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Fascinators made a special appearance today at the 69th annual B.C. Derby at Hastings Racecourse as men and women dug deep into their closet for their best attire. This event marks the 125th anniversary of horse racing in B.C. and guests were treated to a large birthday cake to honour the milestone.
Mara Alexander, left, and Chuck Smith came to Windsor's first Recovery Day on Saturday to share their stories of recovering from addiction Freeing herself from addiction allowed her to go back to school, reconnect with her family and have the strength to confront her fears and chase after her goals. "I'm able to be a part of people's lives today and give back to my community and individuals who come into my life," Alexander said.
Nicole Bowerman and more than 20 of her family members wore neon green shirts with a photo of her late brother on the front at Calgary's annual Terry Fox Run on Sunday. For years family members, who on Sunday ranged in age from three months to 68 years, have been gathering in Calgary to honour Jody at the annual Terry Fox Run.
According to Global News , several recently rescued dogs perished in a deadly car accident on Saturday morning near Olds, Alberta in Canada. The crash involved an SUV which was pulling a horse trailer with 30 rescued dogs from Los Angeles, California.
Christianne Boudreau, left and Imam Syed Soharwardy during the multi-faith rally against terrorism at City Hall in Calgary on September 13, 2014. A small group of demonstrators gathered outside City Hall Saturday afternoon in protest of Islamic radicals - including several from Calgary - fighting with terrorist groups in the Middle East.
Some Southern Albertans may have noticed a towering transmission line taking over the landscape along Highway 2. It's part of the province's plan to harness the full potential of wind energy in the region, which accounts for 80 per cent of the province's wind power. "We have over 750 wind turbines.
At least two dogs have died and numerous others were injured when a vehicle that was hauling dogs from California flipped on an Alberta highway. RCMP Cpl.
Sun Yat-sen, centre, with members of the Tong Meng Hui Nationalist Movement in Vancouver, February, 1911. It's one of the archival photos in the touring exhibit Sun Yat-sen and Canada, which opens in Edmonton Sunda Sept.
A 25-year-old man from the Alexander Reserve First Nation has been charged with dangerous driving causing death after a hit-and-run last Sunday. Early that morning, a man was hit and killed by a vehicle while walking on a gravel road about two kilometres north of Highway 642 on Range Road 272.
A life-sized cardboard cutout of farmer and inventor Charles Sherwood Noble stands in the corner of the factory where the first Canadian Noble blades were built. The site is now home to the Nobleford Area Museum Society.
A jokester who placed a mannequin, shown in this RCMP handout image, over a power line so it looked like a body hanging down hasn't tickled any funny bones in an RCMP detachment east of Edmonton. Mounties in Strathcona County say a citizen who alerted them to the situation wasn't quite sure whether the "body" was real or fake.
A decades-long dry spell for hotel construction in downtown Edmonton is coming to an end with two new developments in the works. The first to open will be a 14-storey hotel under construction at 96th Street and Jasper Avenue.
The weather may be cooling down, but the fall box office is heating up thanks to a host of new releases. Take a look at the 10 must-see films of the season, according to Postmedia News film critic Chris Knight.
Some Calgary homeowners who lost power in this week's snowstorm are discovering that they must first contract a private electrician to fix damaged lines on their properties before Enmax will come and reenergize. Some Calgarians who lost power in this week's snowstorm are discovering that getting it back isn't as simple as calling the utility company.
Michelle Peters-Jones remembers a sense of never being quite beautiful enough, even from a young age where the importance of beauty was constantly stressed to her. She was born and raised in India and now calls Edmonton home.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 03:12 am
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