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Researchers Find Cannabis Use in Pregnancy Linked to Greater Risk of Autism

Researchers Find Cannabis Use in Pregnancy Linked to Greater Risk of Autism

A new study links cannabis use in pregnancy to a greater risk of autism. Researchers including experts from the Ottawa Hospital and the University of Ottawa reviewed… Read more »

Oilers 50/50 Raffle Delayed as Team Resolves Errors, Offers Refunds

Oilers 50/50 Raffle Delayed as Team Resolves Errors, Offers Refunds

A record-setting Edmonton Oilers 50/50 draw won’t have a winner for several more days as officials work out problems with the online raffle. The community foundation says in… Read more »

Background Performers Worry They’re Being Replaced by Mannequins on Film and TV Sets

Background Performers Worry They’re Being Replaced by Mannequins on Film and TV Sets

Paula Spurr is used to being herded together with co-workers on the job. As a background performer in film and TV, the Burnaby, B.C., actress has been packed… Read more »

Liberals Turn Over Thousands of Pages on We Decision, Lawyers Now Vetting Docs

Liberals Turn Over Thousands of Pages on We Decision, Lawyers Now Vetting Docs

The federal Liberal government has handed over thousands of pages of documents related to the WE controversy to a House of Commons committee, which lawyers are now vetting for personal information and cabinet secrets.

Who Can Dismiss the Governor General? A Look at Protocols and Possibilities

Who Can Dismiss the Governor General? A Look at Protocols and Possibilities

With Gov. Gen. Julie Payette finding herself the focus of intensifying public scrutiny following reports about expensive personal renovations at Rideau Hall and alleged mistreatment of current and former staff, renewed interest has been sparked… Read more »

Things to Do

Things to Do this Weekend in Edmonton

Things to Do this Weekend in Edmonton

A list of Edmonton and Alberta Capital region Events this Weekend. A weekly digest of What’s On in Edmonton this weekend including free, fun family & kids’ activities, live music, theatre & performing arts, sports, exhibitions and nightlife.

What’s On This Week in Edmonton

What’s On This Week in Edmonton

A look at what’s on this week in Edmonton.

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 »

Travel Ideas

25 Unique Museums to You Should Visit in Alberta

25 Unique Museums to You Should Visit in Alberta

Alberta is home to an astounding number of museums, ranging from tiny sites to museums based on specific items, such as tractors and carriages. As well, the province boasts some of the most unusual museums in the country, including the famous Gopher Museum and the weird Museum of Fear and Wonder.

50+ Bucket List Ideas for a Summer Staycation in Alberta

50+ Bucket List Ideas for a Summer Staycation in Alberta

Alberta is very much a province of contrasts. With the wild open fields of the prairies, visitors and residents will find endless opportunities to watch incredible sunrises and sunsets and discover the history of farming in the area, not to mention the activities that can go along with this beautiful landscape. Whether you are looking for relaxing activities or adrenaline-pumping adventures, here is a list of 50+ ideas for an Alberta staycation.

20+ Reasons Why You Should Visit Grande Cache – Alberta

20+ Reasons Why You Should Visit Grande Cache – Alberta

If you haven’t been to Grande Cache, you haven’t really experienced the Alberta Rockies wilderness and the phenomenal activities and gorgeous scenery that goes along with it…. Read more »

Food & Drink

Restaurants For Father’s Day Brunch/Dinner Dine-In, Takeout & Delivery in Edmonton

Restaurants For Father’s Day Brunch/Dinner Dine-In, Takeout & Delivery in Edmonton

Father’s Day is coming up quickly! And while celebrations this year may or may not involve taking dad out for brunch, that doesn’t mean you need to… Read more »

Shack à Patate – Sherwood Park

Shack à Patate – Sherwood Park

Craving Poutine? Try the cheeseburger poutine made of fresh-cut french fries topped ground beef, gravy and cheese curds at Shack à Patate, the newest restaurant opening in… Read more »

COVID-19: Restaurants Open in Edmonton For Dine-In Services

COVID-19: Restaurants Open in Edmonton For Dine-In Services

Alberta is allowing restaurants to reopen with 50 per cent of dining capacity from May 14th. Some Edmonton restaurants are reopening on May 14th while others are… Read more »

20 Restaurants For Mother’s Day Brunch/Dinner Takeout & Delivery in Edmonton

20 Restaurants For Mother’s Day Brunch/Dinner Takeout & Delivery in Edmonton

Mother’s Day is coming up quickly! And while celebrations this year may not involve taking mom out for brunch, that doesn’t mean you need to skimp on… Read more »

25 Flower and Mother’s Day Gift Delivery Options in and around Edmonton

25 Flower and Mother’s Day Gift Delivery Options in and around Edmonton

Mother’s Day is just around the corner! If you need some inspiration on finding that perfect gift to show mom how much you care, local businesses in… Read more »