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  1. Mota, Masters named players of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    The third-year libero from Kitchener, Ont., had 30 digs and added eight assists in Dal's 3-0 win over the Memorial Sea-Hawks on Saturday. The following day, Mota collected 26 digs and three assists in the Tigers' 3-1 victory over MUN.

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  2. Canadian Tyler Varga enhances NFL stock with solid Senior Bowl showingRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Weyburn This Week

    He's the fourth-ranked prospect for this year's CFL draft but Jim Barker firmly believes Tyler Varga's football future lies south of the border. Varga, from Kitchener, Ont., ran for 31 yards and two TDs on four carries and added three catches for 39 yards in leading the North to a 34-13 win over the South in last weekend's Senior Bowl at Mobile, Ala.

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  3. Hate scraping windshield ice? There's a spray for thatRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBC News

    Neverfrost co-founders Chong Shen, left, and Khanjan Desai work in Kitchener, Ont., on with the infrared-reflective film they created. Neverfrost is designed to protect windshields by preventing frost during winters, and avoiding stone chips.

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  4. This is My DrumRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Waterloo Chronicle

    ... grandmother. Her play, This is My Drum, about embracing her indigenous identity, plays at the Registry Theatre in Kitchener, Feb. 5-8. It's a one-woman show, written and performed by Majaury, combining storytelling, poetry and song in an intimate ...

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  5. Dance the night awayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Waterloo Chronicle

    The Waterloo-trained ice dancers, who call the Kitchener-Waterlooa SSkating Club home, claimed their first-ever Canadiana SNationala SSkating Championship in Kingston on the weekend after being the runners-up for four years straight. Weaver and Poje combined for a total score of 187.88 in the free dance, leaps and bounds above their closest competition of Piper Gilles anda SPaula SPourier, who scored 174.70 The 2010 Olympic champions and double 2014 Olympic silver medal winners decided to take this year off, leaving the competition wide open.

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  6. Huawei posts job in Kitchener as it looks to 'double' Ontario workforceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CBC News

    Chinese telecom giant Huawei is looking to almost double its Ontario workforce over the next five years, and it appears to be taking an initial step into Waterloo Region. The company posted a job ad for a permanent research director based in Kitchener, and is looking for someone with a minimum of 10 years of telecommunications security research experience.

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  7. Waterloo startup wants to make the ice scraper obsoleteRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Neverfrost co-founder Khanjan Desai works in Kitchener, Ont., on Friday, Dec. 12, 2014 with an infrared-reflective film they created. Neverfrost is a clear film that is designed to protect windshields from natural and seasonal elements, such as insulating against summer heat, preventing frost during winters, and avoiding stone chips on windshields Neverfrost co-founder Khanjan Desai works in Kitchener, Ont., on Friday, Dec. 12, 2014 with an infrared-reflective film they created.

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  8. Young families hardest hit by auto sector's decline, report findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Windsor Star

    ... of the automotive industry. The impact on other communities, such as Oshawa, St. Catharines-Niagara and Kitchener-Cambridge-Waterloo, was not as dramatic." Despite the loss of several large auto plants, including GM Transmission and Chrysler's ...

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  9. Phelan Simpson, Mary Orr off to world junior figure skating eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle Herald

    Lunenburg native Phelan Simpson and his skating partner Mary Orr of Brantford, Ont., are heading back to the world junior figure skating championships. The skaters, who train out of the Kitchener-Waterloo Skating Club in Ontario, easily won the junior pairs division at last week's Canadian figure skating championships in Kingston, Ont.

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  10. Huawei in hiring spree for Kitchener-Waterloo officeRead the original story

    Monday | ITWorld Canada

    Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., appears to be gearing up to establish operations right in BlackBerry's backyard in Kitchener-Waterloo.

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  11. Toronto making mark as videogame hubRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The London Free Press

    ... a centre in Toronto, but we are increasingly seeing applications from companies outside the GTA in places such as Kitchener, Waterloo and Ottawa." DrinkBox Studios has received funding for each of their games. They were one of 23 companies to ...

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  12. at the Galleries: Exceeding expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Chronicle Herald

    ... Daniel Rozin in Toronto curator Marla Wasser's award-winning RAM: Rethinking Art and Machine, first exhibited at Kitchener's THEMUSEUM and now at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia to March 22. Wasser designed the exhibit, winner of the Waterloo Region ...

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  13. Toronto leads way in digital gaming industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Canada Online Explorer

    ... a centre in Toronto, but we are increasingly seeing applications from companies outside the GTA in places such as Kitchener, Waterloo and Ottawa." DrinkBox Studios has received funding for each of their games. They were one of 23 companies to ...

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  14. Festival to begin next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... principal clarinet with the Regina Symphony Orchestra, she has performed with Orchestra London Canada and the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Orchestra, and has toured in Europe, Canada, and South and Central America with the Canadian Chamber Ensemble. ...

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  15. Searching for Kitchener's lost graveyardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | InsideHalton.com

    ... 1890s, attributed to Gordon Jones when printed in Geoffrey Hayes' Waterloo County: An Illustrated History 1997. Kitchener, Ontario - 15-01-23 - News -A ledger listing the names of those who died at the House of Industry and Refuge in Kitchener, sits ...

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  16. Huawei appears set to open office in Kitchener-WaterlooRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Globe and Mail

    ... world's largest telecommunications equipment companies, is opening up an office in BlackBerry Ltd.'s hometown of Kitchener-Waterloo - and hiring former employees of the struggling Canadian tech firm to help it beef up on mobile security. Huawei, ...

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  17. U.S. firm Sensus defends smart meters being replaced in OntarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Toronto Star

    ... any usage data to their respective utility. Also impacted are 449 Waterloo North Hydro customers, 327 with Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro, 266 with Windsor's EnWin Utilities, 161 with ‎Greater Sudbury Hydro, 115 with Brant County Power, 108 with ...

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  18. Halton courts stretched beyond limits judges, lawyers warnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Independent & Free Press

    ... a judge was added in the region. Meanwhile, new courthouses have been built in other municipalities, including Kitchener-Waterloo and Oshawa, and a six-floor expansion of the Brampton courthouse was announced earlier this month by the province to ... 1 comment

  19. Rival basketball leagues shooting for franchise in Waterloo RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | InsideHalton.com

    ... facilities. Lightning owner Vito Frijia and Tourism London have invited a small delegation of city officials from Kitchener, including Mayor Berry Vrbanovic, to attend an NBL game at the Budweiser Gardens in London on Sunday. Frijia said potential ...

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  20. Ravens fullback Kyle Juszczyk opening doors for Ivy League players like Yale's Tyler VargaRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... back at Yale, and he has lined up at both fullback and running back this week. The 5-foot-11, 224-pound native of Kitchener, Ontario, has shown he's capable of running away from linebackers and has held his own as a blocker against bigger ...

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