Pot shop

The Heavens to Betsy boutique could soon be home to a National Access Cannabis centre, a franchise that helps patients navigate the medical marijuana system.

Marijuana centre coming to Hintonburg

A medical marijuana “gatekeeper” could open its doors this spring on Hintonburg’s main street.

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Naturalists launch OMB appeal to protect Burnt Lands Alvar

The Burnt Lands Alvar Area of Natural and Scientific Interest (ANSI) in the West Carleton-Almonte area is a rare ecosystem of exceptional quality: seen here on a rainy day in May, 2009 with a guided tour led by Dr. Paul Catling in progress.

Naturalists launch OMB appeal to protect Burnt Lands Alvar

A campaign has just been launched by the Mississippi Valley Field Naturalists (MVFN) to promote awareness and raise funds to save the Burnt...

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Cell antenna system proposed for Blossom Park dealership

Gloucester-Southgate Coun. Diane Deans hosted a public information session at the Greenboro Community Centre on Feb. 19 regarding the proposed installation of rooftop cellular antennas at the Donnelly Ford Lincoln dealership in Blossom Park.

Cell antenna system proposed for Blossom Park dealership

A Telus rooftop cellular antenna system is being proposed for an automobile dealership in the Blossom Park community.

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No flow

City crews are scrambled to thaw out frozen pipes like this one displayed at a briefing on Friday, Feb. 27.

City scrambles to fix deluge of frozen pipes

City staff are asking for patience as crews scramble to deal with a flood of frozen water pipes across Ottawa.

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Crime Prevention Ottawa

Crime Prevention Ottawa is set to develop what it calls a post-incident neighborhood protocol with the Overbrook community.

Crime Prevention Ottawa to launch pilot program in Overbrook to help crime victims Alex Robinson

Crime Prevention Ottawa is set to develop a new pilot project with the Overbrook community that will serve as a way to help terrorized...

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Ice capades

Orléans residents Willi and Lise von Schmidt skate up the canal on its record-breaking day on Feb. 25.

Rideau Canal stays open record-breaking 47 straight days

It’s been a cold winter, but some skaters would say it’s been worth it.

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Truck stop

An articulated truck blocks traffic on Manotick Main Street on Feb. 24 after getting caught on overhead wires and knocking over a traffic light.

Truck accident renews call for local study

An oversized truck that knocked down a traffic light in the middle of Manotick on Feb. 24 has residents pushing even harder to get trucks...

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Everest campuses close

Signs advertising space for rent are already up at 1050 Morrison Dr., where until recently, Everest College operated one of its Ottawa campuses.

Local schools prepare for Everest students

When Everest College closed its 14 Ontario locations in February, nearly 2,500 students were left wondering how to finish their studies,...

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Oil changes leads to impaired charge

Barrie man charged with impaired driving after taking car in for oil change

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Oil changes leads to impaired charge

Barrie man charged with impaired driving after taking car in for oil change

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Barrie boy saves seizure stricken mother

Barrie boy, 5 makes 911 call after mom stricken by multiple seizures

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Brown sells 41,000 Ontario PC memberships

Ontario PC leadership candidates have until 5:00 p.m. ET to sell new memberships

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Canada

B.C. polygamous leader seeks to quash charge

B.C. polygamous leader Winston Blackmore asks court to quash criminal charge

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Canada

Crowdfunding nets $20,000 for woman in hijab dispute

Online campaign nets $20,000 for Quebec woman told to remove hijab in court

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Canada

Cheers for freedom as event proceeds at mall

Organizer says many are pleased cheer event is going ahead despite terror threat

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Ontario

New call to clarify Ont rescue training rules

Ont government being called on to clarify rescue workers training requirements

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Illnesses prompt Toronto meat recall

Toronto deli recalls meat due to possible Listeria contamination: Illnesses reported

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Landowner Workshop in Eganville

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