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Debbie Duff Vitez

Cambridge Contamination, Cambridge is being built on a foundation of toxic sludge, by Scot Ferguson

October 17, 2011

THIS RAN ON ECHO………… I REST MY CASEby Scot Ferguson October 16 – 22, 2008 Cambridge is being built on a foundation of toxic sludge.We are paying the price for decades of manufacturing prosperity, and that prosperity could cost citizens the health of future generations.Earlier this year I had concerns about a vacant property in […]

Leonard Shepherdson, Body found in burned-out vehicle in northern Ontario

January 7, 2011

This ran in the Toronto Star……… comments invited below The Canadian Press VIRGINIATOWN, Ont. — Firefighters found a body early today after putting out a vehicle fire in Virginiatown, in northern Ontario. Crews called provincial police from nearby Kirkland Lake after finding the body inside the burned-out vehicle. Police say the body was severely burned […]

Suit filed to quash election results

December 23, 2010

This ran in the Cambridge Times……… comments invited below Lisa Rutledge After spending months saying the City of Cambridge bungled the municipal election, resident Thomas Vann has put his argument in writing.  Vann filed an application in the Superior Court Wednesday, arguing the city’s election results are invalid. The Vann versus the City of Cambridge […]

Application filed in Superior Court requesting a new election for the city of Cambridge

December 22, 2010

Early this afternoon an application(s) under section 83(1) of the Municipal Elections Act was filed with the Superior Court of Justice challenging the the 2010 Cambridge election process and its results.   More to follow on this story …

Finally some good news, my Son got engaged today!

November 29, 2010

I am over the moon to announce the engagement of my Son,  Jason Casarin to his lovely partner of 5 years Theresa Perrotta. Jason Casarin: amazing son of Debbie Vitez, Rick and Suzanne Casarin. TO:  Theresa Perrotta:  beautiful daughter of , Nancy and Carlo Perrotta of Fonthill. I could not be happier or more proud of you […]

My home was broken into.. Cambridge Police Force… And my uninvited and unwanted Visitor(s)

November 27, 2010

  Just to add to what happened here on Thursday November 25, 2010. First of all:. The Police called me at my office and left a message at 3 p.m. I finally connected with them at 4. They informed me that my home had been broken into around 2 p.m… (?) They asked me to […]

City dollars leaking out water pipes, by Gail Moorhouse

November 16, 2010

This ran in the Cambrige Times…………. comments invited below There was an excellent presentation by Mike Hausser, director of asset management and support services at the City of Cambridge, during a council meeting on Nov. 8. His presentation was rock solid on the current state of our infrastructure. The simplified story is about how long […]

Residents seeking answers on TCE issue by Ray Martin

November 4, 2010

This ran in the Cambridge Times………. comments invited below Residents living in a Preston neighbourhood contaminated with Trichloroethylene (TCE) have answers to the questions they raised five months ago, but they weren’t the answers some were hoping for. On Tuesday, Waterloo Region Health officials staged a pair of two-hour public meetings at the Cambridge Hotel […]

Preston residents deserve answers

November 3, 2010

This ran in the Times……. comments invited below The first of two meetings held Monday night to give a Preston neighbourhood some answers on future health issues ended up creating more questions.   Residents in the Preston neighbourhood have faced fear and health problems after trichloroethylene(TCE) contamination was discovered in their Bishop Street community.   […]

Debbie’s wish list for Cambridge Election 2010

October 23, 2010

My wish list for this election I have to say, I am blown away with the number of amazing people running. If nothing else, Cambridge, we have already started to make a difference with so many of you stepping up and voicing your opinions… Trust me city hall is listening. FOR MAYOR.. LINDA WHETHAM ANDREW […]

Our own Ozzy Osborne… Barkley Osborne Hespeler

September 4, 2010

For those who know Ozzie Osborne from Hespeler ( Barkley Osborne)..   You probably know he suffered a stroke earlier this year while at his Trailer..   He has been relocated as of yesterday to Freeport Hospital in Kitchener..   We are hoping to arrange a benefit for him in the very near future.   We […]

Gloria Leduc from Cambridge, trapped in her trailer during the Midland Tornado

June 26, 2010

 I learned this morning that a friend of mine was in her trailer in Midland when the Tornado went thru this week..What a horrible experience.. I am so relieved to know you’re ok Gloria.. Get Well Soon..   Gloria Leduc, 57, of Cambridge talks to the CBC’s Ioanna Roumeliotis about surviving the Midland tornado