January 17, 2019

Ending and preventing homelessness, one person at a time

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.

Police believe homicide was targeted attack

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

P4E Career Fair aims to be the biggest yet

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

One Card problems often an easy fix

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