OTTAWA • FOOD&DRINK
They are the daredevils of wine-growing, the headstrong pioneers of the vine, existing in a category researchers have dubbed “extreme viticulture.”
CULTURE • ELECTION 2016
Election season comes with lots of complaints about the clutter of candidates signage – but there’s one neighbourhood is already so colourful that the signs give it some visual cohesion.
HEALTH • PARENTING
From the outside, Mason Godin is completely average toddler. He’s chubby cheeked and runs around sharing his toys – until his lips start to turn blue.
SPORTS • CULTURE
First Nations snowboarders are seeking pride and podiums on Whistler’s resort slopes.
POLITICS • TRANSIT
Three mountain towns, one highway, and the struggle to balance housing and transit.
POLITICS • OUTDOORS
An abandoned Quebec mine that’s been described as an “underground cathedral” is at risk of being demolished.
COURTS • HEALTH
Shocking allegations have surfaced about a massive kickback scheme at the Ottawa Hospital.
MARIJUANA • BUSINESS
Activist Jodie Emery – editor of Cannabis Culture magazine and wife of Marc Emery – came to Ottawa for the grand opening.
CITY • CYCLING
It’s a helmet with built-in turning signals and brake lights – and Ottawa is the first city to be testing it out.
The reverberations of Abdirahman Abdi’s death – in a year of highly public deaths of black men – were felt much farther than Hintonburg.