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David Rattray is our 2017 Glen Dicks
Person of the Year


David Rattray, who has been a driving force behind many community initiatives, is our 2016 Barrhaven Independent Glen Dicks Person of the Year.
Mike Carroccetto photo
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Primo Storage and Trailer Sales has grown from its grass roots with Barrhaven
Primo is located on Moodie Drive just north of Fallowfield Road in Barrhaven.
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Maddy’s Gala marks tenth anniversary at Shaw Centre next month
Barrhaven’s Maddy Otto passed away at the age of five at Roger’s House in 2007. The tenth annual Maddy’s Gala, held in her honour, will take place Feb. 11 at the Shaw Centre.
Photo courtesy of the Otto family
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Three Raiders teams reach finals of Bell Capital Cup Hockey Tournament
Nepean Raiders players skate away after congratulating goalie Marc Siwy (31) for his shutout win over the Leitrim Hawks during Bell Capital Cup Atom House 'C' hockey action at the Nepean Sportsplex last Wednesday (December 28, 2016). Nepean advanced to the quarterfinals undefeated before losing 4-0 to the Rockland Nats. Siwy had a 1.25 GAA and earned two shutouts during the tournament.
Mike Carroccetto photo
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In the News

Honour Roll and library volunteer loves to help people


St. Francis Xavier High School Honour Roll student and volunteer Hannah Eder loves to help people.
Phill Potter photo
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A wonderful year with our temporary pup and future guide dog
 
Erin Greco with her temporary pup and future guide dog, Elanco.
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