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Community grants enhance culture and community in Kitchener

Posted on Tuesday, November 02, 2021 02:04 PM

When Green Light Arts applied for a City community grant (tier 2) back in 2015, they were a budding charitable theatre company looking to break into the Waterloo Region arts...

Locally made robots helping city staff improve Kitchener sidewalks

Posted on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 01:00 PM

For the second consecutive summer, robots will be rolling down local sidewalks. Working with City of Kitchener staff, these robots are helping inspect sidewalks in the very...

Flower garden along front of house

Kitchener recognizing gardeners of all kinds this summer

Posted on Tuesday, June 22, 2021 12:42 PM

From victory to vegetable gardens, pollinator patches to herb beds, Kitchener residents and businesses are making the most of their outdoor spaces this summer and we want to recognize...

River with forest along both sides

There’s no shortage of things to do during the summer in Kitchener

Posted on Friday, June 18, 2021 01:45 PM

Here are some sites and activities to add to your bucket list this season.

Monarch Woods natural area

Multiple access points on Stoke Drive and Victoria Street South


Photo of three people sitting together playing musical instraments

House of Friendship offers home and hope during COVID-19 pandemic

Posted on Tuesday, June 15, 2021 01:38 PM

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit in March of 2021, the House of Friendship saw an opportunity to redefine the meaning of home for homeless residents in Kitchener. They made the bold...