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Despite cancellation of this year’s event, EMSF plans to distribute $35K to local charities

For 56 years the Elmira Maple Syrup Festival has supported dozens of local organizations in the region, donating more than $1.7 million...

First wave of coronavirus has yet to pass, health officials warn

The number of new cases remains low and there have been no new fatalities in weeks, but Waterloo Region is not done...

Regional committee looks to speed post-COVID economic recovery

With the local economy starting to open up, Region of Waterloo council’s COVID-19 Economic Recovery Committee met for the first time last...

Wilmot mayor making the wrong point at the wrong time

In a time of political correctness, partisanship and grievance politics, there’s nothing wrong with challenging the trendy thoughts of the day, which...

Board puts hold on police program in its schools in response to community concern

Money currently spent on a police presence in Waterloo Region schools may be reallocated to mental-health resources for students, for instance, in...

Public Health urges caution as reopening continues; case numbers remain stable

Precautions against the spread of the virus have to be the “new normal” if the region is to avoid a surge in...

Protests over inequities put police in the spotlight

A new poll shows Canadians are less inclined to trust police services in this country, that number dropping to 70 per cent...

Province looks to ban evictions of commercial tenants

The start of phase two in the provincial government’s opening plan has arrived for most parts of the province. Waterloo Region is...
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St. Boniface School Graduation

Graduation this year was very different for all schools, especially the graduates of Grade 8.   This was...

Despite cancellation of this year’s event, EMSF plans to distribute $35K to local charities

For 56 years the Elmira Maple Syrup Festival has supported dozens of local organizations in the region,...

Province to provide $780K in support of local tourism

The COVID-19 crisis ravaged large swathes of the economy, perhaps none more fully than the tourism industry....

Council approves zone change for township development in village

Slightly scaled back, a townhouse development in Wellesley village moved one step closer this week when township...

We’re letting our routine vaccinations slide, say experts

Even as the world is waiting for one specific vaccination to be created, many others are being...