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Best Practices in Tourism - Alberta

Visiting Alberta in April is the shoulder season for its tourism industry. However, there are always interesting things to discover.  Edmonton’s largest attractions are Fort Edmonton Park and West Edmonton Mall.    739 more words

Tourism

Building out to Lewis Farms is the No. 1 LRT priority for Edmonton, new report shows

City officials said Thursday building LRT to Lewis Farms in west Edmonton is a priority.

“It’s a great day, a great day,” said Andrew Knack, the city councillor for the area which relies on bus service. 481 more words

Local News

Celebrate Shakespeare and shop local: 10 things to do this week in Edmonton

Rococode

Vancouver-based electro-poppers Rococode are in town with their sophomore effort, the four-years-in-the-making Don’t Worry It Will Be Dark Soon. The duo haven’t been sitting around twiddling their thumbs in the interim, however. 1,219 more words

Music

Nick Lees: Stories of courage fuel Edmonton's Glenrose Foundation fundraiser

Tears, community gratitude and deep pockets helped raise $826,000 Friday night at the Glenrose Foundation’s Courage Gala at the Shaw Conference Centre.

Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital patients’ stories brought tears, honorary chairs Stephen Petasky and wife Carrie Doll brought guests heartfelt appreciation and auctioneer Mark Scholz was on fire. 744 more words

Columnists

Family Five: Rediscover pet rocks and Stuart Little

Toddler Taekwon-do

We really don’t know what the future holds for any of us, so best to teach the children as many skills as possible. Taekwon do-do is right up there in the list: the possibilities for employment in action films rise over the years, so get the kids involved early. 535 more words

Local Arts

Shoe giant DSW expands Edmonton footprint with second store

Shoe retailing giant DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse is growing its footprint in Edmonton with a second location.

The company announced a Canadian expansion with six new big-box stores to be built by the fall, including South Park Centre, at 38 Avenue and Calgary Trail. 115 more words

Local Business

Family Five: Chipmunks, crafts and Canada's Group of Seven

Tours for Tots

The Art Gallery of Alberta continues their kid friendly Tours for Tots program of gallery adventures, art making, and storytelling with a new one hour activity related to what’s going on in the gallery. 533 more words

Diet & Fitness