Earth Hour 2015

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6 Reasons to Participate in Earth Hour 2015

    On Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 8:30pm people in 162 countries around the world will be shutting their lights off for...

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Heritage building

The city’s built heritage sub-committee has designated the City of Ottawa workshops at 7 Bayview Road a heritage building. The space will be renovated and updated to house the city’s new Innovation Centre by 2016.

Bayview yards deemed heritage ahead of innovation hub project

The City of Ottawa Workshops building in Mechanicsville is set to return to its former glory as a key employment hub after the city’s built...

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Emergency funding

Somerset Coun. Catherine McKenney passed a motion to give day program providers access to $50,000 in the wake of federal cuts.

City opens $50K slush fund for homeless drop-in centres

Council has agreed to carve up $50,000 between a handful of local organizations running day programs for the city’s homeless population, in...

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Infill rules

The city's mature neighbourhood bylaw is now just waiting for OMB approval to close a five-year process to regulate infill developments in older communities.

Council endorses mature neighbourhoods infill bylaw

A five-year saga to determine how infill should be built in Ottawa’s mature neighbourhoods has come to a close – almost.

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Award

From left, CHEO president Alex Munter, Coun. Jody Mitic, Carleton University Sign Student Society president David MacMillan and chair of CHEO board of trustees Erin Crowe at the CHEO Healthy Kids Awards on March 25 at Funhaven.

CHEO recognizes leaders in child health

Organizations from all over Eastern Ontario were recognized for keeping kids healthy in a wide variety of ways by CHEO on March 25.

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7 Clarence St.

The NCC’s final plan for a building at 7 Clarence St. has been accepted by community groups.

New Clarence Street NCC building wins approval

The National Capital Commission is one step closer to building a new building at 7 Clarence St., where Memories Restaurant once stood – and...

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Fury Fanatics

Sparky, the Ottawa Fury FC mascot, celebrates the beginning of the upcoming season, surrounded by young soccer players who are set to get free seasons tickets this year. The club unveiled of this year’s squad at a fan fest event at TD Place on March 21.

Ottawa Fury launch ‘Fanatics’ program

Starting this year, all registered soccer players aged 14 and under in the region will get free seasons tickets to Ottawa Fury FC home...

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Thomas Scrubb

Thomas Scrubb speaks at a rally on March 23, celebrating a fifth consecutive CIS championship by Carleton University’s Men’s basketball team.

Carleton University Ravens celebrate fifth consecutive championship

Celebrating Carleton University’s fifth consecutive men’s basketball championship was a bittersweet affair for Thomas Scrubb.

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