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Boys and Girls Club takes part in Orange Door campaign

Boys and Girls Club takes part in Orange Door campaign

The Boys and Girls Club of Airdrie (BGCA) unveiled a fresh look at its headquarters Jan. 22, while simultaneously recognizing its partnership with the city’s Home Depot branch and bringing awareness to the hardware chain's Orange Door campaign.
Column: Fighting for the future

Column: Fighting for the future

There is an uneasiness among our young people today. Sure, there have been trying periods for youth throughout history, but none that compares to today. For 10 months now, the unrest has brewed.
Family Literacy Day goes virtual at Airdrie Public Library

Family Literacy Day goes virtual at Airdrie Public Library

About this time last year, (remember the days before the pandemic?) Airdrie Public Library (APL) was busy hosting our annual Family Literacy Day. Games were played, pages were coloured, songs were sung, and fun was had by everyone. As Dr.
Balzac's Groundhog Day event shifts to online format

Balzac's Groundhog Day event shifts to online format

Balzac Billy is taking his season-predicting talents online this year. Due to gathering restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic, Blue Grass Ltd. Nursery, Sod & Garden Centre’s annual Groundhog Day celebration will be held virtually in 2021.
ADVAS Golden Heart Award shared by volunteer team

ADVAS Golden Heart Award shared by volunteer team

Differing from tradition, the Airdrie and District Victims Assistance Society’s (ADVAS) 2020 Golden Heart Award was shared by all.
Feed the Frontline to deliver free meals to Airdrie health-care workers

Feed the Frontline to deliver free meals to Airdrie health-care workers

More than 800 free meals will be delivered to health-care workers in Airdrie on Jan. 20, as the Calgary Health Foundation's (CHF) Feed the Frontline initiative rolls into town.
Procession of friends, family celebrate Airdrie resident's 90th birthday

Procession of friends, family celebrate Airdrie resident's 90th birthday

Library Link: APL learning tool helps students explore depths of science

Library Link: APL learning tool helps students explore depths of science

The huge dump of snow Alberta received just before Christmas was frustrating for adults, but magical for children.
Airdrie ranks 19th among U-Haul's growth cities in Canada

Airdrie ranks 19th among U-Haul's growth cities in Canada

Although 2020 was tough for many, Airdrie showed positive net-migration trends as it cracked the top 20 for “growth cities” in Canada, according to data analyzation from U-Haul.
Airdrie Knights support community with dream vacation lottery

Airdrie Knights support community with dream vacation lottery

The order of the Knights of Columbus started wth humble beginnings in St. Mary’s Church in New Haven Conn., and was founded by a parish priest Father Michael J McGivney in 1882.