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Ottawa's traffic hell, or at least traffic heck

For Gina Beaudoin, a staff member at Carleton University, living in Embrun means an arduous 52-kilometre commute to and from work.

Without traffic, a one-way trip takes about 40 minutes on the highway, but during rush hour it can take more than an hour and a half. 747 more words

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Tapping into expansion: Big Rig brewery bar opens up second Ottawa-area location

If you ask Jimmy Zourntos if the craft beer market is flowing in Ottawa, he won’t say a word.

He’ll instead invite you into his new Big Rig brewery bar – the second such location in just three years for Zourntos and his four other co-owners including Ottawa Senators’ defenceman Chris Phillips. 172 more words


Stay in the Heart of Town for the Tulip Festival in Ottawa

Stay in the Heart of Town for the Tulip Festival in Ottawa

The Canadian Tulip Festival features more than one million gorgeous and colourful tulips. But the festival isn’t just about tulips and spring: it’s about fostering international relationships. 302 more words

One robber, three banks: Ottawa police seek suspect

Ottawa police are looking for help identifying a suspect believed to have robbed three different banks in one week.

The suspect is being described as a male, five-foot-eight and about 20-25 years old. 127 more words


Suspect with stretched earlobes sought in three robberies

Ottawa police are on the hunt for a suspect wearing earlobe-stretching “gauges” after three bank robberies in the last week.

Police said the man gave a note demanding cash to a teller at a bank at the South Keys Shopping Centre near Bank Street and Johnston Road around 4:05 p.m. 130 more words

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eShakti, the perfect Maxi Dress!


What I am Wearing:

  • Dress: eShakti
  • Accessories: Nordstrom
  • Shoes: Forever 21

 Hello Ladies!

I apologized for going M.I.A for a while there! This week I am thrilled to share that I have teamed up with eShakti, a women’s apparel company that lets you customize any of their items! 211 more words