Mama bear

After years a part mama bear will be re-joining her cubs at the corner of Sparks and Metcalfe Streets. The move will begin on Sept. 27 around 7 a.m. and will take about two days, with the mother bear next to her cubs by 7 p.m. on Sept. 29.

150th flame

Guy Laflamme executive director of the Ottawa 2017 Bureau (left), Monique Giroux, marketing vice-president with CIBC and Mayor Jim Watson take a look at the design for a cauldron that will stand in front of the memorial gardens starting Dec. 31. The design was unveiled on Sept. 22.

Engineering know-how

North Gower resident Parker Armstrong is putting his engineering training to good use and he hasn’t even graduated yet from Carleton University. The third-year student helped construct school classrooms and designed a washroom for the building for impoverished children in Nicaragua this summer.

OC Transpo top brass cautiously optimistic about uptick in ridership

Gloucester-Southgate Coun. Diane Deans said she’s made peace with the fact that O-Trains won’t be coming every eight minutes – but she’d like for people to know when they’re leaving.

Kijiji robberies

Police have arrested two men in connection with two Sept. 19 robberies that started with the sale of cell phones through Kijiji, an online classified advertising service. The two men now face several robbery and weapons charges.

Civic consultation

Mark Kristmanson, CEO of the National Capital Commission, addresses a crowd of about 400 people during the NCC's public consultation on the site selection process for a new Ottawa Hospital Civic campus.

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