Remembrance Day should be a national holiday
Our editorial: There is something beautiful in stopping work at 11 a.m. and standing at our desks in silence. But we can do better.The most moving sound at Remembrance Day ceremonies, to our minds, is not the long-held mournful note of the Last Post—hauntingly beautiful though it is. Nor is it the scorching sound of the flypast as the planes thunder overhead, tearing through the silence.
Ottawa police are looking for a 41-year-old man in connection with an attack “in the 300 block of Cumberland Street” on Nov. 11 in which a man was seriously injured.
The victim’s injuries are not considered life-threatening.
Police released few other details on the incident.
Dennis Guthrie of Ottawa is wanted for assault with a weapon, aggravated assault, weapons possession, uttering threats and breach of probation.
He is described as Caucasian, five feet nine inches (175 cm) tall, weighing 250 pounds (113 kg), with a large build.
TV shoot at the site of the Yonge Street van attack cancelled
TORONTO — A spokesman for the City of Toronto says the producers of a TV show have cancelled the shoot of a violent scene on a Toronto street where a brutal attack left 10 people dead. Brad Ross says the decision followed complaints by a community that was traumatized last year by what has become known as the Yonge Street van attack. "The Boys," a show produced by Amazon Prime, is currently shooting its second season in Toronto. Ross says theBrad Ross says the decision followed complaints by a community that was traumatized last year by what has become known as the Yonge Street van attack.
Anyone with information is asked to call the central district detectives at 613-236-1222, ext. 5166.
Anonymous tips can be made to Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or.
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