creek Community Association are expecting the annual Findlay Creek Community Fun Day will draw a...

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'I’m going to be the first fastest runner in the world'

Bridlewood’s Tommy Des Brisay, number 11, finished his first full marathon as the fastest Ottawa resident in the Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon on May 25.

'I’m going to be the first fastest runner in the world'

KANATA - A young man from Kanata who has autism was the fastest Ottawa resident in this year’s Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon on May 25.

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Police investigating another shooting in south Ottawa

The Ottawa police guns and gangs unit is investigating after a man was shot twice in his lower extremities in the Hunt Club neighbourhood on July 17.

Police investigating another shooting in south Ottawa

HUNT CLUB - Investigators with the Ottawa police guns and gangs unit are trying to solve yet another shooting in broad daylight in south...

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Collision reporting now ‘self-serve’ with new centre

Insp. Sandra McLaren is heading up the Ottawa police Collision Reporting Centre initiative, a project expected to save police over $1 million a year, and thousands of hours of patrol time. The first centre was opened at 211 Huntmar Dr. on July 14.

Collision reporting now ‘self-serve’ with new centre

KANATA - A new Ottawa police program has motorists reporting 70 per cent of collisions to new reporting centres, the first of which opened...

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Laptops now available at all library branches

After starting off with 30 of the lightweight netbooks during a pilot project last year, the library announced July 15 it has added 114 of the devices to its collection.

Laptops now available at all library branches

OTTAWA - The Ottawa Public Library has declared laptops a success and now offers Chromebooks at every branch.

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West District Library books Aug. 6 opening

Ottawa artist Chris Griffin, left, carves a mural featuring Blanding’s turtles into wet concrete plastered on a wall at the entrance of the nearly completed West District Library, located at 2500 Campeau Dr. on July 14.

West District Library books Aug. 6 opening

KANATA - The West District Library will open for business on Aug. 6, with the opening ceremony on Aug. 23.

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Odyssey Theatre launches summer picnic and play– Image 1

Odyssey Theatre has partnered with Signatures Restaurant at Le Cordon Bleu to offer a picnic and a show in Strathcona Park this summer.

Odyssey Theatre launches summer picnic and play

Odyssey Theatre has teamed up with partners from the community to create a unique outdoor theatre experience this summer.

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