Graham Fire Station No. 10

Driving along Sunnyside Avenue in Old Ottawa South, one could easily miss this beautiful gabled and buttressed structure nestled on the corner of Fairbairn Street across from Saint Margaret Mary Parish.  This stucco, brick and stone bungalow once had a red tiled roof and depending on which resource you consult, has been described as either … [Read more…]

Dancing Bear

Walking in the heart of the Byward Market you might come upon this whimsical Dancing Bear sculpture.The Dancing Bear is hidden in the Jeanne D’arc Court and accessible through three walkways, two off York Street and one off Clarence Street.  It’s nestled at the centre of a quiet courtyard surrounded by several heritage buildings and newer … [Read more…]