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    • Growing native plants

      In the last decade or so, a great deal of interest has developed in growing native plants and flowers. This is a rather fabulous trend...

    • Variety Is The Spice Of Life

      Readers in the audience who were of age in the 1970’s may remember dropping their keys into a bowl when arriving at a party, then...

    • Growing Clematis on the Prairies

      Clematis are often referred to as “Queen of the Vines”. Contrary to popular belief, clematis are not really difficult to grow, even here in Calgary!...

    • Down Under Beer

      Your intrepid liquor reporter was out boozing it up with a cute Kiwi lass, when she suggested stopping at Aussie Rules for a nightcap. For...

    • (Fast)

      One of the most dangerous questions ever is, “How fast will she go?” It’s too bad that all cars, let alone motorcycles, weren’t like my...

    • Mayor’s Message May 2013

      Did you know that the Chestermere Food Bank has seen an increase over Christmas this year that’s well over twice what was asked for last...

    • I am a Muslim, but not a terrorist

      So another Muslim is responsible for butchering a British soldier on a busy London street. His reason for doing this sickening act: “the only reason...

    • Growing Tomatoes

      Growing tomatoes at home is easy and rewarding! If you’ve never grown tomatoes at home before, the following information should help you get started! Cultivation-...

    • Hymn

      The limiting boxes we draw around ourselves amaze me. My religious box was apathetic atheistic agnosticism or some such thing, in true Canadian spirit. The...

    • Drink With The Village People

      Calgary is experiencing a surge in craft beer, much to the giddy delight of your intrepid liquor reporter. With dedicated beer bars like The Bottle...