Media Invitation - Cibc to Celebrate the Grand Opening of New Ottawa Branch
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.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Pawnshop owners back call for police database
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.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Anti-abortion group looking to run candidates as Conservatives in Ottawa
A national anti-abortion group is helping sell memberships in the Conservative Party of Canada in the hopes of nominating pro-life candidates for the 2015 federal election.
Mother in custody after son abducted from elementary school
The mother of an Ottawa boy is in police custody after her son was taken from an elementary school on Fellows Road early Wednesday morning.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
PEI couple reunited with dog missing 15 days in Ottawa
For 15 days, Zoey the one-year-old husky mix managed to evade coyotes and her owners after she got loose near the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's Nepean property.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Tibetan refugees ready to start over in Ottawa
When Tenzin Tsangyang stepped off the plane in Ottawa on Friday, he says the welcome was so warm he didn't even feel the cold outside.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
P.E.I. couple searches for lost dog in south Ottawa
A couple from Prince Edward Island is delaying their return home to search for their lost family dog that ran away during a walk in Ottawa almost two weeks ago.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Shoddy construction work costs millions, but city not trying to recoup money: auditor
Engineers and designers working on city construction projects too often get away with sloppy work because the city doesn't pursue them for the costs of cleaning up their mistakes, auditor-general Alain Lalonde reported Thursday.
Rochester St. residents fear traffic chaos
In response to plans by the city to increase traffic on Rochester Street, residents of the area are petitioning for a safer, more livable street.
$48M road widening best solution for south Kanata traffic, city says
Commuters headed toward downtown from south Kanata need wider roads to keep congestion from slowing them down and the city should spend $48 million on the work, a new report to city council's transportation committee says.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Tunney's Pasture Master Plan: PWGSC Proceeds With Second Round of Consultations
Today, the Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of State for Democratic Reform and Member of Parliament for Nepean-Carleton, on behalf of the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, launched a second round of community consultations for the Tunney's Pasture Master Plan.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Residents near Ottawa hospital worry about road changes
Geoff Poapst said he's concerned changes to traffic on the Bayswater will change the character of the street.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
An Exhibition of Photography by Asif Rehman
Asif Rehman's photography reveals that the label "Canadian Muslim" at best defines only a part of a person's identity, and seeks to break down stereotypes held by Muslims and non-Muslims about what it means to be a Canadian Muslim.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Ottawa-raised filmmaker Peter Wintonick revolutionized Canadian documentaries
On the day Norma Dixon went to see her son's film debut at the ByTowne Cinema on Rideau Street, she was worried no one else would show up.
Kelly Egan: Project 4000 member who says he was molested now facing deportation
Keong Tang came to Canada as part of Project 4000 in 1979 when he was 12. Now he is being deported.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Minto 'truly sorry' for ants in Huron Towers highrise
Minto says it will be canvassing residents of Huron Towers to find out if anyone else is having problems with ants, and has asked a pest control company to complete an evaluation.
Adam J. Evanson, 27, 650 Guthrie St., was arrested Tuesday at Columbus and Kain streets on a warrant for failure to appear in court on charges of driving under the influence and no insurance.
Ottawa Business Journal
Developer proposes mixed-use high rise in Barrhaven
Ottawa-based developer Tega Homes is asking the city for a zoning change that would allow it to build two mixed-use high rises in Barrhaven.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Mysterious listening devices found at future headquarters of defence department
Workers preparing the former Nortel complex as the new home for the Department of National Defence have discovered electronic eavesdropping devices, prompting new fears about the security of the facility.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
5 trouble spots on Ottawa-area highways
The above map details all 282 fatal collisions from select highways - or segments of highways - in and out of the Ottawa-Gatineau region.