Comments Off on Building Indelible Souls – CUBE Gallery

Once again, through the magic of time lapse video, we see the work required by curator Don Monet and his assistant to prepare and hang the exhibition “Indelible Souls” at Cube Gallery. Cube Gallery is located near the Parkdale Market and the Great Canadian Theatre…

It seems that this year’s edition of the Ottawa Magazine that contains Chris Knight’s Top 10 list of “Best Restaurants” has received a sneak preview. For those of you in the know, the November issue of the local magazine, whose articles center on Ottawa, our…

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Last week the foodiePrints team, under our day job guises, attended the United Way (Centraide) Ottawa’s Schmoozefest charity fundraiser for 2009. A “schmoozefest”, as is described on the United Way’s website, is an “opportunity to network with leaders from local businesses, government, and community.” Promoters…

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Last week, I moderated a session at the Ottawa International Writers Festival in the cabaret-style basement of Saint Brigid’s Centre for the Arts, stayed for the Plan 99 reading series 10th anniversary bash and lingered at a table of writers trading tales of what motivates…

Comments Off on Towards the Ottawa Small Press Fair…

    First and foremost, we are thrilled to announce that the fifth Apt. 9 title, and the first one to be fiction, will come from Michael Blouin. Blouin’s excellent first novel Chase & Haven (Coach House) recently won the ReLit Award, and was shortlisted…

Comments Off on Nancy’s Wine Time: Episode 1: 10 Great Bottles for Under $100

In the premiere episode of Nancy’s Wine Time, Nancy Thompson, a Certified Sommelier from Ottawa takes you through 10 good bottles of wine for under $100.00. You don’t need to spend big bucks to get good wine. Nancy’s General List Stockup has several good bottles…