Champions return for annual fireworks fest

SEE VIDEO http://www.ottawasun.com/2011/05/31/champions-return-for-annual-fireworks-fest The Germans are coming. The reigning pyromusical champions will be back to defend their title at the 16th annual Casino du Lac-Leamy Sound of Light festival in Gatineau this summer. Organizers say they’re trying to play up the event’s name. “We’re going to try to bring in more light: Fire, laser, black […]


Planes, trains and … long lines

SEE VIDEO http://www.ottawasun.com/news/ottawa/2010/12/17/16594546.html#/news/ottawa/2010/12/17/pf-16594321.html The three busiest days at the Ottawa airport fall during the week before Christmas, with more than 10,000 travellers each day. Graeme Goodlet is one of them. He’s off to Vancouver to visit his 91-year-old mom, and he’s ready for airport security. “I just carry a small carry-on bag. We check everything […]