Dating back to 1902, Somerset House was once a hotel and tavern. Under the approved restoration plan, a modern new building is supposed to be constructed behind what’s left of its facade.
Weekly News Review: Presto cards arrive, Somerset House conflict almost resolved, the year in restaurants and more!
10,000 free Presto cards were snapped up by eager customers looking to try out the new system. Because of the high demand, OCTranspo is making another 2,000 free cards available shortly. Yours truly picked one up, I’ll let you know how I like it over the next few weeks! Back in September, I wrote about […]
The inaugural Nuit Blanche Ottawa was held without a hitch to the delight of co-curators Megan Smith and Lainie Towell. Metro Ottawa reports that 6,500 went through the doors of the Ottawa School of Art and many thousand more partook in the different events and installations in the Byward Market and Hintonburg. Some Ottawans thought the […]