So I was in Ottawa Yesterday. It was Ugly. by Jamie Gilcig

AUGUST 20, 2021 – I have had two vaccinations for Covid-19. I wear KN95 masks, even outside if there are crowds. I social distance and frequently wash the ol paws. I tend not to enter any place I can’t be out of in less than 15 minutes. I can’t afford to catch Covid and like… Continue reading So I was in Ottawa Yesterday. It was Ugly. by Jamie Gilcig

Ottawa Police Charge DONALD MUSSELMAN w Homicide in Death of ZAKARIA SHEEK HUSSEIN at ODC

Homicide charge laid in Ottawa-Carleton Detention Centre death (age of victim corrected) AUGUST 18, 2021 – The Ottawa Police Homicide Unit has updated the charges against 20-year-old Donald MUSSELMAN, of Ottawa, after a male victim beaten in an incident at the Ottawa-Carleton Detention Centre on February 24th subsequently succumbed to his injuries on July 24th.   The… Continue reading Ottawa Police Charge DONALD MUSSELMAN w Homicide in Death of ZAKARIA SHEEK HUSSEIN at ODC

Ottawa Teacher RICK WATKINS (DESPATIE) charged with sex related offences involving students

APRIL 20, 2021 – The Ottawa Police Service Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Section charged a man who has been employed as a teacher, following an investigation into allegations of sexual offences involving students. In March 2021, a police investigation was commenced into incidents that occurred between the fall of 2020 and March 2021 involving… Continue reading Ottawa Teacher RICK WATKINS (DESPATIE) charged with sex related offences involving students

HOCKEY CRUNCH Kids are Making it Fun to Watch Sens Again. Ottawa Not Far. By Jamie Gilcig

FEBRUARY 26, 2021 – Remember the Sens being in a long play off run and seats being empty? Remember that exposed mess of players trashing a coach? Ottawa Sens owner Eugene Melnyk has been tire fired an awful lot and put into place a clear game plan of dumping salary and improving the value of… Continue reading HOCKEY CRUNCH Kids are Making it Fun to Watch Sens Again. Ottawa Not Far. By Jamie Gilcig

Ottawa Police SACA Charge Teacher ALAIN PHANEUF with Sexual Assault Against Student

FEBRUARY 16, 2021 – The Ottawa Police Service Sexual Assault and Child Abuse (SACA) Section charged an Ottawa man following an investigation into allegations of Sexual assault on a student. The incidents occurred during the summer of 2017, while he was a teacher at French Alternative school, with the Conseil des écoles publiques de l’Est de… Continue reading Ottawa Police SACA Charge Teacher ALAIN PHANEUF with Sexual Assault Against Student

Ottawa Police Officer Charged w Assault & Careless Storage of Firearm #OPS

Friday, February 12, 2021   – The Ottawa Police Service has charged one of its members in relation to recent domestic incidents – one in December 2020 and one in February 2021. The officer was charged with Assault (x2), Mischief and Careless storage of a firearm. The charges relate to off-duty incidents. The officer has been… Continue reading Ottawa Police Officer Charged w Assault & Careless Storage of Firearm #OPS

Eastern Ontario Paralegal James Moak Nominated by CCLA for Inaugural Award.

JANUARY 27, 2021 – SD&G area Paralegal James Moak of Cornwallparalegal.com has been nominated for the inaugural Paralegal award by the Carleton County Law Association. (CCLA) Mr. Moak has been very busy, even through this pandemic, as his Kingston and Ottawa offices have been expanding. He also spearheaded what is referred to as “Moak Law”… Continue reading Eastern Ontario Paralegal James Moak Nominated by CCLA for Inaugural Award.

Christmas Book Review & Interview by Roy Berger: Castle Faggot by Derek McCormack.

DECEMBER 23, 2020 – Castle Faggot is a comedic straightforward novella of 85 pages by Derek McCormack with a bonus ten-page afterword by Zac Farley and Dennis Cooper. That last part exists as defense and praise for what I gather is a departure from DM’s normal writing. I admit to being innocent of reading Mr.… Continue reading Christmas Book Review & Interview by Roy Berger: Castle Faggot by Derek McCormack.

