Ten easy tips for having a great vegetable garden this summer

Ten easy tips for having a great vegetable garden this summer

Ten easy tips for having a great vegetable garden this summer

  1. Pick the right spot When it comes to gardens, it's location, location, location. The key is making sure your garden...

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Brew Donkey finds self in bureaucratic bind

Ottawa startup brewery tour and online delivery service Brew Donkey has found itself the target of a provincial tourism body, forcing them to end their paid brewery tours.

Brew Donkey finds self in bureaucratic bind

Bradley Campeau is seeking a solution after being forced to end his paid brewery tour business.

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Retirement isn’t for ‘The General’

Ken 'The General' Grant is set to release an autobiographical book that chronicles his life from his early childhood in Montreal to his days as a broadcaster at CFRA.

Retirement isn’t for ‘The General’

If there is one word that Ken “The General” Grant hates, it’s “retirement.”

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Kanata bank robbery suspect

The man pictured here is a suspect in a Kanata bank heist that saw a lone black male enter a bank on Earl Grey Dr. on May 2 and leave with an undisclosed quantity of cash. Police are looking for assistance in identifying the man.

Police have high hopes of catching Kanata bank robber

Ottawa police are asking for help in finding a suspect after a bank at Kanata Centrum was robbed on May 2. With several photos giving a...

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Start of cycling season spurs Alta Vista cycling safety blitz

Alta Vista Coun. Jean Cloutier hands out cycling safety goodies to Alta Vista resident Anouk Bertner and her son, Felix Brunet, almost 2, during a cycling safety blitz at the corner of Industrial Avenue and Alta Vista Drive on May 14.

Start of cycling season spurs Alta Vista cycling safety blitz

Cyclists were recently treated to all the bells and whistles, or rather, bells, reflective bands and lights, during a cycling safety blitz...

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Going grand the only way to go big: OMB

The Ontario Minicipal Board rejected Mizrahi Developments’ proposed condo, but left the door open to a replacement of similar height.

Going grand the only way to go big: OMB

The future of the proposed Mizrahi development site on Wellington Street West is still unclear following an Ontario Municipal Board ruling.

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Police launch ‘positive ticketing’ campaign

St. Patrick’s High School students, from left, Belal Chamseddine, 16, Bellal Wehbe, 18, and Karen Mamani, 18, receive vouchers for free Froster slush drinks from Ottawa south community police officer Const. Moe Elmi during their lunch break on May 26.

Police launch ‘positive ticketing’ campaign

Police were waiting for lunching high school students outside of a Mac’s Convenience store on Alta Vista Drive on May 26 to hand out...

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Growth mindset about facing challenges

Students explain what they’ve learned about having a growth mindset.

Growth mindset about facing challenges, making mistakes: students

When the world says, “Give up,” hope whispers, “Try one more time.”

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Toronto police officer charged with assault

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