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Edmonton Notes for 7/27/2014
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Edmonton Notes for 7/27/2014
Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines Great news for downtown: Stantec is keeping their global headquarters in the heart of Edmonton, with a new building in the Edmonton Arena District. For a bunch of other exciting downtown news, see my post from Wednesday. And if you haven’t alread...
Published at MasterMaq's Blog
Southern Vietnamese Flavour: Ha Phuong's
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Southern Vietnamese Flavour: Ha Phuong's
Summertime is all about the popsicles and BBQs, but what do you eat when its cold and rainy outside? I always feel that cold, windy days call for comfort food, and nothing is better than a steaming hot bowl of noodle soup! Ha Phuong's Vietnamese Restaurant - 9656 107A Avenue - Edmonton ABHa Phuon...
Published at Little Miss Andrea
What the Fraser Institute’s numbers actually show, minus the spin: Alberta has a revenue problem, not a spending problem
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What the Fraser Institute’s numbers actually show, minus the spin: Alberta has a revenue problem, not a spending problem
The Fraser Institute: peddling conclusions that don’t match the evidence and have enough holes to store captured carbon. Actual Fraser Institute “fellows” may not appear exactly as illustrated. Below: A piece of Swiss cheese, which may actually resemble the claims in a Fraser Institute press rele...
Published at David Climenhaga's Alberta Diary
Amanda & Ryan – Hotel MacDonald Wedding in Edmonton
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Amanda & Ryan – Hotel MacDonald Wedding in Edmonton
A couple of weeks ago, we had the pleasure of photographing Amanda & Ryan’s wedding at the Hotel MacDonald. Normally we like to meet our couples in person beforehand but because Amanda and Ryan don’t live in Edmonton we were only able to meet over phone and email until just a coup...
Published at Moments in Digital
C O V E T I N G / Tennis Court
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C O V E T I N G / Tennis Court
01   friends taylor headphones02   helmut lang faint top / wanda nylon, blk denim, t by alexander wang03   opening ceremony slip-on platform sneakers / jeffrey campbell, ash, michael kors, superga04   topshop sheer lips / color essential, burberry05   ...
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PANIC CENTER
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PANIC CENTER
Bill Torrey is a really smart guy. He made one of the truly unusual trades in the game’s history while building the New York Islanders. The 1973-74 Islanders won 19 games and lost 41 despite the presence of Denis Potvin, Billy Smith, Billy Harris and a few good veterans like Eddie Westfall....
Published at Lowetide
SONiC’s New Music Show – Farm Fresh for July 27/29, 2014
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SONiC’s New Music Show – Farm Fresh for July 27/29, 2014
Click below to listen to Farm Fresh Today’s Show: Weezer – Back to the Shack (Everything Will Be Alright In The End) The Sam Roberts Band – Shapeshifters (Lo-Fantasy) The Black Keys – Gotta Get Away (Turn Blue) Reuben & The Dark – Can’t See The Light (Fune...
Published at SONiC 102.9
A Few Things You Mighta Missed!
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SONiC’s Rick Lee is lucky enough to be in San Diego for that massive Comic Con this weekend. I wonder if he caught Kevin Smith sharing the story of living his childhood dream. Visiting the Star Wars set during filming of J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: Episode VII. CBC chats with Sum 41 frontman Derek Wh...
Published at SONiC 102.9
Edmonton’s Urbanism Headlines: July 21 – 27
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Edmonton’s Urbanism Headlines: July 21 – 27
HERITAGE & CULTURE 100 years of Calder [Edmonton City as Museum] Purple City: an Edmonton tradition [Edmonton City As Museum] Edmonton historic downtown house to move aside while condo tower goes up [Edmonton Journal] Words: Prairie Vernacular [Foolscap Studio] Brutalism’s Bullies [The ...
Published at Spacing Edmonton
Sims Corner Steakhouse and Oyster Bar
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Sims Corner Steakhouse and Oyster Bar
“The” place to sample an assortment of Prince Edward Island’s famous Malpeque Oysters Malpeque Oysters from Prince Edward Island, Canada, are famous for their flavour and texture. They are, hands down, my favourite oyster variety – for now. When I knew were were headed to ...
Published at A Canadian Foodie

Recent News Releases

Serious injury collision between Ford F-150 and Can-Am Spyder on Castle Downs Road
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The Edmonton Police Service is investigating a serious injury collision between a Ford F-150 truck and a Can-Am Spyder three-wheeled motorcycle that took place on Castle Downs Road this evening.EPS Northeast Division patrol officers responded to a report of an injury collision at Castle Downs Roa...
Published at Edmonton Police Service
Ministers Dallas and McQueen on the pending sale of AltaLink
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“The approval from Industry Canada on the sale of AltaLink – from a Quebec-based company to an American-based company – is one step in a review process that ensures Alberta’s interests and needs are reflected.“The Government of Alberta is committed to protecting Alberta consumers. The proposed sa...
Published at Government of Alberta
Suspect arrested for alleged kidnapping
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A suspect that was wanted on warrants earlier this week for an alleged kidnapping was arrested in Calgary yesterday.The Calgary Police Service arrested Kemol Delano Creary, 25, on Thursday, July 24, 2014 after the Edmonton Police Service issued warrants for his arrest. The accused allegedly went ...
Published at Edmonton Police Service
Woman charged after leaving children alone in vehicle
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The Edmonton Police Service has charged a woman for allegedly leaving her children unattended in a vehicle, as temperatures rose to 25 C on Thursday afternoon.Southeast Division officers responded to a South Edmonton Common grocery store parking lot in the area of 97 Street and 23 Avenue at appro...
Published at Edmonton Police Service
Capital Power declares dividends for its Common and Cumulative Rate Reset Preference shares and announces a 7.9% dividend increase for its common shares
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​​​​EDMONTON, Alberta – The Board of Directors for Capital Power Corporation (TSX: CPX) (Capital Power) declared a dividend of $0.34 per share on the outstanding common shares for the quarter ending September 30, 2014. The dividend is payable on October 31, 2014 to shareholders of record at the c...
Published at Capital Power
Public information and warning
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Public information and warning
In the interest of public safety, the Edmonton Police Service is issuing a warning about Ronald Joseph Fabien, who is being released from the Bowden Institution after completing a three year, three month sentence for sexual assault and failing to comply with recognizance order.Fabien is considere...
Published at Edmonton Police Service
Hwy 575 repairs will stabilize hillside
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Workers will build a retaining wall along the southside of Highway 575 between Highways 836 and 837 to prevent further detoriation of the hillside along the road.A 30-minute detour will be in place during construction hours. Motorists heading out of Drumheller on Highway 575 will:Those heading ea...
Published at Government of Alberta
Office Closure
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August 4th, 2014 Meals on Wheels will be closed on Monday, August 4, 2014 for the August long weekend. If you would like a meal for this day, please call us at 780-429-2020 by Wednesday, July 30. Have a great long weekend!
Published at Edmonton Meals on Wheels