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Former Senators General Manager Bryan Murray Passes Away At Age 74

The Ottawa Senators confirmed today that former general manager and beloved hockey man Bryan Murray passed away this morning at the age of 74, surrounded by his family and friends. “Bryan was one of the greatest men that the game of

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Canadian Teen Stuns One Of World’s Top Tennis Players

Something pretty incredible happened in Montreal last night. Applause rang out from a sold-out crowd, which included the likes of Wayne Gretzky and Olympic swimmer Penny Oleksiak as Canadian teen Denis Shapovalov shocked all watchers — and himself — in

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Shania Plays Half Time Show At Grey Cup!

The top-selling female country artist of all time will headline the Grey Cup halftime show in late November at TD Place in Ottawa. Shania Twain’s Grey Cup performance celebrates her triumphant return and will follow the highly-anticipated release of her fifth

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch Now In Effect

A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect Environment Canada says conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that may be capable of producing strong wind gusts, large hail and heavy rain. A few thunderstorms will affect parts of

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Oprah Launches Food Line

Hey, Oprah, what’s for dinner?  The former talk show queen is launching a new venture –  her own line of refrigerated soups and side dishes.  Oprah has teamed up with Kraft Heinz to create a new brand called  “O, That’s

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Airport Tarmac Delay Prompts Public Hearing

The Canadian Transportation Agency will hold a public hearing at the end of this month about an incident late last month in which two Air Transat planes sat for hours on a tarmac of the Ottawa International Airport after being

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Woman Wanted In Human Trafficking Investigation

The Ottawa Police Service Human Trafficking Unit confirms that an arrest warrant has been issued for a woman wanted for human trafficking offences. Investigators advise that Marina Javier is known to recruit underage females, some being in group homes, for

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Breaking News: Singing Legend Glen Campbell Passes Away At Age 81

Glen Campbell, the unmistakable voice behind 21 Top-40 hits including “Rhinestone Cowboy,” “Wichita Lineman” and “By the Time I Get to Phoenix,” passed away earlier today. He was 81. R.I.P. During a career that spanned six decades, Glen Campbell sold

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Safe Driving Blitz Nabs Hundreds Of Speeders

Police keep trying to hammer the message home – don’t speed, speed kills.  Many motorists just aren’t getting it though, as hundreds were nabbed for speeding over the long weekend. Ontario Provincial Police kept busy issuing a large number of speeding

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To Swim Or Not To Swim

It has not been a great summer for swimming at Ottawa-area beaches. The number of no-swim advisories has more than doubled in the last two years.  Since beach season began in the middle of June, 65 no-swim advisories have been

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ByWard Market Valet Service Offered In Pilot Project

I came across a new valet parking service in the ByWard market last night, coming back from Volta. Did a little digging and here’s what I found out… The ByWard Market BIA has entered into a partnership with Responsible Choice

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In Celebration Of Beer!

Calling all beer lovers –Today Is International Beer Day!  Here are some interesting tidbits about Canada’s most popular adult beverage: – 14% of people say their fathers introduced them to beer – 13% of people have dropped their phone in

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Spooky House from Stephen King Novel Up For Sale

Would you buy this home?  A 113-year-old, four-bedroom home in Orrington, Maine, that served as inspiration for Stephen King’s novel. “Pet Sematary” is up for sale. The house sits on three acres about 15 minutes south of Bangor, and is listed

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New Youtube Channel Celebrates Canada!

YouTube is dedicating a channel to Canadians. The video-streaming platform has unveiled  “Spotlight Canada” – a curated page that highlights some of the nation’s standout videos. It’s the first time a country has been singled out with its own curated

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Construction To Watch For This Week

The summer construction season in the capital continues. A number of projects scheduled for this week will have an impact on local traffic. Here’s a rundown: Ottawa Regional Road 174 – Lane reductions in both directions of Ottawa Regional Road

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