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Eddie Ekiyor, pictured in 2014, playing in an East-West high school all-star game. Ekiyor is one of the best basketball players to emerge from Ottawa, has said he will play pro somewhere in Europe this fall. Mike Carroccetto photo ***ONE TIME PUBLISHING RIGHTS GRANTED TO OPT****

Hoops catching on in the capital

In the wake of Raptors fever, grassroots basketball expected to grow locally Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you already know that the Toronto Raptors captured the entire nation’s interest by winning the NBA championship earlier this summer.   […]

Dr. Paul makes regular appearances on CTV. Photo Courtesy Dr. Paul Roumeliotis

Dr. Paul, always on call

Parenting Times’ own Dr. Paul Roumeliotis has been helping young families around the world access health information for decades – and has no plans to stop Children’s health needs have not changed very much over the years, but certainly, the […]

Eric Bollman, right, began volunteering with Operation Come Home more than 15 years ago.

Back on track

Helping Ottawa’s at-risk and homeless youth through Operation Come Home is a family affair for Eric Bollman   When a friend asked Eric Bollman to spend the night outdoors in the dead of winter for the first time 15 years […]

Family entertainment comes to Centrepointe Theatre

Famed Canadian author Robert Munsch’s ‘The Paper Bag Princess’ is a perennial favourite with children and parents. This fall, the To Be Determined Theatre Company brings a lively and energetic musical adaptation by Joe Slabe to Centrepointe Theatre. To run […]