Todd Korol / Reuters
Calgary's looking at hosting the games for a second time.
Calgary was the host city of the 1988 Winter Olympics.
City council is meeting behind closed doors Monday.
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 is still the city's most visited venue for sport and...
Oh, Calgary. You are growing so big, so fast. Most would argue you are changing for the better. You are becoming more metropolitan, cosmopolitan. There are new communities and new skyscrapers. New new...
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.
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.