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Halloween: Ottawa Events!

It’s almost Halloween! Make it a spooky weekend filled with ghosts, vampires and ghouls with any of the great events taking place this weekend. Try Frightfest at Saunders Farm, Skreamers at Proulx Maple & Berry Farm, and Acres of Terror. Click here for a full list of spooky events!  
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October 12-14 Ottawa Events

  There’s many fun events taking place this weekend that the whole family will love. If you’re looking for ideas, check out the Ottawa Fury games, the Metcalfe Farmers’ Market, Paranormal Investigation of the Mill, the October West Beer Fest, or the Ottawa International Burlesque Festival. You’ll be sure to find an event that piques your interest! Click here for a full list of events.  
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Ring in the New Year, Ottawa Style!

Ring in the New Year, Ottawa Style! 2017 is coming to an end and it’s been an epic year of celebrating Canada’s 150. Ring in the New Year with one of the incredible events happening all over the city! Click here for the full list of events.
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Keeping You Safe on Halloween

Halloween Safety The night is quickly approaching when the streets will be filled with ghosts and goblins, not to mention princesses and fairies. As always, there are a few important Halloween safety guidelines that should be observed to ensure the night runs smoothly.   Click here for spooktacular safety tips.  
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It’s fall..sort of!

  It sure doesn’t feel like autumn, does it? But, nonetheless, today is the first day of fall. With this summery weather though, we really have to ask what the rest of the year is going to look like as winter approaches. Does this unusual warm weather mean we’re going to pay dearly with a cold, bitter winter? According to Environment Canada senior climatologist Dave Phillips: Not so much! “It is so Canadian to worry about winter before summery weather is even over.” Well, can you blame us? “There is going to be something for everybody. There are going to be
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Fall Home Maintenance Tips

  Fall. Arguably one of the most beautiful times of the year! The weather has cooled and the leaves have begun to change, reminding us that winter isn’t all that far away. Before the snow flies, our homes need a little TLC in order to ensure our warmth and safety over the months – yes, months – of winter. We’ve prepared a few tips on where to begin and what to include in your home maintenance checklist for the fall: Inspect and clean out your eaves trough. In order to ensure a smooth and safe flow of water away from your home’s exterior and foundation
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Ottawa’s population continues to increase, with western suburbs seeing largest growth in 2016

Published on: September 6, 2017 | Last Updated: September 7, 2017 5:52 PM EDT by Jon Willing   Ottawa continues to welcome new resident as the population steadily climbs and developers build new homes. Commercial and industrial space vacancies inched up last year, but developers continued to add more space to the market. All of the latest statistics are in the City of Ottawa’s 2016 development report, which was published this week. The City of Ottawa’s population at the end of 2016 was 968,580, up by 0.8 per cent from 2015. Click here to see all the statistics
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