Monday, March 18, 2019

Missing Tracy: Making it through our first Christmas without her

Tracy loved Christmas. The endless preparation, the shopping and especially the wrapping. If there was a Nobel Prize for gift wrapping, Tracy would have...

Humane society says Christmas can be right time for a pet

That surprise puppy is still a bad idea for a Christmas gift, but the head of the Ottawa Humane Society says if you're thinking...

CBC Ottawa news quiz for the week of Dec. 9

Why is Rideau-Rockcliffe Coun. Tobi Nussbaum resigning from city council? What big change is coming in 2019 to Winterlude? And why has Ottawa Fury FC been told it...

Ottawa speed skater Weidemann scores World Cup silver

Canada's Isabelle Weidemann notched a personal best on Sunday in Heerenveen, Netherlands, taking silver in the 3,000-metre World Cup competition. Dutch skater Antoinette de Jong won...

Firefighters tackle 2 blazes in Ottawa

Firefighters responded to a fire at a two-storey home in Ottawa's New Edinburgh neighbourhood Sunday morning.  Ottawa Fire Services said they received a call around...

Nunavut youth turn the tables on southern researchers in Ottawa

A group of Nunavut youth are using a conference of Arctic scholars to make a point about how researchers often come up short in...

‘Completely overwhelming’: Dunrobin tornado victims treated to Christmas dinner

Dunrobin families still recovering from September's tornado are feeling grateful after they were treated to a free Christmas dinner put on by about 40 volunteers at the...

Fury FC fanbase divided over team’s removal from USL

Ottawa Fury FC's most passionate fans are divided over the news that the club will not be permitted to play in the United Soccer League...

Animation studio drawn back to Hintonburg

A Vancouver-based studio is hoping to reanimate an Ottawa neighbourhood once known as the city's animation centre. Thunderbird Entertainment opened its new studio, Atomic Cartoons Ottawa,...

PCs delay incoming OPP chief’s controversial appointment while selection is reviewed

The Ontario government said Saturday it will "respect" a request from the incoming OPP commissioner to delay his appointment while the province's integrity commissioner reviews...