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<b>Remember This?</b> Canada's first woman senator

Remember This? Canada's first woman senator

Cairine Wilson's appointment was almost stillborn as her husband was apparently opposed to her taking paid employment, and had informed the Governor General that she would decline the nomination. She quickly set the record straight and accepted the Prime Minister's nomination over her husband's objections.
<b>Remember This?</b> The phantom air raid

Remember This? The phantom air raid

Government buildings were blacked out, as Ottawans believed German planes were on their way.
<b>Remember This?</b> The first Ottawa International Dog Derby

Remember This? The first Ottawa International Dog Derby

Tens of thousands of spectators turned up in downtown Ottawa to watch the first ever dog sledding derby held in the region.
<b>Remember This?</b> Sabatoge on Parliament Hill?

Remember This? Sabatoge on Parliament Hill?

Debate was interrupted February 3, 1916 by a commotion at the far end of the Commons chamber.
<b>Remember This?</b> The Bank of Ottawa

Remember This? The Bank of Ottawa

The Bank of Ottawa was taken over by the Bank of Nova Scotia, and it was, for the most part, friendly.
<b>Remember This?</b> Dawson City challenges Ottawa for Stanley Cup

Remember This? Dawson City challenges Ottawa for Stanley Cup

In the fall of 1904, the reigning Stanley Cup champions, Ottawa's Silver Seven, the forerunners of the Ottawa Senators, were challenged by an upstart team from Dawson City, Yukon called the Dawson City Nuggets, or sometimes the Dawson City Klondikers. 
<b>Remember This?</b> Winter's icy grip

Remember This? Winter's icy grip

The ice storm of 1998 was Canada's largest natural disaster with estimated losses of roughly $5.5-billion.
<b>Remember This?</b> Queen Victoria chooses Ottawa

Remember This? Queen Victoria chooses Ottawa

Canadian legislators only narrowly ratified the Queen's decision; a change of three votes from yea to nay would have nixed it.
<b>Remember This?</b> Santa makes a special visit to Ottawa

Remember This? Santa makes a special visit to Ottawa

This week's history feature looks back on a magical Christmas Eve in Ottawa, 1896.
<b>Remember This?</b> Building Parliament

Remember This? Building Parliament

The final cost of the three buildings was $2.9-million, four times the original budget.
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