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We can expect more flooding of the kind in new study

Water levels in the Great Lakes continue to climb, giving rise to concerns about flooding even as we head into the frozen-over...

The practicalities of going green

Conestogo’s Paul Parker sets a good example for green living – he was an early adopter of solar panels, long before the technology was...

Sunshine list jumps to 16 in Woolwich and Wellesley townships

Woolwich and Wellesley townships contributed 16 members to a list of people on the public dime who earned more than $100,000 in 2018, up...

Homeowners adrift assessing flood insurance

Many of us don’t know the extent of our flood insurance coverage until after a claim’s in progress. But even for those interested in...

Region looks to become green-tech hub with evolvGREEN

In and of itself, the evolv1 office building is an impressive feat of engineering. Aptly situated in the “Idea Quarter” of the City of...

Region seeking public input in bid to win $50-million Smart Cities Challenge

The Region of Waterloo is considered by some a central hub in the world of technology and innovation, and perhaps with good reason. From...

St. Jacobs among the stops in pitch to young doctors

Having visitors in from out of town? Chances are one of the stops on any tour of the area will include the St. Jacobs...

Making the right wardrobe choice should be part of getting your flu shot

We’ve rolled into November. It’s colder, damper and darker. It’s also the start of flu season. Experts would recommend getting a flu shot. Much...
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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...

Province rolls out new dental program for low-income seniors

As part of a plan to keep seniors healthy and end hallway healthcare, the Ontario government is...

Police out in force with RIDE programs through the holidays

With the holidays just weeks away, police have their festive RIDE program in full swing. Police services...

Proposed residential development raises questions for Wellesley neighbourhood

Residents of a Wellesley neighbourhood aren’t happy about a proposed medium-density development, bringing that message to township councillors...