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Oilersnation Radio Episode 94 – The Ryan Smyth Episode
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Oilersnation Radio Episode 94 – The Ryan Smyth Episode
Welcome, friends, to a brand new episode of Oilersnation Radio. As always, we’re shutting down the week with a fresh podcast to discuss all things Edmonton Oilers and get you set for your weekend. To kick off this week’s episode, we jumped in with a look at Edmonton Oilers legend, Rya...
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Weekly Update, July 10/20
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Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 546 (588, 608, 634) # Sales: 353 (400, 328, 333) Ratio: 65% (68%, 54%, 53%) # Price Changes: 402 (408, 311, 345) Expired/Off-Market Listings: 163 (412, 203, 208) Ne...
Published at The Edmonton Real Estate Blog
NHL History: Oilers trade Magnus Paajarvi to St. Louis Blues for David Perron
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NHL History: Oilers trade Magnus Paajarvi to St. Louis Blues for David Perron
It was on this day in Edmonton Oilers history that Craig MacTavish traded former first-round pick, Magnus Paajarvi along with a second-rounder to the St. Louis Blues in exchange for David Perron. On this day in 2013, the Blues traded David Perron to the Oilers for for Magnus Paajarvi and a 2014 s...
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NHL History: Oilers trade Magnus Paajarvi to St. Louis Blues for David Perron
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NHL History: Oilers trade Magnus Paajarvi to St. Louis Blues for David Perron
It was on this day in Edmonton Oilers history that Craig MacTavish traded former first-round pick, Magnus Paajarvi along with a second-rounder to the St. Louis Blues in exchange for David Perron. On this day in 2013, the Blues traded David Perron to the Oilers for for Magnus Paajarvi and a 2014 s...
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Summer Trend – Pantsuit
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Summer is my favourite season, so is the summer fashion. And this year, fashion industry had planned (before pandemic) some fabulous trends for us for this summer. And one of those summer trends- pantsuit. Almost every fashion designer or fashion house had at least one version of pantsuits in the...
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What to expect this summer from Andreas Athanasiou
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What to expect this summer from Andreas Athanasiou
The Andreas Athanasiou era in Edmonton has been short. Really short. And with that, it was difficult to gauge what the Oilers really had in the high-flying speedy winger. Oh, and that’s not even mentioning the fact that he was dealing with a lower-body injury to boot. Overall there are majo...
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Online 50/50 raffles coming to Edmonton Oilers games
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Online 50/50 raffles coming to Edmonton Oilers games
Do you like 50/50 raffles? Of course you do, you’re an Edmontonian. One of our favourite things to do is buy 50/50 tickets at hockey or football games and starting soon, you’ll be able to do it from the comfort of your own couch whether you attend a game or not. The Alberta Gaming, Li...
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How to Open a Brewery During a Pandemic
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Starting up a small, local craft brewery is hard enough. Licensing and permit bureaucracies to navigate. Tons of technical issues to tackle. And then there is the money. It requires tonnes of work with a big question that hangs over... Continue Reading →
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Chewie’s Biscuit Co
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Chewie’s Biscuit Co
The one good thing about the pandemic is that it’s a perfect time to try out all the popular brunch spots in town. No more lines! I’ve never heard of […]
Published at Cherry Bob-Ombs
Smothered Pork Chops: A Taste of Soul Food (Southern USA)
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Meltingly tender pork swimming in a richly seasoned onion gravy;  Smothered Pork Chops. Serve them with mashed potatoes or rice and a mound of cooked greens – that’s iconic Soul Food comfort food. This month for our Eat the World … Continue reading → The post Smothered Por...
Published at The Kitchen Frau
Edmonton Real Estate Market Sees Record Sales For June
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Edmonton Real Estate Market Sees Record Sales For June
Despite an unprecedented slow start to the year due to COVID-19, the Edmonton real estate market is in full swing. Current market statistics have revealed June to be a record month for home sales in and around the capital region. According to the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton, the city’s tota...
Published at Terry Paranych's Edmonton Real Estate Blog
New Music Discovery: July Talk – ‘Pray For It’
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July Talk have released their third studio album, Pray For It. View this post on Instagram if a tree falls in a forest… thanks for the love @spotify @spotifycanada. someone should probably thank this guy for self isolating. A post shared by July Talk (@julytalk) on Apr 3, 2020 at 1:03pm PDT...
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BD pool reopening
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It's a work in progress but here's what we've heard so far:Bonnie Doon Leisure Centre's pool reopens (with COVID-appropriate adjustments) July 20, 2020Here is the schedule of aquatic programs for children & adults (register here)Here is the drop-in schedule (including Community Swims)...... e...
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Throwback Thursday: This week in 2007, the Edmonton Oilers signed Thomas Vanek to a seven-year offer sheet
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Throwback Thursday: This week in 2007, the Edmonton Oilers signed Thomas Vanek to a seven-year offer sheet
Welcome back to another edition of Throwback Thursday! This week in 2007 (July 6), the Edmonton Oilers signed Thomas Vanek to a mammoth seven-year, $50-million offer sheet. It was a remarkable time and led to Kevin Lowe nearly fighting Brian Burke in a barn. The decision to sign Vanek came weeks ...
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$1 Ice Cream Cones Return To McDonald’s Canada July 14
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Hot days mean hot treats and McDonald’s has you covered for hot treats on the The post $1 Ice Cream Cones Return To McDonald’s Canada July 14 appeared first on Raising Edmonton.
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Real Life Podcast Episode 195 – Shooting shots, catfishing, and mood boards
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Real Life Podcast Episode 195 – Shooting shots, catfishing, and mood boards
Welcome, fair citizens, to a brand new Thursday episode of the Real Life Podcast. On today’s show, the guys looked at everything from memes to mood boards to catfishing to junior golf and everything in between. To kick off today’s episode, the boys got started with a look at the memes...
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