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’It’s becoming a must-have’: How an Ottawa coworking hub is riding the work-from-凯发真人娱乐官方网站home revolution

’It’s becoming a must-have’: How an Ottawa coworking hub is riding the work-from-凯发真人娱乐官方网站home revolution

Workers everywhere are being liberated from their offices — either by choice or by necessity — and Coworkly’s Maher Arar is helping make that shift possible.
Finding lockdown niche now allowing Ottawa's Brew Donkey to aid in-person craft beer scene

Finding lockdown niche now allowing Ottawa's Brew Donkey to aid in-person craft beer scene

The craft beer industry has worked hard to meet customers half-way during the COVID-19 pandemic, and tour company Brew Donkey feels it still has a role to play in that process.
'It's not just shopping': Ottawa's Freewheeling Craft taking local market online

'It's not just shopping': Ottawa's Freewheeling Craft taking local market online

“A lot of people do a virtual market, but it’s just a website,” Amanda Cockburn says. “I want people to kind of experience more than that.”
Meet Ottawa's Mya Beaudry: the nine year old behind Kokom Scrunchies

Meet Ottawa's Mya Beaudry: the nine year old behind Kokom Scrunchies

What started as a fundraiser for the summer pow wow has turned into a full-fledged business for Beaudry, and a chance to honour her Indigenous role models.
’Not quite cafe, not quite grocery store:' Ottawa's Le Suq launches Levantine market experience

’Not quite cafe, not quite grocery store:' Ottawa's Le Suq launches Levantine market experience

In the unofficial shawarma capital of North America, Donald Batal has big ideas for his new food concept.
B Masked harnessing the power of Ottawa's local bees, for your face

B Masked harnessing the power of Ottawa's local bees, for your face

A small, sustainable skin-care line from Kinburn, B Masked has started earning praise and support for its natural approach to skin care.
Nepean coffee roaster Francesco's a 'barometer of the economy' through COVID-19

Nepean coffee roaster Francesco's a 'barometer of the economy' through COVID-19

Owner Pietro Comino started the company as a passion project in the early 2000's after moving to Ottawa from Italy.
Ten years in the making, Ottawa-based app Vaultt gives caregivers control over their personal documents

Ten years in the making, Ottawa-based app Vaultt gives caregivers control over their personal documents

For members of the ‘sandwich generation,’ caregiving can mean disorganization and stress, but Audrey Bond says it doesn't have to.
Fine art printmaking in a Zoom World: Shoebox Studio on surviving back-to-back slowdowns

Fine art printmaking in a Zoom World: Shoebox Studio on surviving back-to-back slowdowns

First it was Elgin Street construction, then COVID-19 — but through it all, Shoebox Studio has managed to build a fine art printmaking hub and build a killer reputation among artists.
'Life comes from compost:' Ottawa's The Box of Life bringing worm composting to 凯发真人娱乐官方网站home gardens

'Life comes from compost:' Ottawa's The Box of Life bringing worm composting to 凯发真人娱乐官方网站home gardens

For urban farmers and quarantine gardeners alike, worm compositing could be the next big step in sustainability, says Akil Mesiwala.
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