Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Number of women on Ottawa city council nearly doubles

Carol Anne Meehan literally jumped for joy when she learned how many other women would be joining her on Ottawa's new city council. "Seven! That's...

Meet the 7 new faces around Ottawa’s council table

Jim Watson sailed to a third consecutive term as mayor of Ottawa, but his council will have seven new faces, including more women. Four races...

Ontario Cannabis Store lit up with complaints about slow delivery, wrong shipments

After waiting years for marijuana to become legal, Brock Regan was ready on the night it happened to buy online from the Ontario Cannabis Store (OCS).  " has been...

Why the new council could be less co-operative for Jim Watson

You have to go back to the Great Depression to find a mayor who's served as long as Jim Watson. Even without his third consecutive win...

Ontario’s revised drug strategy means more red tape for supervised injection sites

Supervised drug injection sites have already gone through gruelling approval processes at both the federal and provincial levels, but will now have to jump...

U of O students bring fresh food idea home

Some University of Ottawa students have come up with a fresh idea for sustainable food production, both up North and right here on campus. From...

Cool temperatures on Tuesday with a chance of rain

It will be marginally less chilly today, but with mainly cloudy skies, a cool east-northeast breeze and a few showers in the area. Look for...

Who won Ottawa’s 2018 municipal election

RESULTS MAP Ottawa mayor Jim Watson will be returning for a third term with a city council featuring seven fresh faces after Monday night's...

Your Ottawa school board trustees-elect

Here's a list, broken down by board and zone, of Ottawa's school board trustees-elect for the next four years. Ottawa Catholic School Board: Zone 1 (West...

Incumbents defeated in Carleton Place, Cornwall, Hawkesbury

Incumbent mayors in three major eastern Ontario municipalities were defeated Monday night, according to unofficial results. As of midnight, many municipalities did not have results...