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Alberta Economic Recovery & Growth: 2018 – 2019

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ATB Financial's Economic Outlook Sheds Light on Future for Alberta According to ATB Financial’s Alberta Economic Outlook for August 2018, the western Canadian province’s economy is expected to slowly recover and experience slight grow over the next couple years. Some important findings of the report include the fact that … [Read more...]

Calgary’s Rotary Mattamy Greenway Pathway is One of the World’s Longest!

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Calgary's 138-Kilometre Greenway Pathway is HUGE Did you know that there’s a 138 kilometre pathway system in Calgary that connects over 400,000 Calgarians in more than 55 communities? Officially named “the Rotary Mattamy Greenway,” this network is the cycling equivalent to what Stoney Trail is to the entire city. But it … [Read more...]

Toloulous Banff Restaurant Review

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Calgaryism's Review of Toloulous, Banff, AB It can be hard to get a table at almost any restaurant found within a block radius of Banff Avenue in downtown. Toloulous is one of them! Located on Caribou Street, this southern American restaurant serves up an enormous selection of cajun seafood and burgers as well as … [Read more...]

GlobalFest 2018: By the Numbers

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GlobalFest 2018: By the Numbers Ever since 2003, GlobalFest has been lighting up the night sky in Calgary with its explosive fireworks shows that bedazzle and delight people of all ages. Creating an event of epic proportions like GlobalFest, however, is no small task. Here’s GlobalFest by the numbers – see for yourself how … [Read more...]

M2 Building Begins Construction in East Village!

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M2 Begins Construction on East Village Riverfront! M2, a new mixed-use development designed by Brooklyn-based nARCHITECTS for XYC Design + Development, is now under construction in the redeveloping downtown community of East Village! This new building is set to introduce two new restaurants on the ground floor in addition … [Read more...]

Garrison Green: A Family-Oriented Community

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Reasons Why Families Who Live in Garrison Green, Stay in Garrison Green If you know anyone who lives in the Garrison / Currie Barracks communities, and have asked them about their living experience, chances are that they’ve given you some enthusiastically positive feedback. All those who we've spoken to have done exactly that. … [Read more...]

How Much Money Do You Need to Afford Living in Calgary?

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Living in Calgary: Minimum (Average) Salaries vs. Sectors vs. Property Types If you’re thinking about buying a home somewhere in Calgary sometime soon, then surely you’ll want to look at these maps done by Zoocasa, a real estate website specializing in Canadian markets. Unless you spend some serious time analyzing the … [Read more...]

3 Reasons to Buy a Home in Crescent Heights, Calgary

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Why Consider Buying Crescent Heights Real Estate? Chances are that if you’re eyeing real estate in Crescent Heights as of now, then there’s already a few reasons as to why you're considering buying a property in this desirable inner city community. But just in case you missed it, here’s our top three reasons why buying a … [Read more...]

Top 5 Summer Activities at Canada Olympic Park

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Top 5 Summer Activities at Canada Olympic Park What summer activities are there at WinSport's Canada Olympic Park? What used to be one of the main facilities for the 1988 Winter Olympics now has a handful of exciting summer activities to do, most of which are fun for the whole family! Without further ado, here's Calgaryism's … [Read more...]

Top 5 August Festivals in Calgary (2018)

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 The Best August Festivals in Calgary (2018) Looking for some fun things to in the city in August? If so, you won’t want to miss these top five August festivals in Calgary! See more local Calgary Activities & Events here. Calgary Fringe Festival When – August 3rd - 11th http://www.calgaryfringe.ca With its … [Read more...]