The Calgary Journal
The Calgary Journal


The potential consequences of a U.S. exodus from NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement) looms over the Canadian manufacturing industry as talks continue between the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. But those worries have often overshadowed other key Canadian industries. In Alberta, beef producers also have a lot at stake with North American market access potentially on the line.

Chef Michele Pizzulo grew up in the town of Vallata, in the province of Avellino, Italy — a place where everything either comes out of your own garden or from a local shop. This is where Pizzulo discovered his love for cooking.

Calgary public art pieces leave some local artists feeling confused and upset. Some, like visual artist Dick Averns from the University of Calgary, say the current story being told through public art isn’t representing the diversity of the city. Others, like artist Skye Louis, say the city is too scared to support artists who take risks with pieces that spark contentious debate.

Now that a purchase is a click away, classic shopping malls are having to remain attractive to consumers in new ways. The City of Calgary and a couple of the malls within the city seem to see the way forward in integrating residential and office space into retail.