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Thursday Sep 18, 2014

Rocky View Publishing reporter embraces being a big kid

As I face down the barrel of yet another birthday, I find myself less and less interested in being what I always thought an adult should be. Though I do get way too excited when toilet paper is on sale (seriously ask my husband about the mountain of toilet paper I keep in my basement because I refuse to pay full price for something I wipe my butt...

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Thursday Sep 18, 2014

Helping the families of missing persons

Over the past 20 years, many Canadians have heard the name Lindsey Nicholls. On Aug. 2, 1993, this 14-year-old girl went missing in B.C. Lindsey was described as an athletic child with blonde locks with a hidden artistic flare. An extensive search turned up multiple sightings across the Lower Mainland, but every lead went cold. While many...

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Thursday Sep 11, 2014

Rocky View Publishing reporter revisits Scottish heritage at Highland Games

Growing up in Calgary, I remember spending a lot of time with my extended family. My mum had seven brothers and sisters, most of whom lived in Calgary or Claresholm, so I had a lot of cousins; 21 to be exact, on that side of the family and another seven on my dad’s side. He only had two brothers.

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Thursday Sep 11, 2014

Time to put an end to mandatory school fees

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Thursday Sep 4, 2014

Rocky View Publishing reporter celebrates the return of college football

One of my favourite events of the year took place over the course of the Labour Day weekend, as the college football season got underway in the United States.

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Thursday Sep 4, 2014

Mayor aims to help residents understand rezoning

Recently I’ve received numerous questions from residents concerned about proposed land use amendment (or re-zoning) of a piece of land in Reunion. I wanted to clarify the process of re-zoning to alleviate any concerns residents might have about the process.

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Thursday Aug 28, 2014

Rocky View Publishing editor checks her baby to-do list twice

Anyone who knows me would describe me as a Type A personality (that’s the word they’d use if they were being polite that is).

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Thursday Aug 21, 2014

Rocky View Publishing summer student says farewell

I feel like I have a mini fight announcer on my shoulder screaming, “AND IT’S ALL OVER” as I write this. I have spent the past 10,454,400 seconds both looking forward and dreading the 20th of August, my last day before I head back to Mount Royal University.

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Aug 14

Rocky View Publishing reporter embraces motto: no plans, no problem

I think we have all been there at some point; life is too busy, sleep is hard to come by and getting up for another day of work becomes increasingly painful. Weekends have lost some of their charm because they are filled with chores and projects. Life just seems to become one long scheduled event you “have to” go to after another until you are burnt out.
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Aug 07

Rocky View Publishing reporter finds it a breeze to camp with beloved pooches

Anyone who knows me, knows I’m gaga about my dogs. So it should come as no surprise that my favourite way to vacation in the summer is to head out camping, small pooches in tow.
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Jul 31

Rocky View Publishing reporter loves the summer but is so over this heat

It’s official. I am raising the white flag and naming Mother Nature the winner. I can no longer handle this energy-zapping, constant perspiration inducing, uncomfortable-to-the-point-of-no-sleeping, cranky-Allison-making heat.
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Jul 31

Tony Campolo speaks in Airdrie this Sunday

Prominent Christian spokesman, Dr. Tony Campolo of Eastern University in suburban Philadelphia, brings his wit, critical-thinking and communication skills to Airdrie’s Town & Country Centre on Aug. 3 at 5 p.m. The popular sociology professor’s visit is being co-sponsored by World Vision Canada and several of Airdrie’s churches.
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Jul 24

Rocky View Publishing reporter looks at Canadian rockers - past and present

For my previous column with Rocky View Weekly on Canada Day, I began to look back on Canada’s rich rock history, from Neil Young to Leonard Cohen and Stompin’ Tom Connors. Now we continue from the 1970s to the ‘80s.
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Jul 24

Canada remembers Korean War

On July 27, Canada celebrates Korean War Veterans Day.
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Jul 24

Be a peacemaker in your world

“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.” – Jesus in Matthew 5:9
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