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David Cassidy Dead At 67

You’d be hard-pressed to find a girl growing up in the 70’s who didn’t have his poster on their wall. David Cassidy, the former teen idol and star of  “The Partridge Family,” has died at the age of 67. Publicist

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Gatineau’s MosaïCanada Could Be Back Next Year

The immensely popular MosaïCanada horticultural exhibit could be returning to Gatineau next year. City councillors are set to discuss a resolution today to set aside money to bring the spectacular Canada 150 event back to Jacques-Cartier Park. MosaïCanada ran from

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Michael Buble Back To Host The 2018 Juno Awards In Vancouver

It’s back on! Michael Buble will be the host the 2018 Juno Awards. Michael had been tapped to host the music awards show last year before he had to bow out when his son Noah was diagnosed with cancer. Bryan

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Grey Cup Festival Begins

Grey Cup week kicks off in earnest today in Ottawa. The East champion Toronto Argonauts and West champion Calgary Stampeders arrive in the nation’s capital today, and so does the iconic C-F-L champion trophy. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be

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6 Year Old Wants His New Word Added To Dictionary

When a six-year-old Victoria boy saw the word “stop” on a sign — he turned it into “pots”. Before long it became a game. Levi Budd was imagining words spelled backwards and coming up with “rats” from “star” and “pets”

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Anne Murray Donates Memorabilia

Anne Murray’s decision to downsize is some good news for her fans — the singer has donated 40 years’ worth of memorabilia that can now be viewed at the University of Toronto. Packing up her Toronto home to move into a condo meant having

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Queen Elizabeth & Prince Philip Mark Their Platinum Anniversary Today

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip are marking 70 years since they wed in London’s Westminster Abbey. The Queen and Prince Philip were married on 20 November 1947. The wedding attracted worldwide attention and came just five years before Elizabeth

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Singer, Film & TV Actress Della Reese Has Died At 86

Della Reese, the actress and gospel-influenced singer who in middle age found her greatest fame as Tess, the wise angel in the long-running TV drama ‘Touched By An Angel,’ has died at the age of 86. Reese’s co-star on the

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Classic Canadian Winter In Store

A classic Canadian winter is in store for us this year. Chris Scott, The Weather Network’s chief meteorologist, says high precipitation is expected in virtually every province from B-C to Newfoundland. Scott says the stormy winter can be blamed on

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Charles Manson Dead At The Age Of 83

Cult leader Charles Manson, whose followers murdered actress Sharon Tate and six other people in 1969, has died at the age of 83. A spokeswoman for the California Department of Corrections says Manson died of natural causes last night. Tate,

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Ho Ho Ho! Complete List Of Regional Santa Claus Parades

It’s Santa Claus Parade season as the Ottawa Valley welcomes the arrival of St. Nick! Ottawa’s 48th annual Help Santa Toy Parade, organized by the Ottawa Professional Firefighters’ Association, starts at 11 a.m. on Saturday, November 18th. Every year, firefighters

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Latest On This Weekend’s Wintry Mix

What we know about this weekend’s weather system is that it’s on its way.  Beyond that it’s difficult to determine what type of precipitation we’re in for.  Right now forecasters are saying a combination of rain, freezing rain and/or snow

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[Video] Bryan Adams Booked To Entertain At The NHL 100 Classic

The NHL announced today that Bryan Adams, will be the musical headliner for the NHL 100 Classic game between the Ottawa Senators and Montreal Canadiens at TD Place in December.  Bryan Adams has won 18 Juno Awards, has been awarded the

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Canada Science & Technology Museum To Reopen Friday

After a three-year absence and an $80 million make-over, the Canada Science and Technology Museum will re-open on Friday to show how Canada has become a world leader in technology and innovation. A massive 1,200 square foot LED canopy over

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9/11 Gander Story To Be Made Into A Movie

The homegrown and Tony Award-winning musical “Come From Away” will be getting the big-screen treatment. Canadian husband-and-wife writing duo Irene Sankoff and David Hein — who penned the book, music, and lyrics — will also adapt the feature screenplay. The show is

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