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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.


Local news

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



Maple Fest celebrates 50 years serving up flap jacks and sausages for charity
Posted April 7, 2019

"It was a little cheaper and the pancakes were better," says Fred Jones recalling the very first Cumberland Lions Maple Fest pancake breakfast in 1969. "Other than that it's pretty well stayed the same just different faces." Read more




Veteran of WWII, Korean War laid to rest in Navan
Posted April 7, 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




GoFundMe campaign raises $32,000 and counting for family of Orléans fire victim
Posted April 6, 2019

A GoFundMe campaign has been established for the family of a 20-year-old non-verbal autistic man who died in a house fire on Boake Street in South Fallingbrook early Wednesday morning.



Sarsfield senior celebrates 100th birthday with friends, family
Posted April 4, 2019

When Lola Larmour was born, the First World War had just ended, cars were still a novelty and television hadn’t even been invented yet. On March 31, = Lola celebrated her 100th birthday surrounded by her five children, 12 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and five great-great grandchildren in the St. Mary’s Church Hall in Navan.


Bradley Cup still creating memories 100 years later
Posted April 3, 2019

It’s been more than 100 years since John Thomas Bradley first created the Bradley Cup in a challenge between his hometown Navan hockey team and a team from Vars. Navan won the game 1-0 in overtime and so started a tradition that has carried on through the decades and created a century of memories.






Missoula Children’s Theatre returns to Orléans

Sir Will production of 'Seussical the Musical' hits all the right notes

Orléans Old Players present pair of comedy short stories

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: SNC Lavalin affair puts Liberal majority in jeopardy


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


HEATHER JAMIESON: Making the retirement home decision is not a sign of weakness

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