Lace up for CHEO on June 2nd.

May 28, 2012 9:26 am
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Looking for another race to get your fix? Here’s one for you. Next Saturday, June 2nd at 11:00 a.m., you can lace up your runners and head out to participate in the 5 km “Walk, Run or Sprint” for CHEO. It is being organized by the Ottawa Health Group (www.ottawahealthgroup.com) and it will be an incredible day.

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Ottawa’s Urban Artists Connect at Ravenswing

May 23, 2012 9:12 am
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With summer rearing its head, Ottawans are getting excited for the multitude of community events coming up. For local art enthusiasts, Ravenswing is an event not to be missed. The event is free of charge and will take place on May 27 in Centertown’s Minto Park.

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SOS Mayfair: Orleans Cinema Seeks More Support

May 16, 2012 5:53 pm
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Since opening on December 2nd back in 1932, the original Mayfair Theatre, located in Lower Town, has become a landmark in the community. A second location of the independent cinema opened on December 2, 2011 in Ottawa’s East end, near Place d’Orleans. Although the Mayfair Orleans is still in its early stage of operations, it is on the edge of calling it quits.

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The Tympanic: Beat Goes On

May 11, 2012 9:37 am
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For six years, Ottawa groove-rock band Tympanic has been rocking stages across the country and at home in the Capital. The band loves jamming has set its sights on a life filled with bigger gigs, never-ending “boombastic” beats and a new recording within the next two months.

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Gypsy “Now Playing” in Cornwall

May 4, 2012 2:56 pm
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The Cornwall based band, Gypsy, is releasing “Now Playing” – their second album. Gypsy will perform on Saturday, May 5th at 9:30pm at Lola’s Pub 616 Pitt Street, Cornwall, Ontario. Admission is free.

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Dalai Lama Visits Ottawa

May 1, 2012 5:34 pm
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The 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet may have come with a serious message, but His Holiness started his public address to the City of Ottawa last Saturday with characteristic humor. With a twinkle in his eye and placing a red baseball cap upon his head before an audience of 7,000 people at the Ottawa Civic Centre at Landsdowne Park, the Dalai Lama began his much awaited address.

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