Irvine Ferris stands with his wife Sherrie Palmer after hearing he won his run for mayor. (Svjetlana Mlinarevic/The Graphic/QMI Agency)

Ferris wins mayoral race

It was close race between former Mayor Earl Porter and Coun. Irvine Ferris, but in the end it was Ferris who won over Portagers 2,138 over Porter’s 1,

<p>Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper (centre-L) and Canada's Chief of the Defence Staff General Tom Lawson (centre-R) take part in a tribute to recently fallen Canadian soldiers, prior to a CFL football game between Ottawa Redblacks and Montreal Alouettes in Ottawa October 24, 2014. Corporal Nathan Cirillo and Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent both recently died during attacks in Canada. REUTERS/Blair Gable (CANADA - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY CRIME LAW SPORT FOOTBALL TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

True Canadian tribute

It was nothing as dramatic as the outpouring of emotion at an NFL stadium after 9/11 or what was witnessed at TD Garden.

   

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