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Extensive damage to public artwork

Extensive damage to public artwork

by Bonnie Weppler   Our community’s beautiful public artwork, under the Queensway overpass on Main Street, was heavily damaged on two occasions by provincial Ministry of Transportation (MOT) workers and… Read more »

How Sweet Home – Newcomers fill us in on why they chose Old Ottawa East as their home

How Sweet Home – Newcomers fill us in on why they chose Old Ottawa East as their home

In this installment of our Mainstreeter interviews, we share the first impressions of several new residents of Old Ottawa East, some of whom have come from very near and others… Read more »

Mentors in the ‘Hood: The Sports Industry

Mentors in the ‘Hood: The Sports Industry

THERESA WALLACE In this issue, we debut a regular column on mentors in Old Ottawa East with profiles on Dave Best and Taffe Charles. Both have carved out highly successful… Read more »

Peter Fowler’s Travel Focus: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Peter Fowler’s Travel Focus: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

  “I must confess to a somewhat voyeuristic pleasure when I visit Vietnam. Standing on street corners to see what will appear next on the back of motorcycles and scooters… Read more »

Neighbourhood left in the dirt, Field Construction underway, residents questions process.

Neighbourhood left in the dirt, Field Construction underway, residents questions process.

By Lorne Abugov Construction of a controversial new artificial turf sports field at Immaculata High School is now well underway following unsuccessful efforts by angry Old Ottawa East residents and… Read more »

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