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Editorial Guidelines

We accept articles and letters from members of the community about the community. All residents and business people in the Glebe are welcome to submit articles and letters to the editor.

Coverage includes reports on current and emerging issues important to the community, as well as articles reflecting the wide range of interests and perspectives of people residing and working in the Glebe. We seek original, unpublished articles that create context and convey up-to-date information on common concerns. We highlight initiatives, projects, programs, events, services and businesses in the community.

We invite you to submit profiles, opinion pieces, book reviews, creative writing and essays, photography and art work for consideration. All ages are welcome to submit articles.

Articles and letters by those outside the community may be accepted if space is available or by prior arrangement with the editor. We reserve the right to edit all articles and letters for publication. Selected articles will be published both in print and in an online version to be viewed on this website


Copyright on individual texts, photos or representations of artworks belongs to the creators, who
by voluntarily submitting their material, grant the Glebe Report one-time rights to publish their work in both the print and online editions. Please let us know if you have submitted your work elsewhere.

Articles and Letters

Material must be received in the office by 5 p.m. on editorial deadline date and include, where there are photos, both photo credits and captions.

Word Count: 725-750 words for articles, and 100-300 words for letters.

Contact information: Please include your name, phone number, home address, email address.

Hard copy: Handwritten/typed, sent or dropped off to the Glebe Report office at 175 Third Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1S 2K2.

Electronic copy: Word.doc or rtf (rich text format) sent as an attachment to

For articles, please send one line of relevant biographical information on the author.


To be included with your article submission as an attachment with the following characteristics:

Send colour, high-resolution (200-300 pixels per inch, or a minimum 2-megabyte file), uncropped photos as .jpg attachments, or bring CD, DVD, or originals for scanning to the office. Please include captions and photo credits (photographer’s name) in the body of the email.

Unless taken at a public event, obtain express permission to publish photos in the Glebe Report print and online versions.

If minors are identifiable, written confirmation of permission from parents must be obtained and sent to the editor before the publication date.

For further information, please refer to the Glebe Report Editorial Policies and Practices document Click here.