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Legacy Oil + Gas investors agree to sell to Crescent Point

Excessive debt is the “silent killer” of companies, CEO Trent Yanko told reporters Tuesday, after shareholders voted almost 90 per cent in favour of selling the company he co-founded six years ago, Legacy Oil + Gas Inc., to much larger Calgary rival Crescent Point Energy Corp. 593 more words


Red Deer economy expected to shrink this year

A report released by the Conference Board of Canada on Tuesday predicts Red Deer’s economy will shrink this year, Medicine Hat will see only “modest” growth, and strong cattle prices will keep growth stable in Lethbridge. 226 more words


Wildflower's Boutique

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These are some clothes I picked out from a local boutique in my hometown of Bardstown, Kentucky. It includes a pair of cut out pant/shorts and the brown cut out chunky heels. 117 more words


C / first field trip

I’m in London! The sun is out, everything is delicious and the walls of my British stereotypes are crumbling before me.

I spent my first weekend on the… 211 more words


Turon Wars (Part 1): A Traditional Comfort Food as a Mom and Dad Business

Moving enough of a familiar product to make a profit is no easy feat—and what could be more ubiquitous than the beloved turon? This humble snack, made of bananas and a little sugar wrapped in a spring roll wrapper before being deep-fried, has graced both the bilaos of many a street vendor, and the tables of fine-dining establishments. 650 more words

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Via Rail seeks public-private partnership to fund Toronto-Ottawa-Montreal project

Via Rail is attempting to attract money from institutional investors like the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec to help generate private investments worth $3 billion for its railway infrastructure. 145 more words

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Luxury vehicle sales in Canada on the rise

fuelledxury vehicle market is fuelling auto sales in Canada these days, according to the Scotiabank Global Auto Report released on Tuesday.

“Sales in Canada set a record for the month of May, fuelled by a 20 per cent year-over-year surge in the purchases of luxury cars and light trucks,” said Carlos Gomes, senior economist and auto industry specialist at Scotiabank, in a news release. 297 more words

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