Growing local stability one urban farm at a time

Paul Hughes founded Grow Calgary in 2008 in an effort to resolve what he considers to be two important issues: food and lifestyle.

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How Airdrie’s Dmitri Martini went from church counsellor to Kombucha tea entrepreneur

Dmitri Martini has always had a love for food, but never thought owning his own restaurant was in his cards. Initially, Martini ended up working as a church youth counsellor. But now Martini is the owner of an independent coffee shop in the city of Airdrie where he is trying a few new things such as Kombucha tea and a wine bar at night.

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Audio: Anti-abortion protest sparks anger at Mount Royal University

On a chilly, overcast afternoon in October, anti-abortion protesters gathered to set up their graphic posters of dead human fetuses outside of the east gate at Mount Royal University.

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How passion drives the career of a lifetime for The Evidence’s Casey Lewis

Music runs in Casey Lewis’s blood. But Lewis — who was initially more interested in the visual arts — didn’t discover his passion for drumming until he was 16. Now, he’s the drummer for the Calgary-based punk legends Belvedere and The Evidence.

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