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Zita Taylor, dedicated Glebe Report Circulation Manager

Eleven times a year, snow, rain, hail, ice storms notwithstanding, the Glebe Report arrives with unfailing regularity on our doorstep or at businesses in the Glebe, the Sunnyside library, schools and other locations for convenient pick-up. For this we have to thank Zita Taylor and her team of area captains and about 180 deliverers who distribute 7,000 papers throughout the area.

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Great Glebe Garage Sale – Saturday, May 28

With spring finally in the air, it is time to start thinking about getting ready for the Great Glebe Garage Sale (GGGS). This year, the neighbourhood-wide garage sale takes place on Saturday, May 28, from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m., rain or shine! However, as veterans of the event well know, the keen shoppers will be out searching for the best buys as early as 7 a.m.

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Book sale: formerly First Avenue and now Mutchmor

The students moved, the teachers moved and the book sale moved too. The book sale that has been a fixture of the Glebe community’s springtime calendar for 33 years will be held at Mutchmor Public School for the first time this year, from April 21 to 24.

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What the Glebe Parks Committee does

Spring has sprung and volunteers on the Glebe Community Association’s Parks Committee (the Glebe Parks Committee, or GPC) are planning our neighbourhood cleanup. Tim Horton’s sponsored “Cleaning the Capital” event runs from March 15 until the end of May 2016, with its special cleaning weekend on April 23 and 24.

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Mary Halipchak: strength, bravery and happiness

It is amazing what life stories can be told by our neighbours when we ask and listen. Mary Halipchak has lived in Canada for 67 years and in the Glebe for 65 years. Her story is one of bravery, smarts and strength, though she was underestimated.

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DEFT Learning Academy committed to student success

Options for after-school learning have just expanded with the opening of DEFT Learning Academy in the Glebe, a centre that offers academic enrichment and remedial programs in math and English language arts for students in grades 1 to 12.

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