Tree giveaway across the capital this summer

This summer, Ecology Ottawa is embarking on the largest tree giveaway in Ottawa’s history! They will be giving away thousands of little saplings that are looking for new homes in your yard. This tree giveaway is part of Ecology Ottawa’s…

Peter Henderson Bryce: A man of conscience

by members of The Caring Society, The Legacy of Hope and St. Andrew’s Church Ottawa On November 15, 1907, people in Ottawa read a shocking article on the front page of the Evening Citizen (now the Ottawa Citizen), revealing that…

The Skyline: Controlled demolitions

by Robert Smythe Three historic Centretown buildings have been in the news involving demolition of one sort or another. After standing as an empty ruin for almost 10 years, the City of Ottawa has granted the owner of the Somerset…