19
Jul
2021
Posted by: In: 2021 cfl season, 2021 Elks training camp, CFL, Derel Walker, Diego Viamontes, Edmonton Elks, Edmonton sports, Sports

Edmonton Elks Training Camp Day 10: Derel Walker makes his long-anticipated return – Edmonton

In mid-January, the Edmonton Elks made one of the biggest off-season signings in the CFL by bringing back All-Star receiver Derel Walker. Finally on Monday, Walker made his return to the green and gold after completing his seven-day quarantine. “It’s amazing… a lot of differences, a lot of different…
06
Jul
2021
Posted by: In: Brew and Bloom, Brew and Bloom Edmonton, Edmonton Cafe, Edmonton women-led cafe, Features, flower wall, gourmet cakes, gourmet coffee, instagram cafe, Local Business, local cafe, news, Women-led business, Women-led cafe

Women-led café creates a unique ‘Instagramable’ experience in Edmonton – Edmonton

An Edmonton based, women-led café is drawing all types of attention thanks to its stunning, picturesque venue. Walking into Brew and Bloom you are enthralled with silk synthetic flowers, and not just a few. Over 2,000 flowers make up the middle of the café. Brew and Bloom started its…
28
Jun
2021
Posted by: In: Ag-celerator, Airport City Sustainability Campus, Alternate Route Coffee, Alternate Route Coffee Alberta, Canada, Coffee, Consumer, Economy, edmonton airport, edmonton coffee, Edmonton International Airport, Edmonton International Airport businesses, EIA, EIA Ag-celerator, EIA Airport City Sustainability Campus, Leduc coffee company, news, Uproot Food Collective

Alberta coffee company setting up shop at Edmonton International Airport – Edmonton

An Alberta-based coffee roasting company is moving its business to the Edmonton International Airport. Alternate Route Coffee, a coffee importer and roasting company, is setting up its roastery and distribution centre at EIA’s Airport City Sustainability Campus. “Who we’re partners with is really important. We want that to be…
23
Jun
2021
Posted by: In: Canada, Covid19, COVID19 travel, Economy, edmonton airport, Edmonton Chamber of Commerce, Edmonton economy, Edmonton International Airport, EIA, International Travel, Roundtable, Traffic, WestJet, World

Westjet speaks with stakeholders about future of travel in and out of Edmonton – Edmonton

The future of air travel in and out of Edmonton was the main topic of discussion on Wednesday at a roundtable held by a major airline. Westjet hosted the two-hour session with approximately 80 business leaders, airport officials and officials from all three levels of government. READ MORE: Edmonton International…
07
Apr
2021
Posted by: In: Alberta Coronavirus, Canada, Coronavirus, COVID-19 Testing, Edmonton International Airport, edmonton international airport testing, EIA, EIA covid testing, Numi Health, numi health edmonton airport, numi health inc.

Edmonton airport staff being offered rapid COVID-19 testing through 8-week mobile lab program – Edmonton

Employees at the Edmonton International Airport are being offered rapid COVID-19 testing as part of an eight-week pilot program meant to streamline results for workers who are exposed to travellers. Mobile medical services provider Numi Health Inc. partnered with Alberta Health Services to offer the pilot “It’s a program…
31
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: BC, Calgary, Canada, Canadian Football League, CFL, Edmonton, Football, Hamilton, Montreal, Sports, Toronto, XFL

CFL, XFL face plenty of hurdles if they want to join forces and form a partnership

The CFL and XFL are continuing their talks on a potential partnership and ways to grow the game. However, Dwayne (The Rock) Johnson, a co-owner of the American-based XFL, gave the impression the two sides are much further along with a recent tweet. “We’ll figure out a smart season…
28
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Alberta provincial park, Big Island, Big Island Area, Big Island Provincial Park, Canada, City of Edmonton, Edmonton Big Island Area, Enoch, Enoch Cree Nation, news, Provincial park

Alberta government commits $300K for Big Island Provincial Park – Edmonton

An area in southwest Edmonton is one step closer to becoming a provincial park. The province has dedicated $300,000 in grants for the City of Edmonton and Enoch Cree Nation towards supporting an ecological assessment and traditional land use study to begin planning for Big Island Provincial Park. “An…
14
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Alberta, Alberta COVID-19, Business, Canada, Canadian Federation of Independent Business, Coronavirus, COVID, COVID-19, Economy, Edmonton, Edmonton business contest, Edmonton Businesses, edmonton contest, Features, Small business support

Edmonton non-profit hosting contest to give local businesses financial help – Edmonton

With restrictions in Alberta loosening and businesses reopening, an Edmonton non-profit wants to give businesses a helping hand. Edmonton’s NextGen is hosting a video contest, sponsored by the Royal Bank of Canada, giving businesses in metro Edmonton a chance to win a grand prize of $2,500 in its virtual…
09
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Alberta Coronavirus, Alberta COVID-19, Alberta Health Services, Alberta public health measures, Alberta public health rules, Canada, Coronavirus, Coronavirus Alberta, COVID-19, Edmonton police, edmonton police service, EPS, Khrome Beauty Lounge, Khrome Beauty Lounge Edmonton, news

Edmonton business owner apologetic for renting salon to party with DJ during pandemic – Edmonton

An Edmonton business owner is apologizing for renting out her nail salon for a large weekend party, despite COVID-19 pandemic restrictions. Police said they broke up a large gathering of at least 125 people who were partying with alcohol and a DJ at the Khrome Beauty Lounge early Sunday.…
28
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: Alcanna, Chief Dale McFee, Consumer, Crime, edmonton craime, Edmonton liquor store theft, Edmonton liquor thefts, edmonton police service, edmonton thefts, legally sourced, Liquor Robberies, Liquor Thefts, macewan unitersity, MacEwan University's Social Innovation Institute, news, , Store attacks

Edmonton campaign plants actors in liquor stores to help educate against theft – Edmonton

The fight against liquor store thefts continues to ramp up in Alberta. In an effort to make real change several community groups gathered at an Edmonton liquor store for an educational surprise. “We want to give people a real glimpse into what’s going on behind the scenes of liquor…