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It's Guelph's birthday – let's celebrate city's founder
Dear Editor: Names are being considered for the school being built on Laurine Avenue.
Winegard's fighting mad
Guelph Matters by Chris Clark: Is it possible? Is former Progressive Conservative federal cabinet minister Bill Winegard turning into an activist?
Recent Comments
Tuesday, July, 22, 2014 - 10:10:03 PM
Mayor responds to Guthrie salvo "Guthrie, Furfaro and Hellemond are very irresponsible in undermining the city's position before damages have been assessed and a decision on appeal has been made. They just may have upped the bill and made an appeal more difficult. Shame."
Comment by Tim Allman
Tuesday, July, 22, 2014 - 10:10:23 PM
Bus drivers locked out "Why lock them out? Why not wait for a strike or for negotiations to go somewhere? Perhaps the answer is that the city saves money as long as they are not paying their employees and the sooner the better. The employees and the riders don't matter."
Comment by Tim Allman
Saturday, July, 12, 2014 - 3:03:02 PM
Guest Editorial: Making Guelph a Better Place "Yes! And support your local Arts Council! As Astero says "arts improve a community's well-being.""
Comment by Pandora
Market move will work
Editorial: Anyone who’s ever planned a bathroom or kitchen renovation will appreciate, in a small way, the thinking that led city hall to decide to upgrade a host of things at the Guelph Farmers’ Market at the same time as it recoats the market floor.
Distracted driving dangerous business
Editorial: It’s distressing to see cyclists who ride along while chatting on their cellphones, or wearing music headphones that put them less in tune with what’s happening around them in traffic.
Guelph deserves better health care on home front
Dear Editor: I am once again writing to express concerns with the amount of medical care that is no longer available in Guelph.
Public transit must improve or car will remain best option
Dear Editor: Mayor Karen Farbridge is correct in the statement that leadership is definitely needed to alleviate traffic congestion in regards to GTA area travel and commuting (Tribune, April 11).
Workplace fatalities should be in spotlight
The View from Here column by Alan Pickersgill: I don’t know if any representatives from the Guelph Police Association will be in attendance when the local Labour Council marks the National Day of Mourning next week.
Best is yet to come
Editorial: Guelph Collegiate could become quite the urban oasis if it manages to turn all of its big plans for its six-acre site into reality.
Twitter calls on target
Editorial: Kudos to the Guelph Hydro and city hall work crews and to the police officers and firefighters who all worked hard to deal with Friday’s ice storm.
Toronto the Good? Nope
Guelph Matters column by Chris Clark: I am not alone in this fair burgh in having been raised in Toronto but ending up settling in Guelph.
Taxpayer incomes no match for city hall spending
Dear Editor: The article “City eyes locking in tax-hike targets for next four years” (Tribune, April 11) was conveniently buried deep in the bowels of the paper.
City hall should practice what households have to do
Dear Editor: On page one of the April 11 Tribune, we have our tax-and-spend mayor supporting road tolls.
Losing wallet an ordeal with happy ending
Dear Editor: I wish to extol the honesty, integrity and kindness of Steve, one of the managers of McDonald’s on Gordon Street.
Kudos for transportation stand
Editorial: You have to give Mayor Karen Farbridge and Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne credit for taking a stand on the need for new revenue sources to attack traffic congestion and gridlock, especially around Toronto. Highway congestion is clearly hurting both Guelph commuters and businesses, and something needs to be done about it.
Time for Burke to stop flogging a dead horse
Dear Editor: Re:Burke surprised former campaign staffer faces robocall charge (Tribune, April 4)
Giving thanks for crossing guards
Dear Editor: In November 2012, I spoke at the city budget meeting in support of crossing guard funding for our schools. It has been just under a month since our crossing guards started at Metcalfe and Lemon streets.
Firefighters more than earn their keep
Dear Editor: In the letter to the editor “City’s $100k club is excessive” (Tribune, April 4), Max Penner states that his blood is boiling because of the salaries.
Unique farm, history
Editorial: How many people have driven on roads near the Hart farm without knowing it was there, an oasis of farmland in Guelph?
 
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