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Frozen water pressures ease with nice weather
With spring finally settling in, residents who were at risk of frozen pipes can now turn off their taps.
Upper Grand Shool Board
Public board grapples with snow/cold day policy
With spring weather heading our way, there’s a temporary freeze-up at the local public school board related to the contentious issue of whether schools should remain open on extremely cold days.
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Thursday, November, 27, 2014 - 4:04:03 AM
Vote recount flawed system "Alan I don't see any flaw in the counting process, though perhaps in the reasoning for a recount. All parties knew that the counting method was going to be exactly the same as last time. What did they expect to happen? Einstein said "Insanity: doin"
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Wednesday, November, 12, 2014 - 10:10:19 PM
A loss of identity in Canada, now Guelph "I guess I have been living under a delusion in Canada all these years. I was always taught that the essence of democracy was debate and every opinion having the chance to be represented. I am seriously disturbed by the response of the followers of "
Comment by brianp
Wednesday, November, 12, 2014 - 6:06:47 PM
Jaywalking big problem in Guelph "There is no doubt that there are pedestrian/traffic problems in Guelph. The city has doubled since I moved here, and we all feel the growing pains in different ways. As a historical note, did you know that the term "jaywalker" was coined by the auto"
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Solstice III development up for debate at council
When the rezoning application to build a student condominium in place of the former St. Matthias Anglican Church goes to council on Monday April 13, several delegates will be on hand to express their concerns.
Guelph Public Works
Pothole count holding steady
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Liberals, Conservatives await go-ahead from headquarters
Guelph’s federal Liberal party association is planning a forum where its 800 members can question the three candidates vying to win the party nomination.
City policy means another tax jump
The average homeowner will pay several dollars more this year if city council approves a tax policy that shifts part of the tax burden off multi-residential and industrial properties.
French immersion
French immersion review due in December
The public school board has approved a review of its French immersion program that could potentially lead to FI enrolment being capped through such measures as a lottery or a first-come-first-served system.
Too little too late for the Dupuis family
Four-year-old Eloise Dupuis and her family have no plans to return to Funmazing in the future, despite the play centre’s recent apology.
Transit
Abuse of transit system means changes
The city says a program introduced three years ago to encourage people to use city buses to get to GO trains and buses is being abused, so changes are being made.
Eleven teachers hit $100k mark
Eleven high school teachers and 10 elementary teachers are among the 151 employees of the Upper Grand District School Board on the latest “sunshine list” of public sector employees earning over $100,000 in 2014.
Guelph NDP choose their candidate
Social justice advocate and community organizer Andrew Seagram has been chosen to represent the NDP in the federal election expected in October.
Tuition up, enrolment down at U of G
The University of Guelph is planning to push up tuition fees starting next school year. At the same time, an unprecedented level of student debt is dragging down Canada’s economy, said a national report released last week.
Fire at Massey Road factory
Hundreds of plastic skids went up in a roaring blaze outside a Linamar factory Monday night.
United Way funds new groups
The United Way will invest an extra $170,000 into four new agencies and nine new programs this year.
Heritage Guelph
Heritage Guelph seeks tighter property standards
Heritage Guelph wants city hall to take action to spur the preservation of one of the city’s landmark buildings, which has sat neglected and empty for years.
Municipal election expenses
Corporate cash big boost in Guthrie campaign
Mayor Cam Guthrie received more than four times the corporate donations that former mayor Karen Farbridge did in the recent mayoral campaign and also outspent her.
 
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