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The Glebe has two brand new fitness centres for you – both promising a dramatic improvement from the current fitness landscape. We also welcome the new BeaverTails stand at the Lansdowne rink.

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Planning the future of our community

The Glebe Community Association (GCA) is a voluntary, non-profit, membership-based organization that is dedicated to protecting and improving our community. Please take time to fill out our community survey (paper versions available in the print copies of the Glebe Report; read more for the online link). The purpose of this survey is to understand your views and determine priorities for the GCA.

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Ottawa Municipal Election

Further to the Glebe Report’s coverage of the Ottawa election in our September issue, we are pleased to bring you statements from these additional candidates. Mayoral, Councillor, and Trustee candidates were asked to keep their responses and biographies to no more than 290 words, and the Glebe Report pledged to publish them “as received” (edited only for length.)

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Memories of Lansdowne… it wasn’t just the Rough Riders

By Joe Scanlon The return of football to Lansdowne Park – under the new name of Redblacks – brings back many memories, not just of the Rough Riders and not even just of football. Football at Lansdowne back in the day Between 1943 and 1947, there were two football teams in Ottawa – the Rough [...]

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Living with Lansdowne

By Brian Mitchell Phase one: the stadium By the time this article is printed, we will know if the July 18 “miracle” was repeated. Many Glebe residents described the Redblack’s home-opener at TD Place as one of the “quietest football games at Lansdowne ever.” And yet there really were 24,000 fans in attendance! Bank Street [...]

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