The Region of Waterloo has stepped up security around the site of an encampment at the corner of Weber and Victoria streets in Kitchener after some local businesses expressed concerns about vandalism and their safety.
People swayed and danced with the swirling rhythms and blues on the last day of the Kitchener Blues Festival.
Local hospitals want soon-to-be parents to know there is an adequate supply of epidurals in Waterloo region and patient care is not being affected by a shortage, a group managing usage across Cambridge Memorial, Guelph General, Groves Memorial and Grand River hospitals says.
The deadline to file paperwork in this October's municipal and school trustee elections is Friday, Aug. 19 at 2 p.m. But less than two weeks out, there are some races sitting empty in Waterloo region.