Calgary’s iconic Plaza Theatre up for lease

Calgary’s iconic Plaza Theatre up for lease

Ina Sidhu @ CTV News Calgary, Video JournalistAugust 26, 2020 A landmark in the heart of Kensington, the owner of the Plaza Theatre is looking for someone to take over its lease.  “We weren’t expecting to put it up this early however due to the circumstances that...
City Approves Temporary Patio Expansions

City Approves Temporary Patio Expansions

During a City Council meeting Monday morning, councillors voted unanimously in favour of a plan to allow businesses to temporarily expand their patios. Click image to open video on CTV website. – CTV News, May 12,...
Provincial Re-Opening Information

Provincial Re-Opening Information

The Provincial Government of Alberta a recently provided a detailed plan for re-opening the economy in stages. The Relaunch Strategy can be downloaded here (12 pages) For our member businesses, we’re re-posting the highlight charts (pages 9 and 10) of the PDF...
Opinion: Calgary BIAs breathing life into neighbourhood businesses

Opinion: Calgary BIAs breathing life into neighbourhood businesses

Live Wire Calgary | April 30, 2020   This pop-up parklet sprang to life in the community of Marda Loop as a result of the work done by the local BIA. LIVEWIRE CALGARY FILE PHOTO They used to be called Business Revitalization Zones (BRZ) in Calgary. Today they’re...
Chicken Now Sports a Mask (Chicken on the Way)

Chicken Now Sports a Mask (Chicken on the Way)

Calgary Herald, April 25, 2020 The chicken statue outside the Chicken On The Way restaurant on Kensington Road and 14th Street N.W. now wears a face mask.   WHY DID THE CHICKEN WEAR A MASK? The giant sculpture of a chicken at the corner of Kensington Road and...