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Former councillor Doucet throws hat in the ring

Former councillor Doucet throws hat in the ring

by John Dance   At the last minute, the mayoral race became a David vs. Goliath contest rather than a virtual acclamation of incumbent Jim Watson. Clive Doucet, four-time Capital… Read more »

New candidate enters Capital race

New candidate enters Capital race

by John Dance   Another high-profile candidate has decided to contest the upcoming municipal vote for Capital Ward city councilor. Shawn Menard, who joins four others vying for the seat,… Read more »

Catherine McKenna: Supporting middle class families

Catherine McKenna: Supporting middle class families

For many Canadians, being a parent and raising a family is the most important part of their lives. That’s why our government has introduced new benefits, made changes to Employment Insurance, and invested… Read more »

David Chernushenko: Short-term rentals, long-term trees, and more 

David Chernushenko: Short-term rentals, long-term trees, and more 

Short-term rental platforms such as Airbnb have brought with them tremendous opportunities for people all over the world to rent or rent out a vast selection of lodgings for vacations or work, at prices often cheaper than a hotel.   Along… Read more »

Jim Watson: Spring cleaning the nation’s capital 

Jim Watson: Spring cleaning the nation’s capital 

Each year, Ottawa residents eagerly anticipate the arrival of spring, as it signifies the end of our frigid winters and the beginning of our farmer markets, numerous festivals and outdoor recreation season. Parks, patios and public spaces are flooded with people of all ages… Read more »

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