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  1. City holding cannabis info sessions for parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    A flowering cannabis plant is seen at Blissco Cannabis Corp. in B.C. on Oct. 9, 2018. The drug becomes legal in Ontario on Wednesday, and Ottawa Public Health is holding two information sessions for parents this week.

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  2. Bucks add 20-year-old Czech Repubic forward SokolikRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Beaumont Enterprise

    The Laredo Bucks signed their 14th player and ninth forward this offseason in the 20-year-old Jan Sokolik from the Czech Republic.

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  3. Lane and road closures to watch out for the next few daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | CBC News

    This first phase of Hydro Ottawa's work to bury overhead hydro lines should be completed at the end of October. On Sunday, the Pretoria Bridge will be closed to vehicles for maintenance from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. Merivale Road will remain closed between Island Park Drive and Carling Avenue for construction until Nov. 5 as well.

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  4. Tornado-damaged church no longer a polling stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | CBC News

    The City of Ottawa says Arlington Woods Free Methodist Church was too badly damaged by a tornado on Sept. 21 to serve as a polling station in this fall's municipal election.

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  5. Commuters blast changes to Fisher AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | CBC News

    We're getting a bit of rain today , so that's bound to ruin what would otherwise be a decent commute. Fisher southbound was recently two lanes all the way to Prince of Wales Drive, but they have sandblasted off the paint and brought it down to one lane.

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  6. OC Transpo rider frustrated with chronically late busRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 7 | CBC News

    Andrew Arsenault has been searching for answers as to why his bus has been late most of the times he's taken it over the past month. An Ottawa man is disputing Mayor Jim Watson's claims about the reliability of one of the city's OC Transpo routes, saying it's become increasingly tardy over the past month or so.

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  7. 'Above and beyond': Hydro workers share stories of tornado cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | CBC News

    Patrick Brisson of Hydro Ottawa helped restore power after the recent tornadoes. The CBC's Hallie Cotnam met him at a lineworker appreciation event at Hydro Ottawa's training centre.

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  8. Killam REIT buys 60-unit Greenbank Road apartment in Ottawa for $21MRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Ottawa Business Journal

    A Halifax-based real estate investment trust has acquired a newly built apartment complex in Ottawa at a price of $20.7 million. Killam Apartment REIT announced Monday it had purchased the five-storey, 60-unit complex at the corner of Greenbank Road and Craig Henry Drive.

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  9. EVENT: Ottawa Jazzworks Launches 'Jazzworks Presents' Concert Series...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | All About Jazz

    ... In addition, Dezron Douglas will present a special Jazz Bass Master Class for Ottawa's acoustic bass players at Nepean High School on Thursday, October 4th from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. Tickets are also available through Eventbrite.ca or by calling ...

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  10. Police 10-1-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | The Times

    The Times relies on reports furnished by police in our coverage area. If you know of a police matter but do not see it reported in The Times, contact us at 815-431-4050 or newsroom@mywebtimes.com.

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  11. Ontario dairy farmers disappointed with new USMCA trade dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | CBC News

    ... that, and then in this new deal Canada has been limited to some extent on even how much you can export," said Lloyd. Nepean dairy farmer Peter Ruiter says he wanted the Canadian government to protect the industry, but feels it continues to give up ...

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  12. Knoxdale-Merivale hears from candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | CBC News

    ... family in the ward, took issue with photo radar, which he called another tax, and the turf that was put in at the Nepean Sportsplex . For a recap of the Knoxdale-Merivale candidates' answers last night at the community centre, read the ...

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  13. 'It's like a personal injury': Tornado takes emotional toll on Ottawa neighbourhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | CBC News

    Arborists and work crews clear trees felled by the Sept. 21 tornado that swept through the Arlington Woods neighbourhood in Ottawa. 1 comment

  14. Dunrobin residents ask about security, insurance, and garbage as they navigate post-tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | CBC News

    ... The city says people who still need help can always visit the community support centres such as the ones at the Nepean Sportsplex or the West-Carleton Secondary School or by calling 311. There were some concerns about the environment and ground ...

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  15. Ottawa-Gatineau traffic updates for Sept. 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | CBC News

    Holly Acres Road used to be a different kind of road, but its speed limit apparently hasn't changed much. There's no new construction to warn you about, but even better, there's no rain this morning .

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  16. Which speed limits need adjusting?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | CBC News

    It won't be much better today than yesterday, I'm afraid - still raining , still-mid week volume. I do have a bit of good news, Anderson Road reopens today between Mitch Owens and Thunder roads.

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  17. Ottawa planning committee OKs proposed concert venue at Wesley Clover ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | Ottawa Business Journal

    Ottawa's planning committee unanimously approved a plan Wednesday to allow Wesley Clover Parks to turn the Corkstown Road equestrian facility into a two-day concert venue next summer, despite objections from nearby residents who say the event could damage precious green space. Wesley Clover officials say as many as 25,000 people would be expected to attend each day of a country music festival Live Nation Canada is reportedly proposing for the site on June 29 and 30, 2019.

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  18. City of Ottawa to study potential Barrhaven LRT expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | Ottawa Business Journal

    With plans for the second phase of the LRT already a go, the City of Ottawa is now studying ways to extend light rail to Barrhaven. In a news release Tuesday afternoon, the city said it's looking at how to "convert bus rapid transit to light-rail transit" in the south-end community.

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  19. Army of volunteers head to Arlington Woods tornado zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | CBC News

    With Knoxdale Public School still closed due to damage from the Sept. 21 tornado, some students spent Tuesday helping with the cleanup effort in Ottawa's Arlington Woods neighbourhood.

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  20. Ottawa back to 'near normal' operations, opens community support centresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | GlobalNews

    ... affected areas in the city. One is at West Carleton Secondary school at 3086 Dunrobin Rd. The second is at the Nepean Sportsplex at 1701 Woodroffe Ave. According to the city, these support centres will be open from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and will have ...

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