Unsolved shooting

Herongate was the setting for the city’s 28th shooting in the early morning hours of Oct. 3. Police were called to a Heron Road apartment building where “a projectile” was found. Several people said they had heard a single gunshot several hours before.

Suspect arrested

An 18-year-old male is facing robbery and assault charges after police say he stabbed and robbed a then 17-year-old boy in a gas station parking lot in Greenboro on Aug. 10.

Heads and Beds Levy

Gloucester-South Nepean Coun. Michael Qaqish is calling on the province to boost the 'heads and beds' levy institutions pay in place of property taxes, which he said hasn't changed since 1987.

Seeking answers

Hundreds packed city hall on Oct. 1 to connect with lawyers and other experts in their quest to sponsor Syrian refugees. The forum and panel discussion coincided with the launch of a new sponsorship co-ordination service, Refugee611, and a fundraising campaign.

Room Escape Ottawa

The latest in escape-room entertainment has launched in south Ottawa. Room Escape Ottawa co-owners Ramsay Jackson, left, and Qi Hu stand in the Boom Room, the team’s first room that has been designed to test the puzzle-solving limits of those trying to escape within an hour.

NAC lowers flag

The National Arts Centre lowered its flag on Oct. 2 in memory of Max Keeping, who passed away on Oct. 1 after a long fight with cancer.

City mourns

Veteran news anchor and champion for children, Max Keeping, who anchored the annual CHEO Telethon for more than 25 years, passed away Oct. 1 at the age of 73 after a long battle with cancer.

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