Between advertising, salaries, rent and telephone bills, running in a federal election is becoming increasingly expensive and candidates from smaller parties are not happy about it.
Every afternoon Mario Marcono comes to Café Azzurri to play cards with his friends, drink a cup of coffee and smoke. Although Marcono, 62, has been smoking for 50 years, he supports the proposed Ottawa bylaw that bans smoking in restaurant or bars.
The Ottawa-Carleton Catholic School Board has decided that moving St. Anthony’s elementary school from Booth Street would pose a safety risk for its 229 students.
Ottawa’s economic boom may bust the bank for some Centretown residents.