Meredith Brown

Six years ago, when environmental advocate Laura Reinsborough moved back to her home province of New Brunswick, she thought she was returning for good.
What farewell gift do you give a woman whose job for the past 15 years has been to protect, promote and improve the Ottawa River? How about a canoe, for paddling off into the sunset.
If you're looking for a party that's really going to float your boat, try the annual Ottawa Riverkeeper Gala.