Skip to content

Remember This?

<b>Remember This?</b> A "Canadian" princess

Remember This? A "Canadian" princess

The birth of Princess Margriet helped cement a lasting bond between the peoples of Canada and the Netherlands.
<b>Remember This?</b> Ottawa's rink

Remember This? Ottawa's rink

As we wait for the Rideau Canal Skateway to open for the 2020 season, we take a look back at the history of skating on the waterway.
<b>Remember This?</b> The Royal Canadian Mint

Remember This? The Royal Canadian Mint

The Canadian banking community was divided over the issue of a Canadian mint in the early 1900s.
<b>Remember This?</b> The Galloping Gourmet

Remember This? The Galloping Gourmet

Graham Kerr's famous cooking show was filmed in Ottawa.
<b>Remember This?</b> The 'talkies' come to Ottawa

Remember This? The 'talkies' come to Ottawa

Ottawa became one of the first Canadian cities to start showing movies with sound, on Boxing Day in 1928.
<b>Remember This?</b> The Chaudière Ring Dam

Remember This? The Chaudière Ring Dam

Looking back on how the Chaudière Ring Dam changed life for those in the Ottawa region.
<b>Remember This?</b> The Inter-Provincial bridge, a.k.a. The Royal Alexandra Bridge

Remember This? The Inter-Provincial bridge, a.k.a. The Royal Alexandra Bridge

Taking a look at how the Alexandria Bridge came to be.
<b>Remember This?</b> Armistice Day

Remember This? Armistice Day

News that World War I had ended sent Ottawans into a frenzy. The celebrations started immediately, when news broke just after 3 a.m. on a Monday morning.
<b>Remember This?</b> Smallpox and the Porter Island isolation hospital

Remember This? Smallpox and the Porter Island isolation hospital

"Nothing is to be seen apart from the smallpox camp but tin cans, ashes, dead rats, decaying vegetables and fish," said the Ottawa Evening Journal. Many exposed to smallpox hid in fear of being forced to Porter’s Island.
<b>Remember This?</b> The champagne bank robber

Remember This? The champagne bank robber

When Boyne Lester johnson was finally caught, he said that he always wanted to know what it was like to have lots of money.
Rogers Sports & Media
2001 Thurston Drive Ottawa, ON, K1G 6C9
© 2006-2022 Rogers Sports & Media. All rights reserved.
push icon
Be the first to read breaking stories. Enable push notifications on your device. Disable anytime.
No thanks