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Care Home Residents Prioritized: Alberta Begins Second Doses of COVID-19 Vaccine

Care Home Residents Prioritized: Alberta Begins Second Doses of COVID-19 Vaccine

Alberta’s chief medical officer of health says the province has begun administering second doses of the vaccine.

Biden Delivers on Promise to Cancel Keystone XL Permit; TC Energy Halts Project

Biden Delivers on Promise to Cancel Keystone XL Permit; TC Energy Halts Project

Newly inaugurated U.S. President Joe Biden carried out his campaign promise to tear up the presidential permit keeping the Keystone XL expansion alive on Wednesday, hours after the pipeline owner said it would halt work on the project.

Canadian Creates ‘Huge,’ ‘Tremendous’ Donald Trump Snow Sculpture

Canadian Creates ‘Huge,’ ‘Tremendous’ Donald Trump Snow Sculpture

A massive snow sculpture on a St. John’s lawn depicting former United States President Donald Trump drowning in a sea of blue drew visitors all day on… Read more »

Schools in Only 7 Southern Ontario Regions to Open in-Person Jan. 25, Rest Stay Online

Schools in Only 7 Southern Ontario Regions to Open in-Person Jan. 25, Rest Stay Online

Schools in just seven public health units in southern Ontario will reopen to in-person learning on Monday while the rest will continue teaching students online, the province… Read more »

Five Killed by Christmas Tree Fires in Ontario This Season: Fire Marshal

Five Killed by Christmas Tree Fires in Ontario This Season: Fire Marshal

Provincial officials say dry Christmas trees caused two recent fatal fires in Ontario. A spokeswoman with the Office of the Fire Marshal says most recently, four people… Read more »

Things to Do

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Week/Weekend

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Week/Weekend

With COVID-19 pandemic forcing theaters to shut their doors, many performing art centers have taken to being open virtually. We have listed a few theatre performances from… Read more »

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

A list of music performances live-streamed this weekend. All times mentioned are in ET. Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Weekend Friday, January 22… Read more »

Things to Do in Ottawa this Weekend

Things to Do in Ottawa this Weekend

A weekly digest of What’s On in and around Ottawa this weekend including free, fun family & kids’ activities, live music, theatre & performing arts, sports and exhibitions.

Travel Ideas

25 Coolest Outdoor Ice Skating Trails in Ontario

25 Coolest Outdoor Ice Skating Trails in Ontario

Sharpen your skates, and checkout some of Ontario’s best ice skating trails this winter.

25+ Outdoor Winter Activities in Ottawa

25+ Outdoor Winter Activities in Ottawa

Don’t let the winter blues get you down! Even though there’s snow everywhere, there are still plenty of fun things you can go out and do this… Read more »

Things to Do During Winter in Ontario

Things to Do During Winter in Ontario

Things to do during winter in Ontario.

Food & Drink

15 Places to Order New Year’s Eve Dinner in Ottawa

15 Places to Order New Year’s Eve Dinner in Ottawa

New Year’s Eve might be looking a little different for all of us this year. But that doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy some fantastic meals! Here are 15 places to pick up New Year’s Eve dinner to celebrate the new year in Ottawa.

20 Places to Order Turkey to Go and Thanksgiving Dinner in Ottawa

20 Places to Order Turkey to Go and Thanksgiving Dinner in Ottawa

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and everyone knows that Thanksgiving means a delicious feast of stuffed turkey, cranberry sauce, and other hearty sides. Restaurants and caterers in Ottawa aim to serve up either a traditional meal for your special weekend or a unique twist to spice things up. Here are 20 options for your thanksgiving dinner, if you don’t feel like cooking for the family.

20 Scenic Restaurant Patios For Summer in Ottawa

20 Scenic Restaurant Patios For Summer in Ottawa

As stay-at-home measures have started to relax and summer is in full storm, head out to a sunny patio in Ottawa to enjoy the beautiful weather and… Read more »

Father’s Day Brunch, BBQ Kits Takeout & Dine-in Options in Ottawa

Father’s Day Brunch, BBQ Kits Takeout & Dine-in Options in Ottawa

Celebrate Father’s Day in Ottawa with an array of restaurants to choose from, including down-to-earth cafés and gastropubs, classic steak and appetizer spots, and eateries offering a special take-out option or cook-at-home option for those who want to truly personalize a meal for this special event.

25 Mother’s Day Flower & Gift Delivery/Pickup Options in Ottawa

25 Mother’s Day Flower & Gift Delivery/Pickup Options in Ottawa

Bouquets and gift baskets can be a great option to show your loved ones that you’re thinking of them from far away. From classic flower arrangements, delicious… Read more »