Year In Review 2012

A Look Back At My Favourite Calgary 2012 Event - Nuit Blanche

I have had the pleasure of seeing Calgary 2012 grow from even before its official inception.. As the project comes to a close in March of 2013, I took a moment to consider what my favourite event was. From the Sweet City Lip Dub to the Artist in Residence program, the projects implemented this year have all been unique. However, my absolute favourite event was Nuit Blanche.
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The 2012 Order Of Canada Inductees Are..

OTTAWA - Forty years after they skated their way into history, two members of Canada's Summit Series hockey team have now scored an Order of Canada.Ken Dryden has been named an officer of the order an...
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Those We Lost In 2012

A list, in chronological order, of some of the notable Canadians who died in 2012.JANUARY3 - Celebrated Czech writer Josef Skvorecky, in Toronto at age 87. He fled to Canada with his wife, writer and...
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Eight CEOs Who Were Fired In 2012

TORONTO - It was a tough year for many in the corner suite as several chief executives were forced out. Here's a quick look at a few corporate chieftains who lost their job:SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. (TSX...
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The Best B.C. Blogs Of 2012

Our blog community feels like one of those cocktail parties that you don't ever want to end. Since The Huffington Post B.C. launched this August, we've been honoured to have dozens of British Columbians contribute their diverse experiences, opinions and voices to our website.
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2012's Tech Trends

TORONTO - Another year, another iPhone. More surprisingly, Apple fans were tempted with not just one new iPad, not two, but three, including the latest mini-sized tablet.Research in Motion released ne...
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Magnotta Newsmaker Of The Year: Poll

MONTREAL - Before 2012, Luka Rocco Magnotta was a little-known, 4-a.m regular at a Montreal diner, where he munched on poutine and guzzled water to rehydrate after performing at a nearby strip joint.H...
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Magnotta Selection Triggers Controversy

OTTAWA - The selection of Luka Rocco Magnotta as Canada's 2012 Newsmaker of the Year lit up the country's social media and news web sites on Sunday with a cyclone of outrage and condemnation.The alleg...