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Barbecue launches United Way campaign

The United Way of Guelph Wellington Dufferin will kick off its 2014 fundraising campaign on Sept. 10 with a community barbecue at Market Square on Carden Street.

Guelph election 2014

Guthrie mayoral platform includes five promises

Cam Guthrie has released his full platform for becoming the city’s next mayor, consisting of five promises that he says will “create a better Guelph.”


Work begins on huge new development

The company that plans to redevelop the former W.C. Wood factory site didn’t get everything it wanted from city council last week, but it’s aiming to break ground on the first phase of the development next April.

Police remind motorists new school speed limits in effect

With kids heading back to school in just one week, the Guelph Police Service is reminding drivers of the reduced speed limits around school zones.

Guelph energy district

New condo a landmark first for district energy district.

A high-rise condominium tower planned for the downtown will be the first residential building in Guelph to be heated and cooled by district energy, rather than by its own heating and cooling equipment.

Learn how to vote online on Sept. 3

Voters who want the low-down on Internet voting are being invited to a hands-on demonstration on Sept. 3.

New schools open but there is still work to be done

It’s been a challenge, but the local public school board expects to have all of its new schools ready to welcome students on Sept. 2.

Guelph library chief books out

Guelph’s chief librarian has resigned after less than four years in the job for what she describes as family reasons.

St. George's Square

Island in St. George’s Square gets nod

A controversial concept for redesigning St. George’s Square has been endorsed by city council in a close vote. It’s an issue some say could play a role in the Oct. 27 civic elections.

All-nighter a no-go

The all-night arts extravaganza known as a Nuit Blanche, which was added to the Guelph Jazz Festival in 2010, won’t be happening this year.

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