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Canada, A Positive Influence on the World Stage [Infographic]

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Canada, the Most Positive Global Influence [Infographic] According to a recent poll done by the United Kingdom’s second largest market research organization, Ipsos MORI, Canada is seen as the most positive influence in the world when it comes to foreign affairs. Research by @IpsosMORI suggests #Canada #Australia #Germany … [Read more...]

Calgary Named 5th Most Livable City in the World (2017)

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Calgary is the 5th Most Livable City in the World… Again The Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU) Livability Survey has once again found three Canadian cities – Vancouver, Toronto and Calgary - to be among the most livable in the world! Calgary has ranked 5th overall in 2017 which may come to be not much of a surprise if … [Read more...]

Good Earth Coffeehouse Opening in Verve Condos

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Good Earth Coffeehouse Coming Soon to East Village Good news everyone! Good Earth Coffeehouse, another renowned local business in Calgary, has announced plans to open a location at Verve Condos in 2018. Learn more about Verve New Condos in EV here. Located in bottom-floor retail, the coffee shop will be in the heart of this … [Read more...]

New Chinook Centre Expansion in Planning Stages

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Cadillac Fairview Plans Massive Expansion onto Chinook Centre If you think Chinook Centre is big now, just wait until you learn of what’s in store for Calgary’s go-to indoor shopping mall. Cadillac Fairview is planning on an expansion that could be the biggest in the malls history to date, one that will build both out and … [Read more...]

New Central Library Exterior Beginning to Take Shape

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EV's New Central Library Coming to Life With Exterior Glass Shell The mesmerizing glass-clad exterior of the New Central Library is now beginning to take shape! Also see this VIDEO of the New Central Library Design. Once completed, the iconic wall of hexagons ranging in color from transparent to solid white will look like … [Read more...]

Grand Opening of Quarry Park’s Remington YMCA

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Grand Opening for the New Remington YMCA in Quarry Park For the past few months, residents living in Quarry Park, Riverbend, Douglas Glen and other communities nearby have been using the brand new, state-of-the-art Remington YMCA recreational centre. Yesterday was the official grand opening for the 94,000 square foot … [Read more...]

Legacy’s New High School to Start Construction Soon

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Legacy's New Catholic School & Current Designated Schools Catholic residents in Legacy, an award-winning suburban community in southeast Calgary, should be thrilled to know that groundbreaking has occurred at a new high school in the area! Here’s the “need to know” facts on the new Calgary Catholic District … [Read more...]

Calgary: Fifth Most Livable City in the World (2016)

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Calgary is the Fifth Most Livable City in the World... Again! Calgary has once again been named the fifth most livable city in the world by the Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU) Global Livability Survey 2016. This may come as no surprise to many as the western Canadian city has managed to hold its spot at number five on this … [Read more...]

East Village’s St. Louis Hotel: Restored & Full of Life

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St. Louis Hotel Fully Restored & Looking Modernly Quaint East Village’s master developer – the Calgary Municipal Lands Company (CMLC) – has just traded up one historical building in Calgary as its main headquarters for another. Relocating from the old Hillier Block on 8th Avenue SE (built in 1910) to now the St. Louis … [Read more...]

“Deerfoot City” to Replace Deerfoot Mall by 2017

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Bigger, Better Deerfoot City Shopping Mall Underway Deerfoot Mall is now under demolishment in preparation for a new kind of development called “Deerfoot City”, one that will give a heightened shopping and social experience to all of its visitors. Architecture is going to play an integral role in making Deerfoot City come to … [Read more...]