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12 pets ready for the holidays

12 pets ready for the holidays

  As the rest of us trim the tree and rush to finish that last minute shopping, these holiday-ready pets are all set for the big...

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Police pull 10 drinking drivers off the road

The first impaired driving arrest at a Niagara Regional Police RIDE Saturday night came after a driver passed a cruiser going 40 km/h over the speed limit. He later admitted to police he drank "way too much".

Driver tells cop he drank "way too much" during RIDE stop

Police pull 10 drivers off the road at Niagara checkpoints

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Giant map helps reveal Canada’s true Arctic

Grade 5 students from St. Gabriel School in Kanata test out the Canadian Museum of Nature’s giant Arctic floor map at the museum on Dec. 16. The map, part of the museum’s Arctic Alive: Explore the natural history of Canada’s Arctic, is part of holiday programming at the museum from Dec. 26 to Jan. 4.

Giant map helps reveal Canada’s true Arctic

The Canadian Museum of Nature has created a way for all Canadian children to have the opportunity to explore the Arctic -- right from the...

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Storied menorah that survived the Second World War finds a new home in Barrhaven

Rabbi Menachem Blum lights the menorah to mark the first day of Hanukkah at the Ottawa Torah Center in Barrhaven on Dec. 16.

Storied menorah that survived the Second World War finds a new home in Barrhaven

Susan Bloomfield always knew her menorah was special, but giving it away brought even more meaning to it.

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Police to ‘ticket’ youth for random acts of kindness

Canterbury High School students Kito Ballentyne, 16, left, Nick Bohne, 16 and Robert Chitiu, 16, smile after being ‘ticketed’ by south Ottawa community police officer Const. Moe Elmi during the launch of Operation Heat on Dec. 15.

Police to ‘ticket’ youth for random acts of kindness

Ottawa police are giving out a different kind of ticket – the kind that brings smiles, rewards good behaviour and helps break the ice...

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Russell Road apartment fire forces out four tenants

Two people were rescued from their apartment balcony by Ottawa firefighters after a fire broke out in the kitchen of their Russell Road unit early Sunday morning. Heavy smoke and fire caused $75,000 in damages, according to fire officials.

Russell Road apartment fire forces out four tenants

Two people had to be rescued from the balcony of their second-storey apartment on Russell Road after fire broke out in their kitchen early...

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Ottawa man charged with impaired driving after woman injured in crash

An Ottawa man is facing four criminal charges after a pickup truck and a Ford Fusion car collided on Heron Road between Riverside and Prince of Wales drives late in the evening on Dec. 12. Investigators are urging witnesses of the crash to come forward.

Ottawa man charged with impaired driving after woman injured in crash

An Ottawa man is facing impaired and dangerous driving charges after a crash on Heron Road at Riverside Drive sent a woman to hospital with...

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St. Thomas church, health centre partner to get kids cooking in the kitchen

Children and teens in the Albion-Heatherington community have been learning in the kitchen through the Food Facts and Fun program that rolled out earlier this year through Alta Vista’s St. Thomas the Apostle Anglican Church and the South-East Ottawa Community Health Centre. The program has been renewed for a second year.

St. Thomas church, health centre partner to get kids cooking in the kitchen

More kids and teens will soon get the chance to roll up their sleeves and cook up some nutritious fun.

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Replica of bell from HMS Erebus goes on show

Replica of HMS Erebus bell centrepiece of Franklin expedition exhibit

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One dead, 3 injured in Toronto apartment fire

Toronto apartment fire leaves one dead, three injured

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