Arts & Events

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

Internationally-acclaimed Hungarian ensemble Jazzical Trio to perform in Ottawa

ABOVE: Jazzical Trio is composed of (listed from left to right) Péter Oláh, Norbert Káel,...

By: Beryl Menezes

Twists, Turns, and Hidden Truths: ‘An Act of Grace’

He seems like a nice guy, and he must be, right? Chuck has an attractive,...

By: Karen Temple

Mādahòkì Farm Welcomes Everyone to their Sommer Solstice Indigenous Festival

Celebrate National Indigenous History Month by participating in the Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival, a dynamic...

By: Mckenzie Donovan

My Ottawa

The Inadequate Training and Unacceptable Behaviour of Para Transpo Drivers

Before I roll deep into this week’s article, I want to mention two shows I...

By: Ryan Lythall

Help me Restore my Faith in my Neighbourhood and in Humanity

We’ve all seen the effects of climate change over the past few years. The weather...

By: Ryan Lythall

Get Outside and Benefit From Full-Spectrum Natural Light

by Lynn Jones, Ottawa River Institute Natural light, a powerful health elixir, is freely and...

By: Ottawalife Contributor

The Ottawa Art Gallery and Accessible Art in the Capital

During Doors Open Ottawa this year, I visited the Ottawa Art Gallery (OAG), one of...

By: Ryan Lythall

Politics

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

Vietnam’s Anti-Corruption Drive: A Path to Economic Growth

By Julie Nguyen and Luis Silva A Vietnamese adage goes, “When someone enters government, the...

By: OLM Staff

Ottawa Transit Commission’s Patience is Tested by OC Transpo Boss

The Ottawa Transit Commissioned learned this week that OC Transpo has not achieved its ridership...

By: Mckenzie Donovan

Naming names without naming them

Party politics allows us to balance intelligence and accountability   By Philippe Lagassé, Associate professor...

By: Ottawalife Contributor

Sports

The Extraordinary Connor McDavid . . . (and other noteworthy observations)

Back in college and – eventually – university days we had what we called The...

By: Dave Gross

WWE is on a Roll and There is no Sign of Slowing Down

World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) is on fire. Following a highly successful WrestleMania this past April,...

By: Keith Whittier

Florida Panthers – Inevitable or What?

So unlikeable. So abrasive. So damn good. There’s absolutely nothing ‘so-so’ associated with this year’s...

By: Dave Gross

On the Cup, Tkachuk and Marner

Trudging the road to happy destiny – aka, the Stanley Cup finale – is taking...

By: Dave Gross

Food & Wine

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

Summer and Cider Make a Perfect Pairing

It’s that happy time of year again, when we can fire up the barbecue, visit...

By: Jane Staples

A Festival of Flavours With the Indian High Commission

THE EVENT! Recently, Ottawa food lovers were treated to an evening of tasting the flavours...

By: Jane Staples

Reviews

Album Reviews: Kaytranada, Aurora, King Hannah

Kaytranada – Timeless Montreal/Port-au-Prince, Haiti Though every album they’ve delivered has impressed us more and...

By: Owen Maxwell

Twists, Turns, and Hidden Truths: ‘An Act of Grace’

He seems like a nice guy, and he must be, right? Chuck has an attractive,...

By: Karen Temple

Album Reviews: Charli XCX, Blue Hawaii, Billie Eilish

Charli XCX – Brat Cambridge, England Though it seems like she’s about to hit the...

By: Owen Maxwell

Album Reviews: Talking Heads, Dehd, Orville Peck

Various Artists – Everyone’s Getting Involved: A Tribute to Talking Heads’ Stop Making Sense Various...

By: Owen Maxwell

Travel

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

Adventure and Amenities Plus Short Direct Flights Make Kissimmee the Ideal Destination

I recently had an opportunity to travel to Kissimmee, Florida. Although it is a stone’s...

By: Keith Whittier

SAY ALOHA TO THE ISLAND OF HAWAI`I

Travel instils reverence for the world in a way unlike all others, and some places...

By: Jennifer Hartley

Florida’s Space Coast is 3-2-1 Relax!

While Ottawa’s mayor is working hard to bring more direct flights to Ottawa, one carrier...

By: Karen Temple

Business

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

Wahi’s Ultimate Home-Hunting App is Now Couples-Friendly

In 2022, Wahi Realty Inc. launched a real estate marketing platform, the first in Canada...

By: Karen Temple

Optimizing Tax Efficiency: A Guide for Investors

By Adam Prittie, CIM, CFP, BCOM, Associate Portfolio Manager, Financial Advisor   Tax efficiency is...

By: Ottawalife Contributor

Best Picks

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

Pommies Wine & Soda Raspberry is the Perfect Summer Quencher

Break out those flip-flops and dust off your shades because summer is knocking at our...

By: OLM Staff

Health

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

The Health Benefits of Restoring Natural Testosterone Levels

Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) provides hope for many individuals seeking to reclaim balance, vitality and...

By: OLM Staff

Good reads

Edu-Venture in Singapore: A Study-Holiday Tuition Fusion for Pre-University Students

Singapore, a city-state celebrated for its top-tier education system and vibrant cultural diversity, is emerging...

By: Allen Brown

The Economic and Social Costs of Drug and Alcohol Addiction: Finding a Path to Recovery

Addiction is a shadow that looms over society, casting its long and damaging effects across...

By: Allen Brown

The Top 10 Benefits of CBD for All Adults

Cannabidiol (CBD), a compound found in the cannabis plant, has gained popularity for its potential...

By: Allen Brown

DiceGirl: The Rising Star in the iGaming World with Tom Horn Gaming

DiceGirl has quickly become a standout figure in the iGaming community. Known for her charismatic...

By: Allen Brown