Drug investigation nets one arrest, bullets, drugs in South Keys

Ottawa police drug unit and tactical officers allegedly seized 50 rounds of ammunition and quantities of cocaine and marijuana and arrested an Ottawa man in South Keys on Jan. 14.

Drug investigation nets one arrest, bullets, drugs in South Keys

The arrest of an Ottawa man who police say is known to guns and gangs officers has taken a bite out of the city’s gang problem, according to...

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Long-standing issue

Osgoode candidate Davis Jermacans was just one of several candidates who campaigned to have Osgoode brought under Hydro Ottawa during last fall's municipal election.

Hydro One may have solved Osgoode’s power problems – for now

The brown-outs and flickers that have plagued Osgoode residents could be gone for good if several local fixes are successful.

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Mitzvah Day participants ready good deeds for city

Warren and Linda Melamed, seen with sons Jacob and Michael, will be chairing this year’s Mitzvah Day activities at the Soloway Jewish Community Centre on Feb. 8.

Mitzvah Day participants ready good deeds for city

Ottawa’s Jewish community is readying a list of good deeds to perform in anticipation of Mitzvah Day.

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Planning ahead

Rideau-Goulbourn Coun. Scott Moffatt held a meeting Jan. 22 to discuss possible uses for vacant lands in Manotick.

Moffatt looking at five-storey buildings, vacant lands

Rideau-Goulbourn Coun. Scott Moffatt wants to re-open the discussion about taller buildings in Manotick. As part of the consultations on...

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Corner stores

More corner stores – as well as more florists, bakeries, artists’ studios, accounting offices and more – could be opening up in a neighbourhood near you if the city follows through with a proposal to rezone almost 500 locations to allow small businesses.

Hundreds of properties to get permission for small businesses

Entrepreneurs wanting to open a small business could find a slew of potential locations if a city study on local commercial properties is...

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Riverside South to play pond hockey for Manotick man

Proceeds raised through the Riverside South Community Association’s upcoming charity pond hockey tournaments will go to Manotick resident Ryan Boutilier, who suffered a traumatic brain injury at a west end construction site in May 2013.

Riverside South to play pond hockey for Manotick man

Dozens of adults and children will soon lace up their skates to play hockey at the Spratt Park outdoor rink, and at the same time generate...

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‘Out-of-control’ man tasered and arrested in Kanata after night of drinking

Ottawa police say they were forced to Taser an ‘out of control’ man in Monahan Landing south of Bridlewood and make an arrest before sending him to hospital on Jan. 20.

‘Out-of-control’ man tasered and arrested in Kanata after night of drinking

Ottawa police say they were forced to Taser a Kanata man who was out of control following a night of drinking on Jan. 20.

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Cellphone robbery

Police released these images of a suspect in a retail robbery case where a lone male stole cellphones while brandishing a sheathed “machete type knife” on Jan. 2.

Man wielding machete robs Kanata Rogers outlet

The Ottawa police are looking for a suspect who allegedly stole cellphones from a Rogers outlet while brandishing a sheathed machete on...

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