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<b>Letter:</b> COVID is giving us even more reason to be kind and supportive

Letter: COVID is giving us even more reason to be kind and supportive

Guelph resident Sian Matwey reminds us to be especially supportive of the vulnerable members of our community during COVID
LETTER: Increased density concerns resident of Willow Road area

LETTER: Increased density concerns resident of Willow Road area

'Congestion upon congestion upon congestion' says letter writer
<b>LETTER:</b> Resident not pleased with abbreviated Centre Wellington committee meeting

LETTER: Resident not pleased with abbreviated Centre Wellington committee meeting

'It’s shocking to think there was an intention to silence a citizen’s advisory committee'
LETTER: Guelph Chamber of Commerce sends message to Premier

LETTER: Guelph Chamber of Commerce sends message to Premier

'We’re urging your government to take immediate and bold action to help businesses manage the current crisis and prepare for the economic recovery of this crisis'
<b>LETTER:</b> Local mental health advocate says federal budget doesn't address the real issues

LETTER: Local mental health advocate says federal budget doesn't address the real issues

Noah Irvine says budget pours federal funds into a broken system
<b>LETTER:</b> Schools are not safe for any students at this time!

LETTER: Schools are not safe for any students at this time!

'Despite the assurances of our Premier and the Minister of Education, there have been no enhancements to control virus transmission,' local ETFO president says
<b>LETTER:</b> Former Guelph General nurse speak out against unit merger

LETTER: Former Guelph General nurse speak out against unit merger

Lack of RNs, not enough training some issues brought up by concerned nurse
<b>LETTER:</b> Reader takes issue with statement of Guelph and Area Right to Life

LETTER: Reader takes issue with statement of Guelph and Area Right to Life

'The message these organizations spread is 'abortion is murder' so act like it,' reader says in response to anti-abortion letter
<b>Letter:</b> Acqua Salon states its case

Letter: Acqua Salon states its case

Acqua Salon says it is a matter of necessity that they have stayed open during the shutdown
LETTER: Recent actions of local woman a good example

LETTER: Recent actions of local woman a good example

'Her courageous action helps other victims. It also shows that all of us should be alert and call out racist incidents in our community' - Guelph Chapter of the Canadian Federation of University Women