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Kitchener-Waterloo Food Bank Sees Substantial Donations – GNSOTD Fri, Sept 4th 2020

The Food Bank of Waterloo Region says that more than 34,500 people have struggled to put food on the table during the pandemic. Saying there are so many unknowns about the fall, the question of will there be a second

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ONEchurch Brantford Food Drive June 13th

The ONEchurch annual food drive is entering it’s second year at a very challenging and desperate time. Since the COVID-19 Pandemic hit Food Bank use has sky-rocketed and donations were down just when it started. That is a bad combination

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Burlington Food Bank Gets Needed Boost – GNSOTD Tue, Apr 21st 2020

Early last week the Burlington Food Bank put out an urgent call for donations. Some residents on the south end of town decided they were going to take it up. That is how there ended up being a COVID-19 food

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Food Banks Benefit From Holiday Trains Coming November 28th & 29th

If you are looking for a way to help out local food banks and also want to enjoy some entertainment then you’ll want to know that the CP Holiday Trains will set out once again to entertain hundreds of thousands

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Beautiful Locations To View The Fall Colours

The first official day of fall was yesterday, September 23rd, and the temperatures are expected to begin dipping below 20 for our highs in the next few weeks, and all of that means the leaves are going to change and

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Quest To Collect Stories Of Kindness – GNSOTD Tuesday May 28th 2019

It is a story that hits close to home, a quest to find stories of kindness and gather them all into one place, sound familiar? This quest however is being done in a much more personal way for a much

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Woman Runs 100 Marathons For Good Cause – GNSOTD Friday Mar 8 2019

Given that Today is International Women’s Day it only seems fitting that your Good News Story of the Day centers around a remarkable woman who accomplished something phenomenal, with a little help from a global community, her name is Mina Guli

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Winter Travel Advisory Thursday Nov 15 2018

The Snowfall that is expected to come in this afternoon is the cause for Environment Canada to issue a Weather Advisory for some poor driving conditions expected for the drive home.   Their statement reads as follows;   Winter weather

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Food Drives For Thanksgiving

During this time leading up to Thanksgiving there are food drives being run by many food banks as the holiday season begins, starting with Thanksgiving and running up to Christmas there will be more families in greater need as they

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