Regional Technology Development Site in Ontario’s Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Network (AVIN) Creates New Capabilities, Opportunity and Competitive Advantage for CAV Innovators and Firms Ottawa, Ontario – May 17, 2019 – Invest Ottawa, lead economic

Inside the Ottawa Bagelshop and Deli, a 30-year neighbourhood institution with tiled floors and a wood-burning bagel oven, Mary Ellen Kot and Christine Libon are meeting for lunch. Both women have lived in Wellington West about as long as the Bagels

As Ottawa’s Wellington West district stares down its own rapidly-gentrifying reality, there are mainstreets across the country further along this path. From Vancouver to Montreal, communities have had to grapple with what happened to the neigh

Beau’s Brewing Co. is retooling its Vankleek Hill operation to deal with a market that is growing increasingly more competitive. Once a standout in beer aisles everywhere during the early days of the emergence of craft beer, Beau’s is no

4 mins | 940 words By: Wyatt Lang     Since 1911, March 8th has been recognized as International Women’s Day; a day marked on the calendars to celebrate and champion women and their role in our society. While many places take the day

8 mins | 1090 words By: Wyatt Lang     As a successful first day of International Women’s Week kicked off on March 4th in Ottawa, Bayview Yards was set to host the night’s headlining “F Factor: Fueling Women Founders” pane

The Ferguson Tree Centre outside of Kemptville will have to destroy more than three million trees because of the provincial government’s cancellation of the 50 Million Tree Program, the company’s chief executive said Friday. Ed Patchell said t

On a cold, dreary Saturday, dozens of volunteers are lined up near Fitzroy Harbour at a sand bagging station. The bags are for the residents of Moorhead Drive, where the Ottawa River has encircled many of the homes and cottages, and is sending shall

Shopify’s first-quarter revenue jumped a higher-than-expected 50 per cent to reach $321 million. Independent analysts had been expecting sales of $309 million. (All figures U.S.) It marked the 15th straight quarter the Ottawa-based e-commerce

PETAWAWA – Mayor Bob Sweet has declared an emergency in the town in light of the threat of increased flood water conditions in the town’s two major river systems. Members of the Town of Petawawa Emergency Control Group met at 2 p.m. Sunday afternoon

We interrupt this blog with a very important message:  If you’re a women-identifying entrepreneur in Canada who has been in business for at least six months and generating revenue, you don’t want to miss out on this opportunity: mentorsh

On a recent Sunday morning at Kettleman’s Bagel Company in the Glebe, business was unrelenting. During the blur between breakfast and lunch, most of the eatery’s tables were filled with diners. The line-up of new arrivals, which stretche

Two years ago, homeowners in the capital region could comfort themselves that record floods were a freak anomaly. Rainfall in the Ottawa River basin that April — all 159 millimetres of it —was the highest it had been in 125 years according to the Ot

It’s difficult to know which is more bizarre — the idea that SNC-Lavalin isn’t qualified technically to manage a piece of the second stage of the city’s light rail transit project, or that City of Ottawa officials won’t offer

From: Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario $52.4 million to position southern Ontario as global tech leader and help generate 18,000 jobs April 16, 2019 – Ottawa, Ontario Canadian businesses drive innovation, create good, middle-

Since he switched careers 14 years ago, David Berry — a former physical therapist with the Ottawa Rough Riders and Ottawa Senators — has been a top performer with Remax Absolute Realty. That makes him a pretty good source for assessing the state of

Much as Friday’s fire shocked him, Domenic Santaguida — co-owner of the heavily damaged Vittoria Trattoria restaurant in the ByWard Market — recognizes he is in some respects fortunate. “We’ve been in business for 27 years,”

Complimentary support to organizations seeking to host events in Canada’s capital Ottawa, April 9, 2019—Three of Ottawa’s pillar economic development organizations – Ottawa Tourism, Shaw Centre, and Invest Ottawa – are working together t

It’s been one of the biggest surprises of the capital’s investment universe. A real estate investment trust by the name of Minto Apartment has seen the value of its equity outpace all but marijuana stocks since it began trading last July

The capital region’s jobless remained steady at 5.1 per cent in March compared to February despite the addition of 2,800 net new jobs, Statistics Canada reported Friday. The labour force, which includes people looking for work, increased about 3,000

Cindy Pokey was first in line at Hobo Recreational Cannabis Store Monday morning. “I’m here to buy pot,” said Pokey, 59. “It’s so clean, no garbage in it, no fentanyl. It’s absolutely wonderful.” Half a dozen people were lined up outside to wait for

The Ottawa Bagelshop and Deli, a linchpin West Wellington business that has catered to food lovers for 35 years, is to undergo a renovation this spring that will cut its 7,000-square-foot space in half. “We will be right-sizing … It̵

On this, the eve of the Liberal government’s fourth federal budget, a certain numbness has set in about the fortune being spent trying to fix broken technology projects. Budget after budget, finance minister Bill Morneau has shovelled hundreds

Quote from the CEO:  “I made Ringette Team Canada when I was 15 years old. I was the youngest on the team, I played goalie and I worked hard. After seeing me play, parents from around the region started contacting me and saying, “Hey, I&

The Ottawa Board of Trade wants the National Capital Commission to partner with Devcore Canderel DLS to transform LeBreton Flats with a grand vision, rather than seeing the federal agency hive off chunks for redevelopment. Ian Faris, president and C