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Holt Renfrew leaving Ottawa after 78 years

After 78 years in the capital, Holt Renfrew, once the undisputed leader in Ottawa’s luxury retail market, has announced it will close its doors at 240 Sparks St. 835 more words

Local News

Dear Don VIII

Dear Don,

Hope the weather up there is less miserable than it is here today. It hasn’t been the best of weeks so apart from walking the dog and trying to find somewhere to park and catch the heron that is wandering the roadside I haven’t really been out all that much. 348 more words


Abbey Brooke Cactus Nursery

Last week I finally visited the Abbey Brooke Cactus Nursery in Matlock, Derbyshire. I’d been planning on going for a while, and I definitely wasn’t disappointed! 93 more words


Everyone is wondering what the secret is to this 73-year-old siren's youthful looks

You are only as young as you feel as the saying goes…

One 73-year-old widow and mother-of-three was left with great results after undergoing a bit of nip and tuck to make her body and dress sense look as young as she felt. 144 more words

Life & Style

Moody Woodland Morning

Even though the sun was bright it lacked that vibrant intensity we have become used to.  It was quite moody and mute, so I thought my subdued interpretation best matched the start to the morning. 146 more words


Towards The Hills

Having hosted visitors for a number of days and then experiencing bad weather, it’s been a while since I have been out on the bike. The morning promised good weather, although a little blustery, so I decided to ride one of my regular longer rides with the intent of ‘putting my head down a bit’. 541 more words