Ladies Chorus performs at retirement home

Among the West Ottawa Ladies Chorus entertaining at the Empress Kanata Retirement Home, from left in back, are Ruth MacKenzie, Linda Noble, Taisia Smellie, Janet Ramsahoye, Micheline Bouchard, and Ruth Sword; and in front Lynne Small, Vivian Latulippe, and Shelley McLeod.

Ladies Chorus performs at retirement home

Last Sunday’s Sing Out performance by members of the West Ottawa Ladies Chorus was not only entertainment for a most appreciative audience...

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Studio tour artists

Guest artist for the 2013 Kanata Artist Studio Tour, Amie Talbot, shows off her pencil crayon piece, titled Politely Composed, while feature artists Susan Goold poses with her work, Light in the Forest. Both are participating again in this year’s 24th Annual Kanata Artists Studio Tour, taking place from May1-3.

Artist studio tour prepares for 24th year

Community members will once again get a glimpse into some of the most creative minds in Kanata during the 24th Annual Kanata Artists Studio...

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Planting trees engages students

The City of Ottawa has granted St. Isidore’s school $5,500 for tree planting. After Councillor Eli El-Chantiry presented the cheque to principal Karen Wilson, representatives of the school’s environmental team gathered to discuss the project. From left are staff environmental rep Corinna Kober, El-Chantiry, Wilson, parent environmental rep Liane Nightingale, school ground design consultant Andrew Harvey, and student environmental club members Georgia, Lauren, Emily, Rachel and Alora.

Planting trees engages St. Isidore students

St. Isidore school’s environmental team has developed a cohesive plan to implement green yard initiatives, to improve student engagement in...

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All aboard

Mayor Jim Watson is feeling confident that Stage 2 of the city's light-rail plans will keep moving after the federal and Ontario budgets both including major transit dollars.

Stage 2 light rail funding on a roll in Ottawa

Mayor Jim Watson is optimistic his light rail dream will become a funded reality after an exciting week of public transit announcements from...

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Celebrating the longtime volunteers

From left to right: Donna Clark, Hugh Urbach, Josephine Norton, and Lori Fielding celebrate another successful Diefenbooker race day. Donna and Josephine are Past Managers of rural branches of the OPL, and Lori is the Supervising Librarian of the Carp branch.

Celebrating longtime volunteers of the 19th Diefenbooker Classic

One of the faces behind the Diefenbooker Classic race is Hugh Urbach, a man who has had a lifetime involvement of physical activity and...

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Why acting is good for you

Justin Veale and Lisa Maranta take time out of rehearsing Rural Root’s ‘That Darn Plot’ to participate in an activity created to help actors improve the flow of speech between each other.

Why acting is good for you – and why you should give it a try

Acting is one item that frequently shows up on people’s bucket lists, and one of the most intimidating ones to cross off.

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Child pornography charges laid against man with links to West Carleton high school

A west end man arrested on charges of possessing and distributing child pornography on April 21 is a staff member at West Carleton Secondary School.

Child pornography charges laid against man with links to West Carleton high school

A west end man arrested on charges of possessing and distributing child pornography is a staff member at West Carleton Secondary School.

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Sheldon Kennedy

Sheldon Kennedy, former NHL player and abuse victim, speaks about the new course that hockey parents in Ottawa will be required to take in 2015 for the next hockey season. Kennedy was at the Richcraft Sensplex on April 20 to help make the announcement.

Respect in Hockey program here for local minor hockey teams

A new respect in hockey program will launch next season for all minor hockey clubs who are a part of Hockey Eastern Ontario.

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