The Calgary Journal
The Calgary Journal


They were known as the gathering place. A haven where veterans and their families could socialize, drink and carouse.

Members volunteered throughout their communities, putting on celebrations for Remembrance Day and supporting those returning from wars around the world.

A cup of coffee and her daughter’s diaper change in the morning are the only two things that stay the same for Kristin Hallett.

Thanks to her mother, fashion has always been a big part of Anneke Forbes’ life, even leading her to pursue a career in the industry.

In 2018, we are more connected than ever before. Our cellphones are always within reach, WiFi dominates major urban centres and social media permeates many aspects of our lives. But do we really feel connected?