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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.
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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.
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Examining Calgary's Post-Secondary Schools

We take a look at what our local educational institutions are doing to address the challenges of the current job market for new graduates, accommodate mature students who are upgrading or enhancing their skill sets and foster academic success for indigenous students.

Top 40 Under 40 Class of 2017 Gala

Join us on October 30 for a party celebrating Avenue Calgary's 2017 Top 40 Under 40 list.
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What Summer in Calgary Looked Like This Year

With the season winding down, we’ve assembled a #throwback to some of the highlights of summer 2017 in Calgary.

Capturing Legacies Researches People's Lives to Create Memorable Keepsakes

A project on local sports announcer Ed Whalen will be completed this year.
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Developing Calgary's Main Streets

City planners and developers of new communities are working to create residential communities with vibrant main streets, a shift in thinking that will change the shape of the city for generations.

What to Donate to Calgary Charities in the Summer

Be a donation pro and give items that these vital Calgary charities are always running out of.

100% Skate Club is an All-Ages, Girls-Only Skateboarding Group in Calgary

It meets weekly at different skate parks around the city during the summer.

Work of Art: Hope, Love, Peace, Healing, Generosity, Purpose, Harmony by Jason de Haan

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

Trading Places Between the Inner-City and the Suburbs

In the debate between downtown and suburbia, both sides have their share of converts.

Facing Forward: Calgary Cancer Survivor Self-care Services and Programs

Many women living through cancer treatment find that, in addition to dealing with a life-threatening illness, the effects of chemo, radiation and surgery can rob them of their self-esteem and alter their perception of themselves. A growing number of Calgary services aim to help them regain control of their health and rebuild their self-image.

Calgary's Best Neighbourhoods 2017

Our annual list of the best places to live in Calgary.

Great Things in Great Calgary Neighbourhoods

Calgary's neighbourhoods are a treasure trove of attractions and activities, restaurants and boutiques that make them uniquely charming and worth a visit. So get out and explore some of these gems.

Sneak Peek of our 2017 Top 40 Best Neighbourhoods

Get a taste of the 2017 Best Neighbourhoods results. The full results and rankings will be released July 26.