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The Happening Festival Ottawa

Our #HappeningHood

By Bradley Turcotte –  Kitchissippi multidisciplinary arts festival The Happening is back for its fifth year of highlighting local artists beginning May 24 and culminating with its signature ArtsPark event June 1. Happening co-founder and Hintonburg Public House (HPH) owner, Summer Baird, conceived the event in 2014 as […]

Mimi Lam, Superette co-founder and CEO. Photo by Hollie Grace James

Superette: High variety in Wellington West

By Hollie Grace James –  The last year has witnessed a monumental shift in the politics and culture surrounding cannabis consumption, and Kitchissippi found itself at ground zero of these changes. After decades of prohibition, the federal government legalized the use of cannabis in October 2018. Although initially […]

The May edition of KT is out!

The latest edition of Kitchissippi Times is out and the printed edition will be distributed across the ward starting tomorrow. (Web stories will start to be uploaded to the site at that time as well.) Can’t wait to get your hands on the printed copy? We get it. […]

Swapping dumpsters for composters

By Charlie Senack – In an effort to cut costs and leave a greener footprint, the owners of Petit Bill’s and Bridgehead Coffee located at Wellington Street West and Smirle Ave., decided to get rid of their traditional garbage dumpsters and start a compost program.  “We went from about […]

HOK #92: Peter Edmison

Meet Peter Edmison. “I grew up in Ottawa with my four siblings. I went to Connaught PS then Fisher Park High School. (Does anyone remember the great principal Pop Wallen?) I then went to University of Toronto where I studied dentistry. I returned to Ottawa to practice dentistry, […]