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1shot #262-pouring on King Street

Light rail transit construction at King and Allen. This is Waterloo. DW

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Hair at KW Little Theatre

On Thursday, I went to the KW Little Theatre on Princess Street in Waterloo for the first time. Y’all know I try my best to experience as broad a cultural array as possible, so it surprised even me that I … Continue reading

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On risk…

I’ve been thinking about this photo for six weeks since I shot it on King Street near Erb. Someone’s bike, stripped to the nuts, still chained to a construction fence. My first reaction was anger: “Who does this?” For a … Continue reading

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The Jazz Room–5 years

I meet Stephen Preece back in 2011 at a talking-about-the-arts thing. He said: I’m working with a bunch of people to create a jazz club in Waterloo. Said I: that sounds pretty wicked, how can I help? A day later … Continue reading

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1shot #260-everything is a mystery

From boots to beds. On Dorset, this is Waterloo. DW

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Funked up serial modernism with the Kyle Brenders Big Band

I hit The Jazz Room in Waterloo late Thursday night to catch the Kyle Brenders Big Band mashing up the atonal compositions of Webern and Schoenberg with funk a la George Clinton and Parliament. That all sounds like I sort … Continue reading

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1shot #259-Thursday night

In the public square. At King and Willis Way, this is Waterloo. DW

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1shot #258-The 144 glow

At sunset last night, rising from the chaos, for a moment 144 Park glowed. At King and Allen, this is Waterloo. DW

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His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston

The Governor General of Canada returned to UW campus yesterday to help celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Accelerator Centre. If memory serves, he was affectionately known as “DJ” among some students when he served as UW President from 1999 … Continue reading

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Connect squared

Josh Bean (left) recently joined Waterloo’s Arts & Culture team. I met him through Jonathan Massimi, and considering they are both social activators coming out of Brantford, perhaps we should look to our southern neighbour and ask if they have … Continue reading

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