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Northlands Coliseum farewell weekend was 'right thing to do'

Edmontonians of all ages celebrated the Coliseum on Saturday — a facility that holds significance for many, for a variety of reasons.

The building is open to the public from Friday, Dec. 745 more words


Rogers Place to keep bathrooms flipped for Oilers playoff game Wednesday

Rogers Place converted some women’s bathrooms to men’s bathrooms to more equally accommodate guests at Sunday’s Edmonton Oilers game and the move will remain in place Wednesday night. 795 more words


Danielle Smith: Lessons to learn from Edmonton's new arena

Ten years ago Edmonton was exactly where Calgary is now: debating the merits of a new arena with fierce and vocal public opposition to “spending taxpayer dollars on billionaire owners and millionaire players.” Fast forward ten years and Rogers Place arena has been built, the critics (mostly) silenced, they continue to attract the best concerts and the downtown is on a fast track to revitalization. 120 more words