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'It's a matter of pure greed': Kenneth Fowler sentenced three years in prison for mortgage fraud

Bilking dozens of investors, some out of their life savings, has landed a mortgage fraudster a three-year prison term.

But because Kenneth Charles Fowler has already served the equivalent of a year behind bars, he’ll have 24 months left to serve. 428 more words

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Longshot Obhrai has made his mark on CPC leadership race

Deepak Obhrai admits with a laugh that it would take a “miracle” for him to win the Conservative leadership race this weekend.

But after nine months on the campaign trail, the longtime Calgary Forest Lawn MP calls himself a “happy camper” as the race comes to a close on Saturday. 779 more words

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The Garbage Man Can, So Can You

I recently returned from an amazing two week adventure in Nicaragua.  Jungles, volcanoes, beaches, and lakes, we explored the best this little country has to offer. 997 more words

Bridgeland Alberta's top neighbourhood for songwriters and composers, says SOCAN study

Does Alberta have a musical mecca for songwriters and composers?

According to a new study by The Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada (SOCAN), Bridgeland is the place to live if you write songs or compose music. 609 more words

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the morning playlist

So this morning I wake up to my usual song playing, Snow (Hey Oh) by the Chillies:

Snow (Hey Oh)

and there’s that guitar riff by John Frusciante tinkling me awake. 593 more words

2017 Spring Music Concert -- Lester B. Pearson High School

Sometimes, wonderful surprises creep up on you, without you realizing that they are going to be most excellent and awesome.

You may be interested to learn, that I had been invited to attend this (Spring) Concert from ‘DJ’, who is also formally known as Dyre Scheer-Peters, and is also a great friend of my son, Adin Court.  1,936 more words

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Spring Concert -- Sir John Franklin School

It was another amazing and fantastic year-end concert, performed by bands from Sir John Franklin School.  And interestingly, this is the last year that my daughter, Josie May, will be attending. 1,586 more words

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