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Where is the Torch Today

Torch Relay flame starts with Aztec lighting ceremony

In a ritual deeply rooted in history and tradition, this year’s Toronto 2015 Pan American Games...

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Where is the Torch Today

Pan Am torch travels 20,000 km to Games

International sporting events – be they the Olympics or the Commonwealth Games or the Pan American...

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Peace run goes through Stittsville

Arpan DeAngelo from New York City holds the flaming torch of the Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run as he carries the torch through Stittsville on the Trans Canada Trail May 15, passing the site of the new French Catholic high school now under construction on Abbott Street, adjacent to the trail.

Peace run goes through Stittsville

An international peace run passed through Stittsville last Friday afternoon. A lighted torch, with its flame burning, was carried along...

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Fun Run returns

Tom Affleck and Sarah Kerr, the founder and executive director of SchoolBox, take part in one of the preview Fun Run 4 SchoolBox events in Bridlewood, carrying a 2010 torch. The fourth Fun Run event is taking place on June 6.

Fun Run hopes to hit $20,000 in fourth year

The Fun Run 4 SchoolBox is preparing for its 4th event in Bridlewood, with organizer Dina Bell-Laroche hoping total funds raised will hit...

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Shrek musical

Guards point their spears at the fearsome ogre, Shrek, right, played by Dakoda Lalonde, during a Kanata Theatre Kids rehearsal of Shrek the Musical Jr., which will be performed at the Ron Maslin Playhouse from June 5-7.

Kanata Theatre kids to bring everyone’s favourite green ogre to life

You don’t have to know too much about ogres to know they are complicated creatures – a bit like onions, really. Lots of layers. The same...

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Lentil salad with asparagus and feta a healthy side dish

Lentil salad with asparagus and feta a healthy side dish

Lentil salad with asparagus and feta a healthy side dish

Lentils and asparagus are both high in fibre, making this salad a good healthy choice.

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Kanata bank robbery suspect

The man pictured here is a suspect in a Kanata bank heist that saw a lone black male enter a bank on Earl Grey Dr. on May 2 and leave with an undisclosed quantity of cash. Police are looking for assistance in identifying the man.

Police have high hopes of catching Kanata bank robber

Ottawa police are asking for help in finding a suspect after a bank at Kanata Centrum was robbed on May 2. With several photos giving a...

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And they’re off!

More than 49,000 runners took part in Ottawa’s largest running event on the weekend of May 23-24, raising $800,000 for a variety of local charities. The participation and proceeds from the 41st annual Ottawa Race Weekend set new records for the event, which closed streets throughout the downtown core. 2K, 5K, 10K, half-marathon, kid’s marathon, wheelchair marathon and marathon events were held. Here, the first of 14,000 runners break free from the starting line on the 10K event on May 23.

And they're off!

More than 49,000 runners took part in Ottawa’s largest running event on the weekend of May 23-24, raising $800,000 for a variety of local...

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Service review

Para Transpo may allow people with cognitive disabilities to use the service depending on the results of a service review this year.

Para Transpo to review who can ride

Transferring three times to get to work is trying at the best of times. Transferring that much with a cognitive disability could be...

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Family Fun Day delivers $3,700 to Tysen Lefebvrew

A recent Family Fun Day at the Stittsville Shoper Centre on Stittsville Min Street raised $3,700 which was presented to Tysen Lefebvrew for his "Mission to Million" campaign. Here, Tysen happily accepts the funds from participating merchants.

Family Fun Day delivers $3,700 to Tysen Lefebvre

It was a great day for more reasons than one. The third annual Family Fun Day at the Stittsville Shopping Centre (Shoppers Drug Mart...

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