Ottawa Police Charge Long Term Care Worker Who Didn’t Quarantine After Int’l Travelling #covidiot

OCTOBER 15, 2020 – 53 year old woman charged under the Federal Quarantine Act (Ottawa) – On October 2, The Ottawa Police Service received a complaint concerning a woman that had disobeyed the Quarantine Act.  Information was received indicating that an Ottawa woman had travelled abroad.  She returned to Canada on September 26 and was… Continue reading Ottawa Police Charge Long Term Care Worker Who Didn’t Quarantine After Int’l Travelling #covidiot

Immense Line for Drive Thru COVID-19 Testing in Casselman Ontario

SEPTEMBER 21, 2020 – Massive waiting line up in the Casselman for drive through COVID testing this morning. As of 9:30 the line up was nearly one kilometre long. With the Second Wave of the deadly pandemic starting people from Ottawa are filling up the small town’s testing facility as well as from the region… Continue reading Immense Line for Drive Thru COVID-19 Testing in Casselman Ontario

Ottawa Police Office Charged Related to Domestic Incidents #OPS

AUGUST 6, 2020 – The Ottawa Police Service has arrested and charged one of its members in relation to a domestic incident. The male officer, a constable, has been arrested and charged criminally with possession of a weapon for committing an offence and uttering threats to cause death. The Ottawa Police releases information when officers… Continue reading Ottawa Police Office Charged Related to Domestic Incidents #OPS

OPP CHARGE DAVID LAMOTHE w 57 Counts RELATED TO USED MOTOR VEHICLE SALES FRAUDS SOUTH KEYS AUTO SALES

(ORILLIA, ON) – Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has charged an individual following a lengthy investigation into allegations of fraud. In July 2016, the Lanark County OPP Detachment began receiving a number of fraud complaints from consumers in relation to the purchase of used motor vehicles, automotive warranties and automobile financing, from South Keys Auto Sales. This… Continue reading OPP CHARGE DAVID LAMOTHE w 57 Counts RELATED TO USED MOTOR VEHICLE SALES FRAUDS SOUTH KEYS AUTO SALES

Eastern Ontario & Ottawa Make Wearing a Face Mask Mandatory Indoors #COVID19

JULY 6, 2020 – It might have taken awhile, but Eastern Ontario has decreed that staff and customers mask in. Months into the Coronavirus Pandemic there still is no real treatment or cure. The Cornwall area is a particularly vulnerable area. It not only is close to the Quebec border, which many locals complain about… Continue reading Eastern Ontario & Ottawa Make Wearing a Face Mask Mandatory Indoors #COVID19

Ottawa Police Charge Off Duty Officer with Impaired #OPS 050720

Off-duty officer charged with Impaired driving-related offence (Ottawa) — An off-duty Ottawa Police Service member has been charged with Impaired driving on Monday, May 4th. Police responded to calls from the public about an erratic driver in the area of Old Montreal Road and Dairy Road, at approximately 1:45pm. Constable James Monroe, 50 years old,… Continue reading Ottawa Police Charge Off Duty Officer with Impaired #OPS 050720

Ottawa Underage Sexual Trafficking Charges RAHIEM GEDDES #OPS 020720

Human Trafficking Unit laid multiple Human Trafficking charges FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, February 7, 2020    12:50pm  (Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service Human Trafficking Unit has charged an Ottawa resident with various human trafficking charges following an investigation. A survivor in this matter was identified to the Human Trafficking Unit in the fall of 2019… Continue reading Ottawa Underage Sexual Trafficking Charges RAHIEM GEDDES #OPS 020720

Ottawa Police Arrest SAFY BENAISSA for Hate Motivated Mischief 020320

Updated: Hate-Motivated Mischief – Arrest Hate-Motivated Mischief – Arrest (Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service Hate Crime Section has charged a man after an investigation into the vandalizing of an Indigenous painting at Algonquin College on January 28th. A man was arrested by Frontline patrol officers today (Feb. 1st) at Algonquin College. Safy BENAISSA, 32… Continue reading Ottawa Police Arrest SAFY BENAISSA for Hate Motivated Mischief 020320

Ottawa Man Charged x3 on 417 including Assaulting Officer 012820 #OPP

(OTTAWA, ON) – On Saturday January 25, 2020 at approximately 2:30 p.m. an officer with the Ottawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) observed a vehicle that was stopped in the westbound lanes of Highway 417 near Moodie Drive.  The officer approached the driver of the vehicle to investigate. The driver failed to identify himself to… Continue reading Ottawa Man Charged x3 on 417 including Assaulting Officer 012820 #OPP

Ottawa & Laval Lose over 800 Jobs as Loblaw Moves to Cornwall. 010820

It’s funny how a single word can potentially have such a large meaning. News of two facilities shutting down and Loblaws creating an automated distribution centre here has many asking how many jobs will be created in Cornwall and where will those employees be coming from as Cornwall has a huge shortage of qualified labour?… Continue reading Ottawa & Laval Lose over 800 Jobs as Loblaw Moves to Cornwall. 010820