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Terra Firma: Cohousing and its impact on Old Ottawa East

Terra Firma: Cohousing and its impact on Old Ottawa East

By Theresa Wallace  Over two decades ago, a cohousing group called Terra Firma (TF) bought six townhouses on Drummond Street, changing the lives of many and resulting in profound, long-lasting… Read more »

Street-involved Youth Paint It Up!  Big Bird Finds a New Neighbourhood Nest

Street-involved Youth Paint It Up! Big Bird Finds a New Neighbourhood Nest

By Lorne Abugov A new bird has recently landed with a splash of colour in our neighbourhood, and despite the seasonal dip in temperature, this feathered friend isn’t about to… Read more »

<i>Art Beat</i>: OOE Artist Feature- David Chernushenko, Plugged In On His Cross-Canada Book Tour

Art Beat: OOE Artist Feature- David Chernushenko, Plugged In On His Cross-Canada Book Tour

By Tanis Browning-Shlep To survive, the world must change, To survive, four friends must remain steadfast… The stakes are high, and civilized society hangs in the balance. As events spiral… Read more »

Faces On The Flora Footbridge…First Impressions Of OOE, Glebe Residents

Faces On The Flora Footbridge…First Impressions Of OOE, Glebe Residents

By Peter Croal Much is said today about our addiction to smartphones and travelling through life with our heads bowed down, eyes glued to the glowing screen. While technology is… Read more »

Peter Fowler’s OOE Focus

Peter Fowler’s OOE Focus

Here’s another photo from the collection of The Mainstreeter’s Photo Editor, Peter Fowler, who bent low this summer to capture a street-level photo of these delicately-coloured tulips fronting Saint Paul… Read more »

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