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Local hockey legend Liam Maguire parlays love of hockey into a one-of-a-kind career

Local hockey legend Liam Maguire parlays love of hockey into a one-of-a-kind career

If the NHL had an award for "most knowledgeable hockey historian", Liam Maguire would win, hands-down.
From boyhood dream to reality: what being a mechanic means in an industry on the cusp of change

From boyhood dream to reality: what being a mechanic means in an industry on the cusp of change

While other mechanics are shying away from an industry taking on new technologies, Dan Rached of Dakota Automotive is taking the challenges of learning something new head on.
Red Bird Live, Ottawa's newest venue and music school, hits the right note with local music scene

Red Bird Live, Ottawa's newest venue and music school, hits the right note with local music scene

With his new music club Red Bird Live, entrepreneur Geoff Cass hopes to complement the Old Ottawa South music scene.
Ottawa's music man: How Spaceman Music School turned the beat around during COVID-19

Ottawa's music man: How Spaceman Music School turned the beat around during COVID-19

When Spaceman Music's owners were looking for a way to use vacant drum studios, Rey Sabatin suggested they start a music school.
Elgin Street florist Belfiore Flowers knows the power of flowers for every occasion

Elgin Street florist Belfiore Flowers knows the power of flowers for every occasion

With Valentine's Day around the corner, Belfiore Flower's Minoo Banaei is expecting this week to be busy, and emotional.
The more artist Christopher Griffin creates, the more cha-ching it means for Ottawa charities

The more artist Christopher Griffin creates, the more cha-ching it means for Ottawa charities

Without intending to, the Ottawa resident found success as one of the city's most visible artists.
'If not now, when?:' Young Ottawa couple throw caution to wind, open Bad Dog vintage clothing

'If not now, when?:' Young Ottawa couple throw caution to wind, open Bad Dog vintage clothing

“Having a street front address on Bank Street was a dream for us,” says Luke Webster. “Getting a lease when you're 21 isn't the easiest.”
From punk rock to perogies: Ottawa's House of TARG aims to outlast COVID

From punk rock to perogies: Ottawa's House of TARG aims to outlast COVID

Paul "Yogi" Granger opened the House of TARG as a place he and his friends would feel comfortable in back in 2014.
Owner of Ottawa's Farm2Fork selling, moving business model to 'easier' U.S. market

Owner of Ottawa's Farm2Fork selling, moving business model to 'easier' U.S. market

“I really love Canada and would like to stay, but it's too hard to make small, innovative businesses work in Canada,” Jonnel Sloane says. “It's tough being an entrepreneur in Canada compared to the U.S."
Ottawa's Maverick's Donuts eying further expansion after pandemic

Ottawa's Maverick's Donuts eying further expansion after pandemic

Co-owner Gen Vivian says she's never afraid to try something new.
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