Category: The latest scoop

Two careers, several leagues apart 

By Jacob Hoytema –  A local elementary school teacher can now put the rank of “Commodore” before his name, after recently being appointed the new commander of Canada’s Naval Reserves. Mike Hopper is perhaps best known in this community as a teacher. He’s also made an impact in Kitchissippi […]

HOK #88: Adam Coombs

Meet Adam Coombs.  “The best advice I’ve ever been given is there is always more to do, so know when to set your limit. “I was born in the old Grace Hospital in Ottawa and I grew up in Kanata. I moved to the Kitchissippi area in September […]

Kitchissippi author Barbara Fradkin releases her latest crime thriller (Web bonus: read an excerpt from the first chapter)

By Judith van Berkom –  Barbara Fradkin’s Amanda Doucette series of mystery thrillers feature a character she describes as “an adventurous, passionate, thirty-something international aid worker who has returned to her home in Canada to recover her health and to chart a new path after a traumatic ordeal in […]

Counting down to move-in day

By Andrea Tomkins – A summer of construction at the corner of Princeton and Melbourne Avenue is finally winding down and Cornerstone Housing for Women in Westboro is almost ready to open its doors to new residents. The former Institut Jeanne D’arc has been transformed. To commemorate the […]

Kitchissippi heads to the polls

By Alyson Queen –  The countdown (and voting) is on for the upcoming municipal election on October 22. There are two candidates vying to be councillor for Kitchissippi Ward – and both have experience running for the position. Incumbent Jeff Leiper, 48, is the incumbent hoping to be […]

Join us!

Keep in touch, stay in the loop, and subscribe to the KT newsletter. We promise to respect your time and inbox.

Click here to sign up for the newsletter. You'll be first in line to receive the digital issue of KT, delivered right to your inbox.