‘Democratizing’ zero waste: Can waste-free living be for everyone?
From Vancouver to Ottawa, stores like NU Grocery are dispensing a variety of food and cleaning products free of plastic packaging in an effort to cut waste. But some are saying that a zero-waste lifestyle is a privilege not everyone in Ottawa can afford.
League brings basketball back with Ottawa BlackJacks
Basketball is coming back to Ottawa, as the Ottawa Blackjacks will be joining the CEBL next year.
Recreational programs important for youth development, experts say
Experts are highlighting the benefits of local recreation programs for low-income youth in Ottawa.
Para Transpo riders feel neglected as Ottawa tables 2020 city budget
Para Transpo riders are feeling neglected as the 2020 budget fails to address the core issues with the capital’s accessible transit system.
IN THE NEWS: Tuesday, Nov. 19
Good morning Ottawa, expect a mix of sun and clouds with a temperature feeling -4 this morning. The afternoon will warm to 0. Clouds will start coming in towards the evening with the mercury dropping to -6 overnight. Here’s what else you need to know. Ottawa woman severely beaten at Mexican resort Lexi York, 29, was badly beaten at a…
IN THE NEWS: Monday, Nov. 18
Happy Monday Ottawa, the work week begins with more cold weather after last week’s record breaking temperatures. This morning feels like -10, though the afternoon is expected to see a mix of sun and clouds and a warmng to 0 before dropping again overnight to -7. Here’s what else you need to know today. Collision with moose kills one, injures…
IN THE NEWS: Monday, Nov. 11
Good morning Ottawa, it’s cold outside! Today’s high will be -5 C, with a windchill of -11 C. Environment Canada says that the city may get up to 10 centimetres of snow. It is expected to start in the afternoon, and continue into the night. Remembrance Day ceremonies held today Ottawa’s main Remembrance Day ceremony will be held today at…