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Reevely: Province promises a wider 417, building Ontario up by bogging it down

The Ontario government plans to widen a stretch of Highway 417 west of downtown to try to reduce congestion, though there’s no evidence that widening highways reduces congestion. 753 more words

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Earth Day in Ottawa South - Inspiring Action

Ecology Ottawa and Tree Ottawa each had a table with information and able volunteers. We signed up a few people on the renewable city petition with the help of Judy, Alok and Eva. 239 more words

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Art of the Day: John Fraser

John Fraser
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Public should have say on photo radar in Ottawa: Liberal MPPs

The city must consult with residents if it wants to make a compelling case for using photo radar on Ottawa roads, say several local Liberal MPPs, whose government could ultimately decide whether to give municipalities such a power. 780 more words

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Reevely: Numerous gaps in Ontario's system for palliative care, report finds

The way Ontario’s health system cares for the dying is full of holes that need patching, Ottawa South MPP John Fraser says in an official report the provincial government is to use as a guide to those fixes. 740 more words

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The ballerina's odds

Each year, on the road or back at home in New York, Baryshnikov and his artistic staff hold regularly scheduled auditions for young dancers from all over America…In some ways, they differ little from any other sort of auditions: many come calling, and extremely few are chosen.

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Reevely: Father's death drives Ottawa South MPP's efforts to improve Ontario's palliative care

Ottawa South MPP John Fraser has been quietly working away on one of the provincial government’s worst problems: How we die.

When Premier Kathleen Wynne made him parliamentary assistant to Health Minister Eric Hoskins and they asked him what he wanted to do, palliative care is what he told them. 725 more words

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