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Legion of Frontiersmen to PPCLI and 31st Bn CEF (Canada)

LOF “Special Draft” to PPCLI 1914

©Barry William Shandro M.Ed – Edmonton, Canada – Sept. 2013, revised June 2015

A large draft of men organized by Calgary’s Legion of Frontiersmen had left Calgary earlier for the establishment of the PPCLI. 345 more words

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Clothing Stores with Plus Size Lines in Calgary

Last updated June 30, 2015

Clothing stores that carry both straight-size and plus-size clothing in Calgary, Alberta.

Laura Plus
The Core
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A Nacho Retrospective

It’s rare that the greatest blogger of all time, Dragon Belly, gets an opportunity to write. The Awkward Diner finally gave me a chance to come out of the shadows to talk about something very dear to me, nachos. 1,148 more words

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Deputy fire chief to chair drop-in and rehab centre board

The Calgary Drop-in and Rehab Centre Society announced Tuesday that Calgary Fire Department deputy chief Ken Uzeloc would serve as chair of its board of directors. 133 more words

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BEST Americano in Cowtown...

I’m a fussy one when it comes to my Americano (a blend of espresso and hot water)…it must be ground, packed and poured just right. I remember working in a cafe in Marda Loop years ago, I was a proud Barista indeed! 160 more words


Ottawa man charged in connection with eight bank robberies

Calgary police arrested and charged a 29-year-old man from the Ottawa area on Monday in connection with eight bank robberies in Calgary dating back to last year. 257 more words

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Killer deserves life with no parole for 15 years for 'extremely selfish act'

A Calgary man should not be eligible to apply for parole for 15 years on a life sentence for the “extremely selfish act” of fatally stabbing another man in the victim’s home in a disputed deal over a pit bull puppy, a judge was told on Tuesday. 428 more words

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