Kunstadt holding 18th annual tennis tournament

Javier Ruan Valdez competes in the 2013 Kunstadt Open Tennis Tournament at Glen Cairn Tennis Club. The tournament is being held for the 18th time this year with last year’s champs returning to defend their titles from Aug. 6 to 10.

Kunstadt holding 18th annual tennis tournament

GLEN CAIRN - The 18th annual Kunstadt Open Tennis Tournament will run from Aug. 6 to 10 this year, hosted by the Glen Cairn Tennis Club.

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Daredevil acts, animals to wow under the circus big top at RA Centre

Tarzan Zerbini elephant Marie provides a ride under the Big Top. The Shrine Circus is coming to the RA Centre in Ottawa, from Aug. 8 to 10.

Daredevil acts, animals to wow under the circus big top at RA Centre

OTTAWA - As a ringmaster for almost 20 years, Richard Curtis has stepped countless times into circus rings across North America wearing...

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Community music night

Mike MacKinnon performs at the first Overbrook Performers Night on July 23. The performances will take place every Wednesday night this summer.

Overbrook hosts music night every Wednesday

This summer Overbrook is showcasing its local talent.

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Head Start for Young Women

From left, Kanata’s Allie Moore, Orléans, Briana Fayad, Sandy Hill’s Jasmin Goldstein and Melissa Newitt from the Federation of Canadian Municipalities enjoy networking at a Head Start for Young Women program event on July 27 at city hall. The event featured networking and the announcement of the launch of a manual that will be used in the public school board.

Public school board to promote women in politics

News - It may be the 21st Century, but many of the barriers that kept women from entering politics over the last 100 years still exist,...

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Fresh on Wheels

Shoppers check out the goods inside an OC Transpo bus – the first stop by MarketMobile – in the park at Morrison Gardens Community House. The pilot project aims to sell fresh fruits and vegetables in four Ottawa neighbourhoods that have limited access to grocery stores.

Fresh on wheels

Oranges are on the left, lettuce is on the right, and if you’d like apples, please move a little further to the back of the bus.

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Arctic expedition an eye-opener for area students

Michaela Norgren said she went on the trip of a lifetime, travelling to the Torngat Mountains National Park in Labrador and the southern and western coasts of Greenland with Students on Ice.

Arctic expedition an eye-opener for area students

Immaculata High School student Michaela Norgren believes everyone should visit the Arctic at least once in their life.

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Developer looks to allow seniors to 'age in place'

The Taggart Group’s urban planning consultant, Nancy Meloshe, explains the company’s plans for a retirement residence at 100 Varley Ln. to Beaverbrook-area community members during a public meeting at the Kanata Beaverbrook Community Centre on July 16.

Developer looks to allow seniors to 'age in place'

BEAVERBROOK - A plan to build a retirement home next to an apartment building in Beaverbrook will allow its ageing residents to remain...

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First-year PGA golf tourney on target to break even, raise funds for military charity

John Randolph, Forces & Families Open tournament director, left, Col. Kevin Goheen, Hylands Golf Club president, and Jeff Monday, president of PGA Tour Canada, discuss preparations on July 22 at Hylands for the inaugural Forces & Families Open, which takes place at the club from Aug. 4 to 10.

First-year PGA golf tourney on target to raise funds for military charity

OTTAWA - Despite the challenges of establishing a new charitable tournament within the PGA Tour Canada lineup, organizers say they are on...

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