Thursday Oct. 28, 2021

Oct. 28, 2021

14 octobre 2021

Upcoming events

ORLEANS FARMERS MARKET from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the parking lot at the Ray Friel Recreation Centre, 1585 Tenth Line Rd. Market staff have been working closely with public health officials to create protocols to help make our markets the safest source of fresh, local food possible while we strive to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Ottawa.

CUMBERLAND FARMERS MARKET from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the R.J. Kennedy Arena in Cumberland Village. Over 45 local producers and artisans. All products at the market are locally grown or made.

THE ORIGINAL NAVAN MARKET from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Navan Fairgrounds. Over 100 vendors.



COLUMN: Winery harvest a ‘grape’ way to get your hands dirty

Earlier this month, I was invited to take part in the grape harvest at the Scheuermann Vineyard and Winery in Westport. Regular readers of this paper may remember that I visited the winery back in June and was completely blown away by their hospitality, service and the quality of their wine and food. Read more



Oct. 28, 2021: Time to move on

We’ve reached a point in the COVID-19 pandemic where we need to decide whether or not we are going to remain a prisoner to this disease, or take the actions needed to get on with our lives. Read more



GUEST COLUMN: Traveling during the pandemic requires plenty of planning

With the needless Seinfeld election behind us, we can now return you to the regularly scheduled fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. Please continue with your indoor mask-wearing, do practice physical distancing, and by all means, feel free to complain about and lambaste the willfully unvaccinated whose choice imperils not only their own health, but our community health as well. Read more



COLUMN: Tewin development a down payment on First Nation reconciliation

When council meets to vote on the city’s new Official Plan later this month it will include a 445-hectare parcel of land earmarked for a new suburban development that will eventually be home to 35,000-45,000 residents. Read more



Oct. 14, 2021: The great debate

If you thought the debate between COVID vaccination advocates and anti-vaxxers couldn’t get any more rancorous, hold on to your pants – it’s about to get turned up a few notches. Read more





Live music returns to Shenkman Arts Centre

Cumbrae Dance School takes year-end recital program outdoors

Ballet Jörgen’s Nutcracker production goes virtual

Olympic gold medalist drops by Millennium Park

Gloucester Hornets U16 squad wins Ontario Cup

Orléans speed skating pair win double gold in Dutch bubble

Local business



CEDAR VALLEY LEBANESE FOOD: Owners celebrate two years in business




180-FITNESS CENTRE: Home of the Biggest Loser




VIEWPOINT: Winery harvest a 'grape' way to get your hands dirty



WALTER ROBINSON: Traveling during the pandemic requires plenty of planning


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

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