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Ottawa’s first cannabis production facility would bring “hundreds of jobs” to the area.
It’s the final weekend of Winterlude, but maybe you’ve already seen the sculptures, skated the canal, and eaten all of the fried dough. Well, not to worry. There’s still plenty to do in Ottawa this weekend.
This week, we’re talking with NU Grocery owner and founder Valérie Leloup, to learn all about zero-waste shopping.
Apt613 reveals the shocking and not-so-shocking responses to our anonymous sex survey.
Andrew Ooi creates complex, colourful geometric artwork out of Gampi paper, a Japanese handmade tissue-like paper made from the bark of the Gampi bush. His work, Anatomy of Resilience, is on display until April 18, 2018 at Ottawa City Hall’s Karsh-Masson Gallery.
Impact Hub Ottawa celebrated its 5th birthday this past December as one of Ottawa’s oldest and largest co-working communities and marked the milestone by releasing a how to guide to Do Good Better.
Sonicity features scores for seven routes and there are tentative plans to involve more composers.
The National Capital Commission is seeking to make a 9km stretch along the Ottawa River into a vibrant and exciting destination, a place where people want to go and feel safe while being there. Have your say on the project now until February 11.
Nous cherchons à recruter des personnes engagées et dynamiques pour se joindre à notre conseil d’administration. Apt613 is looking to recruit committed and dynamic individuals to join our Board of Directors.
Organizers of Ottawa Comiccon have released the initial line-up for the convention which attracts more than 40,000 fans of comic books, science fiction, horror, anime and gaming.
Jim Davies is the Director of the Science of Imagination Laboratory. He’s spent his career exploring why we find things compelling, from art to religion and from sports to superstition. Apt613 asked him to share his findings on the appeal of art.
This week on the podcast we chat with comedian Steve Patterson, host of CBC Radio One’s long-running hit show The Debaters. For those unfamiliar with The Debaters, the CBC program features prepared debates between some of Canada’s best standup comedians, concerning such important topics as “Pie vs. Cake,” or the merits of having an attractive […]
The Coldest Night of the Year fundraiser helps raise awareness and funds for local charities serving hungry, homeless and hurting families and youth. The Ottawa Mission relies on the fundraiser to help support its annual programming to provide food, shelter, guidance, and counselling to its patrons each and every day.
The weather is cooperating, the ice carvers’ chain saws are buzzing and everything’s well underway for the 40th anniversary celebration of Winterlude.
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