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A homecoming, with 90 musical friends

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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Opposition vie for transit limelight on eve of Liberal budget

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

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Cambridge Memorial redevelopment project takes step towards reality

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

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Are you a stressed-out woman? You probably live in Waterloo

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

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All the world's a stage: Kathleen Sheehy

“Live theatre is a co-creation between the actors and the audience, and when the audience is truly with us, immersed in the moment, hanging onto every word, nothing can beat it,” says veteran actor  658 more words

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Buy Your Next Grill With Confidence

Today’s blog is courtesy of our friends at Broil King:

If this is the year to replace your old barbecue, it helps to be prepared before walking into a local shop to look at all the options. 444 more words

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New Batch Of Wine

I just finished sticking custom labels on my recently finished batch of wine and I’m pretty happy with how they turned out.  I took this picture a couple years ago in Waterloo at the trail that runs between the Grand River and Grey Silo Golf Course.  79 more words