OC Transpo service changes for March Break

9 March 2017 - 11:50am
OC Transpo will operate a revised weekday schedule during March Break (March 13 to 17) when schools are closed and many people are on holidays.

Road closures for St. Patrick’s Day parade on Saturday

9 March 2017 - 11:44am
(Via City of Ottawa) Ottawa – The City of Ottawa...

Mayor to reveal plans for his future Thursday morning

8 March 2017 - 8:00pm
Watson has not yet said whether he would run for re-election in the 2018 municipal election.

Ottawa youth drug addiction program boasts high success rate — if students know about it

7 March 2017 - 11:16pm
About 75 per cent of the 1,400 students who used their counselling services either reduced or stopped their drug use altogether.

GIVEAWAY: Win a family pass to the Auto Show

7 March 2017 - 6:48pm
From March 16 – 19th, the Shaw Centre will be...

New route numbers and bigger buses for OC Transpo this spring

7 March 2017 - 5:30pm
In a memo, OC Transpo general manager John Manconi said more capacity will be added to some bus routes, particularly connexion buses in west end communities such as Barrhaven, Kanata and Stittsville.

Crashed Ice crowd estimates in the air, pegged at ‘tens of thousands’

7 March 2017 - 11:04am
"RCMP geospatial measuring pegs the crowd at 28,000 in one snapshot from Saturday evening (8pm) for the bowl and Wellington area."

FEATURED: Catch Me If You Can: The Musical, March 10-19

6 March 2017 - 11:17pm
Orpheus Musical Theatre Society presents Catch Me If You Can...

Landmark CIVIC pharmacy sign and building up for sale

5 March 2017 - 8:34pm
The building – and landmark “CIVIC” pharmacy sign – at...

Crashed Ice: World champions crowned, in photos

5 March 2017 - 4:18pm
More photos from the final races of the championship that took nine years to bring to Ottawa.

Crashed Ice: Photos from freestyle showcase and junior championship (day one)

4 March 2017 - 1:23pm
Our favourite photos from Friday night's Red Bull Crashed Ice.

FEATURED: natureTASTES – sparkling wine! – March 16

4 March 2017 - 9:23am
Charmed by Champagne? Prefer Prosecco? Don’t miss natureTASTES at the...

Does a city councillor hurling an insult on Twitter breach the council code of conduct?

4 March 2017 - 5:30am
Did city councillor Stephen Blais go too far calling councillor Tobi Nussbaum's refusal to vote on a contentious issue at city council "a chicken move"?

Police dismantle meth lab inside downtown apartment

1 March 2017 - 12:51pm
There was a strong chemical odour emanating from the apartment.

March Break 2017: Camps and more activities for kids

28 February 2017 - 8:44pm
What to do with the kids during March Break? Here’s...

GUEST POST: Micro grants an innovative funding model for community startups in Ottawa

27 February 2017 - 5:30am
For those who don't know, micro-granting is all the rage these days.

How to talk to your kids about drug abuse, from a mom and pharmacist

25 February 2017 - 5:12pm
As a pharmacist and a concerned mom, I felt the need to write something to help parents have some tools to initiate informed and sustained conversations with their teens. I hope these six conversation starters help you.

EDITORIAL: Break down the stigma of drug abuse

25 February 2017 - 5:30am
When a parent shows the tremendous bravery of coming forward to speak openly about their child's struggle with drug abuse, they should be congratulated and supported.

Gone so soon? Rideau Canal ends 2016-17 season

23 February 2017 - 5:51pm
Spring is in the air, and the NCC says it's just too warm.

Canadian icon K.D. Lang announced as the NAC’s 2017 Gala artist

23 February 2017 - 5:45pm
On Saturday September 16, 2017, k.d. lang—the Grammy- and Juno-Award winning singer/songwriter and her band, will take to the Southam hall stage, in a performance that celebrates the 25th anniversary of her groundbreaking album Ingénue.