Over three weekends next February, Ottawa’s Winterlude festival will mark the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812 and the 50th anniversary of the Canadian Coast Guard, the National Capital Commission announced Tuesday.
The historic Booth House, former home of Ottawa lumber tycoon J.R Booth, has received $12,750 funding from Parks Canada to repair cracks widened by the earthquake last summer.
A newly planted sugar maple tree stands in Minto Park in memory of Wangari Maathai, a Kenyan environmentalist and Nobel Peace Prize winner who died, aged 71, in September after battling cancer.
Texting is instant, unobtrusive and informative. And it’s why the City of Ottawa is using this highly popular form of communication to educate Ottawa’s young people about sexual health.