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25 Years Ago Today: Remembering Calgary '88

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.13.2013 | Canada Alberta

It was 25 years ago today that the eyes of the world turned on Calgary. The legacy of Calgary '88 is still everywhere in the city.. the Saddledome ...

#CalgaryRetro: What You Loved Then And Miss Now

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 08.22.2012 | Canada Alberta

Oh, Calgary. You are growing so big, so fast. Most would argue you are changing for the better. You are becoming more metropolitan, cosmopolitan. Ther...

The Calgary That We Used to Know

Lonnie Taylor | Posted 10.17.2012 | Canada Alberta
Lonnie Taylor

In February I asked my Twitter followers to tweet about things in Calgary that either no longer exist or have been around for a long time under the hashtag #CalgaryRetro. With over 600 tweets, I seem to have hit a nerve. From the Calgary Tower, to some very special local TV shows, native Albertans hold old Calgary near and dear to their hearts.

The Positive Power of Selfishness

Dan Jacob | Posted 11.19.2011 | Canada Living
Dan Jacob

While I believe one needs to have altruistic tendencies to commit to a volunteer position, I just as firmly believe that some of the most awe-inspiring and powerful examples of volunteerism are often rooted in selfish motives. I believe this because I have witnessed it firsthand.