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Calgary Transit needs real-time GPS data, says ‘Mayor for a Day’ Judy Tran

As “Mayor for a Day,” 17-year-old Judy Tran brought her plans for transit, public art and cycling to top staff at the City of Calgary. 131 more words


CJAY 92 radio host Red Dawg to face assault charge

Well-known Calgary rock jock Danny Bohaychuk is set to face an assault charge Thursday in a courtroom that hears domestic violence cases.

Police arrested Bohaychuk (known as on-air personality Red Dawg of CJAY 92) last month. 44 more words


Lawrence Hong: City builder with his own brand of optimism

His career ambitions centred on building better and speedier transportation networks, but Lawrence Hong was remembered Wednesday for his willingness to take a timeout to chat with anyone. 248 more words


Calgary committee gives nod to corporate cardboard-dumping ban

Calgary is pressing ahead with a plan that would ban businesses from dumping cardboard into city landfills by 2018.

A city committee endorsed the proposal Wednesday, which would see recycling-related rules gradually strengthened year by year, culminating in the outright ban. 79 more words


City of Calgary employees’ injury rates down but still well above other cities

Fewer City of Calgary employees were hurt on the job in 2013, but the city’s injury rate still remained 50 per cent higher than Edmonton’s and nearly twice the average of employers in its industry class. 203 more words


'I can't get to you' — Fiancé recounts desperate attempt to save mother killed in Calgary house fire

Kelly Milne could hear his fiancée’s frantic cries for help — he nearly died trying to save her.

It was early April 13 and a fire had spread quickly through the Evergreen home he shared with partner Brenda Walsh and their two daughters, eight-year-old Cadence and three-year-old Khloe. 658 more words


Beers, Tears and Big Dreams

Last week we had an absolutely awesome time playing at the University of Calgary for their Bermuda Shorts Day semester end bash. It was an epic crowd and the day was toasty enough for us to experience our first sun burns of the year! 401 more words