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Bearing fruit

Arboretum horticulturalist Sean Fox shows off some of the seeds he was able to harvest from the tree-tops thanks to a boom lift loaned to the facility by Skyjack.

Help wanted shoring up city’s river systems

The Ontario Public Interest Research Group in Guelph and the local River Systems Advisory Committee are looking for volunteers to help them plant trees and shrubs in York Road Park on Sunday.

Celebrate the World Next Door

Immigrant Services Guelph Wellington and the Exhibition Park Neighbourhood Group are partnering to host an event meant to promote intercultural awareness in the community.

GCVI seeks help finishing project

Guelph Collegiate is seeking financial help from alumni and the public to get a 1,500-pound wrought-iron archway mounted this fall on top of limestone pillars that have been installed on the school’s grounds.

It’s a first Gift of Gratitude

Though he’s not the first person to be grateful for the work of the caregivers at Guelph General Hospital, local high school teacher Jeff Warner is officially the first patient to offer up a “gift of gratitude.”

Eden Mills’ turn for book sale

The seventh annual Eden Mills Book Sale Plus fundraiser is set to take place on Saturday Oct. 25 at the Eden Mills Community Hall.

Guelph author in running for top prize

Local children’s author Kira Vermond is in the running for the 2015 Red Maple Non-Fiction Award, part of the Ontario Library Association’s Forest of Reading program.

Lourdes honours Dallaire

Our Lady of Lourdes high school will hand out two Lourdes National Leadership Awards during this school year to well-known figures from Canada’s armed forces and national police force.

Free wills help out area charities

Lawyers in Guelph will be writing up wills for free this October in an effort to support charity in a unique fundraising event.

Banners highlight downtown’s diversity

The Downtown Guelph Business Association is highlighting its shops, restaurants and services with a new series of banners on display on Gordon Street.

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