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Work of Art: Concrete Murals (Untitled) by Robert Oldrich

Calgary and its surrounding area is full of creative people and beautiful pieces of art. Here is just one piece you should know about.
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How GPS Put Calgary on the Map

The idea that tech start-ups are the key to a more diverse economy isn’t new. Here’s a look back at one aspect of the history of our high-tech future.

Local Coffee Roastery Phil & Sebastian Purchased its Own Coffee Farm in Honduras

More than 4,000 trees are planted there and the coffee beans will be ready for roasting in 2022.
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The Ghosts of Fairmont Banff Springs

This 129-year-old hotel has more than a few residents who've checked in but never checked out.

Local Comedian Andrew Phung is on a Career Hot Streak

You can catch Phung on CBC sitcom Kim's Convenience and he's hosting this month's YYComedyFestival gala.
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An Inglewood House Was Turned Into Calgary's Largest Little Free Library

The Children's Reading Place is in a three-level house and has comfy reading nooks, volunteer storytellers and decor inspired by children's literature.

Soup and Municipal Politics Came Together for the Ward 8 Great Soup Debate

These cook-off-meets-debate events have been happening during election campaigns in Killarney-Glengarry since 2011.
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Meet Calgary's Tamara Beatty, a Vocal Coach Consultant on NBC's The Voice

The local voice and performance coach has been a vocal coach consultant for the hit TV show for the past 10 seasons. You can watch The Voice's 13th season on television now.

Building a Female-Friendly Tech and Innovation Sector in Calgary

A number of positive trends and factors are steadily removing barriers for tech-minded and entrepreneurial women in Calgary.
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Local Non-Profit Ask Her Encourages More Women to Run in Calgary's 2017 Municipal Election

Ask Her was aiming to get 20 women to run in the election.

What to Donate to Calgary Charities in the Fall

Not only does fall indicate back to school season for many families but it is also a time where major job-hunting happens. Learn how you can give a hand up to Calgarians who need it.

Why, If We Are in a Recession, Do We Keep Building New Places to Live and Work?

Despite headlines screaming about the highest vacancy rates this city has seen in decades, the cranes keep turning and the bulldozers keep moving dirt. We asked developers and the City what keeps buildings going up during a downturn.

Work of Art: Machin by Alexis Kondra

Calgary and its surrounding area is full of creative people and beautiful pieces of art. Here is just one piece you should know about.

The People Who Make Calgary a More Creative Place to Live

While everyone pays lip service to creativity, there are a number of Calgarians who’ve taken it upon themselves to live lives guided by it.

Unsafe at Home, Lost in the System

For survivors of domestic abuse, simply leaving is harder than it sounds. With the city reaching crisis levels of reported abuse, agencies are coming together to try to clear the financial and legal barriers that stand in the way.

Artist Tom Brown Creates Tiny Meals on a Functional, Miniature Kitchen

You may see him performing in local public spaces, making things like mini pizza or sushi using some of his nearly 300 handmade miniature kitchen tools.