New Ottawa Restaurant Opens Doors in Little Italy

Ottawa’s  Little Italy has long been known for its many independent restaurants, grocers, and bakeries, particularly along Preston Street in the heart of the neighbourhood. Both residents and tourists regularly make Little Italy their first choice when planning their events for the evening or weekend, whether those plans involve an intimate dinner for two or an afternoon […]



Ottawa Home Sales Climb Higher in July

The real estate market has picked up across the city in recent months, following a slower start to the typically busy spring market seen in March and April. Ottawa’s particularly long and cold winter in 2014 led to many home buyers across the city postponing their purchasing plans until the warmer weather hit, and as […]



Tapas Restaurant Delights in Trendy Westboro

Westboro is one of the city’s most sought-after neighbourhoods for plenty of reasons, from its scenic views of the Ottawa River to its independent shops and community atmosphere. As Westboro grows into one of Ottawa’s trendiest places to live, a host of exciting new dining options continues to flourish in this small, friendly area just […]


Ottawa RedBlacks Home Opener in the Glebe

The RedBlacks are set to play their first home game tonight, July 18th, at the recently unveiled TD Place stadium in Ottawa’s Glebe neighbourhood. Football fans will have their chance not only to enjoy the sold-out game in a full stadium of cheering fans, but the opportunity to appreciate all the hard work and preparation […]


Bluesfest 2014 Rocks Downtown Ottawa

Anyone living within walking distance of Ottawa’s downtown spent the past week and a half enjoying the sounds of the city’s annual RBC Bluesfest, an outdoor music festival held each year at Lebreton Flats. This year’s line up included concerts by Lady Gaga, The Killers, the Sam Roberts Band, the Barenaked Ladies, and many more. […]


Ottawa: Summer Home Sales Heat Up in June

The residential resale market for houses and condos is heating up in Ottawa! In its monthly sales statistics report, the Ottawa Real Estate Board (OREB) reported 1,661 residential sales in Ottawa during the month of June. This is a jump of 4.3 percent when compared to the 1,593 sales recorded during the same period in […]


Ottawa Celebrates Canada Day 2014

Ottawa is Canada’s capital city, and it’s the place to be for Canada Day festivities! Visitors come to the city from across the country to celebrate Canada in the nation’s capital. Whether you’re looking for an afternoon of family fun, a day in the city with your friends, or a night out on the town, […]


New Condos Support Growth in Ottawa’s Glebe

There’s been a lot of talk recently about the redevelopment of Lansdowne Park in Ottawa’s Glebe neighbourhood. This trendy walking district is located just south of Centretown and the downtown core, and is a popular area to live for students, young professionals, and families. Lansdowne has long been a landmark in the community, hosting sporting […]