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Is this corner of Hintonburg Ottawa's new hub for cycling advocacy?

By Jacob Hoytema – 

Ottawa’s bike scene has transformed in recent years, and more new developments are likely to come — and Kitchissippi is quickly becoming the city’s centre for cycling advocacy and development. 830 more words

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Street hockey supremacy has been achieved 

Story and photos by Ted Simpson – 

The Westboro Gamblers played their way to victory in the fifth installment of the Hintonburg Community Association’s annual street hockey tournament. 123 more words

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Design panel flags size at another Wellington West 'gateway' condo

No one mentioned the “element of wow” at a design review Thursday, but a panel of architects is worried about the proposed look of a nine-storey building planned for a gateway property at one end of Wellington Street West. 454 more words

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Transportation committee to review rules for free on-street parking

Free parking has prevailed on Westboro and Hintonburg’s main drag — for now — but the transportation committee on Wednesday vowed to review criteria for introducing paid parking and consider scrapping the veto currently held by neighbourhood business and community associations. 500 more words

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A cup of kindness – Hintonburg cafe services up 'suspended coffee'

“Have a little extra? Need a little more? Ask about our suspended coffee program.”

That’s the message hand-chalked on a sign at Bread By Us, a Wellington Street West storefront that’s cozily warm and redolent of baking sourdough loaves and brewing java on a dismal April morning. 579 more words

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A Q&A with Dickson Davidson about reducing residential speed limits

Kitchissippi Times: There are many residents in Kitchissippi who would like to reduce the residential speed limit in their neighbourhood. Can you tell us a bit about the process? 662 more words

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Face Time: The Face and Figure

“You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.” – George Bernard Shaw

I love going for art exhibitions and shows, however due to a hectic school schedule and the merciless Ottawa winter I haven’t been to an art gallery or exhibition in months. 841 more words

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