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10 interesting things about Ontario’s new sex ed curriculum

10 interesting things about Ontario’s new sex ed curriculum

10 interesting things about Ontario’s new sex ed curriculum

The previous curriculum dates back to 1998. Think about that. In 1998, online bullying, sexting, Snapchat and Facebook weren't even on our...

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Green initiative aims to reduce business emissions

Capital Coun. David Chernushenko speaks at the launch of the sustainability program Carbon 613 at the Kitchissippi Brewery on June 23. The initiative by Ottawa’s EnviroCentre aims to help participating businesses reach a 20 percent reduction in emissions.

Green initiative aims to reduce business emissions

Businesses are the lifeblood of any city, but could those in Ottawa be made more efficient when it comes to energy use?

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Fools to ramp up funny for anniversary season

The Company of Fools is set to perform its brand of Shakespeare’s ‘A Comedy of Errors,’ in parks across Ottawa July 2 to Aug. 15. The troupe of professional actors will be showcasing the first full-length production it performed in 1994 to celebrate its 25th anniversary.

Fools to ramp up funny for anniversary season

Twenty-five years after a small band of friends began performing William Shakespeare’s plays on street corners in downtown Ottawa, the...

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Leitrim Road

Police continued to investigate the alleged hit and run Sunday morning.

Cyclist dies in south end hit-and-run: Police

A cyclist has died after a hit-and-run in Ottawa’s south end early Saturday morning, police said.

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Canada Day party planning ramps up in south Ottawa ahead of July 1

After 12 years of hosting the annual Canada Day festivities in Riverside South, the Riverside South community association is partnering with the Findlay Creek Community Association to put on a 10 p.m. fireworks display for the first time. The fun and games at Claudette Cain Park earlier in the day will also feature several new additions.

Canada Day party planning ramps up in south Ottawa ahead of July 1

There will be no shortage of community celebrations to choose from for those looking to celebrate Canada's birthday a little closer to...

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Body found

Police found the body of a man in the Rideau River Saturday morning.

Police find body of man in Rideau River

Police found the body of a man, who they reportedly believe is a murder suspect, in the Rideau River Saturday morning.

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Medical Arts Building

A heritage 1920s art deco building at the corner of Metcalfe and Nepean streets has been approved to be converted into a boutique hotel, while a 21-storey condo tower is added above.

Medical Arts project undermining new Centretown plan: councillor

Property rights are messing with the Centretown secondary plan before its ink is even dry, according to Somerset Coun. Catherine McKenney.

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Marketmobile branches out with affordable food service

Linda Lalonde, chair of the Ottawa Poverty Reduction Network, speaks at the launch of the expanded MarketMobile in Bayshore Park on June 17. To her right is Euphrasie Emedi of the Southeast Ottawa Community Health Centre and MarketMobile Steering Committee, while Bay Coun. Mark Taylor can be seen to her left.

Marketmobile branches out with affordable food service

Many more families will have an opportunity to purchase fresh and affordable food, now that the MarketMobile will be hitting new...

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Walked because of policy, not pay: Mulcair

Walked away from Tories because of policy, not pay: NDP leader Mulcair

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Most HOV lane violators aware of rule change

HOV lane violators aware of rules, just hoping to not get caught: police

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Canada

Six injured in emergency flight evacuation

WestJet says six passengers injured in evacuation of flight diverted to Winnipeg

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Sailor sexual assault case in court

Case of British navy members accused of sexually assaulting woman due in court

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