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Hooray for Toonie Tuesday!

It’s amazing the good some toonies—and school spirit—can do. This year, 74 schools in the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board participated in Toonie Tuesday, raising over $25,000 to support students in crisis. Continue reading

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Passion for Running

By Barbara Dundas

When my husband, a civilian employee for the Department of National Defence, was in Afghanistan for five months in 2010, I started running. I did so for two reasons: to get away from worrying about my husband and to escape the stresses of single parenting. What I have, two years later, is a passion for running. Continue reading

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My Christmas Battle

Tammy’s View is a column written by me, Ottawa resident Tammy Culhane, to help create awareness of people with disabilities and the issues that surround our daily lives.  I am a 39-year-old woman who has Cerebral Palsy. And sometimes Christmas shopping can be Ho Ho Horrible… Continue reading

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Fabulous Moms

From Ordinary to Extraordinary
by Loukia Zigoumis Continue reading

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Twice the Celebration (Not Double the Trouble)

by Caroline Wissing
photos by John Major

For most of us, the holidays are a busy time of year, taken up with decorating, baking, buying and wrapping gifts, cooking, and generally making spirits bright. But imagine if your family celebrated two different holiday traditions. Continue reading

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Tammy’s Awesome…

This bright, talented Ottawa resident cares — and it shows in the cards she creates Continue reading

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Becoming a Family of Five

How Three Children Changed a Couple’s Life Forever
By Lindsay Ruck; Photos by John Major Continue reading

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TummyThyme Yummy Time

By Lindsay Ruck

These two Ottawa moms share their passion for nutrition and help growing families eat better. Now that’s delectable! Continue reading

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Power of Her Voice

I Am Woman, Hear Me Sing:

Ottawa Soprano says Motherhood Greatest Role in the Opera of her Life
By June Coxon; Photos by John Major Continue reading

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For the Thrill of the Game…. and More

Ottawa Valley Ambassadors and Capital City Condors provide the thrill of hockey for all players

By Madeline Kallio Continue reading

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