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Shattered Expectations: The Glass Monkey
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Shattered Expectations: The Glass Monkey
With the number of restaurants that have joined the dining scene in Edmonton over the past six months, it sometimes feels like I’ll never catch up! And because Mack and I don’t typically gravitate towards recently-opened establishments in moments of spontaneity, I find we usually have to plan in ...
Published at Only Here for the Food
Edmonton Traditional Rug Hookers Guild – Annual Tea and Rug Show
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Traditional Rug Hookers Guild Annual Spring Tea and Rug Show Thursday May 1, 2014 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Pleasantview Community Hall 10860 – 57 Avenue, Edmonton $5.00 Admission Refreshments ~ Door Prizes ~ Silent Auction www.edmontontraditionalrughookersguild.com Filed under: Events
Published at Pleasantview Community League
#TielessTuesdays at the Chateau Lacombe
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Initially hesitant to combine a mild fear of heights with dining in moving locations, I’m glad to have experienced #TielessTuesdays at La Ronde in the Chateau Lacombe. Call me a ‘fraidy cat, but our experience more than made up for those phobias. Linda organized a great tweetup for fo...
Published at Little World of Inspiration
Learning how to set limits the hard way| By Emerson Csorba
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Over the last four months, since becoming a full-blown entrepreneur, I can probably count on two hands the number of times I’ve had more than seven hours of
Published at The Wanderer
jkatheryn: wearenotatthemall: thezinemachine: Zine Machine is...
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jkatheryn:

wearenotatthemall:

thezinemachine:

Zine Machine is...
jkatheryn: wearenotatthemall: thezinemachine: Zine Machine is still at Shelf Life Books in Calgary! Currently stocking: AT HOME IN THE WILDERNESS BEARS FUCKING KICK ASS REAL NAMES OF RAP STARS HOW YOUR FAVOURITE AUTHOR DIED CATS CAN! HERBAL REMEDIES FOR DOGS THUG LIFE ACTIVITY BOOK & NOT AT TH...
Published at Latitude 53 Blog
VOLLMAN’S NHLE
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The Leon Draisaitl v. Sam Bennett debate is reaching a fever pitch, so I thought it might be a good idea to run NHL equivalencies. This is early—I’m about two months ahead of normal here—but it couldn’t hurt to run the numbers and see what we can find. For our purposes today, I’...
Published at Lowetide
Wicked Games
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Wicked Games
Unsurprisingly, it started to snow a few days ago, leaving Edmontonians storing their shovels and snowpants confused and rather disgruntled. Do we pull out our knee-high snow boots again? Or do we just tough it out with our dust-covered flip-flops and Birkenstocks? Of course, I went with the latt...
Published at ordinary people
Love Boat: Kabuki Sushi & Grill
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Love Boat: Kabuki Sushi & Grill
Three weeks ago I was flipping through the Chinese newspaper and saw some pictures of sushi with "50% OFF" written right next to it. So naturally I had to figure out what was going on, 'cause I'm ok with half price sushi anytime, anywhere.Kabuki Sushi & Grill - 5431 Gateway Boulevard - Edmont...
Published at Little Miss Andrea
Facebook enables cyberbullies to harass moms
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Facebook enables cyberbullies to harass moms
Just minutes after I posted this comment on Facebook's "Facebook for Business" status update highlighting how Facebook Moms are a powerful, engaged, and important demographic for advertisers, an anonymous person went through my archival photos and reported several as nudity and pornography.&...
Published at Jodine's World
BLOG: Brossoit posts shutout in game one
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Oilers goalie prospect Laurent Brossoit stopped all 26 shots in a 1-0 shutout of Utah in game one of Bakersfield’s Western Conference Quarterfinal series. The Bakersfield Condors took a 1-0 series lead courtesy of Brossoit’s performance, in his first professional playoff game. Brossoit, 21, ha...
Published at Edmonton Oilers Blogs

Recent News Releases

Police asking public for help in identifying suspect in home B&E
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Police asking public for help in identifying suspect in home B&E
The Edmonton Police Service is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in a home B&E which occurred on April 15, 1014 at 150 Avenue and 122 Street. It’s believed the B&E occurred sometime between the hours of 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. on April 15, 2014. The suspect was caugh...
Published at Edmonton Police Service
Premier Hancock statement on the Keystone XL delay
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“I am disappointed in today’s announcement of yet another delay in the regulatory approval process for the Keystone XL pipeline. Thorough, predictable and independent regulatory processes are in the interests of all participants.“Keystone XL has been rigorously studied. We believe the project is ...
Published at Government of Alberta
City Launches Spring Cleaning Campaign
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City Launches Spring Cleaning Campaign
City crews will sweep away the remains of winter with the neighbourhood street cleaning campaign, beginning Tuesday April 22, 2014. Significant snowfall over the winter created additional work removing sand and other abrasives that were used on arterial and collector routes. ...
Published at City of Edmonton
Blatchford Receives 2014 National Urban Design Award
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Blatchford Receives 2014 National Urban Design Award
The Blatchford Redevelopment project has been recognized with one of the country’s top honours in urban design.The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada, the Canadian Institute of Planners, and the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects have awarded the Blatchford Redevelopment project a Nati...
Published at City of Edmonton
PRESS RELEASE: Perron and Scrivens named to Team Canada
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PRESS RELEASE: Perron and Scrivens named to Team Canada
Hockey Canada announced today Edmonton Oilers forward David Perron and goaltender Ben Scrivens have been named to Team Canada for the 2014 World Hockey Championship, May 9-25, 2014 in Minsk, Belarus.Perron, 25, appeared in 78 games this season, posting 57 points (28G, 29A) and 90 penalty minutes....
Published at Edmonton Oilers
Edmonton's 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness Makes Progress
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Edmonton's 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness Makes Progress
’s Homeless Commission, today, released its Five Year Update to the city’s Plan to End Homelessness. The results show steady progress towards achieving its goal of ending chronic homelessness by 2019:“Edmonton’s Plan to End Homelessness has established our city as a leader in Canada in realizing ...
Published at City of Edmonton
Police arrest three suspects in January B&E
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Three individuals have been charged with break and enter in relation to two incidents that occurred in Edmonton in January 2014.A Crime Stoppers tip received after a news release in January provided crucial information for investigators about a break and enter that occurred at a commercial store ...
Published at Edmonton Police Service
Nighttime ramp closure on Anthony Henday Drive
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The ramp that connects from Anthony Henday Drive northbound to Yellowhead Trail eastbound will be closed on Thursday, April 17 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the next morning.This closure will allow crews to move a 25-foot-wide by 30-foot-tall crane overnight in order to minimize traffic impact on travell...
Published at Government of Alberta
GREY CUP PRE-SALE!
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Published at Edmonton Eskimos
Budget 2014 advances Alberta’s carbon capture projects
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As part of Budget 2014, Alberta continues to invest in two carbon capture and storage projects that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions from oil sands upgrading. Minister of Energy Diana McQueen saw the significant progress being made on large-scale carbon capture units under construction at the...
Published at Government of Alberta