NAC lowers flag

The National Arts Centre lowered its flag on Oct. 2 in memory of Max Keeping, who passed away on Oct. 1 after a long fight with cancer.

City mourns

Veteran news anchor and champion for children, Max Keeping, who anchored the annual CHEO Telethon for more than 25 years, passed away Oct. 1 at the age of 73 after a long battle with cancer.

Ottawa Lions Club

Ken Porter (left to right) stands with Andy McInnis, Gerard Mach and Ray Elrick. Mach died on Sept. 22.

Schools go digital

Tammy Doyle, a Grade 1 teacher at St. Thomas More Catholic elementary school in Hunt Club Park, watches one of her former students, Alexa Connolly, now in Grade 2, play a computer game and, at the same time, learn how to code on a school tablet on Sept. 24. The Canadian Education Association will spend the next three months studying how the Ottawa Catholic School Board is using technology at all of its schools to enhance learning.

Summer reading reaches new heights at Munster Library

Susan McDonald, librarian at the Munster branch of the Ottawa Public Library, and long time Munster library volunteer John MacDonald, stand in front of the tree house display which MacDonald made and which was on display in the library this summer to publicize the TD Summer Reading Program.

Police blitz nets 89 distracted drivers

As part of the Leave the Phone Alone distracted driving enforcement campaign, Ottawa police officers conducted a city-wide enforcement blitz targeting drivers using cell phones on Sept. 23.

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Federal Election

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Ottawa Geek Market

Sat Oct 3 | 10:00 AM

CCHA - Eastern Ontario Open House

Sun Oct 4 | 1:00 PM

Blessing of the Animals

Sun Oct 4 | 2:00 PM

Autumn Impressions

Sun Oct 4 | 7:30 PM

Teen LGBTQ+ Book Club

Mon Oct 5 | 6:30 PM

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Tue Oct 6 | 6:30 PM

Bridge for Pleasure

Tue Oct 6 | 7:00 PM

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