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First Ever Hollywood Movie Shot Entirely In Canada Has An Ottawa Connection

Very interesting footnote from the Historical Society of Ottawa concerning July 16th… On this day in 1941… A film crew from Warner Brothers, the motion picture studio, arrived in Ottawa to film ‘Captains of the Clouds’, the first ever Hollywood

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Vintage Railway Bench To Be Returned To Original Location

An old wooden bench that once sat in Ottawa’s former Union train station is being returned to its original location. The Senate of Canada said it has secured the transfer of the artifact from the Canada Science & Technology Museum

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Ever Wondered About The Origin Of The Letter “K” To Symbolize A Strikeout?

The world series begins tonight in Los Angeles, as the Dodgers host the Houston Astros in game one of the annual classic. The use of the letter K to represent a strikeout has always puzzled me. So, I did a

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The Ottawa Senators And New York Rangers Have History

It’s easy to forget that the Senators have won 11 Stanley Cups, most recently in 1927, when the New York Rangers were just entering the league as an expansion team. These were the original Senators, who after 1933-34 moved to

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