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Main kitchen at Fairmont Château Laurier re-opens its doors to feed Ottawa's vulnerable households

Sylvain de Margerie, Chef Kent Van Dyk and Chef Joe Thottungal on the packaging line for Food for Thought Ottawa. (Photo via FFTO) (Via Food For Thought Ottawa) After being closed for months, the main kitchen at the Fairmont Château Laurier (FCL) will soon be alive again with the aromas and sounds of thousands of meals prepared in partnership with Food for Thought Ottawa (FFT). ...

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Canadian War Museum launches online resources for Remembrance Day ceremonies

Larry Murray, Grand President of The Royal Canadian Legion Dominion Command, presents a cheque to Caroline Dromaguet, Acting Director General of the Canadian War Museum. Copyright Canadian War Museum 2020-0028-001-Dm. (Via Canadian War Museum) During the Remembrance period, the Canadian War Museum is an important place to learn more about Canada’s military history and to remember Canadians’ service, sacrifice and loss. ...

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The Centretown BUZZ celebrates 25 years of volunteers writing about their community

(Via the Centretown BUZZ) Ottawa’s most central community paper, The Centretown BUZZ, celebrates its 25th anniversary this month. In its honour, the City of Ottawa has proclaimed October 19 “Centretown BUZZ Day”. The BUZZ published its first issue in October 1995 and has continued to cover the Centretown neighbourhood (downtown, Ottawa River to the Queensway, Rideau Canal to LRT line 2) ever since. ...