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8 of the world’s warmest vacation destinations

8 of the world’s warmest vacation destinations

    1. Death Valley, California Death Valley has the highest recorded temperatures on the planet, but if you plan...

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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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Gang strategy

Tom Walker speaks to more than 250 social workers, teachers and police officers at a conference about gangs and trauma at the Confederation Education Centre in Nepean on Feb. 27. Walker works on a youth gang project in Toronto.

Social workers talk gangs and trauma in Nepean

Tom Walker has never worked with a gang member who wasn’t affected by childhood trauma.

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Heritage building

Saint Anne’s rectory on Myrand Avenue is now the National House of Prayer. The city’s planning committee has recommended council name the 1920s rectory a heritage building.

Lowertown rectory up for heritage designation

A rectory built in the 1920s behind Saint Anne Catholic church in Lowertown will be designated a heritage building if a city planning...

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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

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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News From Beyond Ottawa Region

Canada

Commons seeks to accept online petitions

Want the government to build a Death Star? Online petition may get an answer

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Ontario

Ont Liberals slam Tory MP for sex-ed remarks

Ontario Liberals condemn Tory MP Cheryl Gallant's comments on sex-ed curriculum

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Ontario

Social assistance privacy breach reported

Ontario reports privacy breach for hundreds of social assistance recipients

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Ontario

Elliott still won't disclose membership sales

Elliott won't disclose PC membership sales; Brown claims 40K and McNaughton 20K

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Ontario

RCMP white collar unit moving in with OSC

RCMP financial crime unit moving in with Ontario Securities Commission

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Ontario

OPP seeking Brighton smoke bomb suspect

OPP seeking suspect in two smoke bomb incidents in Brighton, Ont.

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Landowner Workshop in Eganville

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Estate Planning Made Easy

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