Thousands of students with the Waterloo Region District School Board are registered for virtual summer school this July. Over 2,500 students at the secondary level and just over 1,000 students in Grades 6, 7, 8 are registered.
The refrain "I'm bored" will no doubt be heard in homes this summer, and parents may be quick to offer suggestions, including tell them to read a book or clean their room. But a University of Waterloo psychology professor says there are better ways to help children.
There are two bottle shops in Waterloo region now: the Old Galt Bottle Shop in Cambridge and the Sidewalk Beer Shop in uptown Waterloo. They offer various craft beer bottles for sale with the purchase of food, but some question how they're allowed to operate in Ontario.
Ontario Provincial Police are investigating after a TikTok video believed to have been recorded in the town of Minto references the man charged in the fatal attack on a Muslim family in London and mocks a local family.