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Unique 'green' wall planned for Orléans Health Hub
April 15, 2021

When the Orléans Health Hub opens early this summer on Mer Bleue Road, patients visiting the elderly services waiting room will be able to admire a serene green wall Read more



Rotary Club of Orléans pays tribute to outstanding youth
April 15, 2021

The Rotary Club of Orléans handed out their 2021 Youth Awards on April 11, along with four academic scholarships worth $500 each. The scholarship recipients included Grade 12 Sir Wilfrid Laurier Secondary School student Mashkura Tathoye and Grade 10 École second-aire Béatrice-Desloges student Emma Beehler. The other recipients were Aliya Karimjee and Maxime Malouf. Read more



East end sees 85 per cent increase in COVID cases
April 8, 2021

The number of COVID-19 cases in Ottawa’s three east end wards nearly doubled during the two-week period between March 22 and April 5. According to the last update of Ottawa Public Health’s COVID Ward Map, there were 263 cases reported in Orléans, Innes and Cumberland Wards between March 22 and April 5 – that’s 122 cases more than were reported during the previous two-week period between March 8 and March 22. Read more



Vaccinations extended to individuals 60 and over
April 7, 2021

East end seniors over the age of 60, or who turn 60 in the current calender year, can now get vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus at the Ruddy Family YMCA-YWCA on Centrum Boulevard. Read more



East end drivers continue to ignore flashing school bus lights, stop arm
March 30, 2021

It appears far too many drivers in Cumberland and Orléans are continuing to play a deadly game racing past school buses while the bus drivers are picking up and dropping off their young passengers. Read more



Maple syrup runneth over in Navan
March 18, 2021

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, located just 10 minutes southeast of Orléans, there are about a dozen maple syrup lovers who have decided to make their own golden elixir using sap from their own trees. Read more






Ballet Jörgen’s Nutcracker production goes virtual

Sir Wil’s 'Hunchback' a true masterclass in high school theatre

Missoula Children’s Theatre production a lesson in teamwork

Blondin opens pre-Olympic season with pair of medals

COVID pandemic fails to slow down Orléans deaf/blind athlete

Ottawa TFC unveils fall/winter ‘Return to Play’ soccer program

Local business



CEDAR VALLEY LEBANESE FOOD: Owners celebrate two years in business




180-FITNESS CENTRE: Home of the Biggest Loser




VIEWPOINT: The new normal is a still evolving and far from established


WALTER ROBINSON: It’s more important than ever to think local, support local, give local


Doug Feltmate: COVID-19 pandemic the final straw for troubled restaurant industry

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