Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Ottawa’s donation bin policies not good enough, charities say

City hall needs to do a better job of vetting organizations that place clothing donation bins at city facilities, say some local charities. The City...

Battleground Brampton: Why the provincial election could be decided in a suburb just west...

If the battle for the provincial legislature will be won in Brampton all three major party leaders seem to know it, with each having made...

Lego without limits on display at science and tech museum

Nathan Sawaya uses the tiny coloured bricks he played with as a child to create awe-inspiring creations that tour the world, and his exhibition The Art of the...

Pedestrian critically hurt in collision with truck

A woman has been rushed to the Ottawa Hospital's Civic campus trauma centre in critical condition after she was hit by a heavy truck...

Woman charged after roommate assaulted with bong in Kingston, Ont.

A woman is facing charges after allegedly assaulting her roommate with a bong, police in Kingston, Ont., say. The woman was arguing with one of...

Man charged in fake Uber driver sexual assault investigation

A 37-year-old man has turned himself in after Ottawa police warned the public about a fake Uber driver who allegedly sexually assaulted a woman...

STO getting $36M from federal, Quebec governments

The Société de transport de l'Outaouais (STO) is getting $36 million from the federal and Quebec governments for eight transit projects.  Area politicians announced the funding dollars Monday. The...

Woman critically injured in North Gower crash dies

Ottawa police say a woman critically hurt in a crash in North Gower on Sunday died of her injuries overnight. The woman was a passenger...

‘Everything hasn’t been perfect in Kathleen Wynne’s Ontario,’ say Liberals

As the campaign nears the one week mark, the leaders are starting to break out of the big-city bubble, with planned stops in Chatham,...

Mystery of Gatineau man’s grandfather, a Polish war hero, solved with DNA

A Gatineau man who grew up not knowing the fate of his grandfather, who was a Polish pilot, has finally been able to lay his...