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- Bradley Bahab: a musician in the making The 27-year-old computer programmer/analyst student at Conestoga College, better known as Tariq Musica, was inspired to pursue music by his father and grandfather.
- No justice for Tori Stafford EDITORIAL By Jessica Towriss Beaten, raped and murdered. Those are three words you never want to hear but they will haunt Tori Stafford’s family forever. Tori was only eight years old when she was abducted walking home from a school in Woodstock on April 8, 2009. She was lured away by a woman...
- Students divided over U-Pass referendum, despite official results Many students living beyond the reach of Waterloo's bus and LRT systems say they'll be stuck with paying the cost of other students' commutes. Meanwhile, the student association's president isn't commenting.
- Hawk gives woman’s small dog a free ride across county lines Paisley, a seven-year-old pomchi from the Cambridge area, was scooped up by a hawk and later found many kilometres from home, slightly sore but otherwise OK.
- Protesters make the point that generosity can kill By Kaitlyn Mullin, Spoke News More than a dozen people protested to put an end to panhandling at the Delta intersection in Cambridge, Ont., yesterday. The goal of their protest was to send a message to not give beggars money but, instead, donate to charities that provide services to those who are...
- Cost of minor sports varies greatly BY GREG STAMPER Minor hockey, basketball, soccer and baseball all promote teamwork, fitness and friendship starting at an early age. However, as many parents throughout the world can tell you, putting yourself, or children, through sports does have a drawback. Sports cost a lot, plain and simp...
- In an era when online music dominates, Southern Ontario record stores still thrive Although their business has been affected by the rise in popularity of music streaming and downloading, traditional brick and mortar record stores continue to thrive in Southern Ontario.
- New recharge rooms offer students a space to deal with the stress of college life Conestoga students now have a brand new place to go and decompress from the stress of college life with new recharge rooms at Doon Campus.
- Regional council candidate’s signs become vandalism target Rob Brunette believes vandals may have been responding to his proposal to create a self-sufficient homeless shelter in Cambridge.
- Roadside impairment testing could get a big upgrade Guard-Ex, a Waterloo-based startup with the backing of five of CBC's Dragons, is developing a foolproof device for testing all human indicators related to impairment.
- Teenage Head 43 years in and still looking to the future Started in 1975 and still going strong, Hamilton's Teenage Head remain dedicated to their past and are inspired by their future.
- Students hold Conestoga’s first Navratri celebration Music, dancing and fashion finery filled the Blue Room on the weekend, as the Gujarati Students Association welcomed all who wished to attend.
- Conestoga College bans the use of recreational marijuana on campus New guidelines released by Conestoga College outline the rules regarding cannabis consumption on campus once recreational marijuana becomes legal across Canada on Wednesday.
- Doug Ford, a man with a plan for the people, but which people? EDITORIAL By Colin Burrowes When Premier Doug Ford announced in the Legislature on Tuesday, Oct. 1 his government, which he claims is “for the people,” would be eliminating all of Bill 148, the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, we wondered, which people is this government for? There is more to Bi...
- Fashion ICONdors: Week of Oct. 4 This week's Fashion ICONdors: Josh Peressotti, Madison Raslovetzky, Jordan Malcolm, Taylor Holley, David Brown, Heather Aube and Jerome Zedo.
- Butch Haller set to cut a swath through The Chainsaw on Nov. 17 One of southern Ontario’s hardest working and strangest musicians, Butch Haller says he's written every song in existence.
- Fashion ICONdors: Halloween Special Crazy costumes. Ghost stories. Tales from the world of the paranormal. Heroes, villains and everyone in between. It's all in this special edition of Fashion ICONdors — live (or perhaps dead) from Conestoga College.
- Political maverick Bernier draws a big crowd in Toronto The Etobicoke rally was part of an effort to ensure the People's Party of Canada has associations in every electoral district by next year's federal election.