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Ottawa Life's 2019 election outlook: Who's in, who's out, who's up, who's down

Ottawa Life's 2019 election outlook: Who's in, who's out, who's up, who's down

Who's in, who's out, who's up, who's down...the Ottawa Life Magazine 2019 Election Outlook series takes a detailed look at all the national capital area ridings and provides editorial commentary on the incumbents and the challengers in what is sure to be one of the most contentious election [...]

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Ethics Commissioner agrees with Democracy Watch in ruling that Trudeau violated federal ethics law

Ethics Commissioner agrees with Democracy Watch in ruling that Trudeau violated federal ethics law

Photo credit: flickr Today, Justin Trudeau became the first-ever sitting Prime Minister to be found in violation of ethics law. Political watchdog, Democracy Watch, applauds the part of the ruling that states PM Trudeau violated section 9 of the Conflict of Interest Act by improperly trying to influence [...]

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New website, same address: Disegno launches new online look

New website, same address: Disegno launches new online look

Disegno Fine Jewellery is celebrating the launch of their new website with new collections and a 20% off sale! Launched in 1992, "disegno" means more than just "design." The Italian word suggests the ability to render the drawing and to imagine the design. As a designer, Pamela Coulston, [...]

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BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Boutiques & Gift Shops

BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Boutiques & Gift Shops

After over 20-years writing about life in Ottawa, we think we have a pretty good idea of the best of what this city has to offer. In this weekly summer series, we’ll share our picks with you - our top hotels, live music venues, local brews, bands and more. Check, share and discuss #OLMBest every [...]

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BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Skincare and nail salons

BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Skincare and nail salons

After over 20 years writing about life in Ottawa, we think we have a pretty good idea of the best of what this city has to offer. In this weekly series, we’ll share our picks with you - our top hotels, live music venues, local brews, bands and more. Check, share and discuss #OLMBest every week! [...]

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More than a year later, Lobbying Commissioner still has not ruled on Facebook’s lobbying and favours for Liberal Cabinet

More than a year later, Lobbying Commissioner still has not ruled on Facebook’s lobbying and favours for Liberal Cabinet

Today, Democracy Watch sent a letter to federal Lobbying Commissioner Nancy Bélanger calling on her to ensure an independent ruling, before Parliament is shut down for the fall election, on the complaint letter it filed in late April 2018 about unregistered lobbying and doing favours for Cabinet [...]

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BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: International Cuisine

BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: International Cuisine

After over 20-years writing about life in Ottawa, we think we have a pretty good idea of the best of what this city has to offer. In this weekly series, we’ll share our picks with you - our top hotels, live music venues, local brews, bands and more. Check, share and discuss #OLMBest every week! [...]

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BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Place for Pets

BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Place for Pets

After over 20-years writing about life in Ottawa, we think we have a pretty good idea of the best of what this city has to offer. In this weekly series, we’ll share our picks with you - our top hotels, live music venues, local brews, bands and more. Check, share and discuss #OLMBest every week! [...]

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CTV

CTV

Edmonton officer cleared of wrongdoing after police dog bites off woman's ear https://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/edmonton-officer-cleared-of-wrongdoing-after-police-dog-bites-off-woman-s-ear-1.4318643 Calgary police officer launches lawsuit against CPS over alleged sexual harassment and intimidation [...]

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BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Sweet Treats

BEST OF OTTAWA 2019: Sweet Treats

After over 20-years writing about life in Ottawa, we think we have a pretty good idea of the best of what this city has to offer. In this weekly series, we’ll share our picks with you - our top hotels, live music venues, local brews, bands and more. Check, share and discuss #OLMBest every week! [...]

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