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Brian Fray
Fray hangs up the drawing board
Guelph Matters column by Chris Clark: Wanted: Clever, keen-eyed, astute observer of all things Guelph who can draw editorial cartoons – for cheap.
No must-haves at my place
It wasn’t until I started watching renovation shows on television that I realized I had a pretty tough upbringing.
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Thursday, June, 11, 2015 - 3:03:48 PM
Off-leash park is not a school playground "From the City of Guelph website, on leash-free zones: "When off-leash, “under control” means the dog remains close to its handler (within sight and earshot), responds to voice commands, and is prevented from approaching within one metre of oth"
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Wednesday, June, 10, 2015 - 6:06:33 PM
Keep bridge one lane say Niska Road area residents "Big mistake!! Twice in one day people coming off Niska to Downey have pulled out in front of me, once forcing me to leave a portion of my tires on the pavement. There are also tractor trailers trying to use it from time to time which again manages to"
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Thursday, May, 28, 2015 - 8:08:30 PM
Solstice 3 going to OMB over church site plans "decisions that affect cities should be made by elected reps of the cities- this is what is meant by accountablity- the omb when it steps in is not accountable to the people of guelph=our local elections have no impact on them= a bad setup/system inde"
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Daughter, me and her PhD
Who in their right mind would venture to Edmonton in mid-November? We did, and the weather was way warmer and sunnier than it was back in Guelph-town last week.
Up for debate: Embarking on a new work shift
Joy and sorrow. It’s interesting how the two are linked. This past Friday was my last day of work before going on maternity leave.
War effort: 'Something you had to do'
“I won the war,” my father used to joke around the family dinner table. We would laugh and pay the old man no never-mind.
Leaf it to Mother Nature
Guelph Matters column by Chris Clark: It was the most glorious of sights on Sunday morning.
Guelph Matters: Changing of the guard
Congratulations to Cam Guthrie on being elected the next mayor of Guelph.
All’s left is the voting
Guelph Matters column by Chris Clark: Well, this is our last edition before Monday’s election.
Two wrongs don't make a right
Guelph Matters column by Chris Clark: Trib world blew up real good last week when we ran an unattributed Karen Farbridge advertisement slagging mayoral foe Cam Guthrie.
A most civil discourse
Guelph Matters column by Chris Clark: Where’s the juice?
Hmm, whatever does it mean?
Guelph Matters column by Chris Clark: Quite enjoyed the contretemps between mayoral candidates Karen Farbridge and Cam Guthrie about the latter’s relationship with GrassRoots Guelph.
The more food donations the merrier
Up for Debate column by Jessica Lovell: Each year on Thanksgiving weekend, I eat more than my fill.
‘The Guelph Factor’ and other considerations
Uncommon Sense column by Greg Elliott: It appears that the term “the Guelph factor” is open for redefinition lately.
Guelph election misconceptions
The View from Here column by Alan Pickersgill: There are a couple of misconceptions about municipal elections that won’t go away. One is that it doesn’t matter who is the mayor because she only has one vote.
And on the right side of fence
Guelph Matters column by Chris Clark: I left the GrassRoots Guelph barbecue last week pleasantly surprised.
Politicians must give voters a reason to go to the polls
The View From Here column by Alan Pickersgill: People in Scotland voted in an independence referendum today. As I write this, I have no idea of the vote outcome.
Colourful cast of characters
Guelph Matters column by Chris Clark: Municipal candidates are colouring our world with all the election signs sprinkled throughout the city.
Noisy gnat getting to me
Guelph Matters column by Chris Clark: Mosquitoes are pretty much gone, but there remains a giant gnat in my neighbourhood.
 
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