Category: Local

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‘Kitchener’s Tony Stark in the making’

James Hobson created a fully-functional exoskeleton in his Kitchener garage. The contraption uses pneumatic air cylinders and a steel frame to perform heavy lifts up to an estimated 300lbs.

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Oktoberfest draws large crowd

From Oct. 10-18, citizens of Kitchener-Waterloo gathered together to celebrate the worldwide festivities of Oktoberfest. Individuals from the local community and around Ontario travelled to experience the celebration of German culture in the community. The total number of Oktoberfest events…

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iNovia firm opens office in Waterloo

iNovia Capital, a venture capitalist firm with offices across North America — including New York, Calgary and Montreal — has recently opened an office in Kitchener-Waterloo.   The company operates by starting partnerships with entrepreneurs, focusing less on venture capitalists…

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Heritage houses

All throughout the City of Waterloo, dozens of properties are considered heritage sites.