The Iran hostage crisis began on Nov. 4, 1979, when Islamist militants and students stormed the U.S. embassy in Tehran, capturing 52 Americans who went on to endure 444 days as prisoners.
Month: October 2012
Little bug has big impact on local trees
After spreading through Ottawa over the last five years, the emerald ash borer has become a serious problem. The small green bug has slowly been eating away at the ash tree, a species that makes up approximately 25 per cent of Ottawa's trees, including those in Centretown. A CJTV feature story for Centretown News.
Lansdowne renovations show promise for Centretown residents
The process to rejuvinate Lansdowne Park has had its share of controversy, especially among residents in the surrounding neighbourhood. But just up the street in Centretown, many are looking forward to what the new sight might mean for them. A CJTV feature story for Centretown News.
Independent brew pubs pouring into Ottawa
Ottawa beer-lovers will welcome a new brew pub this fall, making it the city's third to open in the past two years. It's part of a small but growing trend of local pubs serving local beers. A CJTV feature story for Centretown News.