Arts & Events

Adrian Sutherland Brings His Melodies and Music of the Far North to Red Bird Live on July 18th

Adrian Sutherland is not just a musician; he is a storyteller, a cultural ambassador, and...

By: OLM Staff

Rugby, Blues, and Bites: Ottawa’s Ultimate Weekend Guide for July 12th-14th

This weekend, Ottawa is buzzing with an exciting lineup of activities for both residents and...

By: Dan Donovan

On July 6, Scotland brings its rugby passion to Ottawa!

Rugby in Scotland is more than just a sport; it is a vital part of...

By: OLM Staff

Back by popular demand, “Mysteries of the Keyhole House” Returns to Carleton Place in July

Grand Illusionists and Hollywood’s Magic Castle headliners Ted & Marion Outerbridge are set to cast their spell with their...

By: OLM Staff

My Ottawa

Ottawa Non-Profit Trace the Lace Advocates for Safe Supply and Accountability 

There exists a bias when it comes to drug overdoses. The unfortunate reality of the...

By: Mckenzie Donovan

Will Ottawa Ever Take PWD Seriously?

I’ve lived in Centretown since 1994. Throughout the years, I’ve seen businesses come and go,...

By: Ryan Lythall

Ottawa is the City that Fun and Common Sense Forgot

It seems like summer has finally arrived in Ottawa. The past several days have been...

By: Ryan Lythall

Leadership in Crisis: Jacques Frémont’s Failure to Address Antisemitism at uOttawa 

Hillel Ottawa is reaching out to the broader national capital region community for support to...

By: Dan Donovan

Politics

Korea and Canada Launch a Year of Cultural Exchanges  

On June 25, Canada signed an agreement with the Republic of Korea declaring 2024-2025 the...

By: Mckenzie Donovan

Councillor Ariel Troster Triggered by the use of the Word Vagrancy at Council Meeting

Ottawa City Council’s Tuesday, June 25 meeting began with a presentation on Hydro Ottawa’s annual...

By: Mckenzie Donovan

Privatizing LCBO Could Save Ontario $559 Million Annually: Time for Reform Amid Potential Strike

The Consumer Choice Center (CCC), an organization representing consumers in over 100 countries and monitoring...

By: OLM Staff

We Must Eradicate the Cancer of Antisemitism in Canada’s Public Sector Unions and at Universities

A troubling combination of ignorance and poor leadership has allowed antisemitism to fester in some...

By: Dan Donovan

Sports

Ottawa Fans Go Wild For WWE’s Monday Night Raw

All good things come to an end, and with that, the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE)...

By: Keith Whittier

NHL’s Best Draft Happened 21 Years Ago

It was a weekend to remember at the Gaylord Entertainment Center in Nashville in late...

By: Dave Gross

WWE Fans Pack Scotiabank Arena for ‘Money in the Bank’

Nearly 20,000 fans packed the Scotiabank Arena in Toronto on Saturday for the WWE Money...

By: Keith Whittier

WWE Gives Back to Toronto’s MLSE LaunchPad

The weekend is here, and so is World Wrestling Entertainment. Last night in Toronto, Friday...

By: Keith Whittier

Food & Wine

Try Something New During the LCBO Strike

The LCBO may be on strike, but happily, there are still lots of opportunities to...

By: Jane Staples

Wines to Celebrate Summertime!

Summer’s here and we can finally enjoy all the fun the outdoor life offers. I’ve...

By: Jane Staples

Fantastic Wines for Fantastic Fathers!

June 16th is Father’s Day, when we celebrate fathers and the many things they do...

By: Jane Staples

Senate Tavern: Where Everyone’s a Local

Everyone needs a spot near their home, with friendly staff, frequented by people they know,...

By: Jordan Pizzuti

Reviews

Album Reviews: Peggy Lou, Isobel Campbell, Angélica Garcia

Peggy Gou – I Hear You Incheon, South Korea/Berlin, Germany Whether you know her name...

By: Owen Maxwell

Thriller-Horror ‘MaXXXine’ is a Successful Conclusion to Director Ti West’s Trilogy

Synopsis: In 1980s Hollywood, adult film star and aspiring actress Maxine Minx finally gets her...

