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According To The Latest Meme, The Number 1 Song On Your 14th Birthday Is ‘Life Defining’

There’s a new viral craze on the Internet that’s catching on. What was the No. 1 song on the pop charts on your 14th birthday? According to this musical meme, that song “defines your entire life.” As crazy as that

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Iceberg Alley Has Been Quiet This Year Until Now

Onlookers are being drawn to a small cove in eastern Newfoundland to witness an iceberg with an unusual shape. The iceberg is nearly picture perfect, with a hollow archway carved in the middle. It appears to be grounded in waters

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Kate Spade Found Dead, Apparent Suicide

Police say fashion designer Kate Spade has been found dead in her Park Avenue apartment in New York City in an apparent suicide. Spade was 55-years-old. Police say a housekeeper found her hanging this morning and that the handbag designer

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Ottawa’s Worst Roads According to the CAA

Every year the Canadian Automobile Association comes out with its list of the worst roads in Ontario.  Province-wide last year, Hunt Club Road made it to the number 7 spot in the Ontario top ten, while Carling Avenue was tied

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Knock Knock Who’s There?

It’s time for the Wake Up Program! Ottawa firefighters are knocking on doors across the city this week  to ensure that smoke alarms and carbon monoxide alarms are present and in working condition. The firefighters will visit homes from now

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Serious Bus Crash Near Prescott, Some Critically Injured

Ontario Provincial Police say at least 24 people are in hospital, four with life-threatening injuries, following a bus crash on the 401 this afternoon near Prescott. Const. Suzanne Runciman says the bus was carrying approximately 37 people, including the driver

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It’s June And Newfoundland Is Still Getting Snow!

Areas around Gander and St. John’s received another light dusting of snow over night as temperatures dipped to about -1 C, with a wind chill of about -7 C. Some called it a cruel spring joke. One twitter user commented

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Google Honours Canadian Indigenous Runner With A Doodle

A world champion Indigenous Canadian runner is being honoured and remembered with a Google Doodle today, on the anniversary of his birth in 1887. The graphic features Tom Longboat of Ontario’s Grand River First Nation running in one of the

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It Is National Cancer Survivors Month

Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson proclaimed National Cancer Survivors Month in recognition of over one million cancer survivors living in Canada today. Watson signed the proclamation at City Hall in the presence of representatives of the Canadian Cancer Survivor Network. The

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Baby Onesies Recalled

Health Canada has issued a recall for Ottawa Senators-branded baby onesies saying metal snaps could come loose and pose a choking hazard. The onesies are red, with the Ottawa Senators logo on the front and Canadian Tire logo on the

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No Name Chicken Burger Recall

Loblaw is recalling packages of No Name brand chicken burgers.  The burgers affected have a best-before date of February 6th 2019.  The burgers may pose a risk of salmonella if they aren’t properly prepared.  These products were sold right across

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Area Police Forces Focus On Cycling Safety And Construction Zones

Area police forces have launched their Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) for the month of June, with a special focus on cycling safety and construction zones.  Between 2012 and 2016, there were 1,486 collisions involving cyclists with 1297 injuries and

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Local Traffic Notes To Keep In Mind

Here are some upcoming projects that will have a traffic impact in the nation’s capital: Deakin Street – Deakin Street will be closed between Prince of Wales Drive and MacFarlane Road on Saturday, June 2 from 7 am to 9

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Do You Feel The Need For A “Top Gun” Sequel?

The original movie brought us some memorable lines like “I feel the need for speed” and “You can be my wingman anytime.” While you won’t be able to see it for another year,  Tom Cruise is working on his next

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Many Of Ottawa’s Heritage Buildings Will Open Their Doors This Weekend

The City of Ottawa presents Doors Open Ottawa, a free annual architectural event that celebrates our community’s built heritage. It is the second-largest Doors Open event in Canada, and one of the largest in the world! On June 2nd &

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