10 cities in 10 days to provide basic needs and dignity
Underwear is something that the average Canadian takes for granted. But for the homeless, it could be considered a luxury.
Calgary entrepreneurs Brent King and Robb Price are driving across Canada with 35,000 pairs of new men’s underwear to donate to 10 shelters in 10 days.
- By SAMARA HAWKINS
Nexen employees slip into tights and capes to raise money for United Way
It's a bird, it's a plane, it's Superman! On Sept. 28, 437 Nexen employees changed into Superman outfits to break the Guinness Record for the World's Largest Gathering of People Dressed as Superman.
- By Courtney Urbani
U of C presents Vandana Shiva with prestigious award.
“People have lost touch that they are one with the earth,” Vandana Shiva said in a speech after receiving the Calgary Peace Prize at U of C on Sept. 25. Shiva, who received the award for her passion for ecology, women’s rights, and social justice, said that people need to turn away from consumerism and turn towards planet preservation.
- By Dayla Brown
Program not yet available for all smart phones
The City of Calgary parks and transportation departments have launched a brand new mobile smart phone application, or app, to assist Calgary cyclists in navigating the bicycle pathways.
- By VANESSA GILLARD