Posts Tagged: edmonton

Champ Car Night in Edmonton

Edmonton has definitely got Champ Car fever! This weekend is of course, race weekend for the inaugural Grand Prix of Edmonton. And as such, there’s lots of stuff happening around the city, and not all of it is racing. For example, tonight was the Champ Car Night @ Rice Howard Way presented by Bridgestone: Rice… Reads more »

University of Alberta to buy Bay building

The University of Alberta is gearing up to buy the ancient Hudson’s Bay building in downtown Edmonton. The purchase would solve two major problems – what to do with the aging building in the heart of our downtown, and how to deal with the space crunch for the ever growing university. If the deal goes… Reads more »

Edmonton’s Historic Streetcar

It’s amazing how long you can live in a city, and still not explore everything it has to offer. Today was one of those “wow, didn’t realize that existed” days for me. The adult learning class I volunteer for (the students are from the inner-city and learn reading but mostly writing) was taking a field… Reads more »