By LANA MICHELIN

Predictable ‘Maggie’s Getting Married’ is still amusing

A trickle-down case of pre-wedding jitters affects every member of the stressed-out Duncan clan in Central Alberta Theatre’s production of Maggie’s Getting Married.

Arts education spikes as student pursue interests during economic turmoil

At this economically challenging time when well-paid, full-time jobs are harder to land, a lot of graduating high school students aren’t sweating it. They are following their interests, abilities and dreams — regardless of employment prospects.

  • Nov 7, 2011

Artist marries love for nature and glass in elegant, intricate designs

Darren Petersen’s fish are more smooth and sparkly than fish in real life. His shorebirds appear more graceful and intricately coloured. But that’s the beauty of glasswork.

  • Nov 7, 2011

Local charity sends girls to school in Ghana

Education is not an option for most girls in Ghana. Instead of becoming doctors, teachers or civic leaders, they face a life of daily toil.

  • Nov 7, 2011