By Dave Allston – Kitchissippi has its share of busy intersections, but few are as rich in history as Wellington … Continue reading The history of one of the busiest corners of Kitchissippi
By Dave Allston – When you look at the history of Wellington Street West and Richmond Road, you can’t help … Continue reading Home, car lot, restaurant: the evolution of 1385 Wellington St. W.
By Dave Allston – Have you ever wondered what Kitchissippi would look like if we could go back in time? … Continue reading Step in our time machine, for a 1867 walking tour of Kitchissippi
By Dave Allston – To many, the Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway along the Ottawa River is a simple, convenient … Continue reading The building project that changed Kitchissippi forever
By Dave Allston – Kitchissippi comprises multiple neighbourhoods, each of which has its own story of early development. The ward … Continue reading The unknown story of Westboro’s earliest retail presence
By Dave Allston – The commercial districts within Kitchissippi have a lot going for them. The Westboro and Wellington West … Continue reading The golden age of Kitchissippi cinema
By Dave Allston – On the road to Lemieux Island, just off the SJAM Parkway, lies the mysterious ruins of … Continue reading One of the most unique buildings in Kitchissippi is now one of the most neglected