Organization focused on educating caregivers about child sexual abuse
According to a cross-country study commissioned by the Canadian government in 1984 known as the Badgley Report, however, 95 per cent of children who are sexually abused know their abuser. The report also suggests that one in three girls and one in six boys will experience an unwanted sexual act.
- By RACHAEL FREY
John Petropoulos Memorial Fund strives to increase safety for emergency service workers in the workplace
All proceeds from the breakfast were going towards the John Petropoulos Memorial Fund (JPMF), which is dedicated to reducing and eliminating workplace injuries and fatalities to emergency services personnel.
- By RACHEL KANE
Events across Calgary offer welcome approach to living local
Great food mixed with an eclectic atmosphere Oct. 15, when the second annual Food For Thought conference brought restaurant owners, costumed stilt-walkers, food activists and farmers together with curious consumers under one roof.
- By CONNOR BELL
Committee approves pilot project for organic waste recycling
In a committee meeting on Wednesday, eight council members voted unanimously to go ahead with a pilot project that would expand the city's curbside recycling program to include food and yard waste pick-up.
- By SCOTT TAYLOR