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Q2 Calgary Real Estate Market Outlook

Now that we have hit the midway point of 2019, let’s reflect on the housing market from the past few months and look forward to where things are heading. CREB has recently released data, and so far, the year has seen a decrease in the number of both resales and new homes. Soon, we should […]

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Your Guide to the 40th Annual Calgary Folk Music Festival

The annual Calgary Folk Music Festival is back in Calgary for another year, and better than ever! Get ready for four days packed full of world class musicians taking the stage to show you what they’ve got. This year, you will see over seventy different artists over eight stages in our very own downtown Calgary. […]

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How many vehicles drive through your community?

The City of Calgary is launching its new traffic reporting system, The Calgary Transit Count System (CalTRACS), in an attempt to make data that has been gathered more accessible. The data in CalTRACS shows everything from pedestrians and cyclists to the number of vehicles at intersections, the types and speeds of vehicles on the road […]

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Top 10 Campgrounds Near Calgary

Camping season has finally arrived! Time to pull out those sleeping bags, dust off the tent trailer, find your roasting sticks and hit the road for a weekend filled with eating, drinking, hiking and biking. As fun and popular a pastime as camping is, it’s often hard to find time to escape the city and […]

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Community cleanups happening in Calgary this May

Winter can be a long, cold season that causes us to hibernate indoors and perhaps not get around to certain chores as often as we’d like. Over the months, unwanted items and trash can start to accumulate in our homes and our neighbourhoods when it’s too cold to venture too far from home. However, when […]

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How to get your BBQ ready for grilling season

This warm weather means that your patio is soon going to be the prime hangout spot in your home. Get ready to enjoy mornings, afternoons and evenings in the warm sunshine while you fire up the barbeque and grill some delicious eats this spring! With that said, the long winter can leave your barbeque in […]

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City Looking for Feedback on the Future of Eau Claire

With spring-time upon us, the City of Calgary is asking for feedback on the future of Eau Claire. The link between downtown and Prince’s Island Park has long been a hotspot for runners, bikers and people out for a walk on a sunny afternoon. Due to the beauty and popularity of this area, the city […]

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Nominate a Local Business for the Small Business Calgary Awards

Small Business Week in Calgary isn’t until the third week of October, but now is the time to get your nominations in for the awards that take place here. Small Business Week is the largest celebration of small businesses across Canada. They host a wide variety of events, workshops and speakers all around the city. […]

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The Best Restaurants Near You

Photo credit: Avenue Magazine Calgary is teeming with restaurants, old and new, serving up great food with exquisite dining experiences. Whether you live in the north, the south or out of town, you’re going to want to check out one – or all – of these top 20 restaurants in Calgary: Northwest Calgary Modern Steak 107 […]

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Vote for the ‘Best of Calgary’

‘Best of Calgary’ is a celebration of what our beautiful city is and what it does best. Each year, they distribute an online survey for Calgarians to vote in their favourites categories to declare who and what are some of Calgary’s best offerings, including areas of arts, culture, music and entertainment. The survey is open […]

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