The Calgary Journal
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Residents concerned about volume of cars

Majowski thumbThe southwest community of Signal Hill is experiencing some changes that could negatively impact traffic flow in the area.

The intersection of Sierra Morena Boulevard and Sierra Morena Road has gone from having a four-way stop to having two traffic circles, which are designed to handle 10,000 cars per day, but now average around 21,000 or more cars per day.

Shares violent reality of many African women and children at university conference

Hajnrych thumbA young girl set off to walk into town, along the main road, full of traffic, full of people. She was surrounded by three young boys.

They were former Mai Mai militia who had been demobilized, their guns taken away from them.

Chris McCallum shares his multifaceted journey towards becoming a firefighter at 37

Urbani thumbFrom Zamboni driver to chimney cleaner, from teacher to firefighter, Chris McCallum has done it all.

Originally from of Fort Smith, N.W.T., McCallum has created quite the diverse resume. However, his job-changing journey has landed him the job he always wanted: working for the Calgary Fire Department.

Sense of family and community creates a winning formula

Pollock thumbKarri-Lynn Paul was sitting at home with her newborn baby watching TV when she saw a commercial on Aboriginal Peoples Television Network for a certificate program targeted at aboriginal women.

She quickly scribbled down a phone number and web address, beginning her journey.