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

    Jan 26, 2015 | ITWorld Canada

    ... research and development and business operation, has apparently began scouting for engineers in the Kitchener-Waterloo area. Recently, the company has put out a job ad for a research director to be based in Kitchener and tasked "growing and leading ...

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

    Jan 25, 2015 | The London Free Press

    ... 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 receive grants of ...

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

    Jan 25, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... THEMUSEUM and now at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia to March 22. Wasser designed the exhibit, winner of the Waterloo Region 2011 Art Event of the Year Award, to show the Waterloo, Ont., area, known as Silicon Valley North, a different side than ...

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

    Jan 25, 2015 | Canada Online Explorer

    ... 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 receive grants of ...

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

    Jan 25, 2015 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... 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. She has ...

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

    Jan 23, 2015 | InsideHalton.com

    The County of Waterloo's House of Industry and Refuge built in 1869 was the last resort for the destitute, elderly, disabled, mentally challenged and orphaned of the era. This is a photo from 1890s, attributed to Gordon Jones when printed in Geoffrey Hayes' Waterloo County: An Illustrated History 1997.

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

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    Handset maker Huawei is aiming to build a 'trusted brand' in Canada, and sees creating Canadian jobs as part of the process. China's Huawei Technologies Co.

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

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    ... 18 per cent of the meters have not transmitted 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 ...

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

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    ... 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 meet ... 1 comment

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

    Jan 23, 2015 | InsideHalton.com

    The National Basketball League of Canada is making a pitch, similar to a rival bid from former Toronto Raptors head coach Butch Carter, in a quest to bring a professional basketball team to Waterloo Region. Both suitors say mid-sized centres such as Waterloo Region, along with Hamilton and Niagara Region, are natural fits for their leagues because of their strategic locations, demographics and existing facilities.

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

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    ... 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 meet ... 1 comment

  12. Ontario to Enjoy Stronger Growth, but Regional Impact will Vary, Central 1 Credit Union ForecastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Market Wire

    External factors are setting the stage for a better performing Ontario economy and many of its regional economies, says a new forecast by Central 1 Credit Union. The improvement will be broadly based across industries and regions, though some manufacturers will experience negative fallout from the decline in exports to oil-producing provinces.

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  13. Supportive Housing of Waterloo has $600K funding request deniedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Waterloo Chronicle

    Despite not receiving more than half a million dollars in regional funding to help expand, Supportive Housing of Waterloo is still hopeful they can raise the money they need to provide 15 more beds.A Last week, the Region of Waterloo Community Services Committee did not select SHOW's application of $600,000 for funding out of the $2.5 million provided by the province and the federal government as part of a six-year funding strategy for affordable housing. "Of course we're disappointed," said Gael Gilbert, executive director of SHOW.

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  14. After CRA audit, Dying with Dignity group stripped of charitable tax statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | CTV

    ... as groups advocating for foreign aid, human rights and poverty reduction. The CRA even warned off the Kitchener-Waterloo Field Naturalists, a bird-watching group, after they sent a letter to two cabinet ministers complaining about ...

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  15. Southwestern Ontario getting new area codeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Northern Life

    The region of southwestern Ontario currently served by area codes 226 and 519 will be getting a third area code next year. The new 548 area code will be available starting June 4, 2016, and won't affect the local calling areas.

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  16. Next Waterloo Region Nature meeting Jan. 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Waterloo Chronicle

    The Kitchener-Waterloo Field Naturalists have changed their name to Waterloo Region Nature in an effort to attract more members from across the region. Waterloo Region Nature hosts its first meeting with its new name Jan. 26, 7:30 to 10 p.m., at 404 Wing/Rotary Centre at 510 Dutton Dr., Waterloo.

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  17. New area code being introduced for southwestern OntarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The London Free Press

    A new area code for southwestern Ontario will be introduced next year in order meet the continuously growing demand for new telephone numbers. Starting in June 2016, the area code 548 will be introduced in the region that currently uses the area codes 226 and 519.

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  18. New 548 area code coming to southern OntarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | CBC News

    The new 548 area code will only be assigned to customers when the existing supply of 226 and 519 numbers is depleted. Starting June 4, 2016, the new 548 area code will be introduced in the region currently served by area codes 226 and 519.

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  19. Communitech, Ryerson DMZ and OneEleven announce partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... of helping the general public get more informed. "If a company has to waste a couple of hours on the road between Waterloo and Toronto it can blow a whole day for them, so having a place where they can do work instead of setting up at a coffee shop ...

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  20. Former dean of Ivey Asia returns to Toronto as board of trade presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    Janet De Silva is the new president and CEO of the Toronto Region Board of Trade. De Silva is photographed in the Board's offices in downtown Toronto on Jan. 19, 2015.

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