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Lufthansa To Offer Direct Flights To Frankfurt

Lufthansa Airline announced today they will begin service from Ottawa to Frankfurt Germany next May Next May, Ottawa International Airport joins the four other Lufthansa Group Canadian gateways: Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver and Calgary. The new Ottawa route, beginning on May

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Michelle Obama In Ottawa Next Month

  Former First Lady Michelle Obama will be in Ottawa on Friday October 11th, 2019 at 1:00pm at Canadian Tire Centre.   “The Ottawa Board of Trade is thrilled to welcome former First Lady Michelle Obama to Ottawa. Her message

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Canada’s Bianca Andreescu Becomes First Canadian To Win A Grand Slam Title-U.S. Open

Canadian tennis player Bianca Andreescu has won the U.S. Open, beating American tennis icon Serena Williams and becoming the first Canadian ever to win a Grand Slam title in singles. It’s a meteoric achievement for a player that began the

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Two Ottawa Couples Safe-Hurricane Dorian

A family member says two Ottawa couples who were trapped in a Bahamas home during Hurricane Dorian are safe. The Citizen reports, Doctors Denis Dudley and Sharyn Laughlin, who own a home on one of the badly battered Abaco islands,

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Maxime Bernier, Leader of The People’s Party, Exclusive Interview With Brian Master

Maxime Bernier, the leader of The People’s Party, had a chat with Jewel Radio’s Brian Master the other night, talked about his party platform, and focused on his vision for the future. He says he tried to work with the leader

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Ottawa Hospital, Dr Jack Kitts, To Retire

The Ottawa Hospital’s president and CEO Dr.Jack Kitts will retire in June of 2020 after more than 18 years in the position. The announcement was made by the hospital’s board of governors earlier today In his letter to the board,

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PM Trudeau Violates Conflict Of Interest Act

The federal ethics watchdog says Prime Minister Justin Trudeau violated the Conflict of Interest Act by improperly pressuring former attorney general Jody Wilson-Raybould to halt the criminal prosecution of SNC-Lavalin. Mario Dion says Trudeau’s attempts to influence Wilson-Raybould on the

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Win Ticket To The Sold Out “Come From Away”

  Jewel 98.5, and our advertising partner Bowie Financial Inc. want to give you a chance to win a pair of tickets to the sold out performance of “Come From Away” Saturday August 24 at the National Arts Centre.  

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Rutger Hauer, Passes Away At 75

  Dutch film actor Rutger Hauer, who specialized in menacing roles, including a memorable turn as a murderous android in “Blade Runner” opposite Harrison Ford, has died.   Hauer’s roles included a terrorist in “Nighthawks” with Sylvester Stallone, a former

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#SaveTheChateauLaurier-Comedian Tom Green

Ottawa comedian Tom Green is hosting a picnic Saturday evening in Major’s Hill Park to bring attention to the controversial proposed addition to the Château Laurier. He is also asking people to post pictures of the downtown hotel on social media

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Apollo 11, Lift Off To The Moon, 50 Years Ago Today

Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins returned to Launch Complex 39-A at the Kennedy Space Center this morning — the exact spot where he flew to the moon 50 years ago with Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin. Armstrong died seven years

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Comedian Tom Green Calls Proposed Chateau Design “Architectural Abomination”

Ottawa native, and world renowned comedian Tom Green was at city hall today as Councillors gathered to debate a motion to re-consider having another debate over the proposed addition to the iconic Ottawa landmark, the Chateau Laurier Hotel It is

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Rideau Bakery Acquired By Farm Boy

Farm Boy announced today they have acquired Ottawa’s beloved Rideau Bakery from the Kardish family and is working on a plan that will keep the iconic brand alive in Farm Boy stores across Ontario. Farm Boy CEO Jeff York said since

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Former PM Jean Chretien Hospitalized

There’s word former prime minister Jean Chretien is going to be fine after being treated for a kidney stone. Chretien was taken to a Hong Kong hospital shortly after he arrived there last evening. The 85-year-old was scheduled to speak

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#StartWithHillary

Hillary McKibbon turns six on Wednesday. Only a few weeks ago the young girl was diagnosed with a rare blood disease called aplastic anemia. The condition occurs when the body stops producing enough new blood cells, leaving patients feeling fatigued and

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