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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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Sens/Rangers Playoff Tickets On Sale Today!

Well wasn’t that an exciting game!!  Sens fans are basking in the team’s first round playoff win over the Boston Bruins.  The Sens beat the Bruins 3-2 in OT in Game Six. The NHL has released the Senators schedule for

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[Video] Former Main Ingredient Lead Singer Cuba Gooding Sr Found Dead

Sad news. Sad circumstances too, by the sound of it. Cuba Gooding Sr, the lead singer of 70s soul group Main Ingredient and father of actor Cuba Gooding Jr, has died at the age of 72. Gooding Sr was found

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OPP Look For Help In Identifying Body

On Tuesday, April 18, 2016 members of the OPP Hawkesbury detachment and Forensics Identification Services Unit attended a residence where unidentified human remains were located along the shores of the Ottawa River off of Division Road in the community of

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New Driver Exam In The UK Will Test GPS Navigation Skills

Not only do new drivers in the UK have to place a large “L” on the back of their vehicles, indicating that they are ‘learning’ to drive, but now there’s a new technological hurdle. As part of the practical exams

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Ottawa Is One Of The World’s Preferred Destinations For Millennials

A new online ranking has determined that Ottawa is among the best places in the world to live as a student or young professional. The list, created by Nestpick, a Berlin-based online rental company, ranked Ottawa 36th globally, behind three other Canadian

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Spring Is Here – Ottawa Fury Home Opener Is Saturday

You know spring is here when the Ottawa Fury plays its home opener. That’s happening this weekend at TD Place Stadium.  The girls enjoyed chatting with forward Carl Haworth this morning.  Carl is an original Fury member and says he

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Transpo Changes Take Effect This Sunday

Starting Sunday, April 23, OC Transpo will introduce new route numbers for many routes as part of getting ready for the opening of the O-Train Confederation Line in 2018. Other spring service changes include adjusted schedules and seasonal reductions to

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The Sens Mile Isn’t Really A Mile – It’s Not Even A Kilometer

The Ottawa Senator’s are hoping to back the Boston bruins into a corner with another win tonight. On the topic of Ottawa and the NHL play-offs… the Ottawa Sun employs a lot of people with enquiring minds and some of

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Canadian Guide Dogs For The Blind Dollars For Dogs Fundraiser Is Back

Calling all dog owners in the Ottawa area! You and your dog can go for a walk to support the training of guide dogs and assistance dogs. On Sunday, May 28, 2017, participate in “Dollars for Dogs”, a fundraiser in

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She’s People Magazine’s Most Beautiful Woman For A 5th Time!

This is an extra birthday gift for Jewel 98.5’s Codi Jeffreys, as she’s probably the biggest Julia Roberts fan out there!  Roberts is more than just a “Pretty Woman.” People magazine has named her the “World’s Most Beautiful Woman” for

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Woman Wanted In Fraud Investigation

The Ottawa Police Service is asking for help from the public in identifying a woman wanted in a suspected fraud case. On March 31 at approximately 9 pm, a woman approached a man at the Mackenzie King Bridge entrance to

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Dirty Car Art!

How often has someone left a “Please Wash Me” message on your vehicle? Where one person might see a dirty car, another person sees only a blank canvas. Russian illustrator Nikita Golubev brings out the full artistic potential of dirty

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[Video] Cutting The Rug With Nellia & Dietmar

Get your groove on! A video of an elderly German couple is going viral after they showed off some mad dancing skills. 64 year old Nellia Ehrentraut, and her 70 year old husband Dietmar, certainly cut a rug with their

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