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Posted Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Kitchener -ndash; The results are in and the City of Kitchener will have a few fresh faces around the horseshoe come December including a new mayor and new councillors for wards two and 10. All the ward councillors seeking re-election held their seats. With all polls reported, here are the unofficial results for Kitchener:
Mayor – Berry Vrbanovic
Ward 1 – Scott Davey
Ward 2 – Dave Schnider
Ward 3 – John Gazzola (acclaimed)
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Posted Thursday, October 23, 2014

KITCHENER -ndash; With only a few days left until Monday’s election, we want to remind residents of some important information.
You don’t need a voter notification card to vote
If you didn’t receive a voter notification card in the mail or you’ve misplaced it, don’t worry, you can still vote on Monday by bringing one piece of ID with your name and Kitchener address on it to the polling station. Suitable identification includes Ontario...
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Posted Tuesday, October 21, 2014

ROTUNDA GALLERY – Unreal Estate by printmaker Michelle Purchase is a series that explores non-traditional ideas of what comprises a home or a community by challenging our fundamental notions of home and pushing the edges of our assumptions about houses, homes, and trees.
“There was a time when people lived much closer to nature, depending on it for survival and suffering when it didn't cooperate,” says the artist, adding homes were traditionally...
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Posted Monday, October 20, 2014

KITCHENER -ndash; Work to construct the new Margaret Avenue Bridge is set to begin Oct. 27, 2014. Access to all local businesses will be maintained throughout the construction which is estimated to be complete by July 2015. Alliance Verdi Civil Inc. has been awarded the tender.
“We are pleased that construction of a replacement bridge is going to start soon,” said Steve Allen, manager, engineering design and approvals. “We recognize how important this bridge is to the neighbourhood,...
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Posted Wednesday, October 08, 2014

KITCHENER -ndash; Outgoing Kitchener and Waterloo mayors Carl Zehr and Brenda Halloran are the Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest parade marshals for 2014. The announcement was made on Tuesday night at the Concordia Club. The parade is Thanksgiving Monday.
Starting off Oktoberfest on Friday is Grillefest and the official opening ceremonies. From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, join members of Kitchener City Council to celebrate the official opening ceremonies of the 46 th Oktoberfest...
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