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Hill 70 & Canadian Independence: How Lt Gen Currie’s Resistance to a Bad Order Turned the Canadian Corps Into a National Army and Hastened Canadian Independence

September 29, 2014 10:51 am
Hill 70 & Canadian Independence: How Lt Gen Currie’s Resistance to a Bad Order Turned the Canadian Corps Into a National Army and Hastened Canadian Independence

Ask the average Canadian student about the origins of our nation and you will likely hear about Confederation and how Canada became a country with the passage of the British North American Act (BNA) in 1867. The fact of the matter is this is not actually the case. The BNA […]

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GCTC’s 40 Seasons Strong and Just Getting Stronger…

September 26, 2014 7:15 pm
GCTC’s 40 Seasons Strong and Just Getting Stronger…

photo credit: GCTC/Andrew Alexander As  the GCTC celebrates its 40th season, it once again proves it is on the cutting edge of thought-provoking, hard-hitting, fantastic Canadian theatre.  The GCTC chose a whopper of a play to open its 2014-2015 season, The Boy in the Moon, by Emil Sher. Based on […]

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A novel fundraiser – your morning coffee helps feed kids

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A novel fundraiser – your morning coffee helps feed kids

At Savvy Company, we are all about wine, artisan cheese & craft beer AND we get involved in our community.  When the team at Ottawa School Breakfast Program invited us to be one of the sponsors for their new coffee program…it was easy to say ‘sign us up!’ The Community Breakfast Blend coffee is locally roasted, […]

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Levi Hart: Ottawa’s Country Star

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Levi Hart: Ottawa’s Country Star

The Canadian country music scene is a hub for undiscovered talent. Case in point brings us to this week’s musical feature, Levi Hart. Native to Ottawa, Hart is a gem that has yet to be fully appreciated. Which is strange considering he has opened the stage for Kid Rock and […]

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