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Jack Astor's and the Urban Vision

Yesterday, the Ottawa Citizen published an op-ed of mine offering measured support for the Lansdowne re-development project. I know it’s a controversial issue in Ottawa, but there was a bit of pushback that I really wasn’t expecting: 718 more words

Twelve-storey office tower in the works for Holland Cross

A 12-storey office tower is in the works for the Holland Cross complex, which would be the tallest on the site so far.

Planning committee approved the rezoning unanimously for the Scott Street building on Tuesday but it still requires final approval from city council. 209 more words

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What I would give for a good ol' pepperoni pizza

The Hintonburg neighbourhood in Ottawa is a very nice place to eat. You’ve got eclectic restaurants, a vibe that’s young and fresh, and it feels as though it is on the cusp of something new everyday. 506 more words


Neighbourhood update - summer 2014

I’ve been meaning to post for a while. Lots of pics of new things in the hood.

  • The empty commercial spot on the east end of 101 Richmond Road has been leased.
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Our Curious Windows

If you passed by 1258 Wellington West today, you may have noticed that our windows look slightly different. That is because we’re part of the… 222 more words

Shop Local

5 Reasons To #Shoplocal

1)   By Shopping local you boost the local economy. There is a cause and effect that happens when you choose to  shop local. First the businesses thrive, creating a destination-shopping strip. 271 more words

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Happenings in the 'hood

I still can’t believe I used to blog almost every day when I was at work. Maybe it was to give me a sense of the good things around me. 316 more words

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