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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Taking a trip back in time to founding of Mennonite links

The historical roots of Mennonite immigration to this area will be traced in a history-laden tour of Pennsylvania scheduled for later next month. Under...

Heading back to school isn’t a given for everyone

It’s easy to get lost in the hustle and bustle of going back to school – that applies to students and teachers alike.But while...

For he’s a jolly good fellow … of the meteorological society

A Wellesley resident’s pioneering efforts in studying tornadoes has earned him a prestigious honour for his contributions to Canadian meteorology.Michael Newark was last month...

Getting their fill of the great outdoors

Under a sky full of stars with the campfire flames licking higher than the trees,  the 1st Elmira Scouts’ Cub pack celebrate a new...

Amanda Lebold is taking Wellesley to the CNE

Wellesley Fall Fair ambassador Amanda Lebold will be representing the township at the Canadian National Exhibition in Toronto this weekend.In vying to become the...

The only thing better than cruising is more cruising

A local couple recently returned from a trip that took them far beyond their Elmira home: Kurt and Leanne Penfold just finished their second...

A decidedly Canadian take on the civil rights struggle

An unforgettable performance in Elmira this weekend will not only entertain audiences, but provide unique insight about an African-Canadian civil rights leader who changed...

In the EDSS class of 1970? Save the date

A good friend knows all your best stories, but a best friend has lived them with you – it’s an expression that certainly rings...

Every dog has its day … and a portrait

Breslau artist Jacqueline Gori’s two great passions combine to create a feel-good art exhibit at the Kitchener Public Library that appeals to all audiences.“When...

Home concert in Wellesley will be a fundraiser for Wilmot Terry...

The hitting-the-road aspect is certainly in keeping with the Terry Fox legacy, but this fundraiser throws in some music in support of the cause.The...