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Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson, right, presented a City of Ottawa “Welcome to Janhaven” sign to Councillor Jan Harder, third from left, at the Jan Harder Roast at the Cedar Hill Golf Club Oct. 11. At left are the events emcees, Nepean-Carleton MPP Lisa MacLeod and Rideau-Goulbourn Councillor Scott Moffatt.
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Sunday afternoon fire on Elke Drive claims life of 74-year-old disabled woman
Retired lawyer Garry Warren is comforted by a neighbour after a house fire took the life of his 74-year-old wife Mary on Elke Dr. in Barrhaven on Sunday (October 15). The disabled woman with limited mobility was unable to escape the home when a fire broke out around 4:15 p.m. Two firefighters were also injured.
Mike Carroccetto photo
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Community leaders have nothing but praise at Jan Harder Roast
Councillor Jan Harder receives flowers from QCH President Melanie Adams, right, and QCH CEO Tom Schonberg, in back.
Photos By Jeff Morris
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Community rallies to support local dairy farmer in aftermath of blaze
Peter and Rosemary Ruiter pose for a photo with their family, son-in-law Ben (25), Lindsay (23), Mark (17) and Sharon (20) outside the North Gower Community Centre during the Blackrapids Farmfest fundraiser last Saturday (October 14). A devastating fire razed Peter’s dairy farm on September 8.
Mike Carroccetto photo
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In the News

Drama, school play has helped Honour Roll student grow as a person

Honour Roll student Morgan Churchill says that drama class has helped her come out of her shell and grow as a person.
Phil Potter photo
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Twardek becomes first OSU grad to play for Canadian national team
Former OSU player Kris Twardek became the first OSU alumni to play for the Canadian Men’s National Team last weekend in Houston.
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