Sunday, February 17, 2019

Château Laurier’s latest look ‘quite different’ from maligned designs: planner

The new look for Ottawa's iconic Fairmont Château Laurier will be markedly different from the much-maligned design unveiled — then quickly covered...

Elgin Street going wireless as part of big dig

The City of Ottawa will bury hydro wires under Elgin Street as part of an ongoing project to redesign the bustling downtown strip. A 12-block...

Winter travel advisories issued along Highway 401

If you've got travel plans that take you along Highway 401 today, you may want to rethink things.

The Fix: A lack of diversity in Ottawa schools

With the Oct. 22 municipal election just around the corner, CBC Ottawa's All In A Day is collecting municipal gripes and seeking solutions. The show has invited eight listeners to share...

Drug testing technology may prevent overdose deaths, advocates hope

A supervised injection site in Ottawa will be the first facility of its kind in Canada to use state-of-the-art technology to check street drugs...

Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson to skip U.S. Embassy party over trade disputes

Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson is skipping the U.S. ambassador's annual party in protest over U.S. attacks on Canadian industries. The U.S. ambassador to Canada traditionally throws a...

Businesses desert Galeries de Hull as commercial strip’s makeover lags

The departure of a book store in Les Galeries de Hull malle is underlining the difficulties on Saint-Joseph Boulevard — a changing...

Ottawa’s in for another warm and humid day

One more warm and humid day ahead. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible once again, under a mix of sun and cloud. Temperatures will climb...

Truck driver in fatal crash that killed cyclist didn’t signal but not negligent, lawyer...

An Ottawa truck driver is only guilty of failing to signal a right-hand turn after his vehicle struck and killed a cyclist in downtown Ottawa,...

Perth man charged with 3 counts of attempted murder

A 46-year-old man is charged with attempted murder after three people were taken to hospital with serious injuries in Perth, Ont. early Sunday morning.  Ontario...