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Ottawa Redblacks' Henry Burris makes his way to the locker room to join his teammates to celebrate their win over the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in the CFL East Division final in Ottawa Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015. Burris woke up Monday morning still riding high off the emotion of the Redblacks' dramatic victory in the East Division final. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Teaching from experience

Dr. Craig Hazel, left, draws from his chiropractic background to discuss the scientific aspects of concussions at a Venta Preparatory School presentation. Misha Costescu drew on personal experience. Now a gym teacher at Venta, Costescu grew up playing sports on West Carleton. He has suffered numerous concussions over the years and can no longer play competitively.

West Carleton Warriors

West Carleton Warriors Minor Midget 2 hockey team, include in back coach Gordie Nicholson; in the back (from left) Jeremy Etmanski, Will Peltier, Nolan Wilson, Dylan Sinclair and Curtis Duhn; in the front row Nate McArdle, Josh Villeneuve, Brandon Pallen, Cameron Duhn, Nick Langford, Eric Thornton, and Jordan Crozier; and in front goalie Jaimey Fulford. Missing from the photo were Tyler Nicholson and Mason McGuire. Warrior Nick Dolan missed the tournament due to injury.

Art open house

Hazeldean colour pencil artist Allison Fagan holds an open house art show featuring her and her students’ art on Nov. 28 and 29, while fundraising for the Kanata Food Cupboard and two other groups.

All That Glam sale

Volunteer Carol Moore works one of many jewelry booths at the inaugural All That Glam sale in support of a school breakfast program in Nunavut. Now in its third year, the sale will take place Nov. 28 at Richcraft Recreation Complex.

First ministers' meeting

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrives at the Natural History Museum for a first ministers' meeting on Nov. 23. The meeting was the first meeting between the prime minister and all of the provincial premiers since 2009. Climate change was top of the agenda as the premiers prepare to join Trudeau in Paris for COP 21 - the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference.

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