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Community associations attempting to implement new traffic control measures

Kane thumbWe've all done it — seen the back-up of traffic in front of us as we make our way down the road during the early morning commute, and decided to take a shortcut in the hopes we would be able to make it to work on time.

But do we ever stop to think about the consequences of our time saving ventures?

Local research facility works to introduce students and adults to astronomy

thumb Z rothneyobservatory3Perhaps you have never heard of the Rothney Astrophysical Observatory.

Viewed from Highway 22 near Priddis, Atla., the small collection of buildings that makeup the facility look rather unremarkable.

City says two people injured

EMSthumbAt approximately 1:15 am, a fire engulfed a tent at Occupy Calgary this morning.

Chris Biggs, a protester who helped put out the flames, said the victim suffered burns to his hands, and was lucky to have a hoodie pulled over his face to protect him from the flames.

Celebrities Calse Hulse and Shenae Grimes make appearances at opening

Taylor thumbAfter Remembrance Day crowds dissipated across Calgary on Nov. 11, another crowd formed at the doors of Express in Chinook Centre.

People were waiting to see the inside of the city's newest men's and women's clothing store, and to meet former Calgary Flames player Cale Hulse and "90210" star Shenae Grimes.