“I feel pretty happy with myself for doing this, and I never thought it would happen, so I’m happy I got to do this,” said Zach.
Author: Charlie Senack
“The first step is education,” said Karen McCrimmon, MP for Kanata-Carleton. “We need to get the youth to have this conversation.”
The Ministry of Canadian Heritage dropped plans in 2016 to issue special medals but did not provide a reason, the National Post reported.
“It was a truly beautiful moment where we all bonded, and it also taught us that even when there are challenges, people can come together and just use what they have to create something beautiful.”
‘Nobody else has been crazy enough’: Sound and light show in LRT tunnel first of its kind in the world
“Nobody else has been crazy enough to have this kind of ambitious project,” said Guy Laflamme, executive director of Ottawa 2017. “We basically transformed the future Lyon station into a spectacular, futuristic, sound and light production.”
A night of fun turned into a night of disarray for 200 Bluesfest goers who had to be treated by paramedics on Thursday night for a variety of reasons including drug use, intoxication and assorted injuries.
July 1 was the 150th anniversary of Confederation, but it also marked 50 years of the Brookfield Restaurant and Confectionary in Riverside South.
Although Canada Day celebrations are over, events will still be...
“It broke my heart to see lives- especially so young, go down the same path I went. Fentanyl and the rise of these dangerous drugs is so prevalent and I didn’t want to sit around and keep watching people be hurt,”
“We have to recognize that we live in a world that has changed dramatically over the last decade where there are people that want to do evil deeds,” Mayor Jim Watson said.
Friday evening was both a touching tribute and a fundraiser for the Dave Smith Youth Treatment Centre’s proposed expansion, which would make more beds available for other teens struggling with drug use.
From a Bayshore area crackhouse to overdosing in a Kanata garage, to getting clean in a detox centre, a 17-year-old recounts his close calls and why he started using drugs.