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Tegan and Sara highlight Hillside

Calgary twins Tegan and Sara, big winners at the Juno Awards last month, are among those who are playing the Hillside Festival this summer.

Slow down on idea of high-speed rail service, advises Sandals

The Liberal government announced more details about its plan for boosting Ontario’s transportation network this week, but local MPP Liz Sandals says news of a “high-speed” rail service in this area isn’t quite what it might appear.

Four-pronged approach to U of G student exodus

The annual push known as Move-Out Madness is now on to help U of G students usefully dispose of their unwanted items as the university year ends and they move out.

Tentative deal with firefighters

Though details have not yet been released, the city has announced a tentative deal with the Guelph Professional Firefighters Association.

Notables scope out GrassRoots event

Nine people who are either on city council or are among the ward candidates registered for October’s civic elections were at Wednesday’s launch event for GrassRoots Guelph.

Event’s big turnout impresses tax buster

he size of the crowd out for Wednesday’s public launch of GrassRoots Guelph impressed the Ontario director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation.

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Tax group gives city hall bureaucracy failing grade

Guelph is doing worse than almost any other Ontario city when it comes to controlling the growth of highly paid bureaucrats, the Ontario director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation said Wednesday.

Puslinch to upgrade website

The province is giving Puslinch $16,250 to help the township change its website so it does a better job of promoting economic development.

Last call for overnight parking input

City hall is seeking public feedback to possible bylaw changes that would put new restrictions on overnight street parking, but would also cut the winter street-parking ban to four months from the current six months.

Guelph notches bicycle-friendly silver

Guelph has received an award recognizing its progress in becoming more of a bicycle-friendly community.

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