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Strathcona BIA Looking For Artists To Paint In Hastings Urban Tree Nursery

The Strathcona Business Improvement Association is inviting proposals from artists to paint concrete planters that form a part of the Hastings North Urban Tree Nursery. The Strathcona BIA recently installed the Hastings Urban Tree Nursery which consist of a series of concrete planters housing young trees. 178 more words


After six years in Victoria's gay community, I've had enough abuse—I'm out of the Out Crowd

I do not consider myself a transgender female. I consider myself female. Period. Full stop.

Yes, I sometimes refer to myself as a transgender female if it’s generic to an essay I am composing, but in my every-day, walk-about, talk-about life I do not look at, or speak of, myself as anything but female. 1,355 more words


Ross Block

Click here to read about the history of the Ross Block.

January 1898

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Barks & Parks In Strathcona Park Thursday July 24th

The Strathcona Residents Association, with special thanks to the Vancouver Foundation, will be hosting a community art project Barks & Parks this Thursday, July 24th in Strathcona Park. 119 more words


Snapshots from Strathcona ...

… and a few other spots.

I am in Edmonton, Alberta (that’s in Canuckistan, for all you geographically-challenged ones) for a few days. Earlier this week my friends and I drove down to Old Strathcona, just south of the North Saskatchewan River, to take the historic tram to the Alberta Legislature building. 52 more words


July 17, 2014

Today’s picture looks pretty uninteresting. And it kinda is, at least until you hear the back story.

Today has been a wet, rainy, stormy grey day in Edmonton. 178 more words