GUELPH - Two more vacant buildings have been destroyed by fire in the south end of Wellington County. On Dec. 5 at 1:30am the Guelph Fire Department responded to an abandoned workshop fire on Silvercreek Parkway North. Then, just two hours later, the department was called to an abandoned barn fire on Fife Road.
GUELPH - On Dec. 10, the St. George’s Choir and the Salvation Army Band will bring their annual Community Carol Sing to St. George’s Church.
A weekly report prepared by the staff of the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA). If you require further information, regarding this report, call the Elora Resource Centre at 519-846-0941. Office hours: 8:30am to 4:30pm. For technical information, call the Agricultural Information Contact Centre at 1-877-424-1300 or visit the OMAFRA website: www.ontario.ca/omafra.
WATERLOO - Waterloo Wellington residents received some of the most efficient and highest quality care in the province according to data released on Nov. 30 by the Canadian Institute for Health Information.
GUELPH - Passion fuels the rocket, but vision - a big dream - points the rocket to its ultimate destination.
GUELPH - The Tree of Remembrance will be at Stone Road Mall in Guelph until Dec. 23.
GUELPH - Local songstresses Jude Vadala, Katherine Wheatley and Tannis Slimmon will welcome winter at River Run Centre when Boreal performs Songs for a Snowy Season on Dec. 9 at 8pm.
WELLINGTON CTY. - Several dancers from Wellington County will be performing in Canada’s Ballet Jörgen production of The Nutcracker - a Canadian Tradition.
WELLINGTON CTY. - Police are looking for witnesses to two separate three-vehicle collisions earlier this week - one in Guelph-Eraomsa and one in Puslinch.
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On Dec. 1 at about 8:35am, a Wellington County OPP officer was monitoring traffic on Highway 6 near Laird Road in Guelph.
GUELPH - On Nov. 26 at about 11:18pm, a Wellington County OPP officer observed a 2003 Acura stopped on the shoulder of Highway 6 near Laird Road.
GUELPH - Guelph Police have recently received reports of $20, $50 and $100 counterfeit U.S. bills being distributed at businesses within Guelph.
GUELPH - Six months after the Guelph-Wellington 20,000 Homes Campaign announced it intended to help 30 of the most vulnerable individuals experiencing homelessness find and maintain housing, the goal has been exceeded.
GUELPH - Members of the Ontario horse racing industry have the opportunity to participate in a new survey being conducted by Equine Guelph.
QUEEN'S PARK - Perth-Wellington MPP Randy Pettapiece said Mike Carter, owner of Milverton Foodtown, did all the right things. He installed energy-efficient lighting, and purchased new, efficient freezers and refrigerators. However, the MPP notes in a press release, Carter’s hydro bills are now up 30 percent and his delivery charge more than doubled.
TORONTO - Hydro One is offering advice to help Ontario residents bring holiday cheer to their home and neighbourhood without breaking the bank this year.