• VéRONIQUE PELLETIER'S 2016 PHOTO ESSAY
    Community Hubs: Place, Spaces & Programs
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    Culture

    Véronique Pelletier is passionate about cities and the great outdoors. As a planner, she understands the ecological, social, and economic impacts of urban form. She believes that municipal policies go a long way in maki... (more)

  • BRAGGING RIGHTS AVAILABLE HERE.
    How well do you know YYC?
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    In honour of Canada Day, the Calgary Stampede and Folk Fest in July, we want to know how well do you know your city? Take our quiz of random facts about the city and share your Calgary pride!

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  • STANDING #ALBERTASTRONG WITH OUR NEIGHBOURS TO THE NORTH. | POSTED: 2016-05-09
    Moving towards recovery and rebuilding in Fort McMurray
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    Events|News

    The local firefighters are getting some rest now that reinforcements from across the country and around the world have arrived in Fort McMurray. For the 80,000+ evacuees that fled the raging wildfire that took their home... (more)

  • GOOGLE TAKES A STAND AGAINST PAYDAY LOANS | POSTED: 2016-05-31
    The Daily: Google will Ban Payday Lending Ads
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    Economics|News

    In a timely (and unprecedented) move, Google has decided to ban all ads for payday loans and related products as they are financially harmful to consumers. It is the first time Google has taken a step like this, which [&... (more)

  • BRAGGING RIGHTS AVAILABLE HERE. | POSTED: 2016-06-30
    How well do you know YYC?
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    In honour of Canada Day, the Calgary Stampede and Folk Fest in July, we want to know how well do you know your city? Take our quiz of random facts about the city and share your Calgary pride! Photo credit […]... (more)

  • THE ALBERTA PROVINCIAL BUDGET WAS OFFICIALLY BEEN UNVEILED YESTERDAY - WE GOT YOU COVERED. | POSTED: 2016-04-15
    The Daily: #Budget2016 #abpoli
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    Economics|News|Social

    The Alberta provincial budget has officially been unveiled and love it or hate it, it’s certainly the talk of the town. Major changes include a carbon tax at the pump and a carbon tax rebate (if you meet the […]... (more)

  • A QUICK ROUNDUP OF THE SOCIAL ISSUES THAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT IN MAY. | POSTED: 2016-05-02
    5 Social Issues On Our Radar In May
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    News|Social

    The month of May is already upon us, and with it comes many responsibilities, such as taco-eating on Cinco de Mayo and celebrating the only Friday the 13th to occur this year. Seriously though, May has a lot going [&hell... (more)

  • CALL 2-1-1 TO FIND THE SUPPORT YOU NEED | POSTED: 2016-06-13
    The Daily: We Haven’t Shared This Enough
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    Health

    We could all use a helping hand at some point, the trick is to know where to go to find the help you need. Enter 2-1-1, a free service to connect you to the right community and social services, […]... (more)

  • ARTIST HOPES ART WILL CONNECT NEIGHBOURS. | POSTED: 2016-05-26
    City Unveils New Art at Quarry Park
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    Culture|News|Social

    Canadian artist Adad Hannah built a structure in Quarry Park called The Fold that he hopes will bring neighbours together. “On one level it’s sort of a big sculpture you can look at, but it’s also something your ki... (more)

  • IF YOU WANT TO SEE CHANGE STOP PLAYING ARMCHAIR QUARTERBACK | POSTED: 2015-11-09
    Do More Than Nothing
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    Education|Social|Uncategorized

    Written by Sheldon Smart of yegForward Photo by Urban Exposure Participant Vina Nguyen ‘What do you call a barrel of raw sewage, with a drop of fine Bordeaux wine in it? A barrel of raw sewage, of course… Now, [&hell... (more)

  • | POSTED: 2016-04-25
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