06
Jan
2021
Posted by: In: Auction, calgary ranchman's, Canada, Consumer, mechanical bull, Ranchman's, Ranchman's auction, Ranchman's bull, Ranchman's bull for sale, Ranchman's Calgary, Ranchman's Cookhouse and Dancehall, Ranchman's For Sale, Ranchman's leave, Sale, Stewart Belland Sales

Ranchman’s relics — including mechanical bull — for sale in online auction – Calgary

Barstools, picnic benches, beer tubs and even the mechanical bull from Ranchman’s Cookhouse and Dancehall are up for grabs in an online auction. Edmonton-based auctioneer Stewart Belland Sales launched the liquidation on Monday. Interested buyers can view the items up for grabs online on the website, or in-person on…
26
Oct
2020
Posted by: In: African, African Canadian, Black, Black filmmaking, Black movie, Black talent, Calgary drama, Calgary film production, Calgary filmmaking, Calgary production, Calgary series, Canada, diversity, Economy, Features, Film, movie diversity, my african family, news, simba creative

First-of-its-kind African-Canadian film production in Calgary showcases Black talent – Calgary

It isn’t something anybody had ever thought was possible: a predominantly Black cast and crew filming a drama series in Calgary. Sylvester Ndumbi runs Simba Creative. He is the producer of a unique TV series called The African Family that follows a “young African-Canadian woman, who recently sponsored her…
22
Jul
2020
Posted by: In: Curabitur

Global Calgary partners with Calgary Pride to sponsor #OurPride business initiative

Parker Chapple from Calgary Pride joins Global News Morning Calgary live via Skype to discuss an initiative that calls on the business community to find ways to support Calgary Pride during Pride Week.
26
Jun
2020
Posted by: In: Canada, Coronavirus, COVID-19, dr deena hinshaw, Dr Illiana Ortegan, Dr. Gina Dimitropoulos, Health, Mental Health, Mental Health And COVID-19, Psychiatry, Teenagers And COVID-19, University of Calgary

University of Calgary leads research into the effects of social distancing on teenagers

Approximately 50% of mental illness begins in emerging adulthood. The COVID-19 pandemic has increased risk for this vulnerable age group. Dr. Gina Dimitropoulos is helping to lead a project in expanding access to mental health services for youth through online evidence-based psychotherapy.
16
Jun
2020
Posted by: In: Calgary City Council, calgary green line, Calgary Green Line alternative route, Calgary Green Line LRT, Calgary LRT expansion, Calgary Transit, Calgary Transit Green Line, city of calgary, Green Line LRT expansion, Politics, Public Transit

Green Line LRT: Calgary councillors approve alternative Stage 1 route – Calgary

Calgary city council has approved a revised route for Stage 1 of the Green Line LRT expansion. The first approved stage of the project goes from 16 Avenue N. to Shepard and also comes with changes to construction staging. READ MORE: Green Line LRT: Calgary councillors discuss revised alignment of…
24
Apr
2019
Posted by: In: Business, Features, Lux Windows

80- and 75-year-old business partners still reporting to work in Calgary

Community reporter Deb Matejicka talks to a couple of Calgary grandfathers who still find joy in running the business they bought together over 30 years ago.