Monday April 22, 2019

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CHILD HAVEN INTERNATIONAL hosts its 34'th Ottawa Annual Fund Raising Dinner at 6 pm at Hellenic Community Centre, 1315 Prince of Wales Dr., Ottawa. Child Haven operates Homes for over 1300 children and assists destitute women and seniors in India, Nepal and Bangladesh and has a child support program in Tibet in China. For info and tickets please visit or call 1-613-527-2829 or Pat Dunphy 613-745-1743.

ANNUAL SPRING BAZAAR at the Résidence Saint-Louis, 879 Hiawatha Park from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monies raised will go to purchase new equipment and articles essential for residential care.

ORLÉANS POUTINE FEST from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on May 10 and 11 and from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday, May 12 in the Centrum Blvd. Festival Plaza. Come sample some of the very best poutine in Ottawa paired with some delicious craft beer, wine, and tasty coolers while enjoying live music in the beer garden.


Residents along Ottawa River busy preparing for potential flooding

Posted April 20, 2019

For the second time in two years, residents living along the Ottawa River near Cumberland Village are busy preparing for potential catastrophic flooding as heavy rain has seen the water rise over 14 inches in 24 hours. Read more


Local news

Veteran of WWII, Korean War laid to rest in Navan
Posted April 8, 2019

The family and friends of Eric George Smith filled St. Mary's Anglican Church in Navan on Saturday to pay their final respects to a member of Canada's greatest generation and someone who was respected and loved by everyone who was honoured to get to know him. Read more



Orléans cheer team wins national championship gold

Posted April 16, 2019

Give me a G. G! Give me an O. O! Give mean an L. L! Give me a D. D? What does that spell? GOLD! What does that spell? GOLD! That’s the cheer that could be heard in Niagara Falls earlier this month after the Flyers All-Starz Starlight cheer team won the gold medal in the Youth Level 2 division at the Canadian Cheer Championships.



Final GMC recital serves as rehearsal for Kiwanis Music Festival

Posted March 29, 2019

Every spring, hundreds of young classical musicians take part in the Kiwanis Music Festival to measure their talent against their peers while competing for pride and prizes. Held at more than a dozen venues across the city, the event is the highlight of the year for many of the young musicians.




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

Former Bengal has impressive CFL audition

Gloucester Rangers lay claim to Minor Peewee A championship

Major Atom Rangers win OHE 'AA' championship banner

Local business



CEDAR VALLEY LEBANESE FOOD: Owners celebrate two years in business




180-FITNESS CENTRE: Home of the Biggest Loser




VIEWPOINT: Mourning the loss of a true Canadian hero


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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