Archive for April, 2013

Merivale Student wins CHEO Telethon Poster Contest!

Congratulations to Grade 11 student, Jenny Berndt, who’s artwork was chosen to be this year’s CHEO Telethon poster design and will be showcased on CHEO Wear merchandise!

Public Open House Thursday for Western Light Rail Transit Corridor

Ottawa – Ottawa residents are invited to take part in an open house regarding the planning and environmental assessment study for the proposed Western Light Rail Transit Corridor (WLRTC). The […]

District Extended Day Program – Viscount

Dear Parent/Guardian,  We are pleased to announce that Viscount will be offering a District Extended Day Program beginning September, 2012.  This program has been designed to meet the needs of […]


To Parents/Guardians, The Early Learning Program is a Ministry of Education initiative that brought Full-Day Kindergarten to Ontario starting in September 2010 with full implementation by September 2015. There are […]

District Extended Day Program Parent Information – W.E. Gowling Public School

District Extended Day Program Parent Information W.E.GowlingPublic School  This information pertains to the OCDSB Extended Day Program at your school. The Extended Day Program offers before and after school programming […]

Notice of special joint meeting

Ottawa – Please be advised that in accordance with Subsection 82 (1) of the Procedure By-law, the Chair of the Finance and Economic Development Committee and of the Governance Renewal […]

OC Transpo implements new spring service April 21

Ottawa – Starting Sunday, April 21, OC Transpo will introduce spring service improvements and the return of the Rack & Roll program, with bike racks reinstalled on close to 500 […]


Further to our letter to the affected school boards, I am posting 2 documents from the Ottawa Catholic board. I hope that these will provide answers for the many impacted families. […]

Fisher Heights Day Care

  The news of the implementation of Full Day Learning and the transfer of the children attending Fisher Heights Day Care has caused a great deal of concern in my […]

Fisher Heights Child Care Program Closure

I have received a number of emails and telephone calls regarding the closing of the Fisher Heights after school program at the Villa Marconi, effective September 2013. As a father […]