Sunday, August 19, 2018

‘Mixed bag’ of snow, freezing rain to hit Ottawa this weekend

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement warning of a "significant winter storm" expected to hit the Ottawa area this weekend....

Ottawa teacher Jessica Beraldin sentenced for sexually assaulting student

An Ottawa teacher who pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a student was handed a six-month conditional sentence with 18 months probation Thursday....

City manager granted leave to work for local developer

An Ottawa city manager who's overseen such high-profile construction projects as Lansdowne Park has been granted a one-year leave of absence to work for...

Over 100 crashes reported across GTA as storm brings freezing rain, ice pellets

More than 100 crashes have been reported across the Greater Toronto Area as it experiences a wintry blast of weather in the form of...

Ontario fire chiefs say decision to dump Renfrew chief ‘illegal’

The Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs says the Renfrew town council decision to retire its chief at age 60 is illegal. "We feel that actions...

College faculty strike about more than job status, teacher says

While much of the attention of a province-wide college strike has focused on the issue of job stability, one part-time instructor says many of...

Not into football? Still lots to do this weekend

Sing out with Choir! Choir! Choir! at the NAC. Enjoy some face time with the portraits at Figureworks 2017, and share your...

Storytellers weave francophone tales for English audience

Quebec may be just across the Ottawa River, but many anglophones living in the capital have a poor understanding of French Canada's...

Which wards complain the most about roads?

Complaints to the city about road conditions since last February have decreased on the whole, but certain areas see more than others....

Bank’s withdrawal infuriates Outaouais town

People living in Ripon, Que., are furious over the removal of the small western Quebec town's only Desjardins bank machine. Hundreds of residents packed the Paroisse St-Casimir-de-Ripon Tuesday night to...