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Green initiative aims to reduce business emissions

Capital Coun. David Chernushenko speaks at the launch of the sustainability program Carbon 613 at the Kitchissippi Brewery on June 23. The initiative by Ottawa’s EnviroCentre aims to help participating businesses reach a 20 percent reduction in emissions.

Green initiative aims to reduce business emissions

Businesses are the lifeblood of any city, but could those in Ottawa be made more efficient when it comes to energy use?

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Fools to ramp up funny for anniversary season

The Company of Fools is set to perform its brand of Shakespeare’s ‘A Comedy of Errors,’ in parks across Ottawa July 2 to Aug. 15. The troupe of professional actors will be showcasing the first full-length production it performed in 1994 to celebrate its 25th anniversary.

Fools to ramp up funny for anniversary season

Twenty-five years after a small band of friends began performing William Shakespeare’s plays on street corners in downtown Ottawa, the...

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Marketmobile branches out with affordable food service

Linda Lalonde, chair of the Ottawa Poverty Reduction Network, speaks at the launch of the expanded MarketMobile in Bayshore Park on June 17. To her right is Euphrasie Emedi of the Southeast Ottawa Community Health Centre and MarketMobile Steering Committee, while Bay Coun. Mark Taylor can be seen to her left.

Marketmobile branches out with affordable food service

Many more families will have an opportunity to purchase fresh and affordable food, now that the MarketMobile will be hitting new...

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On target

Melanie McCann’s athletic career depends on excelling in five different sports. The Ottawa-based athlete will travel to Toronto in July to test her skills in modern pentathlon’s five disciplines for the 2015 Pan Am Games.

Olympic modern pentathlete to compete in second Pan Am games

Melanie McCann's training and determination paired with the support of her team of four coaches carried her to the Pan Am Games in 2011 and...

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Levelling the field

Kids play soccer at a field in Nepean. The city is proposing changes to the way to allocates sports field and ice pad times.

New sports policy levelling the playing field

The most vocal teams will soon no longer be able to lobby to make sure they get their favourite field, ice pad or time slot.

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Bank robbery caught on tape

Ottawa police are looking for help in identifying a suspect in a June 22 bank robbery in Orléans.

WATCH VIDEO: Gunman robs Orléans bank

A man with a gun robbed a bank in Orléans on June 22, and the Ottawa police are hoping the public can help identify the suspect after...

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Military win

Military win

Military win

The third Commando Challenge hockey game at the University of Ottawa Minto Sports Complex on June 19 saw high-ranking Canadian Armed Forces...

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Popular pooch: Ottawa library tries out canine visits during exam time

Popular pooch: Ottawa library tries out canine visits during exam time

Popular pooch: Ottawa library tries out canine visits during exam time

Six-year-old standard poodle Dylan Thomas, named for the famous Welsh poet, enjoys being the centre of attention as he is petted by...

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