Stats – 11 November 2021

11 November 2021

Weather: ☁️ Increasing cloudiness. High of 8°, low of 7°

Number: $240 million. The investment, in US dollars, that Ottawa tech firm-for-doctors Fullscript has received from American funds, valuing the firm at $1 billion. [Ottawa Citizen]

Ottawan of the Day: Herieth Paul. The super model is back in her home town to celebrate the birthday of the agent who guided her career. [Ottawa Citizen]

Quote: ‘It happens to all of us. It doesn’t mean that there isn’t a little kernel of truth in the story. I will leave it up to the reader and future historians​​​​​​​ – Author Suzanne Evans on separating fact from fiction on her book of women who survived Second World War Japanese prisoner of war camps. Her book, The Taste of Longing: Ethel Mulvany and her Starving Prisoners of War Cookbook, won an Ottawa book award last month. [Ottawa Citizen]

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