News and events

A fundraising dinner in Beechwood Cemetery for Partage Vanier
Businesses and friends gather for a dinner to raise funds for Partage Vanier, which serves part of  Ottawa-Vanier’s riding where
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Coworkly draws a new generation of entrepreneurs to Vanier
Montreal Road space to mark International Coworking Day on Aug. 9 From startup founders to freelancers to federal bureaucrats, professionals
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“Why have one scoop when you can have two?”
Lindsay Taub, the owner of Sundae School, reflects on what it’s genuinely like to be the official “Ice Cream lady”
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Mercado Latino
Fernanda Ocampo, on how Mexican vacations turns Canadians into new customers “I come from Acapulco, in Southern Mexico. I followed
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Unique restaurants, specialty food shops turn Vanier into a destination for foodies
Beechwood Avenue, Montreal Road and McArthur Avenue each offer unique flavours Where in Ottawa can chefs find a full-sized octopus,
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People of Vanier: SconeWitch owner Heather Matthews
SconeWitch owner Heather Matthews, who never eats a scone that is more than 10 minutes removed from the oven, recalls
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People of Vanier: The Beechwood Avenue baristas of The Ministry of Coffee
Manager Julia Norris and her staff share their favourite requests from customers and why they love working on Beechwood Avenue.
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Family-fun planned for annual fall festival
BeechFest – a new year, a new name for Beechwood’s annual fall festival Beechwood Avenue’s annual fall festival is getting
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Grants available for Vanier businesses to share ‘What’s Good In the Hood’
BIA offers merchants a chance to let Vanier’s culture shine and build creative spark Many Vanier merchants and residents might
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Cathie Orfalie, president, Money Advisors at 235 Montreal Rd.
Cathie Orfali recalls how she got into the “money business” “As a teenager I loved to work and was very
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