Memorial Park opens

A Via train sits askew after a Sept. 18, 2013 collision with an OC Transpo bus near the Fallowfield park-and-ride station. A new park is now open, dedicated to the memory of the six people who died in the collision.

CHEO happy with patent ruling in Australia

CHEO is celebrating the Australian High Court’s ruling that human genes can’t be patented, and hopes Canada will do the same. The regional children’s hospital is in the process of challenging five U.S. gene patents, which it says prevents its specialists from testing patients for a potentially life-threatening heart rhythm disorder.

Memorial takes place Oct. 25

A remembrance service will take place Oct. 25 for Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, the ceremonial guardsman murdered at the base of the National War Memorial on Oct. 22, 2014.

Special hockey equipment

Tysen Lefebvre, left, and Lukas Hooper are suited up and strapped into Kaye Trainer devices for their first time playing hockey at the Kanata Recreation Complex on Sept. 19. Due to severe health problems, the two were previously unable to play, but thanks to local fundraising for the new training devices, the pair will play with the Capital City Condors this season.

Cross walks

A diagram of the proposed crosswalk for Manotick Main Street. Two cross walks are planned for Main Street, between Currier Street and Clapp Lane. Exact locations are still to be determined.

Debate set up

Candidates attended a morning breakfast debate at the Shenkman Arts Centre hosted by the Orléans Chamber of Commerce on Oct. 8.

Panda Game Homecoming

Ottawa RedBlacks wide receiver Brad Sinopoli, right, watches the Panda Game at TD Place next to quarterback Henry Burris on Oct. 3. The University of Ottawa Gee-Gees fell to the Carleton University Ravens 48-45 in double overtime.

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