Wednesday March 22, 2023

March 16, 2023

2 mars 2023


Upcoming events

ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARTY at the Royal Oak Orléans, 1981 St. Joseph Blvd. (corner of Jeanne d'Arc Blvd.) Join us for the biggest St. Patrick’s day in Orleans! Green beer, live music all day and night & Irish-inspired food! Doors open at 9 a.m.

ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARTY at the Taproom260. $7 Guinness and Kilkenny. $5 shots of Jamieson. $14 chicken pies and curry. Entertainment 3-7pm Chris Evans Band. 8pm to midnight Maddy O'Reagan Trio.

TAPROOM260 presents the Where’s Waldo Trio live and in concert starting at 8 p.m. Taproom260 is located in the Centrum Plaza across from the Shenkman Arts Centre.

SHAMROCKED SATURDAY at Moose McGuire’s. Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2.0 and enjoy some Irish music by Gamut. Things kick off at 9 p.m. Moose McGuire’s is located at the corner of Innes Rd. and Jeanne d’Arc Blvd.

THE ORLEANS BREWING CO. presents MAMMA MIA! the ultimate music trivia night. Up to six persons on a team are allowed. Call 613-830-8428 to register.


Local news

Orléans MP recognizes Leading Women, Leading Girls
March 16, 2023

Orléans is blessed with a large number of women and girls who each and every day strive to make a difference in their community. On March 10, Orléans MP Marie-France Lalonde held a breakfast and award ceremony to honour 49 of those women as part of this year’s Leading Women, Leading Girls Awards in recognition of International Women’s Day. Read more



Spic & Span owner struggles to rebound from pandemic
March 16, 2023

Parwin Parie has been altering people’s clothes in Orléans for over 30 years. The first business she had was in the Turkish Village strip mall on St. Joseph Blvd. The native of Afghanistan learned how to sew when she was just six years old and crochet by the time she was eight. Read more



Sisters displaced by explosion face uncertain future
March 2, 2023

Sisters Mariam and Maxence Pepin have a lot to be thankful for. First, of all they managed to escape the Orléans gas explosion that destroyed a number of homes under construction in Avalon and severely damaged several more nearby homes in-cluding their own without sustaining any injuries. Read more



Second Orléans resident wins $100K in less than two weeks
Feb. 15, 2023

A second Orléans resident has won $100,000 in as many weeks playing the lottery. Michel Gauthier, 42, purchased an Intstant Ultimate ticket earlier this month from Moe's Convenience store on Cyrville Road across from the Home Depot. Read more



Two seriously injured in Hwy 174 collision near Trim Road
Feb. 15, 2023

The Ottawa Police Service is asking for the public's help in their investigation into a head-on collision on Hwy. 174 near Trim Road on Monday, Feb. 13 that left both male drivers seriously injured. Read more



Busy Fingers produces another 3,000 items in 2022
Feb. 2, 2023

The Busy Fingers knitting group lived up to its moniker in 2022, producing more than 3,000 items for veterans and other seniors, local women’s shelters, victims of fire who have been left out in the cold and anyone else in need of warmth during Ottawa’s long winters. Read more





Spring has sprung early at the Shenkman Arts Centre

Brilliantly written holiday production an instant Christmas classic

Plenty to see and do at the Shenkman Arts Centre this fall

U12 Wolverines capture EOBA championship

GCRA ringette teams win pair of provincial titles

Beacon Hill native Canada’s newest Olympic hero

Local business



MAKER FEED CO. Cumberland Village restaurant unveils exciting new fall menu




180-FITNESS CENTRE: Home of the Biggest Loser




VIEWPOINT: Auditor General’s reports outlines egregious dereliction of duty


WALTER ROBINSON: When it comes to selling a home, seller – not buyer – beware


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

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