Black Like Me is an organisation dedicated to creating spaces for Black people in Ottawa to “find happiness, safety, support, and whatever else they need to live.” You can read the first installment of our interview with founders Sakinna Gairey and Selali A-W here. Below, Nickie Shobeiry talks with them about their event, BLK Frosh, […]
The Fembassy Comedy Show is a women-identified, non-binary comedy show. The first of their monthly shows is this Friday September 14 at Pressed.
Mike George found his second career almost by accident. The former Canadian Armed Forces member wasn’t looking to start a business selling olive oil and balsamic vinegar, but nearly two years later, he’s getting ready to open the bricks-and-mortar location of Aurelius Food Co. in the heart of Wellington West.
Since her arrival in Ottawa in the 1990s, Elaina Martin has become a fundamental part of the community. Mainly recognized as the founder of the popular Ottawa arts and music festival Westfest, Elaina has expanded her role from creative entrepreneur to community leader in a short span of time.
CityMakers: Ottawa Energy Collective Impact is putting together a complex solution to tackle a complex problem
The Ottawa Energy Collective Impact aims to reduce Ottawa’s greenhouse gas emissions by 80% by 2050.
Jennifer Castle will be playing Bon-Fire festival and recently released her fifth album Angels of Death.
Three Ottawa natives are competing for the title of SiriusXM Top Comic. You can vote daily until August 17 for your favourite.
Sophie Buddle is one of three Ottawa natives competing for the title of SiriusXM Top Comic.
Roman Mancini is one of three Ottawa natives competing for the title of SiriusXM Top Comic.
Kyle Brownrigg is one of three Ottawa natives competing for the title of SiriusXM Top Comic.
Third base and outfield coach Jared Lemieux is the team’s in-house hype man, always ready with a smile, a piece of bubblegum, a fist bump, and some dancing.
Comedian David Cross will be at Algonquin Commons Theatre on July 26, 2018.
Up next in a series of interviews with Ottawa Champions players and staff is Ottawa’s own Sebastien Boucher.
The mere thought of paper tends to evoke stale images of work but imagine the possibilities when you apply purposeful design, colour, and some glue. Laura Peeke has been creating works of art with quilling, a process of coiling and shaping strips of paper with glue.
Hal Lanier, the Ottawa Champions manager, lives and breathes baseball. He is a friendly encyclopedia of baseball minutiae and has probably already forgotten more about the game than any of us will ever even know.