Celebrities Calse Hulse and Shenae Grimes make appearances at opening
- By LISA TAYLOR
Spruce Meadows offers Calgarians a place to grieve over Hickstead
The sun warms the ground of the empty International Ring at Spruce Meadows. It's hard to believe that just two months ago the stands were filled with nearly 90,000 people as Canadian rider Eric Lamaze and his horse, Hickstead, won the $1-million CN International Grand Prix.
It's even harder to believe the "superstar" stallion is no longer with us.
- By ROXANNE BLACKWELL
Twenty-seven students awarded bursaries in names of MRU alumni who died in battle
Light sobs and sniffles were heard during a two-minute silence after bagpipers led a procession to the front of a stage at Mount Royal University on Nov. 8, which hosted the first annual Military Memorial event as one of its centennial initiatives.
- By ALYSSA QUIRICO
Local businessman funds 'field of crosses' for Remembrance Day
On Friday, Nov. 4, officials from the Calgary Poppy Fund and the United States paid their respects to the American veterans who fought and died alongside Canadian forces.
- By RIAD KADRI