Category Archives: Bulldog Ottawa

Take Lambiri In Knoxdale-Merivale

Given the terrible performance of the city on contract bidding, capital project delays, construction problems, inspection woes, councillors “scanning” reports and the gross practice of having councillors who accept campaign money from developers while adjudicating on projects by those same … Continue reading

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Current Condition Of Convent Garden

The view of Les Soeurs de la Visitation convent in Westboro from Byron Avenue. — The photo above shows the current condition of Les Soeurs de la Visitation convent in Westboro. The photo shows that the 19-century garden once used … Continue reading

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Advance Polls Open Oct. 1

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: The City is offering Special Advance Vote Days this week at three select locations from Wednesday, October 1 to Friday, October 3, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. The three-day Special … Continue reading

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FULL LOCAL: Latest Ottawa News

Full Local brings you the best in Ottawa news, information and opinion from the city’s news sites and blogs – all in real time. Full Local‘s content changes minute-by-minute. When there’s something happening in Ottawa, you’ll get it first in Full … Continue reading

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FULL CANADIAN: Breaking National News

Read Full Canadian for the latest, breaking national news from the best sources in the country. Full Canadian runs in real time so you get news as it happens. This is the finest way to very quickly stay informed of … Continue reading

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CITY VOTE ’14

Here is a compendium of Bulldog stories covering the Ottawa municipal election on Oct. 27. It’s Ottawa’s most comprehensive coverage of the upcoming municipal election. Hobbs RSVP Address Interesting Take Lambri in Knoxdale-Merivale Advance Polls Open Oct. 1 Kate and Jim: Together … Continue reading

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Hobbs RSVP Address Interesting

This is an invitation to a gathering being held by Kitchissippi Councillor Katherine Hobbs. As pointed out by a Hintonburg tweep, the email address to RSVP for the party is interesting. Old west end community activist Randy Gordon sent the … Continue reading

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Kate And Jim, Together Again

Talk about the Odd Couple. A combination of signs in Kitchissippi. — Mayor Jim Watson and Kitchissippi Councillor Katherine Hobbs are the closest of political allies. Unknown is if Watson believes she is a good councillor (though that’s what he’ll … Continue reading

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Here’s The Citizen’s Election Survey

The Ottawa Citizen’s candidate survey has been circulating around city hall. — Here is a document that will leave municipal candidates with furrowed brows and anguished moments wondering how the electoral public will respond to filling in the blanks on this … Continue reading

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Next Big Step At LeBreton Flats

This is a release from the National Capital Commission: Dr. Mark Kristmanson, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the National Capital Commission (NCC), and Russell Mills, Chair of the NCC Board of Directors, in the presence of Foreign Affairs Minister John … Continue reading

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Let’s Just Call Them Washington

 The Wood gets on the — skins bandwagon. — Here’s how the chalkboard outside of the sports bar The Wood on Wellington Street reveals how the folks working inside feel about calling the Washington NFL team the Redskins. Hard to … Continue reading

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BULLDOG PEOPLE: All The Stars Come Out

What are all the beautiful people doing? You know … the showbiz types, the people that the public just can’t get enough of. Here’s a chance to find out. Bulldog People brings you the best in celebrity news from the best … Continue reading

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POLITICS AND GOSSIP: The Latest On Everything

Read the cutting-edge information on politics, trends, gossip and most everything else on Politics and Gossip. It’s the No. 1 way to remain current on insider political knowledge, journalism, trends and the latest gossip. Come back again and again. Politics and … Continue reading

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POLITICS JAM: Latest And Best Canadian Opinion

Politics Jam on Bulldog Canadian brings together the best Canadian columnists and opinion-makers all in one place and in real time. There’s faster way of keeping informed quickly and in real time of the finest in Canadian opinion. The Bulldog brings … Continue reading

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GREAT BIG CITY: Best In Urban, Planning, Design News

Love cities? Can’t get enough of them? Well if you are reading The Bulldog, we have a major focus on cities and that carries on in Great Big City. Great Big City features the latest, cutting-edge information in real-time on … Continue reading

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Pick Chiarelli In College Ward

College ward councillor Rick Chiarelli is running again for re-election which is not unusual given that Chiarelli has been in municipal government since he was a teenager. He loves the job. For example for more than a year and on … Continue reading

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Highway 417 To Close Oct. 4

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: On the afternoon of Saturday, October 4, lanes on Highway 417 will be closed in stages in the vicinity of the Vanier Parkway, leading to a full closure of both the … Continue reading

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New Ambassadors For Haiti, Norway

This is a release from the Department of Foreign Affairs: Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird announced the following diplomatic appointments: Paula Caldwell St-Onge becomes Ambassador to the Republic of Haiti. Artur Wilczynski becomes Ambassador to the Kingdom of Norway.

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The Revenge Of Mike Maguire

For the past few days, mayoral candidate Mike Maguire and community activist Lorne Cutler have been battling over the finances of Hydro Ottawa. Now it’s Maguire’s turn to attack Cutler’s last response. To read the last Cutler post, click here. … Continue reading

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Harder For The Status Quo

Barrhaven councillor Jan Harder so dominates the political landscape of the South Urban Community that the locals call the suburb Janhaven. Harder is a throwback to the old-time elected representative who fights for her ward and works hard when she is … Continue reading

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Community Foundation Offers Challenge

This is a release from the Community Foundation of Ottawa: A mobile market, a food hub, and a series of community houses outfitted to store fresh food donations are the top three proposals to be pitched to a jury enlisted … Continue reading

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Notification Letters Sent To Voters

This is a release from the City of Ottawa: The City’s Elections Office sent out approximately 630,000 voter notification letters to all Ottawa electors currently on the Voters’ List. The notification contains details on where and when electors can make … Continue reading

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Patton Would Shake Up Council, Staff

The man who coined the word Bobbleheads for the collegial group of elected representatives who masquerade as Ottawa City Council is trying to join that non-debating society himself. Trust that if elected, Mike Patton will not go Stepford Council on us. … Continue reading

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Get Watson Tax Cap Right: Reader

It’s the great commenter Sheridan looking with disdain at Mayor Jim Watson’s pledge to keep tax increases at less than two per cent. The Bulldog correctly labels this a “shell game,” as reporter Joanne Chianello completely neglects the issue of … Continue reading

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OK Mike Maguire, It’s Your Turn

The friendly feud continues between community activist Lorne Cutler and mayoral candidate Mike Maguire. To see previous installments of this debate, click here and here. I guess Mike and I will be trading different views on these pages, but I … Continue reading

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