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The Royal Swans: Friendly water fowl or foe?

The Royal Swans: Friendly water fowl or foe?

By Meredith Newberry The Royal Swans are back. Like a theme park ride through the Magic Kingdom, these swans both delight and terrify residents. Terrify, you say? Terrify, I say…. Read more »

It takes a neighbourhood to adopt an island

It takes a neighbourhood to adopt an island

By SueEllen MacGowan You may have noticed recent activity and changes at the Elliot-Bullock traffic circle island near Brantwood Park. A dozen neighbours have joined together to ‘adopt’ the island… Read more »

Grab your paddle! The Rideau River is calling your name!

Grab your paddle! The Rideau River is calling your name!

By Tara Hogeterp In celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday, a group of Old Ottawa East residents are looking for people to join them as they hit the water to explore… Read more »

Fate of River Corridor in Jeopardy

Fate of River Corridor in Jeopardy

By John Dance Anybody want – for free – half a kilometer of Rideau River shoreline in Old Ottawa East? The corridor – 500 metres long and 30 metres wide… Read more »

Rat Rate Rumoured to Rise in Archville

Rat Rate Rumoured to Rise in Archville

By Joe Paraskevas It’s their audacity that strikes Allison Brachman. She will be sitting at the back of her Havelock Street house in the middle of the day. A movement… Read more »

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