Ottawa lawyer eyes provincial Liberal leadership
As the Ontario Liberal party prepares to pick a new leader, one of those hoping to be in the running is Brenda Hollingsworth, who is a personal injury and criminal defence lawyer. Hollingsworth is waiting to hear if she has met the standard to seek the leadership. If approved by the party she’ll face off against five other candidates. Michael…
IN THE NEWS: Tuesday, Nov. 12
Good morning, Ottawa! It’s beginning to look a lot like winter, with 14 centimetres of snow on the ground this morning. Environment Canada has ended its weather advisory, but there is still a 40 per cent chance of flurries. Today’s high is -7 C, with a wind chill of -17 C. Here’s what you need to know today: Snowfall likely…
Five things to know about the ‘level zero’ crisis facing Ottawa paramedics
The off-load delay times for the Ottawa Hospitals have reached an all-time high. Here is what you need to know about off-load delay times and the “level zero” crisis.
IN THE NEWS: Wednesday, Nov. 6
Today might offer a mix of sun and cloud and a high of 4 degrees. But get ready for tonight as Environment Canada foresees four to eight centimetres of snow overnight. Watson to unveil Ottawa’s 2020 budget plan This morning, Mayor Watson will present the draft budget for 2020 to Ottawa city councillors. A number of areas are known to…
Ottawa’s tree canopy must be larger to achieve real benefit, say environmentalists
Although 30 per cent tree canopy cover is the ideal amount for Canadian cities, environmentalists say more is needed to have substantial change.
‘The voices of young people need to be heard,” says 18 year old running in Carleton riding
Starting the first year of university is one thing, but these young students hope to tackle more: the federal election.