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Calgary city council approves committee to hit reset button on arena talks

A Calgary city councillor is hoping to press the “reset” button on talks for a new arena in Calgary.

After a 12-1 vote in favour, city council is striking an “event centre assessment committee” consisting of city councillors, the mayor, and members of the Calgary Municipal Land Corporation and Calgary Economic Development, and aims to refocus the vision of a new event centre/arena in the city. 621 more words

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The Eagles gently rock the Saddledome with pristine, predictable nostalgia trip — Calgary Herald

“Sit back and forget about the news — we’re trying to,” Don Henley told an attentive crowd at the Saddledome early into the Eagles set Monday evening.

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The Eagles gently rock the Saddledome with pristine, predictable nostalgia trip

“Sit back and forget about the news — we’re trying to,” Don Henley told an attentive crowd at the Saddledome early into the Eagles set Monday evening. 697 more words

Music

Review: Rod the Mod offers few surprises but plenty of nostalgia at the Saddledome

Rod Stewart chuckled at the half-hearted cheer that greeted his introduction of Love Is, the only song he played Sunday night at the Saddledome that didn’t date back more than 25 years. 784 more words

Music

Flames lose another meaningless game

The Calgary Flames have continued to stumble their way towards the 82-game mark. As a team that started the season facing such high expectations, now they are left to wonder what could have been. 133 more words

Mike Smith perfect as Calgary Flames blank Edmonton Oilers 1-0

Mike Smith made 28 saves and Johnny Gaudreau had the winner as the Calgary Flames edged the Edmonton Oilers 1-0 on Tuesday night, ending a seven-game losing streak against their provincial rival. 169 more words

Sports

Brad Paisley to play the Saddledome during Calgary Stampede

Country superstar Brad Paisley is coming to the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth, bringing his cowboy hat and twang to the Saddledome for a Friday-night bash on July 13 during the Calgary Stampede. 118 more words

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