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9 things to love about Black Friday

9 things to love about Black Friday

Black Friday isn't just for our neighbours south of the border.

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Lions donate to eye institute, hospice

The Kanata-Hazeldean Lions largest donation in its history goes to Ottawa Hospital Eye Institute on Nov. 25. The $25,000 will help purchase a piece of equipment expected to make better diagnoses of eye problems that often require surgery at the institute. From left are Dr. Kashif Baig of the institute, Lion Todd Sloan and Kanata-Hazeldean Lions Club president Peter Henry and his guide dog Kane.

Lions boost eye health, future hospice

Kanata Lions Club members made one of their largest-ever donations on Nov. 25, and then a few minutes later turned around and donated even...

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Molly O’Connor is hoping to raise nearly $3,000 to self-publish her first novel.

Local author kick starts first novel with funding campaign

There’s little North Gower author Molly O’Connor hasn’t published – short stories, a memoir, children’s books – and now she hopes to add a...

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Garage art

Wicked Garage restoration facility in Greely will host a car-themed art show on Saturday, Nov. 29.

Wicked Garage pairs art, classic cars at Greely show

We’ve all heard of garage bands, but garage art? That’s what three classic car buffs hope to showcase at a pop-up art show inside their...

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Santa Claus is coming

Santa Claus will use his North Pole magic to make it to a number of events around Osgoode and Rideau-Goulbourn wards this December.

Santa Claus is coming to rural south Ottawa

With less than a month to go until Christmas, Santa’s going to be a busy guy as he works his way across Osgoode and Rideau-Goulbourn wards...

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Airport Parkway bridge set to open with community procession

Residents are invited to take part in the grand opening of the Airport Parkway pedestrian and cycling bridge on Saturday, Nov. 29.

Airport Parkway bridge set to open with community procession

Past deadline and over budget, the Airport Parkway pedestrian and cycling bridge is finally ready to be put to use.

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Teach me I can learn

John Paquin and his wife Lorraine Amyot hope to film a dramatization of their fight with the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board to have their daughter Nicole, middle, educated at her neighbourhood school in Greely.

Metcalfe family’s story could come alive on big screen

A local family is hoping its story of inclusion will make it to the silver screen.

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Marquette apartment raises larger zoning issues

The planning committee signed off on zoning changes to allow this 20-unit, three-storey apartment building to be constructed at 67-71 Marquette Ave.

Marquette apartment raises larger zoning issues

Vanier residents lined up to tell the planning committee that a 20-unit apartment building would “dwarf” the other homes on their street,...

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Christmas variety show a welcome throw-back

The Greely Players are kicking off the season with a traditional Christmas variety show this...



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