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Local group helps convicted sex offenders re-integrate back into society

thumb Tracy WThere's a faceless man standing in line at the mall. Maybe he's been out of jail for a few weeks or so. He sees "the one."

The boy, barely 10 years old, is eyeing up the candy bars.

The man is excited, and not in a good way.

Newspaper defends publicizing sex offenders' names and photos

AA thumbnailsuncoverOn Sept. 15, the Calgary Sun published a front-page story titled, "Hundreds of convicted predators among us." The print edition cover featured pictures of 10 convicted sexual offenders released on parole.

Playground equipment recycled to bring joy to children across the world

Urbani thumbRunning to the playground at recess is a privilege most Calgary children enjoy and often take for granted.

For many children across the world, however, a playground is unheard of and some kids may not know how to play on one.

Shawnee-Evergreen Community Association addresses residents' concerns

Prasad thumbDozens of outraged residents gathered at the Peace Lutheran Church on Oct. 17 for the annual general meeting of the Shawnee-Evergreen Community Association (SECA).

Stripping down and re-developing the centerpiece of the community, the Shaw-Nee Slopes Golf Course, was the primary concern on residents' minds.