[Press Release] Sparks Street announces “Spring on Sparks” in partnership with Classic Amusements (Ottawa, ON) - Sparks Street announces that Classic Amusements will be bringing their carnival, along with a 50 foot high ferris wheel, to ... read more »
Ottawa Start | “We are pleased to see that, in addition to festivals held on City property, other major festivals such as Bluesfest are adopting a smoke-free approach this summer,” said Councillor Diane Holmes, Chair of the Ottawa Board of ... read more »
Mike Brownlee, Ottawa Business Journal | The program that sees hundreds of thousands of Christmas lights dot downtown Ottawa during the holiday season is running out of money and will soon go dark without an infusion of cash, officials warn.
Vanessa Lee, CTV Ottawa | The National Capital Commission will no longer party on Canada Day or Winterlude. The federal budget states responsibility for the promotion of the national capital region is being transferred to Canadian Heritage.
CBC News | The National Capital Commission is getting out of the promotion business, turning over events like Canada Day and Winterlude to the Department of Canadian Heritage.
Tony Lofaro of Ottawa Citizen - Dan Aykroyd is coming home to help promote Ottawa’s acting community. The former Saturday Night Live cast member and Ghostbusters star has agreed to shoot a cameo for a short film that will be pitched to Canadian ... read more »
Canadians back government support for arts in Heritage poll: Federal department asks about engagement in culture
Canadian Press via CBC News | An overwhelming majority of Canadians believe arts and culture is worthy of government support, according to the results of a poll commissioned by Canadian Heritage.
Ottawa Citizen | Frank is known for his enthusiasm, commitment and also his modesty. He has inspired many with his volunteer work and dedication to many causes and organizations: Villa Marconi, Little Italy, Ottawa’s Dragon Boat Festival, St. ... read more »
It’s the Ottawa Charity Ping Pong (OCPP) event, sponsored by Verdun Windows & Doors, and it’s only 4 days away, and over 95 per cent sold out! Verdun Windows & Doors is very excited to be the lead sponsor of the 2012 Ottawa Charity ... read more »