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What to pack when visiting Ottawa

What to pack when visiting Ottawa July 22, 2010 | What's New | Read More
So you’ve booked your ticket or gassed up the car, and you’re ready to head to the nation’s capital. What merits room in your suitcase…and what isn’t worth the baggage fare? Here’s my decidedly unscientific packing guide. Necessary items Sports gear. Bike shorts,...

Ottawa to rename Wellington Street?

Ottawa to rename Wellington Street? July 13, 2010 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
It’s hard to imagine Americans renaming Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, or Londoners suggesting a new moniker for Downing Street or Pall Mall. But Ottawa’s city council is mulling over the Canadian equivalent: renaming Wellington Street, home to the Parliament Buildings, the Supreme Court...