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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

EDSS staff hold rally in Elmira

Fast becoming the norm in Elmira, secondary school teachers and staff were the latest to group to hold demonstrations outside the office of conservative...

Province signals funding support to rehab Glasgow St. bridge in Conestogo

Woolwich Township has nominated its first major infrastructure project under the recent joint municipal-provincial-federal funding: the Glasgow Street bridge in Conestogo. Back in March, Minister...

Wellesley council approves phase one of Queen’s Bush Rd. park

The township will be moving ahead in the development of a new park in Wellesley village at the corner of Queen’s Bush and Hutchison...

Horticultural society expands its youth offerings through Jr. program

The Elmira and District Horticultural Society has a few tweaks in store for this year’s iteration of its junior gardeners program. There is no cost...

Summer jobs, and what they pay, aren’t created equal

The summer job season on the horizon, boys and girls alike will be searching for employment. Unlike each other, however, will be what they...

Start warming up your voice, as Wellesley Idol set to begin...

It’s that time of year again: youth living in, or attending school in Wellesley, Woolwich and surrounding townships are invited to take a stab...

New book digs into Mennonite funeral rites

Marion Roes sets out to highlight little-known traditions of the Mennonite community in her new book. Written mostly from interviews and personal stories, Mennonite Funeral...

Finding solace in guilty verdict

A guilty verdict brought closure this week to the family of an Elmira woman murdered almost six years ago. Michael Ball, now 27, was convicted...

Elmira WW members donate lost weight

Members of the Elmira WW group (formerly Weight Watchers) celebrated their weight loss accomplishments by donating food to those who may need it more...

Photo Gallery: Greening initiative launched in Woolwich

Trees for Woolwich launched its greening initiative on May 4 at Bolender Park in Elmira, where residents learned to plant trees and purchased tree...