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NOSTALGIA entertaining from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at the Orléans Legion, 800 Taylor Creek Dr. for your listening and dancing pleasure. Buffet dinner served from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

THE RAG & BONES PUPPET THEATRE presents The Cow Show n the Richcraft Theatre at the Shenkman Arts Centre. A moosical history of the world from the point of view of the cow. Showtimes at 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. Tickets $10 each or 4 for $32. Visit

FREE TAX CLINIC from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at 206-250 Centrum Blvd. For individuals and families who otherwise have limited access to tax filing services due to financial issues. By appointment only. Call 613-834-8679.

SING-ALONG WITH THE F.R.O.G.s (Fully Rely On God) at St. Mary’s Church Hall, 1171 Smith Rd. in Navan. Enjoy some much loved favourites as well as some Christian music followed by a selection of sumptuous soups and baked breads. Tickets $15. Call 613-841-6248.


Prime Minister pays impromptu visit to Cardinal Creek Village

Posted March 22, 2019

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau dropped by Cardinal Vreek Village in Orléans on Wednesday to visit with some residents and take a tour of the new sub-division with Tamarack Homes director of planning and development Michelle Taggart. Read more


Local news

Navan man turns front yard into personal sugar bush
Posted March 21, 2019

One man’s front yard can be another man’s sugar bush providing you have a few maple trees on your property. In the tiny village of Navan, just 10 minutes south of Orléans, self-avowed maple syrup lover Pierre Gravelle has been tapping the maple trees on his residential property for the past two years. Read more


Navan general store celebrates 120th anniversary
Posted March 21, 2019

It is the oldest continually run business in the east end by far. In fact, it’s arguably one of the oldest run businesses in all of Ottawa. What can’t be argued is the importance that J.T. Bradley’s Country Convenience Store has had in the ongoing history of Navan. Read more


Eastern Ontario Wild advance to bantam AAA provincial tournament

Posted March 21, 2019

The Eastern Ontario Wild major ban-tam AAA team has advanced to the provincial championships after sweeping past the Ottawa Jr. 67s in the Hockey East Ontario (HEO) finals in four straight games.




Missoula Children’s Theatre returns to Orléans

Orléans Old Players present pair of comedy short stories

Former child prodigy turned composer performs original sonata for the first time

Eastern Ontario Wild advance to bantam AAA provincial tournament

Blondin, Weidemann wrap up speed skating season on a high note

Cumberland United Soccer Club merges with Capital United under Ottawa TFC banner

Local business



CEDAR VALLEY LEBANESE FOOD: Owners celebrate two years in business




180-FITNESS CENTRE: Home of the Biggest Loser




VIEWPOINT: Proceeding with Phase 2 of the LRT is a no-brainer


WALTER ROBINSON: The pluses (and minuses) of owning an iPhone


HEATHER JAMIESON: Life is better with a smile and a sense of humour

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