3 February 2022
Weather: ❄️ 40% chance of flurries. High of -6°, low of -12°.
Number: 36. The number of lists in the 2022 edition of Ottawa's Book of Lists, which ranges from largest ad agencies to craft brewers to animation studios to photonics companies. (Fibre optics and stuff. There are 22 of them in Ottawa.) Always a facinating read. [Ottawa Business Journal] [The Book of Lists]
Ottawans of the Day: Jay Dearborn, Valerie Grenier, Mike Evelyn, Cody Sorensen, Antoine Cyr, Laura Leclair, Katherine Stewart-Jones, Rachel Homan, John Morris, Lisa Weagle, Paul Poirier, Brittany Phelan, Hannah Schmidt, Jared Schmidt, Mason McTavish, Eric O'Dell, Jamie Lee Rattray, Ivanie Blondi, Isabelle Weidemann, and Mirela Rahneva. All these athletes are representing Ottawa (and area) for Team Canada at the Olympics. [CTV]
Quote: ‘There may not be a policing solution to this demonstration’ – Ottawa Police Chief Peter Sloly [Global]