Articles by: Quame Scott

Bayshore E-style

December 27, 2011 4:03 pm
Bayshore E-style

It’s no secret that holiday shopping is a crazy and hectic venture. It has become a combat sport as people squeeze through racks and shelves trying to find the perfect gift at an affordable price. The folks at Bayshore Shopping Centre had this in mind this Holiday season when they unveiled E-STYLE, a new virtual shopping service designed to revolutionize the holiday retail experience.

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An Evening of Couture

December 2, 2011 10:54 am
An Evening of Couture

Over the past 15 years, McCaffrey Haute Couture has been making a name for itself at home and abroad in large part thanks to its innovative bridal designs.

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Around Town: Absinth Cafe

November 23, 2011 8:42 am
Around Town: Absinth Cafe

Named after the anise-flavoured drink that was made popular by French artist and writers in the late 1800s, Absinthe Café has a well-deserved reputation for its die-hard loyalty to local farmers from Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec, since opening its doors in 2003.

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Restaurant Review: FRATELLI’S

November 17, 2011 3:01 pm
Restaurant Review: FRATELLI’S

There are various restaurant hubs in Ottawa: Byward Market, Elgin St., Richmond Rd. (Westboro), Preston St. (Little Italy), Somerset St. (China Town), Bank St. (The Glebe), just to name a few. Recently I decided to visit the Westboro area. Fratelli’s was the restaurant of choice for this particular outing.

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OLM Photo Gallery: Kirk Franklin Brings Gospel Sound to Bluesfest

July 13, 2011 8:57 am
OLM Photo Gallery: Kirk Franklin Brings Gospel Sound to Bluesfest

One example of the Ottawa Bluesfest’s dedication to its patrons is the World Gospel Jam. This stage gives patrons a taste of the roots of many successful and famous blues musicians, while showcasing prominent gospel artists. This year’s main act for the World Gospel Jam was top gospel artist and Grammy Award winner Kirk Franklin.

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Thai Coconut

July 12, 2011 10:38 am
Thai Coconut

Tucked away behind a high-rise condo building on Prince of Wales Drive near Meadowlands is the restaurant Thai Coconut.

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Giggling Jerks

May 25, 2011 9:41 am
Giggling Jerks

Aiming to be a classy Caribbean style restaurant, co-owners and brothers Devin and Dylan McLeod opened the doors of Giggling Jerks in August 2010, with the help of restaurant consultant and celebrity chef David Adjey.

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