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    • Mayor’s Message April

      Remember the phrase, “April showers bring May flowers”? Well it’s the middle of April and I’ve only seen snow so maybe April flurries bring opportunity!...

    • Remembering Our Political Leaders

      In my travels throughout the Easter Break in our riding, we were all nostalgic and reflective following the news that Ralph Klein had passed away....

    • Yet Another Reason that Growing Your Own Food is Better for Your Family

      This weekend, I had the pleasure of going to a seminar with a sports psychologist as a guest speaker. Along with various other topics, the...

    • (dice)

      These days it’s hard to remember half the players on the home team, let alone another 29. Leave that to the ice-game enthusiasts who do...

    • Alexander Keith Hops To It

      Faithful readers of this column may recall that North America is experiencing a decade-long surge in the popularity of craft beer, as the unwashed masses...

    • What’s Growing On in Gardening

      With the thought of the warm days to come – you know, the ones that weatherman has assured us are on the horizon – many...

    • English Spirits

      The Right Honourable Baroness Margaret Thatcher, the Iron Lady herself, shuffled off this mortal coil last week. Readers in the audience that were of school...

    • (Team)

      There were usually the four brothers, the minimum number to pick two teams and have a game. The Imaginary brothers stayed away for fear of...

    • Golden Years not so bright for retirees

      Everyone anxiously awaits retirement. We have visions of spending our Golden Years golfing every day and spending time at some exotic island with margarita in...

    • California Dreamin’

      Your globetrotting liquor reporter took a quick trip to California last month, and naturally, my thoughts turned quickly to booze. Flying into San Francisco, I...