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Hosers wash out opposition to ice the Capital Ward Cup

Hosers wash out opposition to ice the Capital Ward Cup

By: John Dance Victory. Again. The Old Ottawa East Hosers triumphed in the Capital Ward Cup, the pinnacle of shinny supremacy in the heart of the nation’s capital. For the… Read more »

Flora Footbridge is on schedule and budget

Flora Footbridge is on schedule and budget

By: John Dance The $21 million Flora Footbridge that grew rapidly last year is progressing well but, as per the construction schedule, won’t open until the end of October. The… Read more »

New field deal at Immaculata halts kids’ sledding fun

New field deal at Immaculata halts kids’ sledding fun

By: Alexandra Gruca-Macaulay Years of winter weekend sledding fun for young children came to an abrupt end this year, with the installation of chain link fencing around Immaculata High School’s… Read more »

Ottawa city planning: It’s broke – so fix it!

Ottawa city planning: It’s broke – so fix it!

By: John Dance The message was loud and clear: the City of Ottawa’s governance of planning and development is broken, and numerous improvements need to be made. Such was the… Read more »

Surf and turf: OOE athletes travel to Hawaii for the beautiful game

Surf and turf: OOE athletes travel to Hawaii for the beautiful game

By Lorne Abugov If you polled Old Ottawa East residents about their views on Ottawa’s winters you might expect to find a fairly even split between those who “love it”… Read more »

PAUL DEWAR 1963–2019: “I have found my way to peace…”

PAUL DEWAR 1963–2019: “I have found my way to peace…”

A great man who loved and embodied all things good in our community has left us. On Wednesday, February 6th, we of Old Ottawa East were deeply saddened to learn… Read more »

The Gift of Friendship: Mike Galazka’s buddies restore his ’68 Mustang

The Gift of Friendship: Mike Galazka’s buddies restore his ’68 Mustang

By: Theresa Wallace One of the most famous car chase scenes in cinema history involves Steve McQueen ripping through the streets of San Francisco chasing bad guys. It’s from the… Read more »

The Good Food Box: a well-kept secret

The Good Food Box: a well-kept secret

By: Genviève Gazaille  Did you know that there is a place in Old Ottawa East where you can buy your produce at cost? If not, meet the Good Food Box,… Read more »

My son Chris and me: A mother’s tale of grief

My son Chris and me: A mother’s tale of grief

By: Elaine Dean For most of us, Christmas is a time when family and friends gather to celebrate the many joyous gifts that life offers. Sometimes, though, the gifts of… Read more »

City’s Main Street road safety final report leaves community concerned for the future

City’s Main Street road safety final report leaves community concerned for the future

By Tom Scott and The Mainstreeter The City of Ottawa recently completed its review process for the Main Street Road Safety Audit and has provided a final traffic audit report… Read more »

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