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Recent Blog Posts

Legal Corner: What Is the Definition of Impaired Driving in Alberta?
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Legal Corner: What Is the Definition of Impaired Driving in Alberta? What is the first thing that comes to mind at the mention of impaired driving? For most people, the answer is alcohol, specifically, the act of driving while drunk. Drunk driving is, unfortunately, a common aspect of society in
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3 Successful Alberta Companies Supporting Oil & Gas In 2018
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3 Successful Alberta Companies Supporting Oil & Gas In 2018 Oil & Gas is Alberta’s largest and most vital industry. Despite the economic downturn and the decreasing price of oil and gas causing hardships throughout the industry, it is still one of the biggest and busiest in the province. ...
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Online Therapy: Mental Health Services For Rural Alberta
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Online Therapy: Mental Health Services For Rural Alberta Living in a rural area can often mean having a lack of amenities, resources, and services readily available. This can be problematic if the service needed is any type of therapy, counseling, or mental aid, as anyone needing this type of help
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Edmonton Expo 2017-Nicole Murphy
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Expo: Supporting local talent By: Nicole Murphy With big names like William Shatner, Gene Simmons, and Alex Kingston the Edmonton Expo brought in nerds from all around the land! Myself included. Although my fandom lays in mainstream shows like Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Doctor Who, and Harry Potte...
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Why Condo Insurance Is Different From Home Insurance
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Buying a new home is an exciting milestone in ones life. Amidst all of the excitement, however, comes the responsibility of figuring out what type of insurance you’ll need for your new home. What many people don’t realize is that the type of home you’ve purchased, such as a condo
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Difference Between Big Law Firms & Boutique Law Firms
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Whether you are looking for legal representation or are looking for work in the legal world, trying to decide whether big law or a boutique firm are right for you can often be a difficult process. Both big and boutique law firms come with their share of pros and cons,
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Stoneworks Granite & Quartz Inc.
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Kitchen Trends In 2017 Interior design changes at the drop of a hat. Some features remain timeless, while others are swept out with the waves. If you are yearning to remodel your home in Edmonton in 2017, you’ll need to know what is currently moving the market. Here are
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Edmonton Craft Beer Festival
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Spring is here! So you know what that means, patio season is right around the corner! What a better way to enjoy a hot day than with an ice cold Alberta Beer. Tonight is the festival launch for Alberta Beer Festival season. Each year, ABF does 5 shows. Edmonton Craft
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My Overhaul Fitness Journey
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My Overhaul Fitness Journey
2016, man time is sure flying by! At the beginning of the year (well around Christmas time technically) I decided that 2016 was going to be my year to achieve some fitness & health goals. The year started out great! I was given a FitBit for Christmas, and I kid
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Edmonton’s Top 200 social media influencers
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Edmonton’s Top 200 social media influencers
  I lived in Edmonton from 2009 to 2014 and, during that time, I grew quite fond of the city, its warm communities and friendly people. I immersed myself into the digital life of Edmonton and got to know many of the people on this list, some IRL and many
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