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Peter Hume speaks about retirement announcement

The most noteworthy part of Monday’s 16-minute environment committee was the presence of Peter Hume.

It was the first time the Alta Vista councillor was seen or heard at city hall since announcing his retirement on Friday. 390 more words

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Peter Hume throws support behind Jean Cloutier in Alta Vista

Fresh from announcing his retirement after 23 years on city council, Alta Vista Coun. Peter Hume has endorsed a potential successor — Jean Cloutier, an accountant and former community association president. 504 more words

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Planning chair Peter Hume stepping down

After 23 years as a city councillor — including more than a decade as chair of the powerful planning committee, Alta Vista Coun. Peter Hume announced late Friday that he is retiring. 318 more words

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Volunteers looking for a miracle as voting ends in contest to fund accessible park

As the clock approached midnight Tuesday, Rosemary Thompson was hoping for a miracle.

Thompson, one of a handful of volunteers, is trying to help secure enough votes online to help the Miracle League of Ottawa, one of 10 finalists in the Kraft Celebration Tour, win the contest’s $100,000 grand prize . 298 more words

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Wine tasting in Mendoza!

We bailed on doing a tour with one of the companies and instead decided to go for it on our own. The owner of the B&B ended up helping us pick wineries, making reservations for us, and ended up going to the first one with us. 194 more words

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My Boracay

I’ve always thought of Boracay as “my” island. Having been born just a stone’s throw away, it’s my go-to place whenever I feel the need to go to the beach. 1,322 more words

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