Mural

Artists and local officials gather to celebrate the unveiling of a new graffiti mural on the east side of the Metcalfe Street underpass below Highway 417. From left: Capital Coun. David Chernushenko, Somerset Coun. Diane Holmes, Cassandra Dickie of Ottawa Urban Arts, Ottawa Centre MPP Yasir Naqvi, artist Mike Davies, transportation committee chairman Keith Egli and Mayor Jim Watson.

Mayor calls for more murals

A new series of underpass murals is giving graffiti its first chance to be recognized as public art, according to one of the artists...

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New dance studio opens in the Glebe

Kailena Van De Nes dream come true -- opening her dance studio is almost complete. The dance teacher will officially open the doors to her Glebe studio in September.

New dance studio opens in the Glebe

The Glebe has just gained its first professional dance studio.

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Airport O-Train link could hurt south Ottawa service: asssociation

Concerns have been raised that a possible extension of the O-Train to the Ottawa airport could impact train frequency to a proposed new stop at Leitrim, which would service Findlay Creek residents.

Airport O-Train link could hurt south Ottawa service: association

FINDLAY CREEK - An O-Train extension to the Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport could reduce service to the city’s southern...

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Back to the drawing board

OC Transpo’s manager of transit planning, Pat Scrimgeour, shows one of two new bus route alternatives to more than 30 residents who attended a meeting at the Beaverbrook branch library on Aug. 20.

Back to the drawing board

KANATA - OC Transpo says it is trying to deal with increasing ridership in north Kanata without spending more money.

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Barrhaven Oktoberfest to have world’s largest beer tent

This year’s Oktoberfest celebrations could have the world’s largest beer tent said organizer Dwight Brown.

Barrhaven Oktoberfest to have world’s largest beer tent

BARRHAVEN - This year’s Oktoberfest celebrations could have the world’s largest beer tent said organizer Dwight Brown.

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New French Catholic school coming to Avalon

Teaching staff at Alain-Fortin school join MPP Marie-France Lalonde and French Catholic school board chair Denis Poirier after they announced Alain-Fortin 2, a second elementary school for the area, will start construction in the spring.

New French Catholic school coming to Avalon

ORLEANS - Teaching staff were pulled into the library at Alain-Fortin school following the end of the first day back to school to learn a...

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Local connection

Duff Crerar, Elmo Sully and Ross Campbell proudly pose in their new army uniforms after enlisting together in the spring of 1916.

Metcalfe soldier’s letters make way to digital world

In this modern age, no good piece of gossip takes very long to make its way across social media. But one hundred years ago, the best bits of...

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Baker's battle

Greely residents Veronique and Mike Ayling opened their Manotick bakery in August, despite Veronique's ongoing health battles.

Lyme disease can’t keep Manotick baker down

Veronique Ayling has been dreaming of her own cupcake shop for the better part of a decade.

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