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Real estate: Five Wellington West-area homes on the market

The highly sought-after Wellington West area, now considered the city’s trendiest enclave, has certainly come a long way.

For years, what’s now known as Wellington West — neighbouring west Hintonburg and Westboro, including Wellington Street to Richmond Road, between Parkdale Avenue and Island Park Drive — was marked by dilapidated housing and high crime rates. 513 more words


Ottawa's first daily cat café picks its location

Hintonburg is about to become the cat’s meow.

Feline Café, the first daily cat café in Ottawa, will open at 1076 Wellington St. W. on the main floor of a two-storey red brick building. 302 more words

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In the mirror of history: a reflection of colonialism

Nine months ago, I finally understood that I am one of the Adams of our planet’s colonial history. The penny dropped when I realized, thanks to an Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States, that the English first perfected the tricks of their colonial trade in Ireland long before they plagued the shores and lands of Turtle Island. 977 more words

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Marketplace: An Ottawa designer picks five updates for your home in 2017

The Christmas tree is curbside, the ornaments packed away and all that glitters gone.

Beat the mid-winter blahs by being bold. It doesn’t have to break the bank. 613 more words


City suspends Vibe Cafe and Lounge food licence in wake of homicide

The city has suspended the food licence at a controversial Hintonburg lounge.

Kitchissippi ward councillor Jeff Leiper confirmed that bylaw officers pulled the food premises licence for the Vibe Cafe and Lounge, pending a hearing on Dec. 252 more words

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Hintonburg needs a bigger police presence to prevent violence, says city councillor

Coun. Jeff Leiper is calling for an increased police presence in Hintonburg, after a fatal shooting that has rattled the community.

He said Wednesday residents are “very concerned” at the latest in a string of incidents dating back to October. 366 more words

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Police investigating Ottawa's 20th homicide of the year after shooting in Hintonburg

Police are investigating Ottawa’s 20th homicide of the year after a youth was shot dead on Bayswater Avenue Tuesday evening.

Ottawa police had earlier confirmed the shooting in the Hintonburg area just before 11 p.m. 940 more words

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