Stats – 3 May 2022

3 May 2022

Weather: 🌧️ Periods of rain. High of 14°, low of 10°. 

Number: 75. As of today, the number of years that radio station CFRA has been on the air. The FR in CFRA stands for Frank Ryan, the entrepreneur who launched the station in 1947. [CTV

Ottawan of the Day: Cathy Hamilton. The resident of Clementine Towers, a complex for low-income seniors near Billings Bridge Shopping Centre, created an in-house food pantry, serving 1,400 bags of groceries to seniors since September 2021. [Globe & Mail]

Quote: ‘I don't know about anyone going to the wrong address. Take care.’ – Barrhaven AirBnB host ‘Book’ when asked about why their listing has the address of a house down the street. The owners of the house down the street have had four different renters come knock on their door, insisting that they have  booked the property. AirBnB says it is a ‘typo’ that they will fix. [CBC]

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