Conversations with a Rattlesnake

Theo Fleury and Kim Barthel speak to students at Frank Ryan Catholic Elementary School on Jan. 21.

Theo Fleury talks trauma and healing at Nepean school

When teacher Kevin McNamara sent a message to Theo Fleury on Twitter, asking the former NHL player to come speak to his students, he wasn’t...

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Police depend on residents to make the right call

Constables Rebecca Vanderwater and Mahamud Elmi, south Ottawa-based community police officers, say more people need to pick up the phone and report incidents and suspicious activity.

Police depend on residents to make the right call

Doing the right thing is as easy as picking up the phone and knowing what number to call.

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A different road to Canada’s Olympic team

Lorraine Lafrenière, left, and Anne Merklinger, the current head of Own the Podium, hang out at the CBC Olympic studio during the Sochi Winter Olympics in 2014. Both women were named to the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity’s Most Influential Women list for 2014.

A different road to Canada’s Olympic team

As a member of Canada’s Olympic team on many occasions, Morgan’s Grant resident Lorraine Lafrenière says perhaps the most powerful thing she...

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An all-ages event

Noah McKerracher and Kathy Raymond work together at last year's inaugural Generations event at the Osgoode Youth Association. This year's event takes place on Feb. 17.

Generations come together for Family Day

Not every old man is grumpy, and not all kids are up to no good: that’s the message the Osgoode Youth Association and the Rural Ottawa South...

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Hoping to grow

A recreation group in Manotick is fundraising to expand the arena's dressing room area and the community hall above it.

Arena expansion project heating up

If you want something done, you’ve got to do it yourself: that’s the attitude a new alliance of community and recreational groups have taken...

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Supper, music make for 'fabulous night'

Michael McSheffrey, left, sings and plays the guitar while Adam McSheffrey plays a hand drum as they perform at the 'Send a Child to Camp Coffee House' at the St. Philip Parish Hall in Richmond Jan. 24.

Supper, music make for 'fabulous night' in Richmond

“Fabulous, fabulous night.” This is how Rev. Bob Poole summed up the “Send A Child To Camp Coffee House” in support of the parish’s Peru...

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The WITS program at Greely Elementary

School resource officer Cst. Kevin McKale gives Greely Elementary School student Gabrielle Marleau a badge and special handshake during an anti-bullying presentation.

Greely Elementary launches anti-bullying program

Greely Elementary students are introduced to a new anti-bullying campaign.

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Historical society

Flanking the Stittsville Goulbourn Historical Society's banner at the society's January meeting Jan. 20 are Randy Maguire, left, of Harvest Moon Orchard near Carp who was the guest speaker, and Ian Frei, who is the president of the horticultural society.

Historical society learns all about care of apple trees

- Johnny Appleseed is a legendary American pioneer nursery man who introduced apple trees to areas of the United States in the early 19 th...

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Winning $10m ticket bought in Markham

Winning ticket for $10 million Lotto 6/49 jackpot bought in Markham

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Ontario bargains amid tight constraints

Ontario public sector bargaining expected to be lengthy amid tight constraints

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One dead, one injured in Cobourg crash

One dead, one injured after truck hits pedestrians in Peterborough

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Two hurt in suspicious fire in Guelph

Two people injured, one seriously in suspicious house fire in Guelph

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Woman charged after crash with baby in car

Woman charged with impaired driving after crash with baby in car

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3 in custody following gunfire in Ottawa

3 people in custody after shots fired in Ottawa neighbourhood, police say

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Bieber auction to raise money for food bank

Justin Bieber personal items on auction to help Stratford, Ont., food bank

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Mother dies after being pulled from B.C. river

Mother dies, seven-month-old son critical after being pulled from B.C. river

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