The NCC wants to “reimagine” Nepean Point

20 January 2017 - 12:56pm
National Capital Commission seeks innovative and inspiring proposals to redevelop a spectacular lookout.

$30,000 in funding announced for 2017 musical events in Ottawa

20 January 2017 - 12:20am
  Ottawa – The 2017 JUNO Awards Host Committee and...

No injuries after OC Transpo bus fire

17 January 2017 - 9:09am
The bus contained dozens of people, who all got off safely.

Sister-city orchestras to join in celebration of Canada 150

16 January 2017 - 9:12am
On Sunday, February 12th, 3pm, invited musicians of The Ottawa Symphony Orchestra, will join the internationally acclaimed Beijing Symphony Orchestra for a musical celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary.

Ottawa Public Library celebrating storytelling through song in January

14 January 2017 - 1:35pm
In January, OPL will explore STORYTELLING through song, and what better way to do that than with a kick-off concert featuring Canadian musician and author Alan Doyle, along with his band the Beautiful Gypsies!

Early bird sales begin for Ottawa 2017 urban camping spots

14 January 2017 - 1:28pm
Ottawa is offering a unique short-term Urban Camping experience in select City parking lots and green spaces for tents and RVs as a family-friendly option for accommodations.

LINKED: Longtime community journalist hangs up his hat

14 January 2017 - 8:09am
From a silver-plating factory in Trenton, to a 28-year career in the RCMP, to 24 years in community journalism, 74-year-old John Brummell retired from the Stittsville News on Friday.

Part of Rideau Canal to open Saturday

13 January 2017 - 5:22pm
(Via NCC) A 4.4-kilometre section of the Rideau Canal Skateway...

How to show your support for the Canada Summer Games in Ottawa

13 January 2017 - 8:51am
As part of the bid process, the City wants to showcase the strong community support and enthusiasm for hosting the event.

FEATURED: NAC Presents 2016-2017 Season

10 January 2017 - 6:23pm
Now in its 6th season, the all-Canadian music series NAC...

Special Advisory: Winter overnight parking ban in effect

10 January 2017 - 5:30pm
Due to weather conditions, a winter overnight parking ban is in effect tonight between 1 a.m. and 7 a.m. across Ottawa.

Sir John A. Macdonald winter trail officially opens for 2017

9 January 2017 - 10:41pm
Although it has been groomed for several weeks now, the...

Ottawa Fury FC named to United Soccer League eastern conference

9 January 2017 - 9:35pm
Ottawa Fury FC to feature in Eastern Conference with 32-game season beginning March 24

Twitter mocks Conservative Party leadership candidate’s pledge to ‘drain’ Rideau Canal

9 January 2017 - 7:49pm
Conservative Party leadership candidate Kellie Leitch's pledge to "drain the canal" has caught the ire of some on social media.

Lane reductions on Lisgar Street start Tuesday

9 January 2017 - 12:52pm
(Via City of Ottawa) Lane reductions will be in place...

New York Times: 36 hours in Ottawa

6 January 2017 - 2:06am
Remy Scalza spent 36 hours in Ottawa and wrote about the experience for the New York Times.

Ottawa Police holding public information sessions about their service

6 January 2017 - 1:48am
At the information sessions, residents will learn about their Community Police Officers, how to access policing services, where to direct concerns about safety in their neighbourhood, and more.

Ice thickness: do you know what is safe?

6 January 2017 - 1:28am
A list of safe thicknesses before going onto the ice.

Know your rights before joining a gym

5 January 2017 - 2:45pm
If you're ready to make a commitment to a gym or fitness club, remember you have consumer rights that protect you under Ontario's Consumer Protection Act.

Can a video game engage youth in their community?

3 January 2017 - 6:00am
Ottawa Public Health is hoping that Minecraft will lay the building blocks to getting kids engaged in their community and its health.