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September 12, 2013: LAST CHANCE TO ENTER! Know Your Neighbourhood. – (DEADLINE EXTENDED)

LAST CHANCE TO ENTER! Know Your Neighbourhood.
As Newswest celebrates its 35th anniversary, we invite our readers to test their knowledge of the Kitchissippi area for fun and prizes in our final of three quizzes. Prizes include gift certificates from notable local restaurants and will be awarded to the entry with the most correct answers. In the event of a tie, a random draw of all entries with correct answers will take place.
All entries received in this and the last two contests will be included in a random draw with a valuable piece of pottery by local artist Tim Thibeault as the prize.
Answers for the final two quizzes will be in the October 10 issue of Newswest.
Full contest rules are online at http://www.newswest.org/35rules.html
Entries for this month’s contest must be received no later than midnight on September 22 September 28. How to enter:

  • • by email at editor@newswest.org An on-line entry form is available at the web address.
  • • by mail to Newswest Inc., 421 Richmond Road, P.O. Box 67057, Westboro RPO, Ottawa, Ontario, K2A 4E4;
  • • dropped off at Dovercourt Recreation Centre at the main floor desk.

Now have fun and the best of luck!

questions with house picture

Don’t delay, enter soon!

1. When was the current Hintonburg Community Centre built?
2. When was the Heart Institute built at the Civic Hospital Campus?
3. Which 1950s house with its landmark maple trees was recently torn down in Westboro?
4. The school on Lanark Avenue has been home to a variety of student groups. What is it used for now?
5. Name one of the past editors of Newswest.
6. What Ottawa newspaper ceased publishing about 35 years ago?
7. Who was Canada’s prime minister 35 years ago?
8. Who was the mayor of Ottawa 35 years ago?
9. What year was Nepean High School opened?
10. Kitchissippi once had two lumber yards. Name one.
11. Where is the water filtration plant located in Kitchissippi?

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