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  2. Carleton University - Wikipedia

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    The university is named for the now-dissolved Carleton County, which included the city of Ottawa at the time the university was founded. Carleton County, in turn, was named in honour of Guy Carleton, 1st Baron Dorchester , who was Governor General of The Canadas from 1786 to 1796.

  3. Bytown - Wikipedia

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    Bytown is the former name of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.It was founded on September 26, 1826, incorporated as a town on January 1, 1850, and superseded by the incorporation of the City of Ottawa on January 1, 1855.

  4. Ashbury College - Wikipedia

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    Ashbury College is a member of the Canadian Association of Independent Schools, the Ottawa Independent Schools Athletic Association, the Ottawa-Carleton Catholic Intermediate Athletic Association, the National Capital Secondary School Athletic Association (NCSSAA) and the Ontario Federation of School Athletic Associations.

  5. Ottawa River timber trade - Wikipedia

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    Highlands East, Ontario Gooderham (not on the Ottawa River) southwest of Ottawa still has an active mill. Fort-Coulonge ,The Coulonge River joins the Ottawa River just east of Pembroke, Ontario . A slide owner named George Bryson Sr. built up much of the logging infrastructure in the area and was known for charging rival loggers a fee for using ...

  6. Chantal Hébert - Wikipedia

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    Life and career. Hébert was born on April 24, 1954, in Ottawa, Ontario.She is the oldest of five children. In 1966 her family moved to Toronto where the 12-year-old was enrolled in École secondaire catholique Monseigneur-de-Charbonnel.

  7. Lisgar Collegiate Institute - Wikipedia

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    Lisgar was ranked number one for public schools in Ottawa and 4th in the province by the Fraser Institute in 2008. Lisgar is also home to the student-run Ottawa-Carleton Educational Space Simulation. Students have frequently placed in the top ten amongst Canadian Mathematical Olympiad winners. The school offers Advanced Placement courses.

  8. Earl of March Secondary School - Wikipedia

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    The school was designed by Balharrie, Helmer, and Gibson architects and engineers for the Carleton Board of Education (which became part of the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board) and was built for $5.5M. The school was designed to be one of the best educational facilities in the province for its time featuring all the amenities of a large ...

  9. TD Place Stadium - Wikipedia

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    Ottawa's third CFL team, the Redblacks, have played at the stadium since 2014. From the 1870s onward, the field was also home to University of Ottawa's Gee-Gees football team. The stadium is home to the Panda Game, an annual game between the cross-city rivals, the Carleton University Ravens and the Gee-Gees. At the Panda Game in 1987, the game ...