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VIDEOS: Aerial footage of the raging Ottawa River at Chaudière Falls

7 May 2017 - 8:46pm
Environment Canada ended a rainfall warning late Saturday that was in effect for the region since Thursday, but forecast a chance of rain Sunday night and Monday with the possibility of snow.

Your letters on our parking editorial

6 May 2017 - 5:30am
Some of the responses we heard after our editorial on parking last week.

What you need to know about flooding in Ottawa and Gatineau

5 May 2017 - 8:22pm
Rain will continue to fall in the Ottawa region through the weekend, worsening already extreme flooding along the Ottawa and Rideau Rivers.

Rogers TV Ottawa to remain open amid cuts; eight staffers laid off

5 May 2017 - 12:23pm
Dozens of employees have been dismissed amid cuts and Rogers shuttered four stations in Southern Ontario.

Campaign aims to replace instruments destroyed in Kanata school fire

4 May 2017 - 5:52am
A fire last week in a portable at the Kanata Montessori School destroyed many of the school’s musical instruments.

Our picks for Jane’s Walk 2017

3 May 2017 - 10:50pm
Jane’s Walk is a festival of free neighbourhood walking tours...

Zaphod Beeblebrox says it will close May 14

3 May 2017 - 2:14pm
"These are uncertain economic times and we have struggled to avoid a decision that will affect so many lives," said a statement about the closure, posted to the club's website.

PHOTOS: Snowbirds and Patrouille de France flyby over Parliament Hill

2 May 2017 - 9:44pm
“Canada and France have a profound connection, and our national air demonstration teams’ flying in formation is symbolic of our lasting friendship and alliance.”

A big list of Ottawa Farmers’ Markets

2 May 2017 - 6:59pm
The oldest food market in Ottawa — and one of...

Section of downtown evacuated due to gas leak

2 May 2017 - 2:43pm
There is reportedly a strong odor of natural gas that can be smelled at a radius of several blocks, along with a "rushing water" sound.

‘A heart of gold’: Hundreds turn out for tribute to teen killed by opioid overdose

30 April 2017 - 5:30am
Friday evening was both a touching tribute and a fundraiser for the Dave Smith Youth Treatment Centre's proposed expansion, which would make more beds available for other teens struggling with drug use.

EDITORIAL: Ottawa’s barking about parking becoming tiresome

30 April 2017 - 5:29am
Ottawa has an unhealthy obsession with parking.

No loss of parking spaces because of Inspiration Village: Ottawa 2017

29 April 2017 - 5:30am
Ottawa 2017 Executive Director Guy Laflamme told OttawaStart.com the 92 parking spaces the village takes up have been compensated for elsewhere.

OUT COLD: Kanata teen looks back on overdoses that almost cost him his life

27 April 2017 - 5:30am
From a Bayshore area crackhouse to overdosing in a Kanata garage, to getting clean in a detox centre, a 17-year-old recounts his close calls and why he started using drugs.

One man charged after police seize Fentanyl powder

26 April 2017 - 10:33pm
Officers recovered over 15 grams of Fentanyl powder with a street value of over $7,000.

Ottawa’s charm (and fans) keep Hamiltonian Terra Lightfoot coming back

26 April 2017 - 3:42pm
Although based in Hamilton, touring musician Terra Lightfoot is finding herself coming back to the capital often and she says she always enjoys the sights and scenes the city has to offer.

FEATURED: TD Nature Nocturne: The Life Aquatic (April 28)

24 April 2017 - 9:07pm
Friday, April 28 • 8:00 pm – 11:59 pm Canadian...

Goodbye, Deuce of Ottawa

22 April 2017 - 6:16pm
OC Transpo route two has been running for decades and, over the generations, ingrained itself into the nostalgia of old Ottawa and the memories of its regular riders.

History museum’s new exhibit takes an intimate look at daily life in Canada 150 years ago

22 April 2017 - 9:00am
Featuring artifacts, photographs and documents from the collections of both institutions, Moments From 150 Years Ago is the inaugural exhibition in the new Treasures From Library and Archives Canada gallery at the Canadian Museum of History.

Library’s free access to New York Times great for researchers and Trump addicts alike

21 April 2017 - 4:46pm
Offering access to the paper's website was a "no-brainer" said Ann Archer, manager of content services for the Ottawa Public Library.

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