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Get Addicted To A Great Cause

Addictions are a real thing.  Whether that addiction is to alcohol, drugs, gambling, food, too much of any one thing can be considered an addiction. I’ve known and lost some to the alcohol side of addiction and it was a

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Two Days of Summer Coming Our Way

We think most of you would agree;  it was a looooong winter. Not only that, April delivered more than enough in the way of April showers to the nation’s capital.  Now Mother Nature is redeeming herself, at least for a

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All-Canadian Honey!

Two top brands of honey will soon be all-Canadian. McCormick & Company — which owns the Billy Bee and Doyon brands — says the products containing all-Canadian honey will start appearing on store shelves in June. Previously, Billy Bee products

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It’s World Penguin Day!

April 25th is World Penguin Day, timed to coincide with the annual northward march to the sea of Antarctic penguins, as autumn edges toward winter in that part of the world. According to a new report released today, there are

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Elton John Recovering After Contracting Serious Bacterial Infection

Elton John has cancelled more than a month of upcoming shows after contracting an unusual bacterial infection during a South America tour that left him in intensive care for two nights. John is scrapping all upcoming April and May dates of

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The Super Duper Cooper Brothers Are Back

If you’re from Ottawa, then you know the Coopers Brothers, the local hometown heroes but even if you’re from outside the area, you know the name too.  They have toured around with the likes of the Doobie Brothers, James Taylor

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Make A Date This Weekend For The Breast Health

Breast cancer is one the leading causes of death in women around the world and sometimes the best thing you can do for yourself is to know ahead of time your situation.  Hit it before it hits you so to

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[VIDEO] Canadian Kids Impress On NBC Show

Many Canadians – especially those from down East – know of Natalie MacMaster, her husband Donnell Leahy and their  brood of talented musical children.  Now a lot more people around the world have been able to see what these youngsters are

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Grey Cup Volunteers Needed!

Potential volunteers can apply online to help out during this fall’s Grey Cup celebrations here in the capital. Valerie Hughes, OSEG’s director of major events estimates between 700 and 1,000 volunteers will be required.  The 105th Grey Cup is taking

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Retired OC Transpo Route 2 Honoured With A T-Shirt Design

Commuters will know that several OC Transpo route numbers were retired on Sunday, but the No. 2 will live on after being immortalized on a T-shirt designed by local artist Andrew King. The grey tees depict an old-style red and

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Shoes For Sale

Shares in Jimmy Choo were up 11 per cent after its board put the luxury shoe brand up for sale. Jimmy Choo was valued at just under 900 million dollars. The firm, which counts Jennifer Lopez, the Duchess of Cambridge

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[Video] Happy Birthday Barbra Streisand!

One of the most successful personalities in show business is celebrating her birthday today! Barbra Streisand was born in Brooklyn, New York, on April 24th in 1942. She was raised in a middle-class family and grew up dreaming of becoming

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Police Report Rash Of Break-ins

Ottawa police say they have seen an increase in reports of break & enters into back yard sheds & garages. Police say in most cases, the sheds and garages have been left unlocked and it takes just moments to enter

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Rash Of Local Opioid Overdoses

The Ottawa Hospital says another six people were treated for potential opioid overdoses over the weekend, following a spike in such cases last week and a warning from the city’s public health agency. As of 1:30 Sunday afternoon, there had been five

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Everyone Loved Joanie

She was the little girl next door that we all grew up loving.  She was Richie’s little sister, Howard and Marion’s daugter, the love of Chachi’s life and how can we forget, Shortcake to the Fonz. But after those moments,

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