Summer

Left, a speciality Bulgarian sausage slavered in sauerkraut, right, a beef sausage with requisite ketchup, crowned by a generous serving of fries are among the many summertime food varieties. Ketchup, a popular condiment, has not always been made with tomatoes.. (Black Press file photo)

QUIZ: A celebration of summer fun

There are plenty of summertime activites to enjoy during the last weeks of August

 

KEEP COOL - While it may seem hot out there for humans, it can be just as bad for pets. It is important to keep them in mind when temperatures rise as pets can suffer from heat stroke just like humans.                                FILE PHOTO

Keep pets in mind as temperatures rise

Pets can suffer from heat stroke just like their owners

 

The Blue Grass Sod Farms Central Spray Park in Red Deer will likely be popular for the next few days as temperatures will stay high. (File photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
The Blue Grass Sod Farms Central Spray Park in Red Deer will likely be popular for the next few days as temperatures will stay high. (File photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
A heat wave is coming to Central Alberta this week but first there could be thunderstorms on Tuesday. (Advocate file photo by Jeff Stokoe)

Heat headed this way like being under a giant dome

Severe thunderstorms possible Tuesday afternoon for Central Alberta

A heat wave is coming to Central Alberta this week but first there could be thunderstorms on Tuesday. (Advocate file photo by Jeff Stokoe)