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Jacques "Big Jack" Rouschop is the last man in Ottawa you'd expect to embrace criminal charges for an out-of-town burglary.
The Ontario Energy Board approved a slightly larger hike in electricity rates in November and in March approved a 40 per cent jump for Enbridge gas customers.
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Ottawa police say they found no evidence of mischief at seven west-end rail crossings, including one that's come under fire from politicians and residents for the number of times it's malfunctioned.
Lanark County OPP are looking for this man after an attempted meat theft at the Carleton Place Independent Grocer Saturday, April 12, 2014.
KC Concepcion has a lot of suitors in United States, not just actor Paulo Avelino, according to her father, veteran actor Gabby Concepcion.
The tributes for Jim Flaherty that flowed on Parliament Hill at the news of his sudden death were generous and genuine.
A Gatineau man will appear in court Tuesday after allegedly driving students with a blood-alcohol level almost four times the legal limit.
Homeowners along the Rideau River south of Ottawa are playing a waiting game to see if rising waters that are filling basements and flooding roads will subside.
When it came time for a name, local indie rockers The Beaches wanted one that hints where they're from.
City parks now look bare, suddenly too full of sky. Backyards have gone barren. And homeowners are being handed eye-popping estimates for tree removal, followed by near fainting spells.
Ottawa police Chief Charles Bordeleau says he'd like to see the country's prostitution laws follow the leads of countries like Sweden and France, who have laws that target the men who buy sex instead of the prostitutes themselves.
Tim Hudak and Kathleen Wynne do battle in the provincial legislature, and possibly in court as well as an election.
RCMP have identified a "possible offender" after the Canada Revenue Agency saw 900 social insurance numbers stolen in a web security breach due to the Heartbleed bug.
Minutes after murder-accused Bhupinderpal Gill's brief appearance in a packed courtroom Monday, an emotional group of relatives and friends from Ottawa's tightly-knit Sikh community gathered for an impromptu sidewalk prayer.
As some of you know, I was able to attend a conference in Washington, DC, at the end of March, thanks to some Kossacks and other wonderful and generous family and friends.