After returning to the office from a month of holidays in June, I was promptly faced with a message from the Buzz’s editor reminding me of the July deadline for my next article. I quickly shed my post vacation lethargy and began to think of an interesting topic for July’s article. As is usually the case, my next topic came to me as opposed to me finding it.
Ottawa residents don’t need to get out of the city to make the most of their August Civic Holiday long weekend when the first-ever Rideau Canal Festival comes to town.
Centretown Movies bounced back with a strong turnout for the Ecology Ottawa-hosted screening of Who Killed the Electric Car? July 25, after inclement weather forced the cancellation of the first film screening, Julie Taymor’s Across the Universe, the previous week.
From its opening shot, an aerial view of Chicago – a.k.a., Gotham – which sets in motion a daring bank heist, The Dark Knight sets itself emphatically in the real world instead of a fantastical universe accustomed to superheroes and hokey comic book mysticism.