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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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Businesswoman of the Year Awards Gala celebrates the success of Ottawa women

BYA dinner fêtes 12 finalists, announces four winners for top awards. The WBN Businesswoman of the Year Awards Gala was full of hugs, tears of joy and expressed gratitude as it honoured 12 Ottawa women for their entrepreneurial and professional achievements. The glitzy black-tie dinner and awards ceremony, presented by […]

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Ottawa hotel owners expand portfolio with new Homewood Suites by Hilton

Only in the hotel industry could you get away with comparing someone to Donald Trump, one of the most controversial leaders in modern history. That’s because – whether you love him or hate him – the U.S. president has managed to forge a successful real estate career in the hotel industry, much […]

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How an Ottawa convention centre made its kitchen kosher for a day

A rabbi walks into a kitchen with a blowtorch… It sounds like the start of a joke, but it’s actually the start of the process of kosherizing a kitchen. It’s Sunday morning and the kitchen staff at the Infinity Convention Centre in Ottawa are stepping around their own kitchen carefully. […]

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Celebrating Ottawa tourism staff at 2017 Stars of the City

Infinity Convention Centre was full of stars on Tuesday night as Ottawa Tourism honoured local hospitality and service industry staff that went the extra mile to deliver excellent customer service this past year. Among recipients were the Lord Elgin Hotel and its restaurant Grill 41, which received three separate honours on […]

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Infinity Convention Centre brings Midas Touch to Ottawa Cancer Foundation dinner

You might say that Dhadkan has a heart of gold, following its Midas Touch-themed benefit dinner held Friday at the new Infinity Convention Centre. The Indo-Canadian community-based organization, named after the Hindi word for heartbeat, has raised more than $10 million in charitable donations since it began 15 years ago. […]

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