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Seventh annual event to be hosted at Telus Spark with proceeds to the Calgary Interfaith Food Bank

Produced by: Chelsea Barclay

Throughout March, some of the greatest minds across Canada are recognizing National Engineering Month. To kick off the celebration on February 29th, or on leap day, engineering firms throughout Calgary will design their own structures to be entered in a competition.

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Gamer Sunday has been growing at Dickens Pub since mid fall

Produced by: Trevor Presiloski

Gamer Sundays isn't your typical pub event. Sure, there's still alcohol and shouting involved, but it's all for a different kind of game.

Every Sunday — with a sign outside proclaiming "Game on" — Dickens Pub in downtown Calgary is attracting a new crowd to the venue.

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A pastime that always keeps you busy

Produced by: Matthew Hayhurst

Since Tim Davis was a child, he has been crazy about trains. Even to this day, the sound of a train whistle off in the distance gets him excited.

"If I am driving and I am going to be even remotely near the train tracks, and a train is coming, I will make sure I get stopped as close to the lights as I can — and I'll watch the train go by," Tim said. "It usually takes under two minutes for a train to go by. I've timed them before just because I was curious."

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Lusine Harutyunyan says stories only report on Caucasian demographic

Produced by: James Wilt

It's not often that we think about the media that we ingest.

After all, it's everywhere – from newspapers to our cell phones to television to Twitter – and most of us live lives that are too busy to allow for an abundance of critical thinking.

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