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Clay Night at The Art House

Welcome to Clay Night 2019! We invite sculptors of all skill levels – artists and non-artists alike – to come play with clay every other Wednesday night. Get your hands dirty, bring some friends or make some new ones, and make something original. *** This is air dry clay not fired clay. *** If you’d […]

Taste for Hope

Tickets are on sale now for the 7th annual Taste for Hope: Shepherds of Good Hope’s signature fundraising event and can’t miss culinary experience. Join us, Wednesday March 6, 2019 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm at the Horticulture Building in Lansdowne Park and delight your taste buds with an array of mouth-watering food and drink. Once […]

Eat, Drink, Spring – Ottawa Food and Wine show

Though I consider myself more of a sophisticated drinker than a sophisticated dresser; the Ottawa Wine and Food Show has always been an annual excuse to see if my vest still fits, make vest puns and to test my “How to Tie a Tie” bookmark. The event has now expanded to offer a springtime event: Eat, Drink, […]

Weekly News Quiz: July 15, 2013

Think you are up to date about local happenings? Test your knowledge with our local news quiz, five questions designed to test whether you’ve been paying attention. How to score: 5 out of 5: News stud! I hear The Citizen is hiring… 4 out of 5: Cheater! You work at City Hall. 3 out of […]

Your friendly guide to surviving an LCBO strike

There’s a distinct possibility that Ontarians will be waking up Friday morning to the LCBO’s first strike in its 87-year history. And given it’s the Victoria Day long weekend, the timing of the looming labour stoppage — unless you’re among the 95 percent of LCBO employees who’ve voted in favour of a strike mandate — […]

Play – It’s getting better…

I was going to title this review “not so fun” since my first experience at Play was just that. I went with a group of friends on the first Friday the restaurant was open. Everything was wrong but the food. There were 5 red wines available by the glass – how one can offer 5 […]

HOT Wine Buy at the LCBO

Often times folks scoff at how much wine costs us here at the LCBO – when south of the border you are paying about half for exactly the same product. This week however, the LCBO is offering a crazy deal on what I think is a decent wine. Yellow Jersey wines, a Merlot, Pinot Noir, […]