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As My Dad Used To Say….Beats The Band ;)

It was on of many of my Dad’s favorite lines to say, “snowing out there to beat the band.”  “The cats were playing to beat the band.”  Well now, his saying has some substance 😉 As you dance to the

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Dessert For Breakfast, Yes Please

And even better when its for charity as you know my rule, no calories 😉 This coming Saturday is one of my favorite events and my very first one when I joined The Jewel three years ago. Its Carefor Desserts

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Chili Cook Off To The Rescue

I can honestly say I liked Dave and Wendy Smythe right from the get-go.  I hadn’t met them or anything, nor have I yet but their commercials used to always feature dog and cat characters that had me in stitches. 

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“Share the Love” February Bottle Drive

Got some empties hanging around in your garage or basement from the holidays and been meaning to drop them off?  How about this idea? Empties for Paws is challenging everyone to Share the Love this February and help save lives

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Santa Is Not Just For The Kids

Every year, kids line up to see the Man In Red, Kris Kringle, Old Saint Nick……aka Santa Claus!!  They sit on his lap and tell him what they want for Christmas while he asks them if they’ve been naughty or

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And That’s A Wrap

Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind will host a gift wrapping kiosk at Place d’Orléans from December 1st to 24th and they are looking for volunteers. Here are a few of the requirements needed: -ability to wrap gifts/parcels in a

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Battle Of Ontario Anyone

Want to win tickets to see the Ottawa Senators host the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at CTC….yes 2018 🙂 You can win two 100 level tickets and parking to the “Battle of Ontario” by purchasing a

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Shine A Light On Neon Nights And Childhood Cancer

To me kids should play….laugh…..have fun…..you know, just be kids!!  So why does childhood cancer exist?  Great question and the answer should be, it doesn’t but unfortunately, that is not the case. However with events such as the 4th Annual

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Golf For The Kids

Have you ever been in a grocery store and saw a child just carrying on.  You look away and tsk, tsk the parenting or how spoiled that child is and so on, its something I think we’re all guilty of. 

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Rush To Help Canadian Wildlife Federation

The legendary Canadian band Rush’s lead singer Geddy Lee is celebrating his birthday tomorrow but instead of asking for gifts, he’s giving one to you and the Canadian Wildlife Federation. CWF is making available 150 limited edition numbered and autographed

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Tee Off For A Great Cause

Its OK to take the day off work to play golf for a good cause right?  Well of course it is…..so tomorrow you should join us for La Piazza Courtyard and Lounge’s 5th Annual Rock For Roger’s House Charity Golf

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Jewel 98.5 Live On Location At Shred-It Day

Jewel 98.5 wants to prevent identity theft through document shredding! The fourth annual “Shred-it Day” fund-raiser will take place Saturday, June 3rd at The Ottawa Train Yards behind Farm Boy. For a small fee, members of the public can watch

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Nine And Dine Is Just Fine

Especially when its going to the dogs and a good cause 😉 Its the Annual Nine and Dine for the Canadian Guide Dogs For The Blind coming up on Sunday June 25th at the Canadian Golf and Country Club. The

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Walk Your Dog For A Great Cause

You have to walk your dog anyway right so why not do it for a great cause as you and your dog go for a walk to support the training of guide dogs and assistance dogs. On Sunday, May 28,

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Ottawa Race Weekend

So many lace up and come from far and wide for the annual Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend.  The Ottawa Race Weekend is Canada’s largest running weekend. In fact, in 2016, close to 47,000 people participated in six events over the

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