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April 30 is the day for All That Jazz!

April 30 is International Jazz Day. Proclaimed by UNESCO in 2011, jazz is recognized across the globe as an art form celebrated for its work in promoting peace, diversity and freedom of expression among many other aspects of our cultural fabric. 347 more words


Earls trumpets plan to serve only 'Certified Humane' beef, angering abandoned Alberta suppliers

The industry group representing Alberta’s cattle industry says it is disappointed with a decision by Earls restaurant chain to begin sourcing its beef from the U.S. instead of Canada


Earls decision a 'slap in the face' for Alberta ranchers, but some experts say Canadian beef industry dropped the ball

As the reaction from a decision by the Earls restaurant chain to begin sourcing its beef from the U.S. instead of Canada continued to rile Albertans, experts say the move should be a wake-up call for the Canadian beef industry. 1,190 more words

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Mirrored Me

Shot in Edmonton, Ab in 2010 near Whyte Ave. Edited in ps 6 more words


Government to release Alberta bail review following fatal St. Albert RCMP shooting

A review into the province’s bail system will be released Friday morning, more than a year after a man who was out on bail shot two RCMP officers in St. 237 more words

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The Calgary Stampede (2014)

This post was put up on my old photo blog which mysteriously I can’t access anymore. Ah the wonders of technology. Oh well. Back in July 2014, which seems like such a long time ago now, I spent 3 weeks in Canada. 737 more words

Your letters for Friday, April 29

Support Alberta beef

Re: “Alberta beef industry ‘disappointed’ with Earls decision,” April 28.

Talk about kicking the province in the teeth. Earls’ decision in this time of significant downturn in our economy is hard to justify, even if their head office is in B.C. 732 more words