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Looking forward from the cannabis front lines with Delta 9

Looking forward from the cannabis front lines with Delta 9

This father and son team had been working with patients using cannabis for several years, carefully producing strains that aided with specific ailments.
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The making of a cidermaker

The making of a cidermaker

Have you heard of Apple Falls, County Cider, West Avenue, Farmgate, King’s Mill or FieldBird? You will soon recognize these craft ciders as the cider industry in Ontario is soaring – like a rocket. 
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Justin Trudeau and the Peter Principle

Justin Trudeau and the Peter Principle

If Justin Trudeau’s last name was Smith or Gagne, he would have never been elected leader of the Liberal party. His privilege was his name, not his resume.
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Top Stories

$50,000 raised at After The Storm Relief and Recovery Concert

$50,000 raised at After The Storm Relief and Recovery Concert

In response to the devastation and ongoing need for help, CUPE 503, in partnership with Ottawa’s music industry and many of the region's leading organizations held relief concert. 
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Remembrance Day Round Up

Remembrance Day Round Up

We've put together a list of special events and ceremonies happening around our nation's capital both on Remembrance Day and during the days leading up to it. 
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Ottawa Life Magazine's 2018 Holiday Gift Guide

Ottawa Life Magazine's 2018 Holiday Gift Guide

To help you get a head start on holiday shopping and make your lives a little easier, we've put together the ultimate guide with something for everyone on your list.
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Arts & Events

Ottawa Art Gallery hosts silent art auction in new building space for first time

Ottawa Art Gallery hosts silent art auction in new building space for first time

Artists, art enthusiasts and collectors from across the National Capital region mingled and occasionally placed bids at the 20th annual “LE PARTY” silent art auction.
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New Docu-Series Creatorland Puts the Spotlight on the Diversifying Face of Business

New Docu-Series Creatorland Puts the Spotlight on the Diversifying Face of Business

Ottawa has a thriving business scene and we’re all about to get a better taste of it with the launch of the docu-series, Creatorland.
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Multi-faceted music studio Artist Alliance opens in heart of downtown

Multi-faceted music studio Artist Alliance opens in heart of downtown

With 25 years of experience in songwriting, performing and production, two record deals, and a brand new state-of-the-art studio in the heart of the ByWard Market, Jason Wilkinson has all the ambition in the world.
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Sports

Senators need to bear and bare down

Senators need to bear and bare down

The Ottawa Senators are many things – young and untried, but rich in potential in many areas – but giving a crap about helping out their netminders is not one of them.

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High Scoring Ottawa 67’s Continue to Roll With OHL-Best 17th Win

High Scoring Ottawa 67’s Continue to Roll With OHL-Best 17th Win

“It was good to see all the kids out so we wanted to get a win for them and make sure they have a good time at the game,” said Felhaber, after the game.
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Senators can’t stop the onslaught

Senators can’t stop the onslaught

That 9-2 pounding by Buffalo’s hockey team on the foreheads of the Ottawa Senators Saturday afternoon represented a very low point in what – to this point – has been a modest season.
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Politics

Justin Trudeau and the Peter Principle

Justin Trudeau and the Peter Principle

If Justin Trudeau’s last name was Smith or Gagne, he would have never been elected leader of the Liberal party. His privilege was his name, not his resume.
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Ottawa Life interviews Canada's most influential union leader, Jerry Dias

Ottawa Life interviews Canada's most influential union leader, Jerry Dias

As president of Unifor — Canada's largest private-sector union — Jerry Dias has been at the forefront of the most pressing economic, social and workplace issues the past decade.
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Andrew Scheer: The Man Who Could Be Prime Minister

Andrew Scheer: The Man Who Could Be Prime Minister

Ottawa Life spoke with the Conservative party leader about holding the Liberals accountable, eradicating the carbon tax and why he has what it takes to become Canada’s next Prime Minister. 
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The Ottawa Skin Clinic Has Opened the Doors to it's New Location

Fashion

This Season’s Fashion Trends as Told by Netflix Originals

This Season’s Fashion Trends as Told by Netflix Originals

Not only are these shows known for their drama, but they also feature stylish pieces that are must-haves for the trendy woman’s closet.
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In Search of Style: Fall back on feminine fushcia and primal patterns

In Search of Style: Fall back on feminine fushcia and primal patterns

Here's what we recommend for a standout look from head-to-toe this fall!
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How To Stay Both Stylish And Warm This Winter

How To Stay Both Stylish And Warm This Winter

The winter season is slowly coming back into our lives and we’re not sure how we feel about it.
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Business

A data breach can cost a company millions - but how much exactly and why?

A data breach can cost a company millions - but how much exactly and why?

