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Enjoy yourself … safely

With New Year’s Eve a day away, everyone is ready to ring in a new decade, likely in the traditional way with friends, music, merriment and a few drinks.
Long-winded Irish writer no Joyce

Long-winded Irish writer no Joyce

I’m uncertain why this novel originally appealed to me, calling out from the stacks of other unread books. Maybe it was random; maybe it was fate. Maybe I didn’t realize how little time I actually have to read.
Welcoming 2010 with a blast

Welcoming 2010 with a blast

Get out the long johns and warm, woolly socks because tomorrow night promises a few sparks of brilliance to blast out the old year and herald in the new. For the sixth year, the Victory Life Church is the major sponsor of St.
Museum, children embrace Munsch

Museum, children embrace Munsch

Every since the touring Much More Munsch exhibit arrived at the Royal Alberta Museum in September, kids have invented new ways of using the interactive activities.
A world you'll wish was real

A world you'll wish was real

It’s been 12 years of anticipation, waiting for James Cameron to deliver his technological wonder called Avatar to theatres, and the show clocks in at more than two and a half hours.
Get ready for a rockin' New Year's Eve

Get ready for a rockin' New Year's Eve

Everyone whisks in the new year with a party, possibly preening at an elegant masquerade ball, dancing a sizzling club salsa, chillin' under exploding fireworks or simply clinking glasses with bubbly.
Biography falls flat

Biography falls flat

Retired general and former chief of the defence staff Rick Hillier was a dedicated soldier who made significant efforts to update and modernize the Canadian forces, respond to threats at home and abroad and help soldiers and their families.
The year (of movies) in review

The year (of movies) in review

In a year where we learned much too much about Jon and Kate, Bernie Madoff, Octomom, Balloon Boy and Michael Jackson, isn’t it great we had so much decent film fare at the local multiplex to take us away from the madness that reality often brin
Ready, set, shop

Ready, set, shop

It’s less than 48 hours before Christmas Day and you’ve waited until the last minute to shop. You’ve procrastinated for a month and you’re sweating bullets. Relax. You are not alone.

Get the most from your leftovers

What's the best part of Christmas dinner, besides the delicious table full of holiday favourites such as turkey, ham and stuffing, and the nap that follows? Why, leftovers of course! Have you ever been to a Christmas dinner where guests actually cons