A recent meeting included a talk about the option of using medical marijuana to deal with the stubborn disease.
Author: Manija Hamidullah
Several members of a local club say handwork crafts play a role in keeping them happy, mentally healthy and engaged with others.
The annual sale and show, held on the weekend, featured handmade crafts, plenty of good cheer and a visit from Santa.
Peer-support drop-in groups, coordinated by Bereaved Families of Ontario, provide a safe place for those who want to share their stories.
Staff at the Kitchener facility, affiliated with The Working Centre, believe that helping the marginalized fit into a community happens one welcome, one meal and one conversation at a time.
Speakers at the Kitchener event highlighted the need to dispel the stereotypes produced media and popular culture, which can lead to hate crimes.
Over nearly five decades, Lutherwood’s services have helped more than 8,000 people in Waterloo Region to get back on their feet or keep a roof over their heads. Many of them are between the ages of 15 and 29.
Music, dancing and fashion finery filled the Blue Room on the weekend, as the Gujarati Students Association welcomed all who wished to attend.
Waterloo Regional Police Service has trained 304 officers in standardized field sobriety testing, with another 14 trained to recognize impairment.
By Manija Hamidullah, Spoke News An investigation is continuing into a shooting that occurred in downtown Kitchener last week, resulting in a man’s death. Isaiah Macnab, 20, was last seen at 11:20 a.m. last Thursday, sitting outside of Salvation Army New Beginnings building on King Street East, when he was shot multiple times. A Waterloo Regional Police spokesperson said the police believe the shooting was a targeted attack and they are still seeking the suspect vehicle. “We are still … Continued
By Manija Hamidullah, Spoke News It’s never too early or late for students to think about their career paths. That includes students who have graduated and are struggling with career choices and current students who are not sure about what to do after graduation. In both cases, they’re being encouraged to attend this year’s Partnerships For Employment (P4E) Career Fair. The job fair will be held on Sept. 26, from … Continued
By Manija Hamidullah, Spoke News The manager of One Card at Conestoga College’s Doon campus is assuring students that any problems they face with their card can be solved right away. “Students face problems once in a while depositing money in their cards, but it is very minimum and resolved as soon as possible,” said Andrea De Vito. “If students face any other problems they can contact our office and we … Continued