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New guidelines aim to help people with dementia stay safe if they get lost

New guidelines aim to help people with dementia stay safe if they get lost

U of A researchers tap into experiences and ideas of people living with dementia to fill public information gap.
The loneliness of the long-distance playwright

The loneliness of the long-distance playwright

Have a one-on-one consultation with Workshop West’s new resident dramaturg
Safely shed your bulky household items for free

Safely shed your bulky household items for free

Edmonton's Big Bin events return at end of month
Don't count out Edmonton's Fringe Fest

Don't count out Edmonton's Fringe Fest

This year, Fringe from the comfort of your couch.
Canadians with disabilities face barriers to financial security, researchers find

Canadians with disabilities face barriers to financial security, researchers find

Study shows those living with disabilities average 25 per cent less in assets—and COVID-19 is making the situation worse.
What does the relaunch mean for older Albertans?

What does the relaunch mean for older Albertans?

Are seniors centres reopening? Do I need to wear a mask? Where can I get one? Some answers to oft-asked questions
Long-term study reveals unique insights into how we change as we age

Long-term study reveals unique insights into how we change as we age

Landmark 35-year research project has yielded surprising findings about happiness, relationships, generational differences and more.
Changes coming for school buses and riders

Changes coming for school buses and riders

Bus companies and students will see changes to the ride to school this fall, with enhanced cleaning protocols, assigned seating and changes to how students get on/off the bus.
The garden harvest: 4 questions for expert Jim Hole

The garden harvest: 4 questions for expert Jim Hole

We're heading toward late summer, so it's time to talk harvest, pruning and yikes..frost.
Even with title number 25, local golf champ Sandra Fisher doesn't take wins for granted

Even with title number 25, local golf champ Sandra Fisher doesn't take wins for granted

Edmonton-born golf champ seemed destined to play: she grew up on the golf course--literally.