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333. Raleigh Road, Vector (1)

On Raleigh Road, just opposite the Tobacco Factory, is the car park for a small company called Vector. There are four available walls in the car park which are frequently sprayed…the turnover here is very high. 140 more words


Everyday Hero: Volunteer Mary Grainger has comforted sick children for 40 years

Mary Grainger doesn’t have any biological children, but there are thousands of children she considers her own.

Grainger is a volunteer at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO). 424 more words


Hot-tawa for the weekend

After discovering a fantastic seat sale on West Jet, I decided to spend the weekend with my sister and her family in Ottawa.

There is about a 10-13 degree difference between Ottawa and Calgary. 418 more words

My Life

Roger’s House 10 years on: One mother’s story

When my son’s oncologist and two of his nurses gently broached the subject of palliative care and suggested a tour of Roger’s House, I looked around the hospital room to make sure they were talking to me. 641 more words

Family & Child

34 Hours for CHEO (with Ramble Video)

I stayed up for 34 hours this weekend. It’s longer than I’ve ever stayed up and I’m still recovering. And it was among the best 34 hours of my life. 2,254 more words

Video Games

Little Miracles

I had a hard time listening to my favourite radio station yesterday, as Country 101.1 in Ottawa held their annual radiothon for CHEO (the local children’s hospital).   283 more words