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CHEO Dream Of A Lifetime Lottery Grand Prize Winner Announced Today

CHEO announced earlier today that Sophie Rybak has won the 2017 Dream of a Lifetime Lottery Grand Prize package worth nearly $1,800,000, which includes the Minto Dream Home!  Draws were also made for second prize as well as the 50/50

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How Cold Is Too Cold For Your Furry Friend?

Dogs have built-in fur coats, but they can still get dangerously cold when the temperature plunges in the winter. Chances are, Fido will still happily wait for walk-time and get excited when you reach for the leash, so it’s up

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Diet Coke Makeover

Diet Coke is getting a makeover in an effort to reverse slumping sales. Coca-Cola says it’s adding a slimmer 12-ounce Diet Coke can, refreshing the logo and offering the 35-year-old drink in four new flavours aimed to appeal to millennials,

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Meghan’s Next Step In Becoming A Royal

If you want to keep up with Meghan Markle, you will no longer be able to do so on her social media pages. They have been taken down. Prince Harry’s fiance has closed out her Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts

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Ottawa’s First Murder of 2018

The Ottawa Police Service Major Crime Section is investigating the capital region’s first murder of 2018.  On January 9, 2018, at approximately 8:30 pm, patrol officers responded to a call of gunshots in the 3300 area of Paul Anka Drive.

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Virtual Reality Might Save The Point-And-Shoot Camera

The future of point and shoot cameras? This week at Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas, Google’s partners announced two new cameras that support the VR180 standard. That refers to a new way of capturing 180-degree panoramic images… in what’s

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Wayward Heron Found Nearly Frozen In Ottawa

Another nearly-frozen bird has turned up in Ottawa, long after it should have flown south. The black-crowned night heron was spotted looking for food in open water last week, with ice forming on its feathers. Birder Bruce Di Labio managed

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Family Pets Perish In Osgoode Fire

Four pets died but no people were seriously injured when fire destroyed a farmhouse in Osgoode Tuesday morning. A resident inside the two-storey home at 3320 Stagecoach Rd. called 911 just after 8:30 this morning to report smoke in the basement. Strong winds

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Super Bowl’s Anthem Singer

It will be a couple of weeks before we know who will be playing in the Super Bowl this year, but we do know who will be handling the singing duties. The N-F-L has added Pink to the pre-game lineup,

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“I’m Late For Work” And Other Excuses For Not Clearing The Snow Off A Vehicle

Views from a traffic cop with a bit of sarcasm tossed in. Views are his own… Phil Kane is an Ottawa traffic officer who has taken to Twitter to share some of his daily encounters, sometimes with those who run

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Your Appliances May Soon Be Talking About You Behind Your Back

LG Electronics announced its brand new lineup of home appliances today at the annual International Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas, which just got underway. The big reveal from the company was all about its smart home initiative, adding artificial intelligence

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Loblawscard.ca – What To Know

If you plan to claim $25 from Loblaws for the price fixing scandal that the grocery store giant owned up to last year, today is the first day to log on to loblawcard.ca and start the process. The website has

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Have You Seen This Girl?

The Ottawa Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing teenager. 15 old Safi NUR was last seen Sunday Jan 7th, 2018 at approx 2:00pm leaving her residence near Grandlea Terrace & Len Lunney Circle.  Nur is

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“Me Too” Movement To Make A Fashion Statement At The Golden Globes

The Golden Globes have traditionally been a celebration, a good time and, frequently, a punchline. But they have had their political moments as well, like last year’s speech by Meryl Streep, when she spoke forcefully against then President-elect Donald Trump,

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It’s Raining Iguanas In South Florida!

When temperatures dipped in South Florida last night the iguanas couldn’t hang on. They were falling out of trees. Emily Maple is the reptile keeper at the Palm Beach County Zoo. She said iguanas freeze when it gets below 45

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