Jack MacLaren- YOUR voice – and worth your Vote

For almost 7 years Jack Maclaren has represented the constituents of Kanata, Carleton and Mississippi Mills as their MPP in the Ontario Legislature. Over one year ago he left the PC party because he was increasingly frustrated at being told to vote along party lines even for legislation that would harm the rights and interests of his constituents. Jack is right when he says to his co [...]

28 May 2018

Election: Nepean Candidate Says We Can Change the Future of Ontario with Direct Democracy

On June 7th, 2018, Ontarians have a chance to finally put an end to corporate establishment government. As is customary during elections, our political parties have made grandiose promises to appeal to voters. Given the present condition of our economy, healthcare, high hydro costs, etc. it is reasonable to ask if the government has kept its promises from years past. Political corrupti [...]

26 May 2018

In less than 20 years, the U.S. dollar has lost 80% of its value vs. REAL money (gold)

(Natural News) For those among us who feel safe and secure – perhaps even a little smug – about the value of the U.S. dollar, convinced that a Venezuela-type crash of the currency could never happen in the United States, this article is sure to come as a shock. Gold Switzerland recently reported that in the two decades since 1999, the dollar has devalued against gold (real money) by o [...]

22 May 2018

CityMakers: Black Like Me is dedicated to creating spaces for Black people in Ottawa

Black Like Me (BLM) is an organisation dedicated to creating spaces for Black people in Ottawa to “find happiness, safety, support, and whatever else they need to live.” Founded in 2016 by Sakinna Gairey and Selali A-W, BLM has now grown to include several programs and services, and successful events. Below, Nickie Shobeiry speaks to them about their work. What brought you both to O [...]

18 May 2018

Bike Ottawa has developed a suite of interactive maps to help cyclists

Local cyclists rejoice! Riders in our city now have access to an impressive suite of interactive maps for route planning. The result of much hard work by Bike Ottawa volunteers, the new tools include maps which show the levels of traffic stress throughout Ottawa, a trip planner that takes into consideration your personal comfort level for high traffic streets, and a map which shows just h [...]

18 May 2018

La Catrina Churros is celebrating their first anniversary in true fiesta fashion—05.18.18

You’re invited down to 105B Clarence Street on Friday May 18th, for an all-day anniversary celebration. There will be 2 for 1 churros all day, but around 6-10 pm, the party will be in full swing. We’re talking Mariachi band!Get out your face paint and fancy dress because there is a Catrina (and Catrin for the guys) contest at 7:30pm. Mixed Media Artist Dulce Tapp, a Día de los Muert [...]

18 May 2018