Waterloo regional police are asking for a 2021 operating budget of $185 million, an increase of almost three per cent from last year’s budget of $180 million. Anyone who wants to weigh in can do so at a virtual public meeting Thursday night.
There were 62 fewer active COVID-19 cases in Waterloo region on Sunday, bringing the current total down to 959. At the same time, there were 95 new COVID-19 cases reported.
Public school enrolment has declined during the current school year, with about 500 fewer unique students registered in the Waterloo Region District School Board compared to the same time last year.
From yoga pants to high fashion, we take a look at how COVID-19 could change what we wear. Jonathan Walford from the Fashion History Museum in Hespeler takes a look at how clothing trends shifted after the Spanish Flu in 1918 and evaluates if something similar could happen now.