Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Ottawa’ Category

Former Carleton Ravens basketball star charged with sexual assault

Friday, August 16th, 2019
Eddie Ekiyor

A 22-year-old Ottawa man who played basketball for the Carleton University Ravens is facing charges of sexual assault, kidnapping and more following an incident in the spring, police say.

Woman badly burned at Cody Ceci’s house files $8M lawsuit

Tuesday, August 13th, 2019

An Ottawa woman who was left with second- and third-degree burns when she was "engulfed in flames" at a dinner party hosted by Cody Ceci is now suing the former Ottawa Senators player for more than $8 million in damages.

Kingston’s Kate Wright goes for Pan Am gold with Canadian women’s field hockey team

Friday, August 9th, 2019
Canada Field Hockey

The Canadian women's field hockey team has a date with destiny at the Pan Am Games on Friday as they take on Argentina for gold.

Redblacks long snapper Louis-Philippe Bourassa suspended for drug violation

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019

Ottawa Redblacks long snapper Louis-Philippe Bourassa has been suspended for two games after a positive drug test.

MPP Lisa MacLeod reportedly swears at Ottawa Senators owner in public berating

Friday, July 5th, 2019
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The Ontario Liberals are calling on Premier Doug Ford to suspend Ottawa-area MPP Lisa MacLeod from caucus after a report that she swore at the owner of the Ottawa Senators NHL franchise during a Rolling Stones concert.

Ottawa’s Jonathan David leading Canadian men at CONCACAF Gold Cup

Saturday, June 29th, 2019

The 19-year-old striker is set to play the biggest game of his young soccer career Saturday night as Canada faces Haiti in quarter-final action.

Dominique Davis wins Redblacks’ starting quarterback job

Monday, June 3rd, 2019
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Last season's backup has beaten out former B.C. Lions quarterback Jonathon Jennings for the starting role in Week 1.

Ottawa Senators hire Maple Leafs’ D.J. Smith as head coach

Thursday, May 23rd, 2019
Maple Leafs Bruins Hockey

The Ottawa Senators have turned to the Toronto Maple Leafs for their new bench boss.

Charges in fatal crash threaten to tear hockey-loving Ontario town apart

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
Brent Sylvester

The court case of a former bar server charged after four teen hockey players were involved in a deadly single-vehicle crash two years ago is dividing the traditionally tight-knit community of Renfrew, Ont., with locals taking sides in the potentially "precedent-setting" case.

Ottawa Lions club apologizes to sexual misconduct complainants

Wednesday, May 8th, 2019
Ottawa Lions Club training facility

Acting on orders from Athletics Canada's commissioner, the Ottawa Lions Track & Field Club has issued an apology to athletes who have come forward with allegations about sexual misconduct involving former senior Lions officials.