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For these students, it’s back to school

March break rolled into April for most students in the province, but it was back to school – of sorts – for...

Teachers back on picket line

The bitterly cold winter weather didn’t stop local high school teachers and support staff from being back out on the picket lines at EDSS...

“New” sex-ed rolled out ahead of school start

A new sex-ed. curriculum not unlike the old one should be in place when students return to school new week. The revised policy, released last...

No turning back the clock on sex ed. curriculum

While likely more interested in sparing its members some work – no new lesson plans – and in digging in its heels against a...

Educators react strongly to PC bid to roll back Ont. sex ed. curriculum

Ontario’s new government last week announced plans to scrap the Liberal’s updated health curriculum in favour of the version used in the 1990s, effectively...

Schools ramp up for new sex. ed curriculum

After nearly two decades, Ontario is on the brink of an updated sexual education curriculum. Predictably, the issue has spurred much controversy, debate and political...

Sex ed. the least of the problems with curriculum

We’re halfway through the second decade of the 21st century, but there’s still nothing that gets some people riled up like the topic of...
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As spread of COVID-19 slows, health officials continue to urge caution

There have been just a couple of new cases each day, and no additional fatalities this week,...

A little pizzazz for the village

To help people rediscover St. Jacobs and aid in rebranding the village, the Business Improvement Association tasked...

GRCA, townships move to reopen outdoor rec facilities

With loosening of coronavirus-related restrictions, Ontarians now have more options for enjoying outdoor recreation activities at parks...

Racing to resume at Grand River Raceway

And they’re off ... even if nobody’s there to see ‘em. When harness racing...

Fourteen-year-old dies after tractor rolls over in on-farm accident

A 14-year-old boy was killed Tuesday night on a farm near Winterbourne when the tractor he was...

Police ask residents to refrain from gathering in larger groups

Over the past two weekends, Waterloo Regional Police have received several reports of people gathering contrary to...