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12 Leading Ottawa Businesswomen Honoured in Record Breaking Gala Event Hosted at Infinity Convention Centre.

The finalists of the ‘Businesswoman of the Year’ award were celebrated in a sold-out gala event organized by the Women’s Business Network before the four winners were announced. The crowd of 450 women and men celebrated the accomplishments of the four winners in glitzy, glamorous style, enjoying food, fun, and […]

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Black Tie & White Tulips

Former Disney On Ice professional figure skaters, Nathan and Michael, tied the knot in the chicest way possible. Black and white was the overall theme, with pops of greenery and white tulips (to tie in the fact that Ottawa hosts the Tulip Festival every year). Click here to view all […]

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Singer Kathleen Edwards performs at Royal Ottawa’s record-breaking Inspiration Awards Gala

Black-tie dinner raises $521K for mental health research and care, auctions off two private concerts with Edwards. The 16th Annual Inspiration Awards Gala for the Royal Ottawa Foundation for Mental Health offered up a bit of magic, a lot of hope and a very special performance from Canadian singer-songwriter and […]

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Kaleidoscope of Hope raises funds, awareness of youth mental health, substance abuse

Eighth annual soirée features live gospel singing, fire-breathing performances, stunning decor. You could feel a warm glow of optimism at this year’s Kaleidoscope of Hope Soirée: Start A Fire as organizers shone a critical light on an often dark issue — youth mental health and teen substance abuse.  Some 500 […]

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A Family Affair. A match that was designed to be.

It seems that Cassandra Petrella and Gino Urbisci were destined to marry long before their first date. Both from traditional Italian families, they met frequently in large gatherings. Both of them had been baptized in St. Anthony of Padua Church in Ottawa, the church where both sets of parents were […]

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Blue Door Gala raises $107K for life-changing programs at Ottawa Mission

Lawrence Greenspon, Sheila Whyte and Michael Moffatt serve as co-chairs of second annual gala. Normally when you walk through The Ottawa Mission’s blue front doors, you enter an old downtown building that provides basic services, like food and shelter, to those in need. On Thursday night, however, the blue doors […]

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ICOBC + Infinity Cares Present ‘Treats of India’ in support of Bruyère

  ‘Treats of India’ In support of Bruyère Thursday December 6th 20187 pm At the Infinity Convention Centre (2901 Gibford Drive, Ottawa)   Click here to purchase your ticket.   The Infinity Convention Centre will transform into a time capsule of celebrations. The evening will highlight the ICOBC awards along […]

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Negev Dinner honours Ottawa hockey star Daniel Alfredsson

Daniel Alfredsson got a hero’s welcome as he took to the stage Tuesday night as this year’s honouree of the Jewish National Fund of Ottawa’s Negev Dinner, held at the Infinity Convention Centre. “Al-fie, Al-fie!” the crowd chanted as the former long-time captain of the Ottawa Senators was presented with a citation […]

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U.S. Ambassador Kelly Craft hosts 4th of July party catered by the Infinity Convention Centre

Over a raised glass of good ol’ Kentucky bourbon, U.S. Ambassador Kelly Craft kicked off the embassy’s annual 4th of July Celebration with a toast “to what is genuinely a wonderful friendship” between Canada and the United States, while acknowledging that the relationship is under stress and strain. Canada and the U.S. have […]

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Ottawa Humane Society Garden Party raises $96K for animal welfare

A parade of adopted pets stole the show, along with everyone’s hearts, at the 2018 Ottawa Humane Society Garden Party held at the Horticulture Building at Lansdowne on Wednesday. The cute canines and furry feline were introduced on stage by Majic 100 radio host Katherine Dines, who listed the animals’ […]

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