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Student Works for a Cure, Car Wash Fundraiser

On June 15th, hard working student entrepreneurs from across the city and Ottawa valley will band together to support the fight again multiple sclerosis with a car washing fundraiser at the Glebe Centre, 950 Bank Street, Ottawa. These students all run their own businesses throughout the summer months to fund their post-secondary educations while learning […]

Green Wave in Ottawa Centre

Join Green Party Leader Elizabeth May and Ottawa-Centre Green candidate Angela Keller-Herzog to discover why the Green Wave is taking hold in Ottawa and across Canada! Join us for an evening of empowering speakers, networking, food, local wine and beer. From 7:30 to 8:00 PM, find out how the venue (Sun Life Financial Centre) was […]

A Noteworthy Woman

“A Noteworthy Woman,” an exhibition that explores the imagery on our new vertical $10 bill, highlighting human rights inspiration Viola Desmond. She’s the first Canadian woman to appear on a regular bank note. FREE

CCOC talks with Councillor Tobi Nussbaum

On May 19th, Centretown Citizens Ottawa Corporation (CCOC), at its Annual General Meeting, hosted a panel of city councillors. As a CCOC Board member, I was fortunate to have the opportunities to quiz the councillors about their opinions on topics ranging from zoning to gender dynamics to citizen engagement.   What followed was a lively discussion among Councillors Catherine […]

CCOC talks with Councillor Catherine McKenney

On May 19th, Centretown Citizens Ottawa Corporation (CCOC), at its Annual General Meeting, hosted a panel of city councillors. As a CCOC Board member, I was fortunate to have the opportunities to quiz the councillors about their opinions on topics ranging from zoning to gender dynamics to citizen engagement. What followed was a lively discussion among Councillors Catherine McKenney […]

#WingdOttawa: Ottawa through the lens of millennials

What started as a project between two friends in 2013 has exploded to epic proportions. While dissecting rat brains for a research study at the University of Ottawa, Zainab Muse and David Ebere got to sharing their frustrations over the lack of rich content online. They created Wingd.ca as a way to “foster people to […]