[Press Release: The Ottawa Dragon Boat Foundation] The Ottawa Dragon Boat Foundation has committed $700,000 to five local charities. Foundation and Festival CEO, John Brooman, says, “We are pleased to announce our commitments to Children at ... read more »
[Press Release: Capital Pride] Six Flag Raising Ceremonies to Commemorate the Trans Day of Remembrance (TDOR) will be held at Ottawa City Hall, Gatineau City Hall, Ottawa Police Headquarters, Ottawa Paramedic Headquarters, Ottawa Fire ... read more »
[Link: OBJ] I think we need to leverage our G8 status more effectively. I think we need to turn up more in different places. I think we need to leverage our tourism opportunities. We need more Canadians to come to Ottawa and provide them a reason ... read more »
[Link: The Globe and Mail] Canada boasts world-class destinations such as the Rockies and Niagara Falls, but it’s missing out on a global tourism boom, costing the economy billions of dollars a year.
Ottawa Senators Foundation and Bell Media to host tweetup in support of Tremblant’s 24 Hours of Skiing
[News Release: Ottawa Senators Foundation] The Ottawa Senators Foundation (@sensfoundation), Ottawa Senators (@Senators) and Bell Media are inviting their Twitter followers to participate in a tweetup in support of Tremblant's 24 hours of ... read more »
[Link: OBJ] Ottawa Tourism is hard at work behind the scenes but doesn’t have much to announce when it comes to bringing major sporting events to the capital for Canada’s 150th birthday, the head of the organization said Tuesday. Noel Buckley, ... read more »
[Link: Ottawa Citizen] The event, which took over the Ernst & Young Centre near the airport, saw as many as 2,000 Ottawa residents, mostly young families, file through thousands of square feet of games, toys, LEGO and various other activities.
[News Release: Information and Communications Technology Council] Support from all levels of government for music education and scenes can help foster a talented tech workforce a report published today shows. Music education, the report finds, ... read more »
The Ministry of Tourism Culture and Sport announced the launch of the new Ontario Music Fund (OMO)! This provincial grant aims to strengthen and stimulate growth in Ontario's music companies and supporting this growing sector. The Fund is designed ... read more »
Earlier this year, we announced Sound Off! – Ontario, a project that’s all about hearing from artists, as well as industry, about how we can help. The ideas, input, reactions and recommendations that come out of the project will help lay the ... read more »