Sunday, August 18, 2019

Champions hurler sets single-game strikeout record

If Gatineau's Phillippe Aumont is angling for a return to the big leagues, last night's performance certainly helped. The Ottawa Champions hurler struck out 18 batters in a 5-1...

Ottawa man thanks ‘hero’ after half-marathon collapse

An Ottawa runner who collapsed during the last Ottawa Race Weekend had the opportunity Tuesday to meet and thank the stranger who rushed to help...

Pothole thoughts pop up in summer

Good morning commuters! That's muggy stuff this morning. It will be a bit gross for those who bike or walk to work. I don't imagine...

Anglican Church in Ottawa to continue performing gay marriages

The Anglican Diocese of Ottawa will continue to recognize and perform same-sex marriages despite last week's vote at the church's national assembly in Vancouver,...

Basketball diary: ‘This orange ball has taken me round the world’

It all began in 1995, with the creation of the Toronto Raptors. That's when an Ottawa kid first fell in love with the game...

Wednesday should bring drop in humidity

It is still warm and humid, but a cold front will pass by this morning. The breeze will eventually turn more northwesterly, and humidity levels...

How one Ontario town is luring young doctors — and keeping them there

As municipalities across Ontario struggle to convince doctors to hang out their shingles, one town has managed to lure young physicians through a concerted community...

Another steamy day with a chance of storms

It is still hot and humid, with a chance of rain or thunderstorms ahead of some cooler air on the way for the region. It feels...

Runner who died at Ottawa Race Weekend honoured with blood drives

Canadian Blood Services held a blood donation drive in four provinces for Steven Trickett on Tuesday. (Submitted) Newfoundland-born runner Steven Trickett's family and friends are...

Kingston councillor apologizes for bus tirade

A Kingston, Ont., city councillor said an incident last month that led to him being criminally charged began when he tried to get his child...