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Wellesley Lions honour late member

Members of the Wellesley & District Lions Club gathered Sunday to honour one of their own, dedicating a bench at the Wellesley pond...

We remember to avoid repeating the mistakes of the past

Remembrance Day recalls the sacrifices of those who served in the military, particularly those who lost their lives in the two large-scale conflicts that...

The View From Here: November 7, 2019

Remembrance Day is about honouring the sacrifices of those who came before us to stay vigilant about threats to our freedom.

A very visual – and visible – way to remember

Many of the hydro poles in Wellesley have been transformed into a tribute for those who fought and died in the service of...

Scouting out a spot for his latest accolade

It’s hard to say just how much of an impact Brian Soehner has had on the community of Elmira. A leader and mentor for...

A golden hammer rather than a handshake as she heads into retirement

Elmira's Arlene Esch's decades of service paid off, as she recently became the first woman in Canada to receive the Estwing Gold Hammer award,...

Police to hold 20th anniversary memorial service for Cst. David Nicholson

It’s been 20 years since the first and only Waterloo Regional Police officer died in the line of duty. There’ll be a special ceremony...
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Crime of the Week: February 24, 2020 Case#: 1712 Offence: Break and...

U.S. edges out Canada in national para hockey battle

In the natural on-ice rivalry between Canada and the U.S., the American para hockey team has had the...

Federal funding to boost dementia research in Waterloo Region

An aging population and growing number of dementia cases have health researchers working on numerous fronts, from medical...

On a path to a new Ireland?

Bertie Ahern, who was the taoiseach (prime minister) of the Irish Republic from 1997 to 2008, was a...

The finance industry always extracts its ounce of flesh

More than half of Canadians won’t be contributing to an RRSP this year, apparently immune to the exhortations...

The View From Here: February 20, 2020

The sap may not be running, but there's plenty of syrup on hand in these parts...