Rural school buses cancelled, thousands without power after winter storm
School buses are running in the cities of Ottawa and Gatineau, but they have been cancelled in rural areas after a messy storm brought snow, rain and high winds overnight. School bus service is cancelled for the following boards: Upper Canada District ...
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Roseann Runte to head Canada Foundation for Innovation
Roseann Runte, who announced last week that she was stepping down as president and vice-chancellor of Carleton University, will head the Canada Foundation for Innovation. Darren Brown / Postmedia. Share Adjust Comment Print. Roseann O'Reilly ...
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Ottawa officers sell 'United We Stand' bracelets to support co-worker accused in Abdi death - Ottawa SunOttawa Sun
Ottawa officers sell 'United We Stand' bracelets to support co-worker accused in Abdi death
bracelets Ottawa police officers have purchased wristbands expressing solidarity with an officer accused of manslaughter in the death of Abdirahman Abdi. Article. Tweet. Change text size for the story; Print this story. Report an error. Some members of ...
'United we stand': Hundreds of Ottawa Police members buy wristbands supporting officer charged with manslaughterCTV News
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Airport Parkway crash leaves three seriously injured
A woman is in critical condition and two other people were seriously injured in a crash Wednesday on the Airport Parkway. Ottawa Fire Services responded to the call shortly after 9 a.m. on the Parkway between Walkley and Brookfield roads. Police ...
2 critically injured in Airport Parkway crashCBC.ca
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Ottawa weather forecast calls for winter's last gasp on Friday
We're sorry. We got too excited and saw spring in the near future, but overlooked Friday's snow/rain mix that should be winter's last gasp. This weekend should save the day, though. Wednesday's forecast calls for mainly cloudy skies with a 30 per cent ...
Spring-like temperatures on the way, finallyOttawa Sunall 2 news articles »
Ottawa, Gatineau traffic updates for March 29
Good afternoon commuters! There's a bit of good news and bad news today for folks in Gatineau. First, the good news: yesterday's budget suggested Highway 50 is one step closer to being widened after being added to the province's official infrastructure ...
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Miscue by goalie Craig Anderson helps Flyers steal victory from Senators
Philadelphia's Jordan Weal scores against Ottawa netminder Craig Anderson in the shootout, and his goal stood up as the winner for the Flyers at Wells Fargo Center on Tuesday. Matt Slocum / AP. Share Adjust Comment Print. Flyers 3, Senators 2 (SO).
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Salvation Army granted clearance to build church near Ottawa airport
Ottawa's planning committee has rejected a report from city staff that would have prohibited the Salvation Army from building a church near the Ottawa International Airport. The committee voted nine to one to allow the church and community centre ...
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Ottawa's Planning Committee approves plan to redevelop Westgate Shopping Centre
The oldest mall in Ottawa is in line for a major facelift. If approved, Westgate Shopping Centre will be torn down and a 5-tower redevelopment built on the site. Westgate was built in 1955, bordering Carling Avenue, Merivale Road and the Queensway.and more »
Why Liberals want to change how MPs work in Ottawa
Parliamentary Secretary to the Leader of the Government in the House of Commons Kevin Lamoureux responds during Question Period on Parliament Hill, Friday, Oct. 28, 2016 in Ottawa. (Justin Tang/CP ). The Liberals and the opposition parties are locked ...
- Ottawa hires Metrolinx CEO to advise on Canada Infrastructure Bank
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Bruce McCuaig is leaving Metrolinx after more than six years as president and CEO to serve as executive adviser to the federal government as it prepares to launch a $35-billion Canada Infrastructure Bank. The move is the second high-profile federal ...and more »
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Off-duty Ottawa police officer saves girl choking on bacon
Eight-year-old Emma Ross nearly choked to death on a mouthful of bacon during a family outing. Thankfully, an off-duty Ottawa police officer saved her life. “Anything could have happened. Nobody else stepped up. She did and then just went back to her ...and more »
Ottawa Curling Club 'thrilled' at their Team Homan rink's world championship
With a start time of 3 a.m. ET, it's possible some members of the Ottawa Curling Club watched their team of Rachel Homan, Emma Miskew, Joanne Courtney and Lisa Weagle win the world women's curling championship for the first time during an afternoon ...
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Ottawa church fights racism with lawn signs welcoming refugees
A church in Westboro is trying to use lawn signs to build community and combat negativity and racism being directed towards refugees in both Canada and the United States. Trump travel ban brings uncertainty for Iranian-born Ottawan · Trump's travel ...and more »
Paying for a new Civic hospital: Will Ottawa look at a tax levy as other cities have? - Ottawa CitizenOttawa Citizen
Paying for a new Civic hospital: Will Ottawa look at a tax levy as other cities have?
Now that a site has been selected for Ottawa's new Civic hospital, how will the community pay for it? The provincial government, of course, pays the bulk of new hospital building costs in Ontario, but not the entire cost. Hospitals are responsible for ...and more »
Sidney Crosby unfazed by broadside from Ottawa Senators owner: 'He just likes to hear himself talk' - National PostNational Post
Sidney Crosby unfazed by broadside from Ottawa Senators owner: 'He just likes to hear himself talk'
Sidney Crosby wasn't going to get into a war of words with Eugene Melnyk. Senators owner blasts Sidney Crosby as a 'whiner' who should 'sit out for a long time'. After the Ottawa Senators owner called Crosby a “whiner beyond belief” Friday, the ...
