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Last updated May 22, 2024

Upcoming events

ORLEANS FARMERS MARKET from 11 am to 4 pm in the parking lot at the Ray Friel Recreation Centre on Tenth Line Road. Shop the freshest seasonal produce, meat and dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and more while getting to know the folks who grew and made it.

BLACKBURN FUN FAIR OPENING DAY 4-10 PM – Mojo Magic Show 5:30 pm; Craft Beer Night 5-10 pm; Soul Motion on stage 7-10 pm. Visit for a complete schedule of all the activities and events.

BLACKBURN FUN FAIR – Pancake breakfast from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Fun Fair parade 10 am to 10:30 am. Inflatable rides 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Fun Fair games outside the arena from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. BBQ 11 am to 3 pm. Ray's Reptiles, 11 am to 12 pm and 1-2 pm. Bouncy Castle inside the arena 11 am to 4 pm. Main stage entertainment 11 am to 5 pm. Beer Garden 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and from 7 p.m. to 11:45 p.m. Cake cutting at 1 p.m. 7:00 pm – 11:45 pm: Musical act Fake McCoys followed by Mothership 7-11:45 pm. Fireworks show at 10 p.m. Visit for a complete schedule of all the activities and events.

ST. HELEN’S FINE ART FAIR from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Helen’s Anglican Church, 1234 Prestone Dr., Orléans. This year’s art fair is supporting the Young Artists Initiative. You can view the artists’ galleries at and follow on Facebook at

CUMBERLAND FARMERS MARKET from 9 am to 1 pm at the Cumberland Arena, 1115 Dunning Rd. in Cumberland Village. Farmers, bakers, artists, crafters, gardeners, chefs and friends. For more information

GARAGE SALE – 1062 and 1049 Deauville Cres and others 8 am to 4 pm. Rain date Sun. June 2, same hours.. 100s of artist’s tools, canvases, easels, brushes, portfolios etc Household items, children’s books, puzzles, toys and treasures!



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Forest Valley Terrace in Orléans has been providing quality care for residents with dementia for the past 10 years. In January 2020, they launched a memory care program specifically designed for women. Read more


When it comes to legal services, experience and expertise matter
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Sicotte Guilbault is one of the largest and most respected law firms in the east end. First established in 1993 as a community-based solo practice, Sicotte Guilbault is now comprised of 60 legal professionals with expertise in many areas of law, including Business Law, Dispute Resolution and Litigation, Family Law, Real Estate Law, Wills & Estates, Employment Law and Municipal Law. Read more


Upgrading your kitchen can be as easy as refacing your cabinets
May 23, 2024

Is your kitchen looking old and tired and in need of a facelift? Why not consider changing your cabinet doors and drawer facings and replacing your countertops? Futuric Kitchens, located at 830 Industrial Avenue, Unit 4, has been specializing in cabinet refacing since 1976. Read more


There are many advantages to living in a retirement community
May 9, 2024

Did you know that more Canadians are living alone than ever before? Almost 15 per cent of people over the age of 15 live on their own. At the same time, the number of older Canadians living on their own has steadily decreased over the last decade. Read more


A unique retirement community specializing in dementia care
April 25, 2024

Symphony Senior Living’s Forest Valley Terrace is a retirement community unlike any other in Ottawa. Sitting atop a hill overlooking St. Joseph Blvd. with a marvelous view of the Gati-neaus, Forest Valley Terrace can provide assisted living and memory care for those living with Alzheimer’s and dementia in a compassionate, warm, and fully supportive environment. Read more





Ottawa School of Theatre all ages production of Treasure Island was wonderfully entertaining

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