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Saturday, January 18, 2020

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Making it look like Christmas

It’s a sure-fire sign that the holidays are fast approaching: the 1st Elmira Scouts are selling Christmas trees in Gore Park, continuing a longstanding...

Woolwich adopts new landscape guidelines for subdivisions as part of greening initiatives

Talk of trees right now typically involved the adjective Christmas, but Woolwich council is focusing just now on guidelines for planting in new subdivisions,...

New watering system is powered by the sun

Many hands may make light work, but automating the process really lessens the load. That’s especially helpful when the work involves relying on volunteers...

Getting in shape to keep township trees in good shape

Long a cause for volunteers in the community, the greenery in Elmira will be getting some additional help this year with the start of...

Plenty of volunteer opportunities for those looking to make Woolwich green

A series of greening initiatives planned for Woolwich will provide hands-on opportunities for residents to boost the environment where they live. Tree pruning, planting, and...

Return of spring weather prompts return of green events

It’s starting to feel a lot like spring in the townships, finally. For those looking to celebrate the blossoming season in earnest, there is...
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Record rainfall in the region

Unusual winter weather walloped local areas as well as Waterloo Region this past weekend, with record levels of...

Woolwich looks to add green projects as part of climate action plan

Planting trees remains Woolwich’s priority in rolling out a 0.5 per cent greening levy on property taxes again...

Regional downloading adds new cost to township fire dept. budget

Regional downloading is expected to add $100,000 a year to the cost of operating the Woolwich Fire Department...

Talk of affordable housing is just that while growth continues

Woolwich councillors aren’t wrong when they say there’s a lack of housing options, particularly affordable ones, in the...

Downed planes are collateral damage

One of the main causes of death for airline passengers in recent decades is being shot down by...

The View From Here: January 16, 2020

The region and the townships may have a different take on what's fair when it comes...