Category Archives: Photos

PHOTOS: GRC gym renamed after Erica Wiebe

Erica Wiebe dropped into town Tuesday for the christening of the “Erica Wiebe Gym” in the Goulbourne Recreation Complex.

The renaming was proposed in August by Councillor Shad Qadri after Wiebe took gold in wrestling during the 2016 Rio Olympics. It received unanimous approval from council.

“It’s incredible, it’s so surreal,” said Wiebe. “It just seems like yesterday I was in Rio, on the mats, having the best day of my life and then today to have a gymnasium named after me in my community, it’s an honour.” Continue reading


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PHOTOS: Thanksgiving Monday on the Crazy Horse Trail

Harold Moore saw our post this morning with suggestions for nature trails near Stittsville. He went out and explored the Crazy Horse Trail north of Stittsville, and sent along these great photos. Check out Friends of the Carp Hills on Facebook for more info about the trail.  (Click on any photo for larger size.)

(We love seeing photos from in and around our community. Please send your best pics to us at feedback@stittsvillecentral.ca) Continue reading


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PHOTO: “Grassroots and gracious community”

Thanks to David Collier for sharing this great photo.  He writes: “I wanted to share this photo with you and the readers of StittsvilleCentral.ca. I feel it captures the current mood of the great city of Stittsville as it continues to grow while maintaining it’s grassroots and gracious community personality.”

"I wanted to share this photo with you and the readers of StittsvilleCentral.ca. I feel it captures the current mood of the great city of Stittsville as it continues to grow while maintaining it's grassroots and gracious community personality. Photo by David Collier.
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(We love seeing photos from in and around our community. Please send your best pics to us at feedback@stittsvillecentral.ca)


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PHOTOS: Arts in the Park 2016

It was worth the wait! This year’s Arts in the Park had to be rescheduled after being totally washed out in June.  Dozens of artists and vendors packed Village Square Park for the annual event on Sunday, presented by the Stittsville Village Association.  Barry Gray was there with his camera to capture some of the fun. Continue reading


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PHOTOS: The Capital Karting Grand Prix at Karters’ Korner

On the Sunday, some of the area’s top go karters raced in the Capital Karting Grand Prix at Karters’ Korner. All photos by Barry Gray.

STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. A future racer checks outa kart in the pits. Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).
A future racer checks out a kart in the pits.
STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. Back to the pits after practice. Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).
Back to the pits after practice.
STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. Fine tuning between sessions. Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).
Fine tuning between sessions.
STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. Not all the fun was on the track. Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).
Not all the fun was on the track.
STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. Owen Clarke (655) leads the pack in the Junior race. Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).
Owen Clarke (655) leads the pack in the Junior race.

STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).

STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. Stittsville’s Stephanie Berg (11). Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).
Stittsville’s Stephanie Berg (11).
STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. David Laplante (384) leading the pack. Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).
David Laplante (384) leading the pack.
STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. Junior racers begin their race. Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).
Junior racers begin their race.

STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).

STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. Race time. Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).
Race time!
STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. Tight corners. Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).
Tight corners.
STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. Stittsville’s Stephanie Berg (11) Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).
Stittsville’s Stephanie Berg (11).

STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).

STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. On the grid getting ready to race. Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).
On the grid getting ready to race.
STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. Junior racer Gabriel Savoie preps his kart for the next race. Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).
Junior racer Gabriel Savoie preps his kart for the next race.
STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. Back to the pits after practice. Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).
Back to the pits after practice.
STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. Adjustments between races. Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).
Adjustments between races.
STITTSVILLE, ON. August 7, 2016. Karter’s Korners. Brian McCraken (50) after practice. Barry Gray (StittsvilleCentral).
Brian McCraken (50) after practice,

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