Help “Save the Mayfair” this weekend at a virtual concert

Ottawa‘s only remaining independent theatre, The Mayfair, has been hard hit during the pandemic. They have had to close four separate times, operating in-between when provincial restrictions allowed it. During their fourth close, the theatre needs your help. This weekend, twenty musicians are coming together to perform in support of the theatre in an event […]

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The Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival Announces 2021 Nominees of The SSIMAs

The Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival announced the nominees of this year’s Summer Solstice Indigenous Music Awards (SSIMAs), which will be streamed live from the National Arts Centre on June 12th. The nominees were selected from a pool of 250 Canada-wide submissions by a panel of jurors comprising of Indigenous and music industry professional. The SSIMAs […]

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Indigenous folks living in cities can now book second COVID-19 vaccine 3-4 weeks after first dose

The province announced on Monday that urban Indigenous people can now book their second COVID-19 vaccine dose at the manufacturer-recommended 3-4 week period after receiving their first dose. This only applied to Indigenous people on reserve in a previous provincial vaccine rollout update. Now, First Nation, Métis and Inuit can book both doses within a […]

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Details Emerge On Next Stage of Covid-19 Vaccine Availability

The province has announced times for expanded central vaccine booking availability. As of Tuesday, people with at-risk health conditions such as dementia, diabetes and sickle cell disease, as well as Group Two of people who cannot work from home including grocery store, restaurant and transportation workers will be eligible to book an appointment to receive […]

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