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Single-car rollover on Upper Dwyer Hill road

(press release from the Ottawa Paramedic Service)

Paramedics responded to a call single car rollover that occurred at the intersection of Upper Dwyer Hill and McArton roads (just north of Highway 7). The Ottawa Paramedic Service Communications Centre received the call at 7:15 hrs today, Oct 11th 2015.

Paramedics treated an 18 year old male with facial /head and chest injuries after being extricated from the car by Ottawa Fire Services and was transported in serious but stable condition by helicopter to the hospital by our Ornge partners.

Paramedic also treated and transported another young male (age undetermined), unresponsive with a head injury and is considered to be in life threatening condition.

Ottawa Police Service is investigating the incident.




Unusual monolithic dome home for sale on Dwyer Hill

Check out this unusual listing for a home on Upper Dwyer Hill Road, not too far from Almonte:

“Unique 3 bedroom Monolithic Dome home made of solid concrete. Situated on a peacefully private 3.86 Acre tree lined lot truly is a once in a lifetime opportunity! Bright kitchen w/marble showcases view of the yard overlooking spacious open concept living/dining. Bedroom 1 & 2 have a Jack & Jill bath featuring marble counters, Master retreat offers spa like ensuite. Energy efficient, Disaster resistant & Durable w/radiant floor heating!” Continue reading


From Las Vegas to West Carleton: Meet the family behind the Pazab Farm

(Above: The Pazab Family: Agata and Preston Zaborowski, with Sonja, 11, Eloy, 9, Sasha, 7, Arkadiusz, 3. Photo by Barry Gray.)

Can you imagine moving your family, including four young kids, from Las Vegas to a patch of land in West Carleton, and setting up a farm?

That’s exactly what Agata and Preston Zaborowski did two years ago, when they established the Pazab Family Farm on Upper Dwyer Hill Road last year.  A couple weeks ago, they officially opened their roadside market, selling organic produce, meat and baked goods, along with original art.  Here’s an interview with Agata and Preston, along with photography by Barry Gray. Continue reading


Garage fire on Upper Dwyer Hill Road

Via Ottawa Fire:

Ottawa Fire Dispatch received multiple 911 calls reporting a house on fire at 1195 Upper Dwyer Hill. The calls came in at approximately 19:59 this evening. Upon arrival, the crews reported that the garage was fully involved and was spreading to the trees. A working fire was put in immediately at 20:03. It was confirmed that the garage was a detached garage about 12ft x 20ft. It was about 200ft from the house. It was reported that there was a truck in the garage that was also fully involved. The fire had spread to a wood pile and some trees nearby. There was no damage to the house. Approximate damages to the garage and truck are $60,000. No one was home at the time of the fire. An under control time was put in at 20:18 and a loss stopped at 20:37. The cause is still undetermined at this time.

(All photos via Todd Horricks / Ottawa Fire.)

Fire on Dwyer Hill Road, May 27. Photo via Todd Horricks / Ottawa Fire.

Fire on Dwyer Hill Road, May 27. Photo via Todd Horricks / Ottawa Fire.

Fire on Dwyer Hill Road, May 27. Photo via Todd Horricks / Ottawa Fire.