The example below is probably the most ridiculous placement of an ad with a story your agent has seen in four decades.
Yet another way for high-rises to be inserted into old residential neighbourhoods. The most significant planning document of the last 30 years and not a word of it in […]
My former Citizen editorial board colleague Elizabeth Payne has been the person behind the stories on the problems at Ottawa’s long-term-care homes.
One fact that is missing from the saga of the demise of former Ottawa Citizen editor Andrew Potter at McGill University.
So here’s how it works now that six more people have been laid off at the Ottawa Citizen in addition to numerous buyouts. Journalists start worrying about their jobs what […]
Tyler Dawson is the deputy editorial pages editor of the Ottawa Citizen. That’s quite an accomplishment given that the editiorial board, of which your agent was once a member […]
On the front page of the Ottawa Citizen, we see just how far the love affair between the newspaper and Mayor Jim Watson has gone. In the illustration, searchlights probe […]
This is a disappointing Christmas Eve what with the City of Ottawa not releasing an important document on the Rideau sinkhole. But now there’s a bit of dreary news for journalism. […]
Things are looking pretty grim at the Ottawa Citizen these days. The paper’s unionized employees have a clause in their contract that says if freelancers are being used to write […]
“A smart businessman says yes to a good deal. This is a good deal.” Ottawa Citizen editorial on getting the Ottawa Senators to support an outdoor game at TD […]
A big shout out to the Ottawa Citizen for tying its unofficial record of three gratuitous Jim Watson photos in one issue of the newspaper. This epic moment in journalism […]
The Citizen is back at it again. For awhile the newspaper had held off on its sometimes three grip-and-grin photos of Mayor Jim Watson a day. For those who have […]
“The company is not preparing for bankruptcy proceedings.” Paul Godfrey, chief executive of Postmedia Bankruptcy? Did someone say bankruptcy? No-no. NOT bankruptcy. But why did that cross Godfrey’s mind? Healthy […]
A problem at the Toronto Star has been for decades that it has had trouble keeping its editorial page off the front page. The practice is a shame for the […]