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Tony Saxon

Tony Saxon

Tony Saxon’s history as a journalist has been rich and varied over the past 20 years. Most recently known as the Guelph Mercury's beat writer covering the Guelph Storm, Tony is an award winning correspondent, columnist, reporter, feature writer and photographer, who has covered politics, science, and any topic that made for a great story. As a storyteller, Tony is considered “fearless.”

Recent Work by Tony

Work begins in preparation for private student housing project at Stone/Gordon

Work begins in preparation for private student housing project at Stone/Gordon

Previous plans showed four towers, the highest at 11 storeys, are planned for the site of the former Royal Brock Hotel
Proposed Arkell Road development goes before council for first time

Proposed Arkell Road development goes before council for first time

Initial presentation and public meeting happens at virtual planning meeting for 220 Arkell Rd.
One good deed helps out another good deed on a sweltering Wednesday afternoon

One good deed helps out another good deed on a sweltering Wednesday afternoon

The Guelph Kids Social Distancing Birthday Party shared the love with The Bench on Wyndham Street Wednesday afternoon
Guelph Police Service faces recruiting challenges as number of applicants tumbles

Guelph Police Service faces recruiting challenges as number of applicants tumbles

Finding enough qualified applicants for job openings is a challenge many police forces are facing
Pandemic claims a Guelph institution as The Ward Skatepark shuts down

Pandemic claims a Guelph institution as The Ward Skatepark shuts down

Owner Matt Schmidt said the unknown was too much to deal with moving forward
Council confirms preferred location for future 25-acre park south of Guelph

Council confirms preferred location for future 25-acre park south of Guelph

Park would eventually be placed on part of what is currently Springfield Golf and Country Club as opponents call for more discussion
Location of future south end community park highlights Monday council agenda

Location of future south end community park highlights Monday council agenda

Guelph City Council gets back to some regular business with online council meeting Monday night
Guelph tries to stay distanced on a hot sunny weekend <b>(17 photos)</b>

Guelph tries to stay distanced on a hot sunny weekend (17 photos)

Guelph enjoys the outdoors on a beautiful sunny weekend while trying to maintain social distancing
Guelph Storm's Nico Daws named OHL Goaltender of the Year

Guelph Storm's Nico Daws named OHL Goaltender of the Year

A year after playing in just 20 games, the Burlington native's meteoric rise continues
The story behind the Guelph Cenotaph tulips

The story behind the Guelph Cenotaph tulips

750 tulips were donated by local landscape architect in memory of grandfather and great uncle who served in the wars