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Square dancing community finds new vitality online during pandemic

Square dancing community finds new vitality online during pandemic

UCalgary researchers help bring Calgary clubs into the international scene on Zoom
100 nights later, Pink Pied Piper plays on

100 nights later, Pink Pied Piper plays on

After playing his heart out for health-care workers, North Vancouver’s Frank Wimberley is almost ready for a rest.
Tow-truck salutations

Tow-truck salutations

The AMA has launched tow truck birthday greetings--with tow truck and flashing lights available to come to member's homes and offer greetings on a special day.
A cure for diabetes could be within reach – in your pocket

A cure for diabetes could be within reach – in your pocket

Diabetes could be a thing of the past "if all goes according to plan," says Dr. James Shapiro who is heading a team of researchers on a cure. Helping him out is another team of people who are taking their fundraising effort across the country. They want a million people to dig not so deep for $22 each to donate to a project called HEADing to 2022.
Alberta 'stay'cation should include a visit to this historic garden

Alberta 'stay'cation should include a visit to this historic garden

Planning a staycation this summer? Stop at Lougheed House for a tour through the colourful summer gardens. The historic site welcomes visitors at no charge.
White-throated sparrows change their tune from a three note to a two note

White-throated sparrows change their tune from a three note to a two note

Cleared for take-off

Cleared for take-off

Alberta Aviation Museum opens its doors starting July 1 with extended evening hours and advance ticket purchasing required.
Canada Day 2020: 20 facts and figures to celebrate the big day

Canada Day 2020: 20 facts and figures to celebrate the big day

Fun facts to help celebrate Canada's big day. Happy 153rd!
A trio of virtual Canada Day celebrations

A trio of virtual Canada Day celebrations

Virtual celebrations abound this Canada Day. Other than your socially-distanced barbecue and picnic plans, see these online offerings.
Column: Seniors Centre Promotes Diversity and Inclusion

Column: Seniors Centre Promotes Diversity and Inclusion

Edmonton's Shaama Centre brings cultures together