Senators mascot Spartacat low-5’s a young runner on Mill St. near the
finish line of the family one miler during 8th annual Manotick Miler on
May 6. This year’s event was expanded, as the Manotick Miler merged
with the Barrhaven Run for Roger Neilson House. This year’s Manotick
Miler was a fundraiser for the Sens Foundation and the University of
Ottawa Heart Institute. For more on the event, see page 9 and visit the
Manotick Messenger Facebook page.
Mike Carroccetto photo
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|Sapling from a Vimy Ridge acorn planted at Claudette Cain Park
Local dignitaries joined members of the Royal Canadian Legion
Barrhaven and Manotick branches for the dedication of a Vimy Oak
sapling at Claudette Cain Park last Monday.
Jeff Morris Photo
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|Musician and ROSSS volunteer still going strong after 80 years
Martin Luce received a community builders award from the United Way of Ottawa last year.
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Light rail expansion to Limebank Road expected to help local commuters
Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson was flanked by municipal and provincial
politicians and officials as he announced the expansion of the LRT line
to Limebank Road.
Charlie Senack photo
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St. Mark student gets involved to make a difference in the community
Screaton is the co-creator of the Confidence is Key Program and the
Co-President of the OSAID Chapter at St. Mark High School.
Messenger photo by
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Coach Doug Stuewe and his Ottawa South U12 boys basketball team
recently travelled to Niagara Falls and came home with gold medals from
the Ontario Provincial Basketball Championships. The team defeated the
Toronto Lords, Orangeville Hawks, Milton Stags and the Toronto Triple
Threat 54-48 in the final. Congratulations to team members Sahale
Abdirahman, Lane Moffatt, Jack Dotten, Ryan Kelly, Kyle Milinazzo,
Roston Lockhart, Bennett Close, Samuel Ouellet, Ethan Harris, Victor Xu
and Adam Kitchen. Sean Milizanno and Rob Dotten were the team’s
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