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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.
Dilapidated Irricana Hotel could be yours for just $90,000

Dilapidated Irricana Hotel could be yours for just $90,000

The historic Irricana Hotel is up for sale, with a current price set for just under $90,000 for the 111-year-old building.
Banff-Airdrie candidate for Maverick Party hosts town hall in Balzac

Banff-Airdrie candidate for Maverick Party hosts town hall in Balzac

The Balzac Community Hall was the site of a Maverick Party town hall on July 13, when Banff-Airdrie candidate Tariq Elnaga provided attendees insight into his background and platform, before answering questions from potential voters.
Nose Creek Park comes alive with Food for Thought cultural festival

Nose Creek Park comes alive with Food for Thought cultural festival

Airdrie's inaugural Food for Thought cultural festival took place on July 9 and 10, including live entertainment, food trucks, and a beer garden.
Airdrie bartender's Caesar in running for best in Canada

Airdrie bartender's Caesar in running for best in Canada

An Airdrie bartender’s signature creation is once again in the running to be named Canada’s top Caesar.
New Horizon Mall hosts Stampede "Breakfast for Dinner" event

New Horizon Mall hosts Stampede "Breakfast for Dinner" event

New Horizon Mall hosted its annual "Breakfast for Dinner" event in partnership with the Stampede Committee, including Stampede-style food and fun on July 10.