Albertans asked Tuesday evening to cut electricity consumption as ‘grid alert’ for the province

Albertans asked Tuesday evening to cut electricity consumption as ‘grid alert’ for the province

Albertans were asked Tuesday evening to reduce their electricity consumption as the entity responsible for the province’s electricity system issued a “grid warning.” “(Grid warnings are issued) when the power system is under pressure and we prepare to use emergency reserves to meet demand and maintain system reliability,” the Alberta Electric System Operator said in … Read more

Ontario homeless man and dog arrive in Hedley, BC – Okanagan

Ontario homeless man and dog arrive in Hedley, BC – Okanagan

It’s been quite a journey for noted Ontario homeless man James Caughill and his dog Muck. Caughill started walking from Ontario to Vancouver six years ago, arriving in Hedley, BC on Tuesday. When Caughill became homeless in 2016, he said shelters would not allow him to stay because of his dog. This led to his … Read more

Saskatoon Picks First Openly Gay MLA, Nathaniel Teed – Saskatoon

Saskatoon Picks First Openly Gay MLA, Nathaniel Teed – Saskatoon

Nathaniel Teed took victory in the Saskatoon-Meewasin by-election on Monday, September 26. This made Teed the first openly gay MLA in Saskatchewan history. Teed told Global News that he didn’t realize he was gay until he was 19. “I think I kind of realized when I was about 19 years old about going to college, … Read more

King Charles expresses ‘deep sympathy’ to Atlantic Canadians affected by Fiona

King Charles expresses ‘deep sympathy’ to Atlantic Canadians affected by Fiona

King Charles III expresses his “deep condolences” to those in Atlantic Canada affected by the devastation of Storm Fiona, according to a message shared Tuesday by Canadian Governor General Mary Simon. “My wife and I were deeply concerned when we learned of the horrific devastation wrought by Storm Fiona and especially wanted to express our … Read more

LIVE STREAM: Saudi Arabia v USA & Canada v Uruguay Join Patrice Bernier – Major League Soccer

LIVE STREAM: Saudi Arabia v USA & Canada v Uruguay Join Patrice Bernier – Major League Soccer

LIVE STREAM: Saudi Arabia v USA & Canada v Uruguay Join Patrice BernierMajor League Soccer Goals and highlights: Canada 0-2 Uruguay in friendly matchVAVEL.com HIGHLIGHTS: Canada vs. Uruguay in friendly pre-FIFA World Cup (27 September 2022)OneSoccer Canada gets second-class World Cup lesson in defeat against Uruguay | MLSSoccer.comMLSsoccer.com Selection World Cup 2022 in Canada: expected … Read more

BC Liberals Announce “BC United” Will Be Presented to Members as New Party Name

BC Liberals Announce “BC United” Will Be Presented to Members as New Party Name

When Kevin Falcon announced last year that he was seeking the leadership of the BC Liberals, he suggested creating a new name for the party. But he promised that this would only happen in consultation with the members. In June, two-thirds of delegates voted for a party convention to go down this road. Today the … Read more

Thanksgiving dinner for two offered for $109 at Blue Hat Bakery-Cafe

Thanksgiving dinner for two offered for 9 at Blue Hat Bakery-Cafe

The Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts restaurant has unveiled its ready-made Thanksgiving dinner two weeks before the upcoming holiday. It is possible to pre-order the meal for two for $109 at the school’s Blue Hat Bakery-Café until 5:00 PM next Wednesday (October 5). It can be picked up at the site at 1505 West 2nd … Read more

The Five Vengeances runs from September 27 to October 1 at Burnaby’s Shadbolt Center for the Arts

The Five Vengeances runs from September 27 to October 1 at Burnaby’s Shadbolt Center for the Arts

The Shadbolt Center for the Artsin partnership with fight and movement based performance company honourpresents the world premiere of The Five Revengeopen tomorrow (Tuesday 27 September) and until Saturday (1 October). A comedic kung fu thriller written and directed by Giovanni Sy, The Five Revenge tells the story of a master swordsman seeking to avenge … Read more

Legendary Vancouver saxophonist Tom Keenlyside performs a night of Dave Brubeck at Anvil Theater on September 27

Legendary Vancouver saxophonist Tom Keenlyside performs a night of Dave Brubeck at Anvil Theater on September 27

Legendary Vancouver saxophonist and flutist Tom Keenlyside will perform a night of Dave Brubeck in New Westminster tomorrow (September 27). Keenlyside–who has performed and/or recorded with everyone from Mel Tormé to Aerosmith, from Dizzy Gillespie to Blue Öyster Cult, and from Harry Connick to Motley Crüe–will perform at the Anvil Theatre in the first show … Read more