14 March 2022
Weather: ☁️ Mainly cloudy. High of 4°, low of -7°.
Number: 11th. Where the Ottawa Hospital lies on Newsweek’s Best Hospitals in Canada list The Queensway Carleton Hospital is 19th and the Montfort Hospital is 55th. Toronto General in first place. [CTV] [Newsweek]
Ottawans of the Day: Borys and Galina Yehorov. The two seniors left their home in Kharkiv after it was shelled by Russian troops, taking only a backpack each. They are now with their daughter in Stittsville. [CBC]
Quote: ‘Para Transpo assumes that para riders’ time is not valuable, that they have few important obligations and that their lives should be limited due to mobility and accessibility needs’ – Laura Shantz and Sally Thomas, arguing that Para Transpo does not consider itself a transit system. [Monitor Magazine]
Sports: NHL Chicago Blackhawks 6 – Ottawa Senators 3, last Saturday.