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Cycling through the capital

Bike riding hit a new level of popularity during the pandemic. Here’s what you need to know when cycling in Ottawa this summer, Tracey Tong writes First, it was hand sanitizer, then toilet paper, flour and yeast. Then news outlets […]

Pat Johnson in his studio at home.

What does working at home look like for you?

The world may be slowly trickling back into the workplace, but for many of us, work continues from home. Those lucky enough to have a dedicated office or a pre-established workplace may have made a near-seamless transition, but what about […]

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Best Covid-19 educational resources for kids

Editor’s note: This is a part of Parenting Times’ online-only series of stories designed to make your Covid-19 distancing journey a bit easier.  More than two months into our physical distancing journey, many parents have a routine with their kids […]

12 Great family fun events

Editor’s Note: Due to COVID-19 restrictions, all events have been postponed or cancelled until further notice.   Ottawa Coffee Fest When: March 21-22 Where: Lansdowne Park What: The only event of its kind in Ottawa, Coffee Fest allows attendees to […]

Orienteering Ottawa's Jeff Teutsch and his girlfriend, Kim Perry

Where in the world?

‘Orienteering is great for families with kids,’ local organizer says. Tracey Tong reports on the sport you need to check out in 2020   As Ottawa thaws into spring, many families will want to trade their indoor views for one […]