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A rare bird in Hintonburg

When the doorbell rings at 10 o’clock at night in Hintonburg it’s seldom a good thing, but for Natalie Hanson of Hamilton Avenue it may be another visit from her neighbourhood gifting fairy, leaving only a flamingo on the doorstep and then vanishing into the dark night. It […]

Bella Crysler’s poem, along with the other winning stories and poems from Ottawa youth, will be published in potpourri, a bilingual anthology. Scroll to the bottom of this post for the full text of her winning poem. Photo by Sarah Tomkins.

Student poet to be published

By Andrea Tomkins – The winners of this year’s Awesome Authors Youth Writing Contest, which ran from December 2013 to February 2014, were announced at a special event at Ben Franklin Place on March 25. Prizes were handed out to honour Ottawa-area youth between the ages of 9 […]

Saturday "swab-a-thon" at Gezellig!

Stephen Beckta of Westboro’s Gezellig, will be hosting a “swab-a-thon” at the restaurant between 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. on March 29. “We are trying to find a stem cell match for our friend Al Carpenter who is suffering from Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)… while growing the bank […]

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