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Lakritz: Why I won't take my dog to Calgary's off-leash parks

Out for a walk at sunrise with my dog the other day, I met a woman walking her dog, an Australian shepherd mix. We got to talking about one thing or another, and the conversation came around to off-leash parks. 647 more words



Bowness was an independent town until 1963 when it was amalgamated with Calgary.  It has its own Main Street, which has seen very little changes over the past 50 years.  429 more words



Discover one of Calgary’s best kept secrets – an up and coming neighbourhood nestled along the Bow River in the inner-city.

Located in the North West quadrant in one of the most desirable locations in the City Montgomery boasts a highly walkable environment, a mixture of commercial, residential, and recreation amenities in close proximity, and a closely-knit community of residents and businesses. 304 more words


Safety booms to keep whitewater fans away from Calgary's Harvie Passage

Safety booms will be installed at the site of a paddler hotspot that has yet to be repaired after sustaining serious damage in the 2013 flood. 114 more words


Calgary Tower LED light display ups its game for Flames run - QandA

Since its initial debut last fall, the Calgary Tower’s new LED light display has upped its game with the Calgary Flames much-celebrated playoff run.

Tower control specialists say the unique, multi-coloured system has allowed them to push the creative envelope, mixing special displays on game nights with everyday seasonal lighting. 758 more words

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University of Calgary students build model laneway home as part of ongoing study

It’s a new type of secondary suite, and students at the University of Calgary have built a life-sized model as part of a study into the design and practicality of these types of living spaces. 396 more words