What to do in a volatile market?

In a volatile market, most investors should just sit tight, according to personal finance author Jonathan Chevreau.

Aperitivo holding third birthday celebration Sept. 13

Sean McCoy of Stittsville, who owns the Aperitivo restaurant at Kanata Centrum, stands in front of his restaurant. The restaurant is holding a third birthday celebration Sept. 13.

Cameron Bisson signs with Ice Dogs

Cameron Bisson of Stittsville signs a contract with the Niagara Ice Dogs of the Ontario Hockey League. The 16-year-old was selected in the thrid round of the OHL draft last April.

Thefts leads to new food bank storage shed

Volunteers from the Kanata Home Depot store who are building a new storage shed for the Ottawa Food Bank's Community Harvest farming project near Stittsville on Thursday, Aug. 27 are, from left front row), Tom Hicks, Sarge Campagna, Jim Vellan, Jennifer Mullaly and Mike Holland and standing in the doorway behind them are Diego Ramirez and Elisa Henry.

Disability activists seek housing allowance boost

Members of Ottawa ACORN stage a protest on Aug. 28 outside the Preston Street offices of the Ontario Disability Support Program.

Pounding the pavement for Parkinson’s

Hundreds of participants take part in last year’s Parkinson SuperWalk in Britannia Park. The event returns to the west-end locale on Sept. 12.

Friendly neighbourhood Spiderman

Barrhaven’s Colin Gillespie, 12, sporting the Spiderman look, and his mother Laurie, attend a superhero party for Colin at the Boston Pizza in Barrhaven on Greenbank Road on Aug. 29. Colin was diagnosed in May 2015 with acute B cell Lymphoblastic Lymphoma. Since then Colin, and his family, have been raising money in support of Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Support Programs. The Aug. 29 party raised funds for the support programs.

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