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Something for everyone on your list

Something for everyone on your list

Wondering what to get those on your Christmas list? Here are a few ideas.
Rocky the Christmas tree stowaway owl returns to the wild

Rocky the Christmas tree stowaway owl returns to the wild

The tiny Saw-whet owl was named Rockefeller after it was found by a worker setting up the holiday tree Nov. 16 at Manhattan’s Rockefeller Center.
Cochrane's Syrian refugees adapting well four years after arrival

Cochrane's Syrian refugees adapting well four years after arrival

“I know that I grew older and faster than I should have, but I got so much out of it,” Shahd said. “It was a positive growth.”
Send a Christmas greeting to the troops

Send a Christmas greeting to the troops

Send greetings to troops far from home this Christmas.
Community project connects local seniors through art

Community project connects local seniors through art

“For me it felt like something was missing from that project. Seniors are an important part of the community and they were unable to be included at the time so my goal was to have them engage with the community again.”
The Perfect Gift Store is wanting to give hope this holiday season

The Perfect Gift Store is wanting to give hope this holiday season

Last Christmas, for the store’s first appearance, 224 children were able to get presents thanks to the donations.
Snowbirds wings clipped

Snowbirds wings clipped

Though the pandemic has grounded many snowbirds, there are plenty of recreational offerings at home this winter
Community steps to the plate for Okotoks Food Bank

Community steps to the plate for Okotoks Food Bank

Wheel Cares: Creative initiatives a Godsend during challenging year
It isn't Christmas without A Christmas Carol

It isn't Christmas without A Christmas Carol

Citadel Theatre's take on the beloved Scrooge story streams online this holiday season
The owner said he and his serving staff were “humbly grateful for this incredibly kind and grand gesture.”

The owner said he and his serving staff were “humbly grateful for this incredibly kind and grand gesture.”

The owner said he and his serving staff were “humbly grateful for this incredibly kind and grand gesture.”