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Working together to feed the hungry in our community

Working together to feed the hungry in our community

Peter Simpson Among the many partnerships and collaborations that have formed during the COVID-19 shutdown, the Centretown Emergency Food Centre (CEFC) and Flora Hall Brewing — each with roots in… Read more »

OUR NEIGHBOURS – OOE: A little village in the city –  Havelock Street Resident Enjoys The Sense of Community

OUR NEIGHBOURS – OOE: A little village in the city – Havelock Street Resident Enjoys The Sense of Community

Bonnie Weppler Some time ago, Jenna de Jong started following people who mush on social media. “Mushing” involves dogs pulling some kind of sled, cart, skis or other transportation vehicles…. Read more »

Appearances Can Be Deceptive – Behind the Foreboding Cuban Embassy Walls, the Vibrant People and Culture Radiate Warmth

Appearances Can Be Deceptive – Behind the Foreboding Cuban Embassy Walls, the Vibrant People and Culture Radiate Warmth

Sandra Koch Mammoth dark grey concrete blocks and foreboding secured metal fencing – not exactly the mental images conjured up when one thinks of Cuba. For the many Canadians who… Read more »

Business Beat – NU Grocery Settles in on Main Street

Business Beat – NU Grocery Settles in on Main Street

Theresa Wallace Since NU Grocery (NU) opened in October, Old Ottawa East residents no longer have to leave the neighbourhood to buy basics such as milk, eggs or bread, and… Read more »

Celebrating the Rideau Canal Skateway’s 50th year

Celebrating the Rideau Canal Skateway’s 50th year

John Dance So what’s free, better than the Rockefeller Center, a recommended bucket-list activity, half a century old and with its heart in Old Ottawa East? The answer is obvious:… Read more »

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