River Road traffic safety concerns

Erik Waddell, left, and his father-in-law Fred Newman watch Waddell's children, Spencer Grant-Waddell, 4, and Abigail, 7, disembark from their school bus outside Newman’s River Road home in Cedardale on Sept. 25. Newman is joining other local residents to petition for changes to speed limits in the area.

Ottawa Little Theatre

A rendering shows what the outside of the Ottawa Little Theatre will look like after renovations, which are set to begin in early October.


Conservative candidate Walter Pamic, left, was leading Liberal candidate Karen McCrimmon by seven points at the end of September with a total of 44 points, according to a poll commissioned by Ecology Ottawa.

Overnight parking ban changes

Pending city council approval, the city is set to introduce a set of new regulations concerning the parking ban, which happens every time the forecast calls for more than seven centimetres of snow overnight.

Private sector train project moves ahead

On Oct. 2 eight stakeholder companies formally signed the Moose Consortium Project 125 agreement to launch a private sector commuter train project in the Ottawa region. From Left to Right Back Row: Joseph Potvin, The Opman Company; Dr. Bill Pomfret, Dr Bill Pomfret & Assoc.; Simon Lachance, Account Executive, Aon Risk Solutions (Construction Services Group); Wojciech Remisz, REMISZ Consulting Engineers; Peter Gabany, Limelight Advertising & Design. Front Row: Ian Garland, Wilson-Young and Associ

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