Rockcliffe News

Heritage Matters: June 2018

Heritage Matters Recent Developments Around Rockcliffe Park 132 Lisgar Road The City has approved additions to both sides of this Grade I house. The additions will be set back from the façade of the house, lower than the house, and similar in materials and expression. However, the south side addition will be only 4.9 feet […]

Wildlife Notes: June 2018

Wildlife Notes: June 2018 Foxes have been the talk of the western part of the Village, New Edinburgh and Lindenlea this season with many sightings of one or more handsome adults, hunting in daylight. On April 6, a fox was spotted running across MacKay into the grounds of Rideau Hall. Two days later Tazim Lal […]

Elmwood School News: June 2018

Elmwood School News: June 2018 Elmwood Theatre Sweeps the Cappies Nominations Nominations are in for the Cappies – Ottawa’s answer to the Oscars – and Elmwood Theatre is up for a record-breaking 13 awards for its recent production of “Oliver Twist”: Critic Team – Mentored by Teresa Marquis Cappies Critic – Jagnoor Saran Cappies Critic […]

Ashbury College News: June 2018

Ashbury College News: June 2018 Springfest 2018 Ashbury’s campus came alive in mid-May with our annual Springfest celebration, a sun-filled day to usher in the season! The morning started off with the Guild Plant Sale and our now-famous Colour Run. Students, staff, alumni and our Head of School all participated in this fun and colourful […]

2018 Municipal Election

2018 Municipal Election Questions about the 2018 Municipal Election and issues that affect Rockcliffe Park? Visit our page on Events and Issues under the Community tab to learn more about the issues before casting your vote.

Wildlife Notes: April 2018

Wildlife Notes: April 2018 Following my note in January about focusing on Tree Swallow nesting boxes around the lake, Iola and I have just installed two new boxes on poles in the east marsh. We were most kindly helped in installing a new pole by ice-fishers Michael and his son Lucas. A box in the […]

Elmwood School News: April 2018

Elmwood School News: April 2018 Magnificent Musicians! Elmwood was well represented at the Capital Region Musicfest and our musicians came away with outstanding commendations. Our 7 and 8 Concert Bands each earned silver awards and the Senior Concert Band was unanimously awarded gold for their musical and mature performance by the panel of judges. In […]

Heritage Matters: April 2018

Heritage Matters The RPRA and its Heritage Committee have started a series of events to engage Rockclifffe Park residents and other Heritage Conservation Districts in Ottawa in a dialogue on heritage issues. This started with a talk by Julian Smith–internationally recognized expert in heritage architecture, planning, and conservation – at our Community Hall on March […]

Ashbury College News: April 2018

Ashbury College News: April 2018 Ashbury Travels Ashbury students have been actively living the school’s ‘international engagement’ value as they participate in various school trips around the world. Grade 6 and 7 students recently participated in a cultural and linguistic exchange in Cuernavaca, Mexico, while other Grade 8, 9, and 10 girls attended an engineering […]

Rockcliffe Park Public School News: April 2018

Rockcliffe Park Public School News: April 2018 The Kids’ Lit quiz has been running for 27 years and was started by a man named Wayne Mills, the Quizmaster. Rockcliffe Park Public School had three teams entered into this amazing competition. Eighteen other teams from schools in the Ottawa area also competed. Something amazing happened for […]


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