11 February 2022
Weather: ❄️ 30% chance of flurries or rain showers. High of 3°, low of 1°.
Number: $750,000. The amount of money donated to the Shepherds of Good Hope during the past two weeks after reports that staff and residents were harassed by Trucker protest supporters. [CBC] [Donate]
Ottawans of the Day: The staff of Ross Video. The 29 year-old company is providing video tech to SoFi Stadium, home of Sunday’s Super Bowl – including a gigantic double sided 360 degree 80-million-pixel screen. [CTV] [Ross Video]
Quote: ‘Hope is a very, very, very, very, very powerful thing’ – Paul ‘Little Ray’ Goulet of Little Ray's Nature Centre. The public donated $45,000 in the Centre's most recent round of fundraising to keep the reptile refuge running. [Ottawa Business Journal]
Sports: NHL Pittsburgh Penguins 2 – Ottawa Senators 1, last night