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    • International Whisk(e)y Day

      This past March 27 was a day filled with both solemnity and mirth, as well as no small amount of whisky. For those not in...

    • Getting Out and Building Up

      We have everything we need to build something amazing here in Chestermere. You were born with curiosity and the ability to create, to mend, to...

    • The Benefits of Play

      When was the last time you got out to play?  I mean really play? No goal directed or structured activity; no intentions in mind…Just simple...

    • SNC Lavalin scandal continues to escalate

      This past week, Jane Philpott and Jody Wilson-Raybould were removed from Liberal caucus. This is yet another escalation in the SNC Lavalin scandal that has...

    • Lions Foundation of Canada (LFOC)

      What are you doing on Saturday May 11th? If nothing comes to mind, let me invite you to join us for the 1st Annual Chestermere...

    • Why do dogs roll in foul smells?

      So you’ve just collected your dog from the groomer and, being a nice day, decide to take your dog to the local off-leash park. Within...

    • Three Card Monte

      Art, architecture, food, and wine. What’s not to love about Italy? From time immemorial, Italy has been spreading its culture across the world, dating back...

    • Plogging

      We can thank the Swedish for Ikea, a culture of afternoon coffee and sweets, and a new neighbourhood movement called, ‘plogging.’ Plogging is a combo...

    • 99 Troubles But A Monk Ain’t One

      Spring has arrived in our fair province, and I have already enjoyed patio libations on a sunny weekend. The end of winter can mean many...

    • Chinese export markets

      As you may have heard, a political dispute with China is impacting Canadian producers –  including many right here in our riding. Two major companies...