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Region of Waterloo “Bug”


Written by Ruth

August 15, 2011 at 12:29 pm

Posted in This and that


Hydro right-of-way beside Trillium Public School in Kitchener

Do you love or hate this picture? Dandelions have spread wildly since our bylaw forbidding the use of lawn pesticides was introduced. Many homeowners have given up trying to keep a weed-free lawn while others bring home pesticides from United States and apply it under cover of night.

Written by Ruth

May 27, 2011 at 8:23 am

We voted…did you?

Federal Election- May 2, 2011- Winners to be announced

Written by Ruth

May 2, 2011 at 6:21 pm

Election Sign

Seen near Westmount Road and Greenbrook Drive

Written by Ruth

April 26, 2011 at 6:21 pm

Alpine Road Fair

The annual fair at Alpine Road and Ottawa Street South is set up again for this weekend. Hopefully the weather will improve, but children always enjoy the rides even when it is windy and cold. (map)

Written by Ruth

April 21, 2011 at 3:35 pm


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