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Funding announced for St. Martin de Porres expansion project

Funding announced for St. Martin de Porres expansion project

St. Martin de Porres High School (SMdP) is officially getting the much-needed upgrade and expansion it needs to accommodate a growing population of Catholic high school students in Airdrie.
Horseman Motel owner to sue Suncor over site contamination

Horseman Motel owner to sue Suncor over site contamination

The Airdrie family that has owned the Horseman Motel for more than three decades recently notified Suncor Energy they are cancelling an eight-year standstill agreement and resuming legal action.
Squiggly Pig Marketplace celebrates grand opening on Aug. 7

Squiggly Pig Marketplace celebrates grand opening on Aug. 7

The Squiggly Pig Marketplace celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon-cutting on Aug. 7
Doin' It On The Grass car show takes over Nose Creek Park on Aug. 7

Doin' It On The Grass car show takes over Nose Creek Park on Aug. 7

The Time Travellers Car Club of Airdrie's annual show-and-shine – dubbed 'Doin' it on the Grass' – took over Nose Creek Regional Park on Aug. 7.
Airdrie Irish fall 43-26 to Elite in 2021 home opener

Airdrie Irish fall 43-26 to Elite in 2021 home opener

A strong start for the Airdrie Irish was not enough to quell an elite second-half effort from the Alberta Football League’s (AFL) newest team.
A View to the Past: Airdrie’s newest community reflects city's Scottish roots

A View to the Past: Airdrie’s newest community reflects city's Scottish roots

In previous editions of A View to The Past, I’ve discussed the history of some of Airdrie’s most enduring landmarks, The Nose Creek Bridge and The Water Tower on 1st Avenue.
Airdrie faith group hosting children’s garden this summer

Airdrie faith group hosting children’s garden this summer

Airdrie kids are getting a chance to dig their fingers into the dirt and gain some life experience this summer as part of a youth-focused gardening program.
Calgary-based anti-abuse organization raises funds for Airdrie P.O.W.E.R.

Calgary-based anti-abuse organization raises funds for Airdrie P.O.W.E.R.

A Calgary-based anti-abuse motorcycle club raised funds for Airdrie P.O.W.E.R. with hot dogs, t-shirts for sale, and face painting in the parking lot next to No Frills in Airdrie on July 17.
What's Pop'n aims to satisfy Airdrie's sweet tooth

What's Pop'n aims to satisfy Airdrie's sweet tooth

What’s Pop’n pop shop opened on Airdrie’s main street on July 17, offering everything from deluxe, syrupy sodas to popcorn, milkshakes, soft serve ice cream and more.
Smoky skies, poor air quality linger in Airdrie

Smoky skies, poor air quality linger in Airdrie

Poor air quality and smoky grey skies lingered in Airdrie in recent days, due to wildfires occurring in British Columbia and Saskatchewan.