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March 19, 2015
* Church Wants Shift in Planned LRT Route; Senior's Residence, Award Winning Garden at Risk. - by - Michael and Maureen Cassidy, Unitarian House residents.
* The Big Stink; Locals Forced from Homes after Sewer Fix Chemical Leak. - by - Cheryl Parrot.
* March 19, 2015: Celebrating Hockey Day at Plouffe Park Rink!; Adults and kids showed their love for the game on Valentine’s Day. - by - Lorrie Marlow, Plant Pool Recreation Association and Hintonburg Recreation Association.
* Eugene O’Neill Play at Carleton; Chamber Theatre Hintonburg returns to the tavern April 2-18. - by - Allyson Domanski.
* Coming To A Corner Near You!; Community Mail Boxes Arriving soon in Westboro. - by - Gary Ludington, vice chair, Westboro Community Association.
* Report From City Hall; Local Councillor Replies to Your Issues. - by - Jeff Leiper, Councillor, Kitchissippi Ward.
* Photo Inset: Safe Streets Working Group Survey. - by - Safe Streets Working Group. (+Extra info)
* Community Police Report; Crime Prevention - Lock your Doors. - by - Cst. Dawn Neilly.
* Security and Liberty with Bill C-51; Politics vs Protections. - by - Paul Dewar, M.P.
* Bend It in the ‘Burg with the Ottawa Cougars; Free Soccer Program Ages 7-14, March 24 to May 12. - by - Lorrie Marlow, Hintonburg Recreation Association and Plant Pool Recreation Association.
* Unconventional Fibre Art Will Wow Visitors; Out of the Box presents 4th Fibre Fling. - by - Doreen Meyer.
* Photo Inset: A House Built in a Day. - by - Gary Ludington (Photo).
* Hello Newswest!; More News-bits and Local Rumblings. - by - staff.

* (Online-only) Letter to the Editor; Proposed Multi-Use Pathway Spot is a Mountain of Snow! - by - Cheryl Parrot.
* (Online-only) Photo Essay: Out of the Box Artists Return to Fibre Fling 4 (April 10th - 11th). - by - Out of the Box Artists.

April 16, 2015
The Perils of Reporting Graffiti; No good deed goes unpunished? - by - Larry Hudon and Carol Lethbridge. (More pics Online)
* A Snow Dump on Private Property; the heart of the City? - by - Cheryl Parrott.
* Change is Growth; Broadview School Rebuild. - by - Jeanne Inch. (More pics Online)
* Concert for Kitties; Street of Rock fills the Carleton. - by - Gabby Mosurinjohn-Lockey.
* West End Window Shopping; Charity and Creativity Come Together. - by - Adrian Mulligan. (Full pics Online)
* Rosemount Library; A literary gem due for an upgrade. - by - Blaine Marchand. (More pics Online)
* The Intern Protection Act; Interns or just free labour? - by - Paul Dewar, MP Ottawa Centre.
* Cst Neilly’s Neighbourhood; Spring Security Tips. - by - Cst Dawn Neilly.
* Balcony Gardens; A Daily Dose of “Vitamin G”. - by - Hilary Kemsley.
* WBCA Welcomes Spring; An Evening with Bruce De Labio (April 28th). - by - Elliot Rodger.

* (Online-only) A Poet Among the Peonies; Local Volunteer Tells A Tale of Flowers and of the CEF long ago (April 28). - by - Mary Ann Smythe.
* (Online-only) Review: Chamber Theatre Hintonburg’s “The Hairy Ape” at Carleton Tavern (until April 18th). - by - Allyson Domanski.
* (Online-only) Newswest Garden Calendar. - by - Staff.

May 14, 2015
* Westboro Musician’s Message for Pianists; Stay tuned. - by - Tim Thibeault.
* Letter to the Editor: Where There’s Smoke...; Municipal hypocrisy ignores a smouldering truth. - by - Pat O’Brien.
* The Money Shot; Photo exhibit highlights the best (in famous musician photos). - by - Lorrie Marlow. (more pics Online)
* Capital Ukrainian Festival; Annual celebration starts in Westboro (July 24-26). - by - Ukrainian Canadian Congress Organizing Committee.
* Battle of the Atlantic; Westboro cenotaph ceremony marks anniversary. - by - Mike Ruddy.
* Shopping Then and Now; How time flies. (Westgate Mall in the '60s) - by - Anna Borris.
* Emma Robe; 1945-2015. - by - Lorrie Marlow (photo). (more pics Online)
* Photo Inset: Parkdale Off Ramp Widening; Pavement replaces houses, yards and trees. - by - Tim Thibeault (photo).
* What’s in Your Garden?; The real dirt on fake soil. - by - Hilary Kemsley.
* The Little Media Campaign That Didn’t; Orange bike blaze faded. - by - Debra Huron.
* Photo Inset: Hip Hop Artists Gather Round. - by - Lorrie Marlow (photo). (Full pics Online)
* Photo Mock-up: A Westboro Park to get group mailboxes; Neighbours unamused at placement. - by - G. Ludington (photo).
* Photo Inset: Volunteers Clean up Scott Street; and its Hillbilly Hydro pole; - by - staff(photo).
* Cst. Neilly’s Neighbourhood; Traffic courtesy always a good idea. - by - Cst Dawn Neilly.