The Calgary Sun - Calgary
Calgary luxury home buyers dipping toes back into $1M-plus real estate market
18 Sep 2017 at 7:50pm
Calgarians on the hunt for opulent abodes are not
rushing to snap up homes with $1 million-plus
price tags, but the market for luxury dwellings
appears to be stabilizing, according to a fall
forecast by Sotheby?s International Realty Canada.
Fentanyl involved in Calgary Correctional Centre incident which sent five to ...
18 Sep 2017 at 6:54pm
The union that represents Alberta correctional officers says fentanyl was found in the system of one of the guards rushed to hospital on Saturday after exposure to an unknown substance.
Calgarian's puzzle game goes global with Nintendo Switch
18 Sep 2017 at 6:40pm
Radu Muresan is celebrating some significant milestones as a game developer.
Global power players from Switzerland to South Africa eye Alberta's green market
18 Sep 2017 at 5:49pm
Alberta's first auction to inject more green power into the province's grid has entered the final phase, but electricity players from around the world are already preparing for future bids.
Public school trustee races to put a new face on Calgary Board of Education
18 Sep 2017 at 5:27pm
Several deep and well-populated races for school trustee got off to a fast start at nomination day Monday, including a slate of five candidates running as the Students Count team along with dozens of others, bringing the overall list of contenders to a whopping 42 for both boards combined.
Nomination day: With three open races candidates line up for city council seats
18 Sep 2017 at 4:07pm
With three open races and several burning civic issues, there will be no shortage of names on the ballot for those casting ballots for city council when voters go to the polls next month.
Nenshi challenges rivals to release donor lists as mayoral race takes off
18 Sep 2017 at 3:49pm
The reluctance of Naheed Nenshi's top rivals to
fully commit on issues of a new Flames arena and
the early unveiling of campaign donors drew the
mayor's ridicule on Monday.
Conman sentenced to 11 years in prison for fraud that devastated victims
18 Sep 2017 at 2:30pm
Bilking investors in an $8.8-million fraud scheme and evading paying taxes has landed a former Calgary man an 11-year prison term.
Woman who faked cancer spared prison term
18 Sep 2017 at 2:27pm
Cancer faker Jennifer Halford sat sobbing in the
prisoner's box Monday as a Calgary judge
accepted a joint submission to spare her jail on
multiple fraud charges.Provincial court Judge
Anne Brown agreed with Crown prosecutor
Jason Wuttunee and defence lawyer Michelle
Parhar that a suspended sentence with
probation was an appropriate punishment.
Nomination Day: Candidates file papers to run for Calgary's civic election
18 Sep 2017 at 12:18pm
It's filing day for candidates seeking to run for
Calgary city council, mayor and school boards.
Lethbridge man charged with second-degree murder
18 Sep 2017 at 9:46am
Lethbridge police say they have charged a 52-year-old man with second-degree murder following a fatal assault Saturday.
Day home sex assault suspect cleared of charge
18 Sep 2017 at 8:55am
The Crown has dropped allegations a city man sexually assaulted a young child in the day home run by his wife.Crown prosecutor Darren Maloney told provincial court Judge Josh Hawkes on Monday he would not be proceeding with a two-day trial against Jason David Mitchell.
Hundreds of kids honoured for raising more than $500,000 for Alberta Children...
17 Sep 2017 at 5:16pm
Kids who raised money for the Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation gathered at Calaway Park Sunday to celebrate their efforts.
United Way Plane Pull raises $107,000 to reduce poverty and build community
17 Sep 2017 at 3:41pm
Using sheer will and muscle power, nearly 600 Calgarians gathered on a runway at Calgary's airport Sunday for the United Way Plane Pull, competing to haul an Airbus A300 as far as 50 feet across the tarmac.
More Calgarians driving into the downtown than taking transit, city report says
17 Sep 2017 at 2:18pm
More Calgarians chose vehicles over transit to get into the downtown core for their morning commute in 2017, says a city report, a significant turn around from last year when most commuters opted for buses and CTrains.