Snapshots: Melnyk's tough stand on Crosby a hit with Senators forward Zack SmithOttawa Citizen
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Canadiens vs. Senators 10 Takeaways: Beating Ottawa is always fun
Habs Eyes on the Prize (blog)
It's always nice when the Canadiens have the audience sing the anthem. Amps up the atmosphere and sets the tone for a quality game. Perfect. 2. Brendan Gallagher. Gallagher spent the entire series vs Ottawa pissing people off, and that's exactly what ...
First priority for Senators remains playoffs, not first place in Atlantic DivisionOttawa Citizen
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We just need to get through today's freezing rain, Ottawa. Then it warms up
Winter is stubbornly refusing to go away, dumping more than 20 cm of snow on the city on Friday, marking the snowiest March 24 in Ottawa since they started keeping weather records. With 21.6cm of snow, yesterday was #Ottawa's snowiest Mar 24th since ...
Ottawa weather sets another unfortunate record, but the forecast ...Ottawa Sun
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Power restored after traffic mishap puts 1000 customers near Carling and Woodroffe in the dark - Ottawa CitizenOttawa Citizen
Power restored after traffic mishap puts 1000 customers near Carling and Woodroffe in the dark
The Ottawa Hydro head office. Darren Brown/Postmedia Darren Brown / Darren Brown/Ottawa Sun/QMI AGency. Share Adjust Comment Print. Hydro Ottawa reported a power outage for 1,000 customers in an area near Woodroffe High School late on ...
Uber slams new tax announced in federal budget
Uber Canada is criticizing the federal government's move to require ride-hailing companies to pay 13 per cent HST as bad for business, customers and the environment. The change was announced in Wednesday's federal budget and is set to go into effect ...and more »
Olympic speed skater returns to Ottawa to volunteer at at his old arena
Vincent De Haitre may be a budding star and a Canadian record holder, but he hasn't forgotten about the Cumberland arena where his speed skating ambitions all started. The 22-year-old Ottawa skater is volunteering this weekend at the Bob MacQuarrie ...
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Senators stick it to Penguins, Crosby
Pittsburgh Penguins' Scott Wilson (23) jumps out of the way of a shot as Ottawa Senators goaltender Mike Condon (1) watches the puck during first period NHL hockey action in Ottawa, Thursday March 23, 2017. Justin Tang / THE CANADIAN PRESS.
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Police allege Ottawa man had 32000 images of suspected child porn
Ottawa police say they arrested a 59-year-old man who allegedly possessed thousands of images of suspected child pornography after searching his home in Lowertown. Police said in a media release that an officer with the Internet and Child Exploitation ...
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Sanctuary city designation comes with legal pitfalls, city lawyers say
Lawyers with the City of Ottawa are raising a number of warnings over the legal implications of designating Ottawa a sanctuary city. Women's groups push for sanctuary city status for Ottawa · Sanctuary city debate headed to committee for public discussion.and more »
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Police searching for teenager last seen in Stittsville
Samuel 'Evie' Marincak The Ottawa Police Service is asking for public assistance to locate missing Samuel 'Evie' Marincak, 17. -. Article. Tweet. Change text size for the story; Print this story. Report an error. Ottawa police are asking for help to ...and more »
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Ottawa Community Housing wants to know who's defrauding, wasting its resources
Ottawa Community Housing is starting a whistleblower program, hoping to root out fraudulent and wasteful activity. Cole Burston / Ottawa Citizen. Share Adjust Comment Print. The city's largest social housing landlord, worried about potential fraud and ...and more »
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Ottawa man charged after police seize handgun, bulletproof vest
An Ottawa man has been charged with several firearm and drug-related offences after police searched his home Wednesday. Police said officers went to a home on Glen Avenue to investigate information of a man possibly in possession of a gun.
Man charged after police find gun, ammo and bulletproof vestCTV Newsall 2 news articles »
Toddler found inside Ottawa apartment with dead body - CBC
Ottawa police are investigating how long a child was inside a Mechanicsville apartment with a dead body, which a neighbour says was the toddler's mother.
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Red Bull returning to Ottawa with rally car race at Aviation and Space Museum - Ottawa Business JournalOttawa Business Journal
Red Bull returning to Ottawa with rally car race at Aviation and Space Museum
Ottawa Business Journal
After transforming downtown Ottawa this month with its Crashed Ice grand finale, Red Bull is bringing its rally car races to the Aviation and Space Museum this summer. Red Bull Global Rallycross. In partnership with Ottawa 2017, Red Bull Global ...
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Applause for transit, housing cash in budget — but what about Phoenix?
The 2017 federal budget includes a number of items that will affect people living and working in the National Capital Region, from funding for innovation to social housing and transit initiatives. Budget 2017: What's in it for Ottawa-Gatineau ...and more »
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