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12 déc 2019

Guest column : David Bertschi




BREAKFAST AT THE LEGION from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. $2 from every breakfast goes to support the Legion. Table service Provided every Saturday morning by members of the local Cadets.

GLOUCESTER HISTORICAL SOCIETY -- Please come to the Gloucester Horticultural Society's monthly meeting at the Queenswood Heights Community Centre, doors open at 6 p.m., the meeting starts at 7 p.m. Guest speaker: Jordan of Bird and Bee. He will talk about collecting, storing and sharing seeds. Guests welcome free of charge. Email:

FETE FRISSONS 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Shenjman Arts Centre. Celebrate Winterlude in Orléans and shake up winter with a day of family fun! Enjoy free musical entertainment, face-painting, art making, storytelling, dancing and outdoor fun in the snow!



Local public board high schools to be hit by one-day strike
Posted Jan. 15, 2020

Area high schools with the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board (OCDSB) and the Conseil des écoles catholiques du centre-est (CECCE) will be closed today as a result of a one-day strike by members with the Ontario Secondary School Teacher's Federation (OSSTF). Read more


Local news

New offerings make return visit to OCCO Kitchen a must
Posted Jan. 9, 2019

It’s been nearly a year and a half since I first ventured into OCCO Kitchen on Innes Road and tried their amazing fish tacos and Nicoise Salad with Ahi Tuna. I’ve been back several times since, mostly for their awesome burgers and tacos, and have never been disappointed. So when I learned that owner and head chef Mark Steele had come up with some new items on the rather eclectic menu, it presented the perfect opportunity to return once again and share my impressions of some of the latest additions. Read more



Ottawa TFC U17 girls named ‘Team of the Year’

Posted Jan. 9, 2020

For the third year in a row, a team affiliated with the Cumberland United Soccer Club has been named "Team of the Year" by the Orléans Star. Playing under the Ottawa TFC banner for the first time since Cumberland United joined forces with the Toronto FC Academy program last spring, the Ottawa TFC U17 girls team won the third Ontario Cup in the past three years for the club and went on to win the Toyota National Championship – a first for a National Capital area team. Read more




St. Peter production an ode to 70s era disaster films

Posted Jan. 12, 2020

What do you get when you combine the largest floating casino in New York with the threat of an earthquake and a soundtrack chock-a-block with kitzchy songs from the 70s? Well, you get St. Peter High School’s latest musical production Disaster! that’s what. Read more






St. Peter production an ode to 70s era disaster films

Nothing humbug about OST production of 'A Christmas Carol'

OST presents a fresh take on The Wizard of Oz

Gloucester Rangers go 2-2 in Bell Capital Cup finals

Former Cobra part of Ottawa Gee-Gees World Cup winning team

Local pair capture Fitness America titles

Local business



CEDAR VALLEY LEBANESE FOOD: Owners celebrate two years in business




180-FITNESS CENTRE: Home of the Biggest Loser




VIEWPOINT: It’s 2020 – what will the next 20 years have in store?


WALTER ROBINSON: LRT's arrival a giant step forward for Canada's National Capital


HEATHER JAMIESON: Effort to be environmentally conscious ends longstanding tradition

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