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3 hrs ago | Canada.com
Booming interest in single family homes, coupled with strong demand for row housing caused the number of new homes started by Ottawa builders skyrocket in November.
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6 hrs ago | CBC News
One of the founders of the Escapade Music Festival, who stole hundreds of thousands of dollars from a safe after a two-day music festival in 2012, was found guilty of theft on Monday and received a suspended sentence.
9 hrs ago | CBC News
Some extended day programs have very low enrolment because parents can't afford it, Ottawa-Carleton District School Board trustees say.
10 hrs ago | CBC News
Yesterday friends, family members and neighbours decorated Christmas trees in the memory of those who perished in the July 6 train derailment and explosion in Lac-MA©gantic, Que.
Police in the province's Outaouais region were called to a home on Chemin Maxwell for an explosion at about 12:30 p.m. ET.
OTTAWA, Ontario , Dec. 6 -- The Prime Minister of Canada issued the following news release: Prime Minister Stephen Harper today announced the following change in the senior ranks of the Public Service: Helcne Laurendeau, currently Senior Vice-President, Policy Branch, Public Service Commission of Canada , becomes Associate Deputy Minister of ... (more)
Roland Eid and his second wife Marlene, who works part-time at a dental clinic. Eid won his legal battle to compel the government on charter grounds to finance his preparation for next year's fraud trial.
OTTAWA , Dec. 6, 2013 /CNW/ - This Saturday, December 7 th , CIBC will celebrate the grand opening of the new CIBC Woodroffe & Strandherd Banking Centre with festive and fun activities for the whole family.
Three Canadian Armed Forces leaders are being recognized among Canada's top 100 most powerful women by the Women's Executive Network this month .
Turtle Island News is now providing the only national native news service delivered to your computer or cell each morning.
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Pawnshop owners are happy to help the city crackdown on stolen property sales and resurrecting a police database may be one way to do that, says the association that represents owners of used-goods stores across the country.
Steve Mesic, who was shot and killed by Hamilton police earlier this year, is seen here with his once soon-to-be father in law Norm Dorr in the background.
First-born children are more likely to be taken to hospital when they have reactions to childhood vaccinations than their younger brothers and sisters, a new study shows.