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The show goes on despite the protest
The most phone calls, letters and e-mails the Post has ever received on an issue involves the plan to rename Civic Square in honour of outgoing Mayor Carl Zehr.
Have your say on how we get around
With all of the attention the Ion light-rail project is getting, it’s easy to forget the rest of the region is due for transit improvements.
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La Yapa: mayonnaise
Recently, there has been a tempest in a mayonnaise jar.
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De Boer's treasures: Quehl's
There is no place quite like Quehl’s of Tavistock, where owner Cindy Larsen runs a restaurant and catering business. She is a local history buff who has created a unique vintage atmosphere inside her restaurant.
Time for council to change its mandate
It’s time for Kitchener’s new city council to reset its priorities, and I suggest it should spend the next term addressing the concerns of the suburbs.
Outgoing mayor unduly influenced the results
It was one of my disappoints during the recent municipal election campaign that outgoing Mayor Carl Zehr decided to insert himself in the campaign instead of taking the role of elder statesman.
Marking Remembrance Day a national holiday may be lost on our kids
As Remembrance Day approaches and Canadians remember the sacrifice of our soldiers, including Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, the government of Canada appears to be throwing its support behind a private member’s bill by New Democrat MP Dan Harris to turn Nov. 11 into a national statutory holiday.
No time to rest on our laurels
“I think the answer is fairly clear to everybody where we’re going.”
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De Boer’s treasures: Cranberry marsh
Every year, on the weekend after Thanksgiving Day, the town of Bala hosts a cranberry festival. While at the festival, I visited Johnston’s Cranberry Marsh, one of only two such farms in Ontario.
Thanks Kitchener for making this an adventure
After six years with Metroland Media and helping to found the Kitchener Post in 2011, I have decided to take the leap out of journalism and into communications.
What did people say with their silence?
An election is a passionate time. For many who are politically active, our beliefs are on trial.
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De Boer’s treasures: Galt post office
Haunting memories of a woman found dead in the clock tower of the Old Galt Post Office still evoke fears of her ghost.
A chance to vote more than once
I have every intention of voting in Monday’s municipal election.
Act of terror doesn’t change everything
The events that happened in Ottawa on Wednesday hit close to home. My wife and I took our daughters to Ottawa this past spring. We visited Parliament Hill, toured Centre Block and looked out from the Peace Tower. I’ve spent hours glued to my news feed, desperate for new developments and wondering what this will mean for my country.
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La yapa: pumpkins
It’s pumpkin season, and I just love the looks of them.
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De Boer's treasures: Tin house
There is a courtyard in the popular Byward Market area in Ottawa where there is a façade of a tin house. This fascinating piece was once the front of a home on Guigues Street belonging to Honore Foisy, a tin smith who lived there from 1903 to 1913.
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De Boer's treasures
Toronto’s smallest house is only seven ft. wide and 46 ft. deep. It is located at 128 Day Ave., jammed between two townhouses in the older residential district of York.
Trustees more than human shields
Combined they administer a budget that is almost $1 billion of taxpayer money, yet when it comes to local politicians they are the least recognized.
 
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