Bylaw issues five charges of noise violation during Panda Game events in Sandy Hill

OTTAWA – Ottawa Bylaw issued five $ 480 charges each for noise violations during the Panda Game weekend party at Sandy Hill. Both the Ottawa Police and Ottawa Bylaw and Regulatory Services continue to investigate the incidents on Russell Avenue following the annual football game with the two universities in the capital. The University of … Read more

The pandemic hit Ottawa’s transit system harder than others in Canada, the report shows

OTTAWA-A new report prepared for the Ottawa Transit Commission shows that the COVID-19 pandemic affected equestrianism more significantly in Ottawa than in other major cities in Canada. The Transit Commission has routinely heard from staff that riding at OC Transpo, Para Transpo and LRT is much lower than the pre-pandemic level, but this new report … Read more

On the brink of extinction, Ojibwe Spirit horses find a new home in Ottawa

OTTAWA – Ojibwe Spirit horses were almost driven to extinction in the early 1970s. They were considered a pest when farms became part of their grazing areas in southwestern Ontario. Most were rounded up and sold, many of which were destined for the slaughterhouse. The small horses were native to Canada long before the Mustang … Read more

Driver driving 67 km / h over the speed limit on Woodroffe Avenue loses his driving license for 30 days: Ottawa Police

OTTAWA – A motorist driving 67 km / h over the speed limit on Woodroffe Avenue was one of two motorists charged with stunt driving on Friday night. Ottawa police officers were out in Barrhaven targeting speeding and aggressive driving. The Ottawa Police Traffic Unit says a driver was seen at 137 mph on Woodroffe … Read more

Kingston, Ont. police are investigating weekend homicides in the Hwy area. 401 and Sydenham Road

KINGSTON, ONT. – Kingston police believe a weekend murder could be linked to a shooting one night earlier in Kingston, Ont. The Kingston Police Major Crime Unit is investigating the death of a man Saturday night. Emergency crews answered a call in the area at Sydenham Road and Highway 401 around 7.15pm One man was … Read more

Russian movie stars land back on Earth after 12 days in space – NBC News

Russian movie stars return to Earth after 12 days in spaceNBC News Russian film crew back on Earth after first film in spaceNew York Post Russian actress and director return to Earth after shooting film in spaceCBS News In historic first, Russian film crew lands after shooting aboard ISSNBC News Russian filmmakers land after shooting … Read more

Two G2 drivers charged with stunt driving in Barrhaven on Saturday night

OTTAWA – Four motorists have been parked for 30 days after being stopped for stunt driving in Barrhaven, including two G2 drivers. Ottawa police spent another night targeting faster and more aggressive drivers in the southern end of Ottawa on Saturday night. The Ottawa Police Traffic Unit says a G2 driver was charged with stunt … Read more

COVID-19 in Ottawa: 35 new cases, hospital admissions down

OTTAWA-Ottawa Public Health reports that 35 more people in the city have tested positive for COVID-19. To date, OPH has registered 30,486 laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in residents since the first case was announced on March 11, 2020. No new deaths due to the disease were reported on Sunday. The city’s pandemic death toll is … Read more