Weekend closures on Lyon Street between Albert and Queen Streets

21 April 2017 - 5:31am
Crews will be working on a one block stretch of Lyon Street from Albert Street to Queen Street over the next two weekends to remove the steel plates and repave the road surface.

BLOG: When it comes to police, who’s jurisdiction is it anyway?

21 April 2017 - 5:30am
When a beaver wanders onto the highway, who responds?

LINKED: A list of volunteer opportunities at nature organizations in Ottawa

21 April 2017 - 5:28am
Great if you love being outdoors, have a passion for nature -- or are a high schooler in need of their mandated 40 community service hours. (Or all three!)

FEATURED: Canadian Tulip Festival 2017 (May 12-22)

20 April 2017 - 10:03pm
The Canadian Tulip Festival has announced a special edition of the...

UP IN SMOKE: The best Ottawa #420 tweets and photos

20 April 2017 - 7:35pm
Things moved slowly on Parliament Hill Thursday — and not...

How to use Ottawa’s light rail transit in 2018

19 April 2017 - 8:37pm
A comprehensive guide to Ottawa's LRT in 2018.

NAC goes big with ballet mega-production

19 April 2017 - 5:30am
Encount3rs premieres on Thursday at the NAC with three one-act ballets, along with an original musical score for each, created by six Canadian choreographers and composers.

FEATURED: Ottawa Poutinefest 2017 – May 4-7

18 April 2017 - 8:28pm
Ottawa’s Original • Ottawa’s Best FREE ADMISSION May 4th, Thursday:...

How much do the Senators pay in property taxes each year?

13 April 2017 - 5:31am
Hint: About the same as Mark Borowiecki's salary.

Jane’s Walk Ottawa looking for volunteers

13 April 2017 - 5:30am
Jane's Walks are aimed at improving urban literacy by offering insights into local history, planning, design, and civic engagement through the simple act of walking and observing.

At least 27 people received threatening letter in the mail: Police

12 April 2017 - 8:11pm
The letters come in the mail post marked from Calgary and begin with "I know where you live..."

Citywide fire ban in effect

12 April 2017 - 8:07pm
This ban will remain in place until conditions improve and the green grass starts to show through dead tall grass.

What’s open and closed in Ottawa on Easter Weekend 2017

12 April 2017 - 7:57pm
Here's what's open and closed on Easter Weekend in Ottawa.

Malala Yousafzai in Ottawa Wednesday to receive honorary citizenship

11 April 2017 - 7:31pm
Canadian parliament voted in October 2014 to give her an honorary citizenship, but the Ottawa shooting cut short her plans to accept it.

Hate crimes can now be reported to Ottawa Police online

11 April 2017 - 5:38pm
“Our community partners have requested this and I’m pleased to see it being implemented,” said Chief Charles Bordeleau.

Deaths caused by not wearing seat belts hits 20-year low: OPP

11 April 2017 - 11:10am
"The evidence that supports the effectiveness of seat belt use remains irrefutable," said OPP deputy commissioner Brad Blair.

PHOTO: Red sky over Kanata

10 April 2017 - 11:39pm
Meanwhile, the self-proclaimed experts over at our sister site

FEATURED: NAC Presents Jim Bryson (April 21)

10 April 2017 - 6:54am
“Once you have had a chance to see Bryson perform...

ONE HUNDRED YEARS: Ottawa remembers Vimy Ridge

9 April 2017 - 1:27pm
Hundreds gathered at the National War Memorial this weekend to remember the 3,598 Canadians who died in the battle for the ridge.

PLANNING AHEAD: NCC releases 50-year plan for Capital Region

6 April 2017 - 4:23pm
"It offers a direction for the Capital’s development to the bicentennial of Confederation and beyond, and a framework for land use and projects that will be implemented on federal land," a news release said.