January 28, 2015
The Kathleen Wynne provincial government promised in August 2013 to reform the Ontario Municipal Board.
January 21, 2015
Anyone who has used a taxi in town knows it can be expensive and inconvenient.
January 14, 2015
It’s the good old hockey game, but as we saw in the recent four-part series published in the Post, there are real challenges for Canada’s favourite sport going forward.
January 07, 2015
Despite the break we’re all enjoying at the pumps, the price of gas will have an effect on the inflation rate this year even though it isn’t included in the Consumer Price Index.
December 30, 2014
As we look to start a new year with the hope and optimism that come with the change of the calendar, we pause to look back on 2014.
December 23, 2014
Let’s hope the good news continues in the new year, especially when it comes to families and others seeking emergency shelter.
December 19, 2014
A former member of Heritage Kitchener thinks he was left off the city committee for being too vocal, and is questioning council’s commitment to hearing dissenting views on controversial issues.
December 11, 2014
It’s official, Civic Square at Kitchener City Hall will now be forever known as Carl Zehr Square.
December 04, 2014
He came to Canada as a two year old and part of a wave of migration escaping Communist rule in eastern Europe in the 1960s.
December 04, 2014
Waterloo Region has launched a pilot project to tackle local homelessness that uses the housing first strategy, and it couldn’t have come at a better tim
November 27, 2014
The City of Kitchener has a communication problem, and development on the future Strasburg Road extension is just the latest example.
November 20, 2014
Kitchener is a city on the grow might sound like a tag line from some 1960s economic development pitch, but it’s also the reality of this community as intensification becomes the dominant planning policy of the future.
November 13, 2014
It has always been a weird juxtaposition to see people lighting up cigarettes on the sidelines of their kids’ soccer game while supporting an activity that is supposed to be about promoting good physical health.
November 06, 2014
The City of Kitchener has decided to honour the legacy of outgoing Mayor Carl Zehr by renaming civic square in front of city hall in his honour.
October 30, 2014
The election results are in and the big story is that too many of you don’t care enough about local democracy to bother voting.
October 23, 2014
You can’t fight city hall is the old admonition, and it’s wrong — especially this year.
October 16, 2014
The decision to run or not to run for political office is a big one.
October 09, 2014
The Thanksgiving holiday gives a lot of us pause to think of what we’re most thankful for at this time of year.