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Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Comment & Opinion

Wearing masks reminds us we’re not over this yet

Wearing a mask out in public, and seeing others doing the same, shatters any illusion of normalcy, any idea that we’re living...

Wilmot mayor making the wrong point at the wrong time

In a time of political correctness, partisanship and grievance politics, there’s nothing wrong with challenging the trendy thoughts of the day, which...

Protests over inequities put police in the spotlight

A new poll shows Canadians are less inclined to trust police services in this country, that number dropping to 70 per cent...

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Latest number of new COVID-19 cases skew younger; numbers remain low

A reopening economy and expanded testing have seen more cases of COVID-19 identified in younger residents, Waterloo...

Twin Oaks Nursing Home

It is difficult in these trying time not see family or friends when you are isolated In...

Sweeney, Alma Dale (nee Kirk)

July 19, 1942 – July 3, 2020 Peacefully passed away at Barnswallow Place Care...

Delve deep into Observer archives.

Looking for a previous edition of The Observer? Our online archives extend back to 2008.

Homer Watson Blvd and Bleams Road, KITCHENER, ON Canada

Crime of the Week: July 6, 2020 Case#: 1731 Offence: Home Invasion...

St. Boniface School Graduation

Graduation this year was very different for all schools, especially the graduates of Grade 8.   This was...

Despite cancellation of this year’s event, EMSF plans to distribute $35K to local charities

For 56 years the Elmira Maple Syrup Festival has supported dozens of local organizations in the region,...