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Lazy Loaf & Kettle

Jesus, this place is always busy. First time I was in town with K, we were going to drop in for a bite but Lazy Loaf & Kettle was so packed, we decided to go elsewhere. 300 more words


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

Famed operettas focus of Morpheus Theatre's Sullivan & Gilbert

Between 1871 and 1896, William S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan wrote 14 comic operas, which are every bit as popular today as they were in the Victorian era. 540 more words


Taxi driver's state of mind 'inadmissible' rules judge

Testimony on the state of mind of taxi driver Stanislaw Maguder after he drove over a teen lying in the road is inadmissible, a judge ruled Thursday. 297 more words

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University of Calgary to celebrate 50th anniversary at alumni event

As a teenager in the 1970s, Robert Thirsk often tagged along with his older brother, an engineering student, to the contemporary, exhilarating, just-blossoming University of Calgary campus. 1,464 more words

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Gay-Bashing in YYC. We remember.

As we approach May 17th, the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, we thought it might be a good time to reflect on troubling moments from our city’s past. 419 more words


Chance at love infuses Theatre Calgary's The Light at the Piazza

In 2014, Calgary theatre critics awarded Susan Gilmour a Critter Award for her work in Theatre Calgary’s Mary Poppins.

It was in appreciation for the incredible range she illustrated playing both a mean-spirited nanny and the kindly bag lady who feeds the birds in the park. 531 more words