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7 reasons to dread your child’s return from university this summer

7 reasons to dread your child’s return from university this summer

      1. Your wallet is suddenly emptier than usual.       2. High school was...

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Review wins national award for editorial

Review wins national award for editorial

Review wins national award for editorial

The West Carleton Review won first place in the Canadian Community Newspaper Awards for Best Editorial Page.

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Easter chocolate donation

Easter chocolate donated by Caroline Sewards and her daughters, Anna and Julia Galassi Sewards, are posed with a photo of husband and father Francesco Luigi Galassi. Galassi died on Jan. 2, 2015, only a few months before his birthday, which would have fallen on Easter Sunday.

Beaverbrook family makes Easter donation in memory of husband and father

Easter Sunday, known by many children as the day of chocolate and scavenger hunts, will be sweeter for 56 more Kanata children this year,...

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Westfest down to two days, but promises long lineup of Canadian talent

Elaina Martin, founder, producer and artistic director of Westfest, left, Kitchissippi Coun. Jeff Leiper and singer-songwriting duo Kris Abbott and Dee McNeil are ready to rock during a March 12 announcement at Clocktower Brew Pub in Westboro. Westboro Village’s free celebration takes place June 13 and 14.

Westfest down to two days, but promises long lineup of Canadian talent

Westfest is heading back to its roots by going back to the street – Richmond Road to be exact – where the event’s main stage will be located...

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Funding cuts coming to victim services amid client boom

Provincial government funding cuts that take effect April 1 will impact services provided by Ottawa Victim Services at a time when the organization is seeing hundreds more clients through a new partnership with Ottawa police, says Steve Sullivan, executive director of the volunteer-based organization.

Funding cuts coming to victim services amid client boom

Physically and emotionally exhausted, Rebecca felt as though the night would never end.

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Support flows in for train accident survivor Sarah Stott

Carol Ann MacDonell of Nepean is organizing a fundraiser that will take place at Tudor Hall in April in support of Sarah Stott, who was hit by a train in Montreal late last year.

Support flows in for train accident survivor Sarah Stott

When Carol Ann MacDonell opened the newspaper to learn the daughter of a close friend had been severely injured after she was hit by a...

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Happy to help

Fifty-six Grade 6 students at Steve MacLean Public School in Riverside South, including Illyas Charania, left, Anya Kylas, Elsa Faisal, Shailen Raval, Fiona Bousada, Jessica Pope, Claire Viitaniemi and Emma Shimizu, have rallied their community behind them in their quest to pay for a new classroom at a school in Haiti.

Steve MacLean students building a legacy, at home and abroad

The Grade 6 students didn't have a nickel to their name when they first picked up the phone and called local businesses for donations. The...

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Heritage building

The city’s built heritage sub-committee has designated the City of Ottawa workshops at 7 Bayview Road a heritage building. The space will be renovated and updated to house the city’s new Innovation Centre by 2016.

Bayview yards deemed heritage ahead of innovation hub project

The City of Ottawa Workshops building in Mechanicsville is set to return to its former glory as a key employment hub after the city’s built...

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Strike at York University ends

York University strike ends as grad students and teaching assistants ratify deal

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Canada

Steep U.S. carbon cuts put pressure on Canada

U.S. pledge for deep carbon cuts pressures Canada ahead of UN climate summit

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Tories reject proposed changes to terror bill

Conservatives studying anti-terrorism bill reject opposition changes

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B.C. MP quits Tory caucus over religion

B.C. MP Lunney quits Tory caucus to defend his views on evolution

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Canada 6th in green energy investment

Canadian investment in renewable energy up eight per cent in 2014

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Who gets biggest share of 'family tax cut?'

Child care benefits shifting away from families with kids in daycare: PBO

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Tender call issued for military search planes

Tender call finally issued in decade-long plan to replace military search planes

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Royal Baby Shower

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