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Art in the Neighbourhood

I only had one day to enjoy the Eastside Culture Crawl this year, so I decided to concentrate on some of the smaller studios.

I also took very few photos, snapshots with my iPhone, so I could give the bulk of my attention to the art. 34 more words

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Community. What it means. #JoytoTheirWorld

When I was organizing the Homes with Woofs event (we auctioned off designer doghouses and donated the proceeds to the Humane Society) I met Karla Briones, a pet food store owner with a heart of gold. 586 more words

Pets

Art, Community, Strong Neighborhoods

Can art build safer, stronger neighbourhoods?  Could it be that simple?  Could it make a marked difference? Apparently the resounding answer is yes!  Read on to find out how Gina Reichert and Mitch Cope began a “little” project that’s making “big” impacts.   88 more words

Joy

Monster homes threaten heritage neighbourhoods

When it comes to the issue of historic buildings and heritage districts, Kitchener has for years had a dubious record for eating its old.

And, after my first four-year term during which I was council’s only representative on the city’s heritage committee, I start to see why the city has such a disappointing heritage history. 250 more words

Heritage

"Landslide Frank" offers thanks for your support

Thanks, 2,322 times, my sincere thanks.

Approaching a new term as Ward 9 councillor, I would like to thank all 2,322 of you for your votes, kind words and support offered so generously on countless doorsteps during the recent campaign. 173 more words

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