Category: Local

UW plans for expansion

At the end of April, Waterloo city councillors approved preliminary plans for a project that will ambitiously expand the size of the University of Waterloo campus The plans have...

Student runs for city councillor

On May 17, Wilfrid Laurier University student Erin Epp announced her bid for Waterloo city council The declaration made Epp, a third-year political science student, the first...

New allegations behind blaze

At 5:30 am on April 22, a rapidly developing fire engulfed a number of adjoining businesses in Campus Court Plaza – located at 140 University Avenue West According to John...

UW receives federal funding

As part of a federal initiative to aid the Government of Canada’s Small Business Internship Program (SBIP), today Member of Parliament for Kitchener-Waterloo Peter Braid...

20 minutes to a cleaner Waterloo

On April 16, the City of Waterloo hosted a 20-Minute Makeover The event, held at 2 pm, was one of many inspired by annual Earth Day celebrations The Makeover, co-hosted by the...

City evaluates student area

After a year of discussion and debate, this April city council will be presented with two visions for the student-dominated community of Northdale to determine which will be the...

Coming together for a night of hope

On March 25, community members from Waterloo gathered at Waterloo Collegiate Institute (WCI) for the first annual Night of Hope The event, in support of the Bracelet of Hope...