This promotional film for Kitchener from the 1950s is a must watch! Get a glimpse of what Kitchener looked like over 50 years ago. Certain key parts of Kitchener have not changed! Look for Victoria Park Lake, Westmount and Rockway golf clubs, the Rockway Gardens, and Eastwood Collegiate, among other things. You can also get […]
If you’ve never tried a Louisiana boil, you’re missing out on something great. Fresh, tender seafood boiled in aromatic spices that really pack a punch- what could be better? This fantastic seafood preparation method was popularized in Louisiana, but has recently been making its way into Canadian cities. The Captain’s Boil, which established itself with […]
If you’re planning to immigrate to Waterloo Region, chances are you have plenty of questions that need answering. Luckily, the area is a multicultural community, and there are people living here from all corners of the globe. Settlement services are offered by many different local organizations in order to help newcomers adapt to life in […]
Uptown Waterloo is quickly becoming a foodie hotspot as more restaurants and bars turn their attention towards quality and local food. As such, the huge success of White Rabbit is certainly no surprise. The self-described “Spirit House” has the largest selection of spirits in Waterloo Region, and offers a wide variety of tasting paddles on […]
Sometimes, a “staycation” is just what you need to recover from a particularly long or stressful week. If you’re looking to get out of Waterloo Region, there are plenty of fantastic and exciting day trips you can take! However, if you want a fun and relaxing day close to home, this itinerary is the perfect […]
The Kitchener Public Library is a great resource for anyone living in Waterloo Region. You can borrow books, movies, music and more from any of their 5 locations! Better yet, if you are a resident of Waterloo Region, a library card at KPL (or the Waterloo Public Library) is completely free.
What’s the best way to enjoy yourself without driving out of town? We’re so glad you asked! There are tons of amazing and exciting events, festivals, restaurants, and other things to do in Kitchener. In fact, there are so many things we love, we decided to make you a full day itinerary. Sample delicious food, […]
Laurel Creek Conservation Area is one of the largest natural areas in Kitchener-Waterloo. With plenty of paths through forested greenery, day camp opportunities, and the Laurel Creek reservoir, this conservation area offers something for any nature lover. Laurelwood is in extremely close proximity with Laurel Creek, and a few lucky houses are situated right on […]
If you’re interested in moving, it’s likely that you’ve seen a “walk score” associated with many of the properties you are looking at. However, it may be just as likely that you have glided right past this arbitrary number without paying too much attention. After all, what is a walk score, anyway? The walk score […]
Carriage Crossing is a fairly new neighbourhood in Waterloo near RIM Park. This fast growing area currently has a population of 2684, with a median age of 37. Currently, 72% of 785 households have children, and 28% are no child homes. However, this neighbourhood is projected to see large changes, with many new developments catering […]
Discover the population size, average age, median income, and other demographic information about Laurentian Hills! One of our new listings, 20 David Bergey Drive, is located in this great neighbourhood. The Laurentian Hills area is well suited for any kind of household, but families are the largest group. Approximately 83% of these households are occupied […]
This stunning and unique villa is already built and ready for immediate occupancy. The brand new 3 bedroom home features a spacious, open concept main living area with fireplace and double garden doors leading to your own private covered balcony. Perfect for enjoying your morning coffee! Take a virtual tour of this gorgeous, brand new […]
Tracey Has a new listing at 4-243 Grey Silo Road. This stunning brand new condominium is fully built and ready for immediate occupancy. The elegant two level home has three bedrooms and three baths, (two of which are ensuite). The first impression is a spacious, impressive foyer with stairs leading to the upper level. A […]
The Kitchener Ribfest and Craft Beer Show – July 14-16, 2017 Don’t miss this year’s annual Ribfest & Craft Beer Show in Victoria Park.
If you live in or around downtown Kitchener, you may have noticed that there is one vital component of summer that has been seriously lacking in the area… ice cream!! Sure, the occasional vanilla-dipped cone is available at one or two fast food places, and serves well enough for a quick fix. But if you’ve […]