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Ninja Assassin old school, but not in a good way

Ninja Assassin old school, but not in a good way

What child of the 1970s doesn’t love some good old martial arts action, right? Yes, in the days of beta tapes, I couldn’t get enough Bruce Lee, Chuck Norris, Sonny Chiba and my favourite, ShĂ´ Kosugi.
Walterdale offers up belly laughs

Walterdale offers up belly laughs

A good farce needs cleverly stacked jokes, rapid-fire energy, lively acting and most importantly, it must be funny.
Our wild backyard

Our wild backyard

There's a squirrel that lives in my neighbour's house. Every week or so I see it dash along the fence, spider-crawl up the side of house, and duck into the roof, occasionally with a pinecone in its mouth.

Budget Notebook

Cash set aside for the arts A downtown mural that needs to be replaced has prompted city council to propose the creation of an Art in Public Places fund that would be used specifically to restore destroyed, damaged or lost property.

Local Spotlight

Founded in 1999 by artistic director Heather Johnson, Cantilon Choirs has gained an international reputation for their high-calibre musical sound and professional approach.

Volunteers

Dec. 5 is International Volunteer Day, a day for the whole world to recognize the valuable contribution volunteers make each day. The St.

St. Albert ETS driver hospitalized

A veteran bus driver from St. Albert is in hospital this weekend after a brutal beating at the hands of a passenger in Edmonton. Tom Bregg, 58, of St.
An opportunity for everyone

An opportunity for everyone

One of St. Albert’s youngest volunteers might not actually know that he’s doing it but he doesn’t seem to mind considering all of the attention that he gets.

Court Briefs

A man who let road rage lead to violence and spitting received some heavy fines and a scolding from the judge. Matthew Bulek pleaded guilty to one count of assault for the bizarre incident that started with little more than bad driving.

Chamber luncheon coming Wednesday

It's one of our favourite luncheons each year, when Santa and his elves (the chamber chair and executive) host the traditional Christmas dinner.