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Calgary Hidden Gems – Earth Gems Crystals & Minerals

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Calgary Hidden Gems – Earth Gems Crystals & Minerals Tucked away in an unsuspecting basement location on the Red Mile is Calgary’s one-stop-shop for crystals and minerals. Called Earth Gems, this Calgary hidden gem has everything your heart could wish for made from precious minerals found all around the world! I didn’t … [Read more...]

Best Calgary Parks – Edgemont Hill

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Edgemont Hill – Panoramic Views, Off-Leash Park Area If you frequently use Shaganappi Trail or John Laurier Boulevard to get to and from where you need to go, chances are that you’ve noticed the estate homes of Edgemont facing south and west off the elevated plateau inherent to the popular northwest community. I’ve always … [Read more...]

Best Calgary Sushi Restaurants

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Top 10 Calgary Sushi Restaurants Do you crave sushi or sashimi? Ever wonder where you should go when you want to try something new? If this is you, Calgaryism's list of best Calgary sushi restaurants will give you some ideas on where to head next time! We attempt to include restaurants in all parts of the city so that no … [Read more...]

History of Calgary – Then & Now – 1988 vs. 2026

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History of Calgary – Then & Now – 1988 vs. 2026 1988 Winter Olympic Games 1988 is one of the most unforgettable years in Calgary’s history. It was also one of the most influential on cityscapes for years to come. As host to the 1988 Winter Olympic Games, Calgary made sure it had the facilities necessary to host the … [Read more...]

Bootleggers Sports Bar & Grill Calgary Pub Review

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Calgaryism's Review of Bootleggers Sports Bar & Grill Bootleggers is one sports bar and grill in the northeast that has it all: pool tables, arcade games, massive booths, countless HDTV’s, good food, 50 different chicken wing flavours and smoking hot drink deals that make every Wednesday a pleasure on its own. The next … [Read more...]

Top 5 June Festivals in Calgary (2017)

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Best Calgary June Festivals (2017) What are the best June festivals in Calgary? We’ve put together a list of the top five we absolutely recommend checking out this June of 2017. Don’t miss them, or you’ll be missing out! 4th Street Lilac Festival When – Sunday, June 4, 2017, 10:00am to 4:00pm Where – 4th … [Read more...]

Best Calgary Parks – Baker Park

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Baker Park - Riverside Activities, Landscaped Paths & Scenery Calgary is in no shortage of outdoor parks, especially along the Bow and Elbow Rivers where countless locals do their activities of choice no matter what time of the year it is. One of the best parks you'll see people out at rain, snow or shine is Baker Park. … [Read more...]

Do What the Locals Do – Episode 23 – Paint Your Own Pottery

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Calgary Activities at Paint Your Own Pottery If you’ve heard of Colour Me Mine before and know what it’s about, then you’ll already be familiar with what’s in store for you at Paint Your Own Pottery. Located in the deep northwest in the community of Royal Oak, Paint Your Own Pottery offers exactly what its name suggests – a … [Read more...]

Alberta Full-time Job Numbers Showing Positive Signs

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Full-time and part-time job ratio showing good signs for Alberta Could it be that full-time jobs in Alberta are making a come back? Not only in recent years has the provinces full-time job market taken a huge hit that many economists associated with low energy prices, but the quality of available jobs also diminished as … [Read more...]

Top 5 Restaurants in Altadore, Calgary

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Top 5 Restaurants in Altadore / Marda Loop District  Altadore isn't just one of the best places to live in Calgary's southwest; it's also one of the best places to eat! With the Marda Loop business district located on the north end of the community, there's never a shortage of restaurants and other food establishments to eat … [Read more...]