Jane’s Walk making inroads across the city

Jane’s Walk is set to return to Ottawa on May 2 and 3. The group expects to lead hundreds of residents on dozens of walking tours throughout the city.

Jane’s Walk making inroads across the city

From Burritts Rapids to Parliament Hill, Jane’s Walk hopes to push Ottawa residents to explore parts of the city they have never stepped...

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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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Resting Paws road rally raises funds for rescues

Sabine and Patrick Couture, along with Diego and Roxy, are hosting a road rally and open house to raise funds for local animal rescues. The deadline to register is May 9.

Resting Paws road rally raises funds for rescues

Get ready for the amazing race West Carleton edition. Patrick and Sabine Couture, owners of Resting Paws Pet Cemetery and Crematorium, are...

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