March 9, 2021

OPINION: Valentine’s Day is overrated

According to Statistics Canada, as of 2019 there were over 15 million couples and 12 million single Canadians. Whether you’re in a committed relationship or living the single life, there’s a good chance that you’re still expected to buy someone a gift for Valentine’s Day. 

VIDEO: Waterloo Region exercises digital fitness amid pandemic

According to Comprar Acciones, an interactive educational platform based in Spain, the global consumer spend on health and fitness apps grew by nearly 50 per cent in 2020. Local behavioural changes and business strategies, prove this global trend to be present in the Waterloo Region.

VIDEO: How quarantine pets are dealing with separation anxiety

Lockdown was a great time to adopt a pet, lots of time to hang out with the little ones and get to know them a bit better. As things started opening up, they may have started acting differently while you were gone or throwing a fit when it’s time for work or school.

AUDIO: The rocky road for student teachers during COVID-19

Teacher’s college students haven’t had it easy during the COVID-19 pandemic. With schools across the province going through different phases of lockdowns and multiple closings and reopenings, students have faced a multitude of interruptions regarding their schooling.