December 12, 2013
Kitchener city councillors displayed a high tolerance for irony as they spent four hours Monday discussing ways to make their meetings more efficient, parsing each part of 10 separate suggestions.
December 05, 2013
The Region of Waterloo has been playing a rigged game ever since it assumed responsibility from the province for the administration of emergency medical services.
November 28, 2013
Both the public and Catholic school boards have made it official — bells will be ringing earlier or later at many elementary and secondary schools throughout the region next year.
November 21, 2013
The City of Kitchener now finds itself with one lone proposal for a restaurant and music venue in Victoria Park at the boathouse.
November 14, 2013
A working group in Waterloo Region that has been testing the waters for an open-space smoking ban may be able to discontinue its work after the province announced its own plans to restrict outdoor smoking.
November 07, 2013
It’s unfortunate that we only really pay attention to veterans’ and military issues around Remembrance Day.
October 31, 2013
This weekend the party faithful flock to Calgary for the Conservative convention under the weight of a scandal that began almost a year ago. In December 2012, Ottawa Citizen reporter Glen McGregor revealed that Senator Mike Duffy was claiming living allowances for his Ottawa home, despite the fact he had lived in the capital for decades.
October 24, 2013
The last thing anyone wants to worry about after getting a cancer diagnosis is uncertainty about their treatment options and whether they will have to travel to get them.
October 17, 2013
The revitalization of downtown Kitchener continues, with condominium developments, more stores and restaurants, and more festivals and events every year.
October 10, 2013
Premier Kathleen Wynne has been falling all over herself while apologizing for the gas plant fiasco, and promising that it will never happen again.
October 03, 2013
You’re going to have to hold it a little longer.
September 26, 2013
For a board whose mission statement uses the word inclusive, the Waterloo Catholic District School Board hasn’t been doing its best of late.
September 19, 2013
The Boathouse once again is closed, and this time it seems permanent.
September 12, 2013
Waterloo Region’s light rail transit (LRT) project will transform our community and could be a visible part of our transit system for decades, if not the next century.
September 05, 2013
Members of regional council, including Kitchener Mayor Carl Zehr, say there are still more improvements that need to be done and lessons to be learned when it comes to roundabout safety.
August 29, 2013
It has become the most irrelevant question in politics — have you ever smoked marijuana?
August 22, 2013
Cambridge Mayor Doug Craig has finally had his gag torn off, and the first thing he wants to talk about is how much it would cost to cancel the light rail transit project.
August 15, 2013
Kim Denouden, vice chair of the board for the Waterloo Regional Police Service, has been forced to “stand down” from her position while the Ontario Civilian Police Commission conducts an investigation into comments she allegedly made to someone who works for the service.