The MPCA, MPCC and NCC want to hear your name suggestions for the Blasdell Bridge

Image of man fustrated by incivility

Let’s try to contribute to an increase in civility

From rocketing food and gas prices and growing inflation to higher interest rates and soaring crime rates, everything around us… Continue reading “Let’s try to contribute to an increase in civility”

Cropped section of illustration by Assama Basalamah of bird on tree trunk fro feature article about soft landings

Why your trees need a soft landing this spring

We have many keystone trees in Manor Park such as sugar maples and oaks, but too many simply have grass… Continue reading “Why your trees need a soft landing this spring”

A cropped portion of a photo of seedlings available at micronursery A Cultivated Art

Micro-nursery fuels growth in native plants

Sundaura Alford-Purvis became passionate about native plants after adding a few to their small Vanier backyard and watching the dramatic… Continue reading “Micro-nursery fuels growth in native plants”

A cropped image of Bytown Voices choir performing during their December 2023 concert

Bytown Voices Community Choir celebrates nature in spring concert

The Bytown Voices Community Choir welcomes you to attend their spring concert entitled Home: Songs of Belonging, Land and Connection…. Continue reading “Bytown Voices Community Choir celebrates nature in spring concert”

Photo of Nova, one of the dogs featured in the March-April 2-24 edition of Dogs in the Hood

Dogs in the ‘Hood for March-April 2024

Your Manor Park dog, too, can have their moment of fame in the Chronicle! If you’d like your pooch to… Continue reading “Dogs in the ‘Hood for March-April 2024”

2024 March-April Meet your neighbour: Assma Basalamah

Meet your neighbour: Assma Basalamah

Who are you? I’m your neighbour and a member of the Manor Park Community Association board. I have the delight… Continue reading “Meet your neighbour: Assma Basalamah”

A photo of a child running through a puddle to illustrate Douglas Cornish column about the significace of neighbourhood streets. Photo is by Doug Banks

Where the ‘street’ has no name, but deep meaning

Confucius is believed to have said the strength of a nation derives from the integrity of a home. Who can… Continue reading “Where the ‘street’ has no name, but deep meaning”