The Calgary Journal
The Calgary Journal

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From elegant three-tier wedding cakes to simple vegan cupcakes, SWIRL Custom Cakes and Desserts brings customer requests to life, adding meticulous finishing touches to make each order special.

Maskan, a project by the Canadian Pakistani Support Group, is Calgary's first transitional house dedicated to new Canadians who are victims of domestic abuse. The home offers a new concept of housing.

What do artists, musicians, small businesses, eateries, skateboarders, Santa Claus, and a cannabis dispensary have in common? The need for an audience — one they will all get throughout the month of December at the 2019 Holiday Market Collective.

Micro-green farm owners, David Barchard and his wife, Kirstin Barchard, turned their lifelong passion for local, quality food into a full-time career, but have struggled with the challenges of running a small, green business.