September 2, 2013 St Jacobs Farmers’ Market in Waterloo, Ontario burned to the ground. The four-alarm fire began shortly before 2:00am with approximately 35 firefighters on scene. The damage is estimated at $2Million.
More photos [here].
Paddlefest Toronto 2013: I found out about Paddlefest midday Saturday, and I was planning on being in Toronto for my birthday on the Sunday anyways (Jays’ game - they lost).
We left Kitchener early to make a quick stop in at the beach.
Organized by Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC), a variety of clinics for
canoeists, kayakers, and stand-up paddlers were available for $10, and
various organizations and vendors had booths set up with lots of information and gear for sale.
National Paddling Week kicks off June 15, with a variety of resources, event calendar, and even a free magazine subscription through the website.
The Waterloo Airshow was held at the Waterloo Region International Airport (YKF) this weekend. A little bit of rain, a little bit of sunshine, and a lot of spectators from near and far gathered to watch the performances.