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Calgary facilities offer opportunities to gaze into the night and day skies

astronomy thumbnailIn the sky above our heads, a star dies; matter from a long dead galaxy collides in a dazzling display. Orbiting planets surround flickering stars, in the timeless balance of the spinning cosmos.

All these events may not be observable to the naked eye but Calgary has numerous facilities that will push your ability to see past the stratosphere and into this realm of space.

Calgary-Acadia candidate says Albertans unhappy with new legislation

thumb wildrosecoasterThe Wildrose Party is pledging to withdraw the new drunk-driving legislation passed by the Alberta legislature in December.

It was one of the key pieces of legislation passed by Premier Alison Redford since she took office last October.

Developing relationships with the people living around you has many advantages

thumb satoneighboursDo you know your neighbours? Do you know what they look like? Do you know their names?

Since moving to Coventry Hills six years ago, Cindy and Micah Johnstone have developed friendships with their neighbours.

Tories bouncing back from Stelmach effect but Wildrose still poised

AB FIGHTWith a provincial election all but called, talk has started to shift towards the battles that are going to be waged by the two major political parties in the coming election.