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Introducing the Glebe Community Café (gcCafé)

by Sarah Wilson Soon there will be a new café opening on our doorstep at the Glebe Community Centre (GCC), called the Glebe Community Café, or gcCafé. The grand opening will take place on Saturday, October 1, and you’re invited! The gcCafé has been born out of a vision to develop a food and beverage [...]

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Fifth Avenue Spa and Nails – taking pampering to the next level

Lina Jimenez is the owner of Fifth Avenue Spa and Nails, a new business that opened in the Glebe in May 2016. She understands the importance and impact of the services she offers to customers who are tired, who just want to feel good and who want to spend a bit of time relaxing, whether the treatment is a facial, massage, wax, pedicure or manicure.

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Pulse recipes from The Pantry: a Carolyn Best legacy

The first thought that surfaced when I heard that The Pantry was closing its doors for good was “… and what about all those recipes?” Read on
for some great lentil recipes from The Pantry’s chef, Carolyn Best.

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Hampstead: the Glebe on steroids?

Recent trips to London to visit our son and his wife have given us the opportunity to become acquainted with Hampstead, an area in north central London that bears many similarities to the Glebe.

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Summer reading

Summer is the time to catch up on the reading you promised yourself all the frenetic winter long. Here are some suggestions from Gillian Campbell, Sylvie Chartrand of the Ottawa Public Library, Ian McKercher and Ildiko Sumegi.

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The Brown’s Inlet mariners are back

Members of the Rideau Nautical Modelers are back on Wednesday evenings at the Brown’s Inlet pond (Holmwood and Craig). Peter and Sheldon Ebenhoech and Adrian Camfield started using the pond in the summer of 2015 to navigate their model ships. Peter Ebenhoech was captivated from a young age by the radio-controlled models. He once saw a model on this very pond at the age of 13 and joined the Capital Marine Modellers boat club, which used this pond for a few years.

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