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Forget Black Friday, this Saturday is all about shopping in your ‘hood! #ShopTheHood

November 23, 2015

I’m not a fan of Black Friday and I’m not sure why in recent years Canadians have embraced it so much. What about sleeping outside of big box stores seems appealing? I’d much rather spend my time doing more effective and …
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Legendary show returns to Calgary just in time to wow Calgary families!

November 23, 2015

There is a really cool production coming up at Alberta Theatre Projects (ATP) this holiday season, and it is connected to an organization I’m really passionate about. It’s called ‘Legend Has It’, and I can’t really tell you the plot. …
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Three fascinating films playing at Calgary’s Documentary Film Festival

November 16, 2015

With lots of films to choose from at this week’s Documentary Film Festival here in Calgary, I wanted to highlight some of the ones I’m looking forward to the most.

The best musical you’ve never heard of is playing in Calgary right now!

November 3, 2015

I talk a lot. I say a lot of things. But out of all the things I talk about, I don’t think I’ve ever said a sentence more than: “You should go see Once.” I said it back in 2006, …
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Video perfectly spoofs what it’s like to pay for parking in Calgary!

November 2, 2015

For the past few months, some really funny Calgarians have been producing a web series called Cowtown. (Does anyone know why Calgary is called Cowtown, I’ve lived here ten years and have never seen a cow.) Anyway, the series features …
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A giant leaf pit, a food truck festival and more things to be thankful in the East Village this weekend!

October 5, 2015

Presented by the East Village If you like taking photos like I do, you already know that fall is Calgary is one of the best times of the year. The golden yellow and the bright blue skies combine to create …
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Lord of the Rings’ Billy Boyd is in Calgary and he made a delightful music video to prove it!

September 21, 2015

If Calgary looked a little more Hobbity the last couple of days, that’s because you may have spotted Billy Boyd and his band Beecake in the city. Boyd has a notable acting role of course “Pippin” in The Lord of the Rings …
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Make sure you do this one drive before it closes in December!

September 20, 2015

Here in Alberta, there’s no shortage of road trips.  From the prairies to the rockies, and all the badlands in between, if you have something with two or more wheels, you can spend endless amounts of time exploring this province. …
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Free things to do in and around Calgary this long weekend!

July 30, 2015

So here we are. It’s near the end of July and we’ve spent all our money.  Look, it’s not just you.  Summer is expensive. The patios, the super soakers, the patios. It’s all too much. So if you’re like me, …
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This Calgarian was just named the world’s sexiest man!

July 26, 2015

When I heard that a Calgarian had been named the hottest man in the world, I was instantly curious to who it could have been. I mean, sure we all have our Calgary crushes, but to think we live in …
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Unbelievable photos and videos of the funnel cloud that just blew through Calgary!

July 22, 2015

(Screengrab via @megsprevost) Oh Calgary weather, you do keep us on our toes. Whether it’s disasterous floods, record heat or snow in September, Calgary has seen its share of newsworthy weather over the past couple of years and today, well today …
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Can you spot the Calgary locations in the new Fargo trailer?

July 22, 2015

FX just released the first full length trailer for the second season of Fargo, which we Calgarians are proud to say was filmed in and around this city. Or at least I think it was. I mean, it was, that …
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Calgarians eating out more than ever, but it’s where they’re eating that’s really interesting.

June 25, 2015

How often do you like to go out for dinner?  I must admit, I’m guilty of eating out a lot. No, not because I don’t know how to cook, but because I have the worst kitchen! Ugh! I hate my …
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From flip flops to hikers, nine perfect summer ideas no matter what’s on your feet!

June 24, 2015

Presented by Mark’s  When it comes to summer, Canadians are all too excited to put away their winter boots and pull out their selection of awesome summer footwear. From hikers for adventures, or flip flops for fun that’s a little …
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Eight Calgary flood photos recreated two years later

June 19, 2015

This weekend, Calgarians from every quadrant will likely spend some time thinking about the flood that consumed our city only two years ago.  It was a time like many of us have never seen before and, in fact, some are …
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