Stephanie Martin was nurtured in the belly of chorale music as the daughter of Abner Martin, founder of both the Menno Singers and the Mennonite Mass Choir in Waterloo Region. 430 more words
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While Ontario Liberals plan to reveal their strategy to fund transit expansion May 1, opposition politicians held competing press conferences Wednesday to claim they’ve each found better ways to pay for expanded GO train service. 601 more words
Cambridge residents are always looking for signs their long-awaited hospital redevelopment is happening.
They got a literal one on Wednesday.
A large sign touting Cambridge Memorial Hospital’s expansion and renovation project was unveiled on the lawn in front of the hospital, with Health Minister Deb Matthews and other local politicians there to share in the celebration. 451 more words
Women in Waterloo Region are the most stressed-out in the country, according to a new study.
The study, The Best and Worst Place to Be a Woman in Canada, was released Wednesday by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, which describes itself as an independent, non-partisan research institute concerned with issues of social, economic and environmental justice. 714 more words