Posts Tagged: events

Edmonton Notes for 3/6/2016

Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines Construction of the Mechanized River Valley Access project, better known as the funicular, begins Monday. That means the stairs beside Hotel Macdonald will be closed and there will be temporary traffic disruptions on Grierson Hill and McDougall Hill Road. Construction is slated to be complete in the fall… Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for 1/24/2016

Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines After 17 years at the Citadel Theatre, Artistic Director Bob Baker is stepping down. “Bob will transition to Artistic Director Emeritus of the Citadel in the summer of 2016, on a consultative basis, with continuing involvement in the Academy and direction of his celebrated production of Tom Wood’s… Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for 1/17/2016

Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines Ever wonder why so many things in Edmonton and Alberta are named after Winston Churchill? Michael Hingston did, so he looked into and discovered a fascinating history. While we’re wondering about names, isn’t it weird that so many restaurants have numbers in their names? Lisa Wolansky explains them… Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for 1/10/2016

Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines You should have received your 2016 property assessment notice this week. The City says the most residential property owners will see a small increase in the value of their properties. A typical single-family, detached home is valued at $408,000. Have a natural Christmas tree to get rid of?… Reads more »