Articles by: Marissa Evans

Holiday events around K-W

Holiday events around K-W

Contributed Image Wonders of Winter: A Festival of Lights The lights display has been running in Waterloo since 1994. It has now grown to consist of 100,000 lights with 60 businesses from the community providing sponsorship for the displays. Take a walking tour of Waterloo Park to see all of the displays and enjoy the crisp winter air. The lights […]

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All hands on deck for resettlement

All hands on deck for resettlement

Waterloo Region continues to prepare for the arrival of refugees despite changes in initial plan

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The dark side of Waterloo

Sexual assault is talked about. But what is being done to combat it?

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Cultivating your own business

Staff Writer Marissa Evans spoke to Communitech and Waterloo Region Small Business Centre to discuss the elements behind a successful startup business and additional advice for students

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TD’s technology hub to innovate banking

TD’s technology hub to innovate banking

TD Canada Trust is bringing banking to the next level as it turns its attention to innovative technology.

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Voting upgrade to affect youth turnout

Improvements in voting for youth between 18-24 could create a big impact in the federal election

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Laurier residence ranked among Canada’s best

King’s Court Residence was ranked #5 on UniversityHub

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Removing obstacles from visual impairment

The Insight to No Sight event, hosted by the Eye to Eye club, focused on the importance of disability accessibility.

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Changes in Waterloo housing options

For the past few years there has been a battle raging on University Avenue between apartment buildings and houses.

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Suicides surge in Waterloo – region seeks to improve resources

Awareness is the mantra of community stakeholders in the wake of statistics which revealed a 57 per cent increase in suicides by population in Waterloo Region between 2008 and 2013.

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