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Water Safety

July 24, 2011

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With the temperature up, people are jumping in the water to cool down.  Tragically, several drownings have been in the news.  The Globe and Mail reported today that the incidence of drowning has been declining with education and that new Canadians, especially those who have been in Canada less than five years, are at a […]

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Caring Community

June 13, 2008

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There was lots of evidence this week that Guelph is a caring community. The Multicultural Festival flag was raised at City Hall (the Festival is this weekend) and the Guelph Citizenship Committee was launched.  Both initiatives work to ensure new Canadians feel welcome and valued in our community.   Twenty-one percent of Guelph’s residents are new Canadians.  We […]

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