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Paddling the Rideau Island

Paddling the Rideau Island

By Tara Hogeterp On Saturday, September 9, nearly 25 canoes and kayaks slipped into the quiet waters of the Rideau Canal at the Clegg Street dock across from the Canal… Read more »

New perennial garden at Main and Riverdale

New perennial garden at Main and Riverdale

By Meredith Newberry It’s been said it takes a village to raise a family. Now, the same can be said of a new garden on Main Street. A group of… Read more »

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 »

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