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Ottawa Citizen
Jun 18
CTC and four other locations open as vaccination sites Monday
You can take your own shot at the Canadian Tire Centre starting Monday.
Ottawa Citizen
Jun 3
Eugene Melnyk is right — the city of Ottawa isn't being fair
Eugene Melnyk’s frustration with Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson and city hall boiled over in a recent interview and you can’t really blame him.
Ottawa Sun
May 27
"1,000 SMILES": Ottawa Senators' owner Eugene Melnyk gives local hospitals a treat to help celebrate his birthday
Here’s the scoop on those ice cream trucks that made their way to Ottawa hospitals on Thursday afternoon. Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk and his girlfriend, Sharilyne Anderson, wanted to share his 62nd birthday celebration with the good people who have been working hard to keep everybody safe during the COVID-19 pandemic by giving them a treat.
Ottawa Sun
Mar 11
A year into COVID-19, Senators' owner Eugene Melnyk looks forward to a return to normal
Like many others, Eugene Melnyk sees hope on the horizon.
TSN
Feb 26
Sens open practice with stick salute for Brian Fraser
The Ottawa Senators started their practice by gathering at centre ice and performing a stick salute for 580 CFRA technical producer and loyal fan Brian Fraser who passed away after a two-year battle with leukemia.
Ottawa Sun
Jan 4
Ottawa Senators' owner Melnyk wants to ensure fans can make safe return
Eugene Melnyk would love to see fans back in the seats at the Canadian Tire Centre. And, the Ottawa Senators’ owner is hopeful someday soon that will be the case.
Ottawa Sun
Dec 21
Ottawa Senators' owner Eugene Melnyk "thrilled" after NHL confirms it will begin play Jan. 13
After one of the longest off-seasons in the history of the club, the Senators were thrilled to hear Sunday afternoon the NHL’s board of governors approved the Return to Play plan to start the season Jan. 13 that was agreed to with the NHL Players’ Association Friday night.
TSN.ca
Dec 6
Melnyk excited to see what his team has to offer this season
“We’re well-positioned. We’ve done a lot of the work and it’s time to start seeing the beginnings of the results,” Melnyk told Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun.