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Bruno Mars review

Bruno Mars thrilled a capacity crowd at Canadian Tire Centre on Thursday with a high-energy performance that not only demonstrated his killer musical instincts and powerful showmanship but also a strong sense of fun. 566 more words


Finding Peace at the National Gallery of Canada

Every Thursday evening, several of the museums and galleries in Ottawa offer free admission.  Opportunity to save $$, while soaking in some culture?  I’m on it. 312 more words


Doctor behind Ottawa hepatitis, HIV scare agrees not to practise medicine again

An Ottawa doctor who caused a public health scare in 2011 after her endoscopy clinic failed a health inspection has agreed never to practise medicine again. 694 more words


Aylmer artist brings new life to dead ash trees (with video)

Josh Dagg bought himself a thousand-dollar chainsaw for his 36th birthday Wednesday, adding it to six or seven others that are in working condition and two or three in need of some tender loving care. 550 more words

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Broaden your scope and reach beyond your limits

First stop since I started this blog is Ottawa, Canada.

As a Canadian, this is generally a place that we will see once or two in life. 342 more words


With $200 fine for jumping off 26-foot bridge, a summer small-town tradition might be coming to an end

It’s a time-honoured rite of passage of rural Canadian summer: Jumping off a bridge or a tall rock side into cool, clear water. In Wakefield, Que., that tradition happens at a barn-red covered bridge, one of the last remaining in eastern Canada. 826 more words


Families left homeless after three-alarm fire on Abaca Way

Seven people, including at least two families, are expected to be displaced after a three-alarm fire tore through a rowhouse in Stittsville on Thursday leaving it uninhabitable. 260 more words

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