Strength in the Storm

by The Rev. Natasha Brubaker One thing that (perhaps) we can all agree upon is that these are times of high anxiety. COVID-19 has disrupted everything. Most of us are...

Pay for Online Shopping in Installments? Sounds Great! Be Careful.

Many online shops are offering pay in installment services that target high school and college-age buyers. These buy-now-pay-later services are new and quickly gaining popularity. They allow shoppers to...

A Message from the Consumer Investigations Unit

Hiring a Contractor? Having issues with a Landlord? The Consumer Investigations Unit (CIU) work to ensure a fair marketplace for both the consumers and businesses. Our department provides an...

BC Wines – Not in time for Summer Anymore– Part 4

Article by Dick McDougall I know it’s autumn but I didn’t get enough time to properly introduce you to all my favourite BC wineries of the summer and there is...

Synthetic ID Theft, A New Trick for Scammers

Scammers are now combining information from multiple individuals to invent a false identity, a technique called “synthetic” identity theft. It’s so hard to detect, you might be a victim and not even know it. How...

A Fistful of Alberta History

Howdy from The History Wrangler, recipient of the 2019 City of Calgary Award for Heritage. In October's “Fistful of Alberta History,” we feature the colonel who named our great city, a famous resident who...

CCSD Update for October

by the Calgary Catholic School District, Board of Trustees https://www.cssd.ab.ca/BoardOfTrustees | [email protected] Learn more about your Calgary Catholic School District Board of Trustees! Mental Health and School Re-Entry At the Calgary Catholic School District (CCSD), the...

Friends of Fish Creek – October in Fish Creek

Beavers in the Park Beavers have certainly been busy in the west end of Fish Creek Provincial Park - felling trees, building dams, flooding pathways, and greatly impacting park visitor experience in some areas. You...