Three buckets. Collecting sap in Vanier during maple syrup season. Photo by Tony Bailey. Visiting a sugar bush has been a springtime activity in our area for generations. Several farms and maple syrup operations in Ontario and Quebec offer tours and programming for kids and…
Photo by Don Douglas via the OttawaStart Flickr pool. Monday, October 11 is Thanksgiving Monday in Ottawa which means a long weekend for most people…
Monday, September 6, 2021 is Labour Day in Ottawa and that means it’s a long weekend for most people. Here’s a list of what’s open and closed. To add to…
Statue of Colonel By in Major’s Hill Park. (Photo/Devyn Barrie) Monday is Colonel By Day in Ottawa (aka the August Civic Holiday / August long weekend…
A few brief updates today… Temporary bike lane opens on Carling Avenue Back in early June, three city councillors announced that an approximately 1-km…
Photo: Fireworks in the Ottawa night sky. Photo by Jamie McCaffrey, from the OttawaStart Flickr pool Thursday, July 1, 2021 is Canada Day. Most…
Fresh farmers’ produce at a stall in the Byward Market, early on a Sunday morning. Photo by Jamie McCaffrey via the OttawaStart Flickr Pool. The oldest…
Ottawa, along with the rest of Ontario, entered step 1 of the province’s so-called Roadmap to Reopen today. As of 12:01 a.m., outdoor dining is once…
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