The more data companies collect, the more they are likely to become victims to data breaches that see valuable information compromised – and have immense financial repercussions.
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Multi-faceted music studio Artist Alliance opens in heart of downtown

Multi-faceted music studio Artist Alliance opens in heart of downtown

With 25 years of experience in songwriting, performing and production, two record deals, and a brand new state-of-the-art studio in the heart of the ByWard Market, Jason Wilkinson has all the ambition in the world.
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A Clear View of the Future with Verdun Windows and Doors

A Clear View of the Future with Verdun Windows and Doors

Widely known in Ottawa, Verdun has carried out an unprecedented growth strategy over the past several years...
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Food & Wine

The making of a cidermaker

The making of a cidermaker

Have you heard of Apple Falls, County Cider, West Avenue, Farmgate, King’s Mill or FieldBird? You will soon recognize these craft ciders as the cider industry in Ontario is soaring – like a rocket. 
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Three Things I Learned About Veganism at the Ottawa Vegan Market

Three Things I Learned About Veganism at the Ottawa Vegan Market

Ottawa’s Vegan Market took place this past weekend and it brought to light some epic choices when it comes to this particular niche.
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BEST OF OTTAWA 2018: Sweet Treats

BEST OF OTTAWA 2018: Sweet Treats

After over 20-years writing about life in Ottawa, we think we have a pretty good idea of the best of what this city has to offer. In this weekly series, we’ll share our picks with you - our top hotels, live music venues, local brews, bands and more. Check, share and discuss #OLMBest every week!
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Travel

Houston, We Have the Perfect Family Getaway

Houston, We Have the Perfect Family Getaway

What makes Houston a great place for your family’s next getaway isn’t the opportunity to get away from it all – it’s the chance to get right in the thick of things.
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Gone fishin with Ford Canada and the all-new Expedition

Gone fishin with Ford Canada and the all-new Expedition

While I am no fishing expert, I was fortunate enough to embark on a two day adventure hosted by Ford Canada.
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Magnificent Markham

Magnificent Markham

A weekend of food, flair and fun await you.
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Health

Advice for cold and flu season

Advice for cold and flu season

A good first step is for doctors and patients to have a conversation about the downsides of unnecessary antibiotics.
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AdvoCare brings superior nutrition to Ottawa

AdvoCare brings superior nutrition to Ottawa

As of September 5th, the company’s best sellers are now available in Canada as AdvoCare expands North!
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Too many bureaucratic hurdles for cannabis research: Why researchers are studying cannabis for promising anti-seizure medication

Homes & Neighbourhoods

A Clear View of the Future with Verdun Windows and Doors

A Clear View of the Future with Verdun Windows and Doors

Widely known in Ottawa, Verdun has carried out an unprecedented growth strategy over the past several years...
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Bring Fall Into Your Home With Easy DIY Projects

Bring Fall Into Your Home With Easy DIY Projects

One of the most exciting things about the fall season is flipping your home decor to reflect the season.
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Finding the Perfect New Home in Ottawa

Finding the Perfect New Home in Ottawa

Whether you are moving to Ottawa from outside the area or whether you already live here and are simply look to move to a different part, one of the things you have to do is make sure you find the perfect home for your needs.
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Good Reads

Lest We Forget: The Newfoundland Regiment at Gallipoli and other "Johnnies" Won the Admiration of Turkish Commander Mustafa Kemal Ataturk

Lest We Forget: The Newfoundland Regiment at Gallipoli and other "Johnnies" Won the Admiration of Turkish Commander Mustafa Kemal Ataturk

When Britain entered the First World War on August 4, 1914, Newfoundland—which was then a British dominion—was suddenly at war, too.

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The Importance of Remembrance Day

The Importance of Remembrance Day

November 11, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I.
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Therapy Dogs Go to University

Therapy Dogs Go to University

Anyone who has gone to university recognizes the causes and symptoms of students’ anxiety. Ottawa Therapy Dogs can help!
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Reviews

Album Reviews: November 12, 2018

Album Reviews: November 12, 2018

#OLMMusic looks at new releases from Art d'Ecco, Write Home, Parcels, Jacob Earl and Belly.
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Album Reviews: November 5, 2018

Album Reviews: November 5, 2018

#OLMMusic looks at new releases from Marie Davidson, Hoodie, Connan Mockasin, Cwn Annwn & Moddey Dhoo and Anna St. Louis.
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Film Review: Bohemian Rhapsody

Film Review: Bohemian Rhapsody

A chronicle of the years leading up to Queen's legendary appearance at the Live Aid (1985) concert.
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Best Picks

Fetch Striped Crossbody Bag

Fetch Striped Crossbody Bag

If you know an urban woman, make sure to include this handmade modern and minimalist bag on your Christmas list.
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eBay's Must-Have Wood & Marble Cheese Board

eBay's Must-Have Wood & Marble Cheese Board

This is a must in your gift list as it is a decorative as well as practical board, easy to wash and made by natural wood.
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Dermalogica Smooth Skin Favourites Holiday Kit

Dermalogica Smooth Skin Favourites Holiday Kit

This triple-threat set cleanses, exfoliates and continuously hydrates will give you glowing skin in a flash!
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