Disabled sports star giving back to the age that gave him opportunity
Produced by DANIELLE HARDER and COURTNEY TAYLOR
Leaning to get underneath the seven-foot entrance of Master's Academy gymnasium is how Greg Stewart approaches every doorway.
At 7'2", Stewart is anything but shy and always commands attention when stepping into a room, with his broad physique and confident personality instantly starting conversation.
However, what you may not notice right away about the 26-year-old is that he only has his right arm.
- By Aryn Guthrie
Thousands fled Venezuela labelled as "traitors"
Produced by EVA COLMENERO
It's February 2003.
My dad receives a call from his boss late at night, who indicates there's a search and seizure warrant with my dad's name and our address written on it.
My father is a suspect in hacking the state's oil company during Venezuela's nation-wide strike. The reason — he has a company laptop in his possession.
- By Eva Colmenero
Young welding extraordinaire promotes work through unique business
Produced by JEREMY THOMPSON and MICHAEL COLES
An Okotoks high-school student is creating sparks in the local art scene.
Kalen Wolfe, a 19-year-old grade 12 student, has been welding household items, such as forks, spoons and knives, and turning them into unique art pieces that are being sold in Calgary.
A specialty store in Inglewood, called reWORKS, has one of Wolfe's cutlery crocodiles on display.
- By Jeremy Thompson and Michael Coles
Lara Presber dishes on developing her 'signature' style
Produced by Roxana Secara
"You can definitely say it's a bit of an addiction," says Lara Presber in her studio.
While she shares the space with two interior designers, it's a perfect resemblance of her passions: a mix between interior design and architectural elements surrounded by mannequins, materials and sketches of dresses.
- By Roxana Secara