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What's your house's story?

CONTEST Does your house have a secret? Who lived in your home before you? Who built it? What is YOUR house’s story? Enter for a chance to learn about your house’s history, researched by Kitchissippi resident, David Allston. Send us your:  1. Name .   2. Kitchissippi neighbourhood.    3. […]

Mired in Housetalgia

For Kitchissippi resident David Allston, reading old newspapers is one of the best ways he can engage in his neighbourhood’s history. Allston studies the history and founding of the area as a hobby, concentrating on the late 1800’s, a time where the neighbourhood was just developing. “I have […]

Byron Tramway Parade

Saturday, July 13, 10 a.m. An all-ages-friendly community parade will take place on the Byron Pathway. Meet at theByron Tramway Park (just east of Island Park Drive) at 10:00. We’ll walk/stroll/roll along Byron Pathway, cross at Hilson Avenue and end at Iona Park. Costumes, music and noise makers are encouraged. Coffee and lemonade will be […]

Lemonade Standemonium

Summer and lemonade go hand in hand. The hot weather tradition of hosting lemonade stands is fun for everyone, and a common childhood memory. Kicking it up a notch, the kids of Kitchissippi joined the rest of Ottawa on June 22 and turned their sweet business ventures into […]

Broadview Public School: spring activities

Broadview Public School’s spring into action month encouraged students to think about healthy, active living. Walking to school, learning about the Kids Help line, choosing healthy snacks and participating in the kilometre club were all ways that Broadview’s young population started the season on the right foot. 1 […]