GUELPH - Family and Children’s Services of Guelph and Wellington County is stepping into the hockey world with the launch of a raffle of authenticated NHL hockey collectibles.
GUELPH - Tamara Nugent has been elected the new Director of Education by the Wellington Catholic District School Board of Trustees.
A weekly report prepared by the staff of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food (OMAF) and the Ministry of Rural Affairs (MRA). If you require further information, regarding this report, call the Elora Resource Centre at 519-846-0941. Office hours: 8:30am to 5pm. For technical information, call the Agricultural Information Contact Centre at 1-877-424-1300 or visit the OMAF website: www.ontario.ca/omaf and/or the MRA website:
WELLINGTON CTY. - As part of reforms to physiotherapy services, Ontario is increasing access to publicly funded exercise and falls prevention classes across Waterloo Wellington. This will help more seniors stay healthy and independent.
GUELPH - Stay active this season and participate in the Summer Games. This year, Guelph is hosting the 55+ event which includes swimming, tennis, shuffleboard, pickle ball, bocce, badminton and golf.
GUELPH - Everyone is invited to tour the gardens of the University of Guelph on June 13, as part of Canada Garden Day, a coast-to-coast celebration of Canada’s unique garden aesthetic.
Signs of spring are popping up all over. Snowdrops and new tulip leaves are pushing through in some gardens.
GUELPH - Gardening Fundamentals is a series of courses designed for both the beginner and experienced gardener.
The Guelph U12R Blue Team (Sharpe Farm Supplies) won the bronze medal in the U12R Blue division at the Western Region Ringette Association Regional Championships.
WELLINGTON CTY. - Heavy rains and melting snow caused some limited flooding, but little damage in the region. Flood waters that spilled over the banks of the Maitland River in Harriston and the Conestogo River in Drayton were already receding by Monday, officials report.
GUELPH - To Be Determined Theatre Co. is producing John F. Ross’s Senior Acting & Technical Theatre Program’s production of A Permanent Solution... this spring.
Wellington County was well represented at the 41st annual Waterloo-Wellington Science and Engineering Fair, with nine local students taking home awards.
Police continued to crack down and lay drinking and driving charges.
LONDON - Ontario Provincial Police are issuing a warning to all citizens to stay away from open water during this time of the year.
GUELPH - Pay increases for some 430 Community Living Guelph Wellington workers are on hold pending a second order from the province’s pay equity commission.
LISTOWEL - Perth Wellington provincial Liberal candidate Stewart Skinner is hopeful the next Ontario budget will include funding to expand natural gas infrastructure to un-serviced communities.