By: Keith Whittier

Album Reviews: Kneecap, Bat for Lashes, Arooj Aftab

Kneecap – Fine Art Belfast, Northern Ireland Though their overtly political music has easily attracted...

By: Owen Maxwell

‘Beverly Hills Cop’ is Back on the Rails With ‘Axel F’ Reboot

Synopsis: Axel Foley returns to Beverly Hills after his daughter’s life is threatened. Old pals...

By: Keith Whittier

Travel

Best Wilderness Experiences: Canada’s Remote National Parks

For outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers, Canada is perhaps one of the world’s most desirable...

By: Allen Brown

Sun and Shoreside Bliss: The Charms of Florida’s New Smyrna Beach

The historic and charming town of New Smyrna Beach is located along the picturesque coast...

By: Dan Donovan

Cycling Quebec’s Laurentian Mountains: Miles of Smiles

I was forced to smile every time I saw a ‘Maximum 22 km/h’ sign while...

By: Bruce Sach

Who knew? Mont-Tremblant is a Premier Summer Destination

Growing up skiing in the Laurentians, I’ve always cherished the region for its winter allure....

By: Karen Temple

Business

Financial Goals Check-Up: Are You on Track?

By Adam Prittie, CIM, CFP, BCOM, Associate Portfolio Manager, Financial Advisor   It’s time for...

By: Ottawalife Contributor

Albion Golf Cars Partners with GEM to Introduce Low-Speed Electric Vehicles

Electric vehicle manufacturer Waev Inc. has taken a significant step towards enhancing sustainable transportation solutions...

By: OLM Staff

Inside or out, Total Epoxy Ltd. Brings New Life to the Surfaces of Your Home

Do you have a bubbled-up pool staircase that needs repair? Is your hot tub cracked,...

By: Mckenzie Donovan

A Wake-up Call for Businesses

Why a lack of succession planning could cost them their future Nearly five years ago,...

By: OLM Staff

Best Picks

The BENCHMARK 19.5” Cordless Push Lawn Mower is A Cut Above

When it comes to maintaining a pristine lawn, the tools you choose can make all...

By: OLM Staff

BENCHMARK 20V Max 7-1/4″ Circular Saw

For the dad who knows how important it is to get the job done right,...

By: OLM Staff

BENCHMARK Lithium-ion Cordless Compact Hammer Drill Kit

For the dad who loves to get things done, this Benchmark cordless hammer drill/driver puts...

By: OLM Staff

BENCHMARK 32 Piece Metric and Imperial Wrench Set 

Dad will never have to worry about having the right wrench for the job again...

By: OLM Staff

Health

The Interplay of Happiness and Success: Insights From Positive Psychology

By Teresa Greco “When I am successful in my personal and professional life, then I...

By: Ottawalife Contributor

The First-Ever Adaptive Living Expo Comes to Ottawa on June 1st!

Life can unexpectedly throw us a curveball, turning our world upside down in mere seconds....

By: Susan Alsembach

Tidy Up Your Pantry and Spruce Up Your Spring Meals

As the weather warms up and local farmers’ markets begin selling spring vegetables and fruit,...

By: Susan Alsembach

Parents’ Guide to Surviving Cold and Flu Season

Dr. Stephanie Liu, a family physician, is dedicated to children’s health, especially during cold and...

By: OLM Staff

Good reads

How to find the right online casino game for you

When you think of casinos, there are probably a few different games that immediately come...

By: Allen Brown

Nutritional Strategies for Optimal Muscle Growth and Recovery

Those who enjoy fitness and bodybuilding seek the best muscular development and recovery. Although adequate...

By: Allen Brown

The Benefits of Car Detailing and the Cons of DIY

Should I Get Car Detailing from the Dealership or Do It Myself? When it comes...

By: Allen Brown

Mastering Your Emotions: A Guide to Playing Smart in Canada’s Online Casinos

Online casinos are a popular pastime in Canada, offering the excitement of gambling from the...

By: Allen Brown