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<b>Remember This?</b> The cross-city tunnel

Remember This? The cross-city tunnel

City of Ottawa officials were grappling with a decision to dig a tunnel more than 100 years before one was built for light rail transit.
<b>Remember This?</b> The Dominion Observatory

Remember This? The Dominion Observatory

The Dominion Astrophysical Observatory on Observatory Hill was completed in 1918. It quickly became world renowned for its research into the Milky Way.
<b>Remember This?</b> The Chinese laundry tax

Remember This? The Chinese laundry tax

A look back at a piece of Ottawa and Canada's discriminatory past.
<b>Remember This?</b> The Stopwatch Gang

Remember This? The Stopwatch Gang

An infamous trio of bank robbers got their start in Ottawa.
<b>Remember This?</b> The assassination of Thomas D'Arcy McGee

Remember This? The assassination of Thomas D'Arcy McGee

McGee was shot at point blank range as he bent down to insert his key into his front door lock.
<b>Remember This?</b> The OC Transpo massacre

Remember This? The OC Transpo massacre

For many Ottawa residents, the terrible events of April 6, 1999, which resulted in the deaths of six people, are burned into their memories.
<b>Remember This?</b> Eugène Larment: The last man hanged in Ottawa

Remember This? Eugène Larment: The last man hanged in Ottawa

Looking back at the life of the last man to ever be hanged in Ottawa, and the circumstances which lead to his death.
<b>Remember This?</b> Lord Stanley's Cup

Remember This? Lord Stanley's Cup

Taking a look back at the creation of the Stanley Cup, which dates back to this day in Ottawa, 127 years ago.
<b>Remember This?</b> The tragic death of Lieutenant-Colonel William Barker, V.C.

Remember This? The tragic death of Lieutenant-Colonel William Barker, V.C.

Looking back on the life and somewhat mysterious death of "The most decorated war hero in the history of Canada and the British Empire."
<b>Remember This?</b> The mystery of the wandering ballots

Remember This? The mystery of the wandering ballots

George Landerkin, a civil servant working for the Ministry of the Interior, living at 171 Fifth Avenue, was walking along Alymer Avenue. As he strode along the road, he spotted black-edged papers lying on the pavement and blowing in the wind. He reached down and picked one up. On it was printed two names -- Thomas M. Birkett and Robert Russell Sparks.
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