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LETTER: Developer disagrees with depiction of its condos as 'high end'

LETTER: Developer disagrees with depiction of its condos as 'high end'

In this letter to the editor, the company looking to eventually build just south of Guelph says its condos are 'affordable housing' for middle income households
LETTER: Let's remember the less fortunate during the pandemic

LETTER: Let's remember the less fortunate during the pandemic

The pandemic hasn't halted the opioid crisis, writes Kate Nixon
LETTER: Let's support the new location for the Clair-Maltby community park

LETTER: Let's support the new location for the Clair-Maltby community park

Letter writer Susan Watson hopes council ratifies the chosen location of a future south end park when it meets Monday night
LETTER: City councillor says past five budget surpluses have helped Guelph respond to COVID-19

LETTER: City councillor says past five budget surpluses have helped Guelph respond to COVID-19

Guelph’s core city services are strong, funded, and will continue to be there during this crisis, writes Ward 1 councillor Dan Gibson
LETTER: Dog grooming essential to canine health

LETTER: Dog grooming essential to canine health

Nails, fur need regular trimming to avoid life-threatening, painful conditions says groomer in letter to the editor
LETTER: The importance of Giving Tuesday

LETTER: The importance of Giving Tuesday

Data show that mental health issues can escalate quickly. Adding isolation and on-the-job stress can create critical incidents leading to self-harm and suicidal ideation
LETTER: Hospital chair tells us how to help during COVID-19

LETTER: Hospital chair tells us how to help during COVID-19

Everyone can help through donations, hand washing, staying home, staying healthy and other measures, says Dale Mills
LETTER: Park closures take away opportunity to reduce stress

LETTER: Park closures take away opportunity to reduce stress

'This policy goes contrary to everything mental health professionals recommend,' reader says
LETTER: We need a leader to say 'no' to oil and gas bailout, says reader

LETTER: We need a leader to say 'no' to oil and gas bailout, says reader

'We have not been consulted on the oil and gas bailout,' Jennison says
LETTER: There's work to be done downtown

LETTER: There's work to be done downtown

'Is this the Royal City that reflects the values of its' citizens?' Cizova asks