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Shopping wish comes true for teen with life-threatening Spina Bifida

An Ottawa teenager with a life-threatening form of Spina Bifida scored the ultimate shopping spree through Make-A-Wish Canada on Tuesday.

Because of her condition, Ashley McFarland had never been in a mall before. 270 more words


Molly Robillard (2002-2014): 'Team Molly' raised thousands for CHEO cancer care

The CN Cycle for CHEO looms large for Barrie Robillard and Wendy Alexander, as it has every year since their daughter Molly was diagnosed with cancer in April 2009. 718 more words

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Funhaven raising funds for CHEO with new haunted attraction

Funhaven is clearing the cobwebs on its newest Halloween attraction on Ottawa’s Baxter Road and is inviting brave souls to wander through a haunted insane asylum, which opens to the public this week. 236 more words


CHEO confirms eight new cases of enterovirus D68

An additional eight cases of enterovirus D68 have been confirmed among children who were treated and released from the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario in September, a hospital spokesman said Thursday. 338 more words

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Homes calendar for the week of Oct. 18 to 24

Next weekend

Art show: Check out the works of more than 70 juried artists from Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec at the annual Ottawa Art Expo Oct. 301 more words


The Glasses Experience

I decided to write this post because I frequently get asked how did we know our young son needed glasses. At about 8 months old we noticed that our son, Cash had one eye that would occasionally cross inward. 388 more words

Homes calendar for the week of Oct. 11 to 17

This weekend

Studio tour: Check out the works of 24 artists and artisans at seven studios nestled along the meandering roads of Brooke Valley in the Perth Autumn Studio Tour Saturday through Monday. 220 more words