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Back with a Fury

Barrhaven native Eddie Edward is thrilled to be back home after being acquired by the Ottawa Fury.
Jeff Morris photo
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Tsega convicted of manslaughter in murder of Michael Swan
Barrhaven teen Michael Swan was killed on Feb. 22, 2010 when three masked men broke into his home looking for cash and marijuana.
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An eye exam is the perfect thing to add to your child’s back to school list
Ashley Robinson and Jessie Franken were at the Barrhaven Optometric Centre display at Barrhaven’s Canada Day celebration.
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Annual BBQ for Ward 22 to take place July 23 at Cresthaven Park
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In the News

Congratulations to the organizers and volunteers for another great Canada Day

Barrhaven Councillor Jan Harder, left,  joined in the celebrations for another amazing Canada Day in Barrhaven.
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The most forgotten team in Canadian history
The 1904 Winnipeg Shamrocks won gold at the 1904 St. Louis Olympics, but there are no photos or records of the Canadian Team from the Six Nations reserve that claimed bronze.
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