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Save Water This Summer

With the temperatures warming up, it’s a good time to start planting a garden and keeping up with your landscaping. But a nice green lawn often means that your water bill will start to increase. To keep these costs down, take a look at the following tips to save water around your Ottawa home. Save […]

What’s On This June In Ottawa

Get ready for a whole new line up of fun things to do happening in Ottawa this June and early July. Keep your eyes open for the following events happening near your Ottawa neighbourhood.  Ottawa’s Music Festival The Ottawa Jazz Festival starts June 20 through July 1 with the Main Stage at Confederation Park near […]

Ottawa’s Outdoor July Events

With summer in full swing, now is a great time to get out with friends and family. So make sure to check out the many things to do around Ottawa. Ottawa Family Events Just minutes from The Glebe, the 148th Lansdowne Fair starts July 20 and ends July 22 at Lansdowne Park. There will be […]

Volunteer Opportunities Around Ottawa

Now that 2012 is already here, there’s still a chance you’re keeping up with those New Year’s resolutions. If giving back to the community was one of your ideas, here are a few volunteering opportunities around Ottawa. Overbrook Starlight Children’s Foundation Starlight Children’s Foundation, located in the Overbrook area, is a great way to help […]

Lest We Forget

November 11 marks Remembrance Day, when all Canadians should take a moment to reflect on those who served in our country’s military. It’s often easy to get lost in the commotion of the everyday routine. While some of us will get the day off, we often forget about those who have served us in so […]

Thanksgiving Things to Do

Thanksgiving is almost here! It’s the time to be with family and friends, and enjoy some excellent home cooking. If you’re looking for ways to keep busy over the long holiday weekend, here are a few things you can do close to home: Watch the game It’s tradition, of course! And luckily there’s no shortage […]

September Begins Fair Season

September is the month of fairs and festivals. Go see what’s happening around Ottawa. The Richmond Fair kicks it off September 15 through September 18. It’s located on the Richmond Fairgrounds just under fifteen minutes from Stittsville. Kids will enjoy the petting farm and pony rides along with free entertainment at Kiddyland. Check out trade […]