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    • Summer dog reads

      With temperatures hitting record highs, now is the time to relax and kick back with a good summer read. So why not a good dog...

    • C10 Pushed Through

      By now you may have heard about Bill C-10. It’s the Bill that the Liberal Government says will ‘modernize’ the Broadcasting Act. What the Government...

    • A Country of Neighbours

      This week I sat in a backyard socially distanced circle by the lake with a dozen of my favourite people. Lake Ridge Community Church, like...

    • MLA report June 29

      Hello Chestermere-Strathmore readers.  We have just recently finished up our session of the Legislature. I wanted to take this opportunity to share some of those...

    • Drawing a Blanc

      As more of my peer group receives their second vaccinations, I am growing increasingly optimistic that Alberta will avoid the dreaded fourth wave of COVID,...

    • “Heat rant”

      So, am I right in thinking that summer may have arrived? And with summer comes HEAT. The reason I’ve called the article a “heat rant”...

    • Seven Neighbourists

      Neighbourists are those people who find meaning from neighbourhood, by giving meaning to their neighbourhood. They have lifestyles that chooses to engage the place where...

    • Viva Verdejo

      As I pen this column, I am celebrating the two-week anniversary of my 2nd COVID jab, meaning I am now at maximum immunity. As my...

    • “Just a dog”

      An unknown author penned his/ her thoughts on what it means to have a dog in their life. When I first read this poem, it...

    • The Great Disconnect

      On June 9th, as part of the City of Chestermere’s Senior’s Week, the city screened “The Great Disconnect.” This film, by Tamer Soliman, takes viewers...