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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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In the age of plastic, there’s literally no escaping the stuff

Aside from relieving municipalities of the cost – some $130 million annually province-wide, though don’t expect a refund – the province’s fast-tracked changes to...

Proposed changes to Blue Box program make sense

Changes proposed for the Blue Box recycling program would see producers paying the full cost, in essence closing the loop from manufacturing to disposal. That’s...

View From Here – August 15, 2019

Proposed changes to the Blue Box program may get municipalities out of your recycling bin ... and wallet.
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Bloomingdale Women’s Institute

The ladies of the Bloomingdale Women’s Institute were invited to the home of Brenda Hallman for...

K. of C. Christmas Party

The Maryhill Knights of Columbus hosted a children’s Christmas Party on Sunday afternoon, December 8th from...

Historical Society Christmas Open House

The Maryhill Historical Society thought this year they would like to invite the community to an...

Teachers hit the picket lines

High school teachers and support staff at schools across the Waterloo Region District School...

Getting drivers to slow down a slow process in Woolwich Township

Traffic issues, particularly speeding, are a frequent source of public complaints received by Woolwich officials. Often more...

Young robotics competitors earn a spot in provincial championships

Several local FIRST Lego League teams walked away with more than just hardware after a strong showing...