A renewed partnership between Ottawa Public Health and the Champlain Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Network promises to implement a “bigger and better” approach to preventing heart disease in the Ottawa area, say officials with the two agencies.
Local environmental groups and activists have welcomed a recent decision by the Ontario government to launch consultations on the Energy East Pipeline, which will allow opponents and proponents of the cross-Canada project to express their views on oil sands expansion.
Chinese-Canadian residents of Ottawa gathered recently at Jack Purcell Community Centre for the first of three “chronic disease risk” screening programs for immigrant populations hosted by the Centretown Community Health Centre.
Rediscover Centretown's streets and landmarks and learn about the history behind their names. Researched and written by Centretown News reporters, this feature also showcases both contemporary and historical images.