The Calgary Journal
The Calgary Journal


Bartender values new impaired driving laws over personal profit, even if at a loss

thumb beerinpubPaying the bills has been a challenge for Ryan McEathron, 27. After travelling abroad for eight months, McEathron, went back to his old job as a bartender at Dickens Pub in Calgary with $8,000 worth of debt hanging over his head.

Winter's bite doesn't stop customers from lining up

thumb Food TruckCalgary's food truck industry is learning to adapt to the long, sometimes harsh winters.

For the customers they serve, it's normally a tough decision when scanning a gourmet, mobile-meal menu, but standing in line outside in the middle of January catching whiffs of the savoury meats and hot 'n' homemade soup could make those choices no contest for any chilled customer.

Canada's new polymer bills more durable, recyclable

$100 thumb"I don't want fake money. I want real money."

That is just one reaction Chasity Hauck , client assistance officer at the Royal Bank of Canada has received regarding the new bank notes now in circulation across Canada.

Search for new location underway

thumb goodlifebarrettThe Good Life Community Bike Shop, a part of the downtown cycling community, will lose its location in Eau Claire Market on Feb. 24 due to its lease terminating after three-and-a-half years.