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Win Tickets To Daniel O’Donnell

  One of Ireland’s top performers, Daniel O’Donnell returns to Ottawa, Friday May 31 at Southam Hall at the NAC. Get your tickets by phone: 1 888 991-2787, in person at the NAC Box Office – Click Here For Box Office Location &

Posted in All Stories, Contests

Win Tickets To Roch Voisine

  Jewel 98.5 is pleased to welcome Roch Voisine to Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe on Thursday February 28 at 8:00pm.  You’ll hear new music from Roch, while enjoying your favourites from “There’s No Easy Way”, “Kissing Rain”, “Helene” and more.

Posted in Codi Jeffreys, Contests

Jewel Recipes Grand Prize Winner

  Thank you for all of your recipes!  You’ve been submitting them for the last three months, to win gift cards from our sponsors.     And to qualify for the grand prize, a stunning gourmet dining room set from

Posted in All Stories, Annoucer Blogs, Codi Jeffreys

Ladies Getaway Weekend Guest Speaker Susan Stewart Chats with Codi Jeffreys

  Jewel Radio’s 11th Annual Ladies Getaway Weekend, sponsored by Ashley Homestore Ottawa, will feature speaker, comedian, and author Susan Stewart as Sunday Morning’s guest speaker.  Susan, has spent the last decade entertaining and inspiring people to see the lighter

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11th Annual Ladies Getaway Weekend

Get ready, ladies… Jewel Radio’s 11th Annual Ladies Getaway Weekend is set for the weekend of April 12-April 14.  We are proud to have Ashley Homestore – Ottawa – as this year’s sponsor!  We Are Now OVER 75% sold.    

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Steve Boyton In Conversation With Stewart MacNeil

Jewel 98.5 is please to present The Barra MacNeils East Coast Christmas tonight at 7:30 pm at Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe.  Tickets are still available. The siblings are mid-way through an epic cross country tour that started on Vancouver Island

Posted in All Stories, Annoucer Blogs, Steve Boyton

The Most Stressful Jobs Of 2018

  Careercast is out with their 2018 list of the most stressful jobs based on …. Travel, Career Growth Potential, Physical Demands, Environmental Conditions, Hazards Encountered, Meeting the Public, Competition, Risk of Death or Grievous Injury, Immediate Risk of Another’s

Posted in All Stories

With It You Wouldn’t Get Your Cyber Monday Order So Quickly

    It’s Cyber Monday as millions of consumers are jumping on line to order deals, and take advantage of Christmas shopping from the comfort of their home, even work place.  Have you done any shopping today?  Have you been

Posted in All Stories, News & Sports, Whats Happening

Top Movies People Stream Over The Holidays

  How many Christmas movies have you seen so far this month?  The holiday movie cycle will no doubt spin into full force once December rolls around.  With Netflix, and other streaming services, our favourite holiday movie is just a

Posted in All Stories, Whats Happening

Why Am I Getting Deliveries For Christmas Gifts I Didn’t Order – She’s To Blame

  Many people are asking themselves the question, “Why Am I Getting Deliveries For Christmas Gifts I Didn’t Order?”  In a way you did order them without even knowing.   Homes that have Amazon’s Alexa are seeing unexpected deliveries as

Posted in All Stories, Whats Happening

Bella Remains #1

  If you or someone you know will be adding a four legged friend to the family, and you/they are unsure about a name, stick with the popular trend:  Bella.   According to, Bella remains the most popular dog

Posted in All Stories

Backpacks For The Homeless 2018

  The annual Backpacks For The Homeless has returned for another year, filling 2000 backpacks with essentials for those without a home.  This is a perfect way to give during the holidays to those in need.  Offices, service clubs, schools,

Posted in All Stories, Annoucer Blogs, Codi Jeffreys, News & Sports, Nida Drake

[Click Here To Listen] In Conversation With Liona Boyd

  Jewel 98.5 is pleased to present Liona Boyd in concert Sunday night at at Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe.  Ahead of this weekend’s concert, Steve Boyton had a chance to catch up with Liona on her music, and career.  

Posted in All Stories, Steve Boyton, Whats Happening

[Listen To The Interview] Codi & Nida Chatting With John McDermott

John McDermott is celebrating 25 years with a special concert with his trio tonight at Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe.  A true showman, if you’ve never experienced one of his concerts, you owe it to yourself.   Tickets are still available at

Posted in All Stories, Annoucer Blogs, Codi Jeffreys, Nida Drake, Whats Happening

You Have Until June To See Celine In Vegas

  After eight years, Celine announced that her residency in Las Vegas will come to an end in June.   “I definitely have mixed emotions about this final run. Las Vegas has become my home and performing at the Colosseum

Posted in All Stories, Whats Happening

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