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Civil Servants to Be Compensated for Phoenix Debacle, Says Public Service Union

Civil Servants to Be Compensated for Phoenix Debacle, Says Public Service Union

The country’s biggest civil service union says its members will get lump sum payments to compensate them for the federal government’s failed pay system under an agreement… Read more »

Conservatives Say Police Should Be Called Into Investigate WE Charity Scandal

Conservatives Say Police Should Be Called Into Investigate WE Charity Scandal

The Conservatives say they want a criminal investigation into the Liberal government’s decision to have the WE organization run a $900-million program for student volunteers. Their call… Read more »

Calgary Reopens Some Aquatic and Fitness Centres

Calgary Reopens Some Aquatic and Fitness Centres

The City of Calgary has reopened four aquatic and fitness centres effective 6 a.m. on Friday, July 10. The City says additional facilities will reopen in mid-August… Read more »

Supreme Court: Genetic Non-Discrimination Law Is Constitutional

Supreme Court: Genetic Non-Discrimination Law Is Constitutional

In a split decision, the Supreme Court of Canada has upheld a federal law that forbids companies from making people undergo genetic testing before buying insurance or… Read more »

Canada Asks British Military for Help Flying Troops to and From Latvia

Canada Asks British Military for Help Flying Troops to and From Latvia

Canadian troops have been forced to hitch a ride with the British military to get to and from Latvia due to a shortage of working planes. Canada has… Read more »

Things to Do

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free This Week/Weekend

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free This Week/Weekend

With COVID-19 pandemic forcing theaters to shut their doors, many performing art centers have taken to being open virtually. We have listed a few theatre performances from… Read more »

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

A list of music performances live-streamed this weekend. All times mentioned are in ET. Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Weekend Friday, July 10… Read more »

Things to Do this Weekend in Calgary

Things to Do this Weekend in Calgary

A weekly digest of What’s On in and around Calgary this weekend including free, fun family & kids’ activities, live music, theatre & performing arts, sports and exhibitions.

Travel Ideas

West Coast Circle Road Trip Itinerary: Calgary – Jasper – Vancouver – Tofino – Okanagan – Calgary

West Coast Circle Road Trip Itinerary: Calgary – Jasper – Vancouver – Tofino – Okanagan – Calgary

Whether you are a Canadian traveller or someone visiting our great country from overseas, the province of British Columbia, along with the Rocky Mountains in Alberta, is… Read more »

25 Places to Visit in Canada with Guinness Records

25 Places to Visit in Canada with Guinness Records

The Guinness World Records have been around since 1954 and was created by Sir Hugh Beaver who was the Managing Director of the Guinness Brewery at the… Read more »

25 Day Trips From Calgary to the Canadian Rockies

25 Day Trips From Calgary to the Canadian Rockies

Are you looking for an escape from the city just for a day? Check out these 25 Day Trips to the Canadian Rockies, all approximately 2 hours… Read more »

Food & Drink

Restaurants for Father’s Day Dine-in, Brunch, BBQ Kits Delivery or Pickup in Calgary

Restaurants for Father’s Day Dine-in, Brunch, BBQ Kits Delivery or Pickup in Calgary

With Father’s Day just around the corner, what better way to celebrate than a delicious BBQ Kits, brunch or dinner that gets delivered to your door? Or… Read more »

May 16 & 17: YYC Food Trucks is Hosting a Drive Through Food at Grey Eagle Casino Calgary

May 16 & 17: YYC Food Trucks is Hosting a Drive Through Food at Grey Eagle Casino Calgary

YYC Food Trucks will be at Grey Eagle Casino Parking Lot with their delicious and successful physical distancing food event this weekend. Buy Cloth Masks From These… Read more »

20 Restaurants for Mother’s Day Brunch/Dinner Delivery or Pickup in Calgary

20 Restaurants for Mother’s Day Brunch/Dinner Delivery or Pickup in Calgary

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, what better way to celebrate than a delicious brunch or dinner that gets delivered to your door (or picked up… Read more »

Flower and Mother’s Day Gifts Delivery and Pickup Options in Calgary

Flower and Mother’s Day Gifts Delivery and Pickup Options in Calgary

Mother’s Day will be celebrated a bit differently this year in Calgary, but with these 25 gift ideas (all with delivery or pickup options), she’ll still feel as special and appreciated as ever. Flowers, candles, at-home spa treatments, and more! Maybe this year more than ever, Mom deserves a special day just for them. Mother’s Day is May 10th, so don’t delay much longer!

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Are you missing trips to Canada’s Wonderland filled with ‘screamastic‘ rides and yummy treats including their famous funnel cakes? Though there is no real substitute for the… Read more »