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Care Home Residents Prioritized: Alberta Begins Second Doses of COVID-19 Vaccine

Care Home Residents Prioritized: Alberta Begins Second Doses of COVID-19 Vaccine

Alberta’s chief medical officer of health says the province has begun administering second doses of the vaccine.

Biden Delivers on Promise to Cancel Keystone XL Permit; TC Energy Halts Project

Biden Delivers on Promise to Cancel Keystone XL Permit; TC Energy Halts Project

Newly inaugurated U.S. President Joe Biden carried out his campaign promise to tear up the presidential permit keeping the Keystone XL expansion alive on Wednesday, hours after the pipeline owner said it would halt work on the project.

Canadian Creates ‘Huge,’ ‘Tremendous’ Donald Trump Snow Sculpture

Canadian Creates ‘Huge,’ ‘Tremendous’ Donald Trump Snow Sculpture

A massive snow sculpture on a St. John’s lawn depicting former United States President Donald Trump drowning in a sea of blue drew visitors all day on… Read more »

Vaccine Myths Running Rampant Online Among All Age Groups, Ontario Docs Say

Vaccine Myths Running Rampant Online Among All Age Groups, Ontario Docs Say

Dangerous misinformation about COVID-19 vaccines is spreading on social media among all age groups and could harm Canada’s efforts to end the pandemic, the head of the… Read more »

Students at VP Kamala Harris’s Montreal Alma Mater Say Her Rise Serves as Inspiration

Students at VP Kamala Harris’s Montreal Alma Mater Say Her Rise Serves as Inspiration

Students at Montreal’s Westmount High School spent the morning watching a former graduate ascend to one of the highest political offices in the world, serving as a reminder that nothing is out of their grasp.

Things to Do

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

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World 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, January 22… Read more »

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.

Travel Ideas

Edmonton Oilers Game Day Specials: 25 Edmonton Restaurants to Order Game Day Specials

Edmonton Oilers Game Day Specials: 25 Edmonton Restaurants to Order Game Day Specials

Bring the arena experience to your living room this Oilers season. Listed are a number of Edmonton pubs and restaurants offering Oilers game day specials or perfect game day snacks.

Explore the Night Sky at New Hesje Observatory Near Edmonton

Explore the Night Sky at New Hesje Observatory Near Edmonton

Great news for stargazers! The Hesje Observatory at the Miquelon Lake Provincial Park was launched virtually yesterday. Located southeast of Edmonton, the Miquelon Lake Provincial Park is… Read more »

25 Outdoor Date Ideas During Winter in and Around Edmonton

25 Outdoor Date Ideas During Winter in and Around Edmonton

Do your next date night the Edmonton way: outside and bundled up! With so many months of winter, we are forced to get creative with our date nights, and recent COVID-19 restrictions force this creativity a bit more.

Food & Drink

Edmonton Oilers Game Day Specials: 25 Edmonton Restaurants to Order Game Day Specials

Edmonton Oilers Game Day Specials: 25 Edmonton Restaurants to Order Game Day Specials

Bring the arena experience to your living room this Oilers season. Listed are a number of Edmonton pubs and restaurants offering Oilers game day specials or perfect game day snacks.

25+ Edmonton Restaurants to Order Take Home New Year’s Eve Dinner and Celebrations Kits

25+ Edmonton Restaurants to Order Take Home New Year’s Eve Dinner and Celebrations Kits

A lot of us are looking forward to 2021. Maybe more so than other years. Luckily, many great Edmonton restaurants want to help you say GOODBYE to… Read more »

25 Edmonton Restaurants Open on December 25th

25 Edmonton Restaurants Open on December 25th

For those who either don’t celebrate Christmas or don’t celebrate the idea of cooking on Christmas Day, there are a few local restaurants around Edmonton that remain open. All across the YEG area, there are dedicated chefs and restauranteurs open 7 days a week to serve us their best creations when we are at our hungriest.

15 Edmonton Bakeries to Get Delicious Holiday Treats

15 Edmonton Bakeries to Get Delicious Holiday Treats

All over YEG you can find great local bakeries with unique holiday offerings like Eggnog donuts and cheesecakes, classic cookies and DIY decorating kits, and traditional European pastries.

Places to Order Christmas Dinner Take-Out in Edmonton

Places to Order Christmas Dinner Take-Out in Edmonton

One of the best things about the holidays is always the food, but if you aren’t in the mood to season your own turkey (or wait while it roasts) there are plenty of options in Edmonton for a delicious dinner. Take your meal to go and pretend you cooked it…from scratch.