Storify: Green Drinks Edmonton celebrates Good Business

On November 2nd, 2016, Green Drinks Edmonton: Good Business featured local businesses that set an example for others through sustainable and ethical practices, making and sourcing products locally, or being good community members: Read more »

Storify: Cash Mob Edmonton’s Coffee Week 2016 Tour

For YEG Coffee Week 2016, Cash Mob Edmonton organized a tour of downtown’s vibrant local coffee scene: Coffee Bureau explained the unique equipment they use to pull their espressos, how their building helps them tell their story and what makes their bean (locally roasted Ace Coffee) truly unique in Canada’s coffee world. Earth’s General […] Read more »

Storify: #28DaysOfYEG week 4 recap

Yesterday was the last day of our first #28DaysOfYEG challenge, which was made extra-challenging by unusually mild weather. Thanks to everyone who took part! Although the challenge is over, we hope you will use our list of winter activities in the chilly days ahead to explore Edmonton and find new frosty fun. Read on for […] Read more »

Storify: #28daysofyeg week 3 recap

The winter spirit is alive in Edmonton, with or without snow — a house along the Mill Creek Ravine is even displaying a lettered banner (complete with hashtag and similar to the ones for “Happy Birthday) that reads #ilovewinter. So, in the final days of the #28daysofyeg challenge, read the […] Read more »

Storify: #28DaysOfYEG week 1 recap

#28DaysOfYEG Challenge

Are you playing along with our #28DaysOfYEG challenge? You still have three weeks to join the fun! Check our list of ways you can enjoy winter in Edmonton, then read on to get inspired by our blog team’s adventures completing the list and our weekly Storify recap. Check back each week for updates! No. […] Read more »

Lessons learned from the Edmonton Resilience Festival

Logo_Resilience Festival with Title2

  Early in February 2015, we filled Boyle Street Plaza to overflowing with skill-sharing workshops, Conversation Cafes, a fair showcasing the work of community organizations, community-created artwork and social activities. Our goals were to strengthen community resilience and inspire participants to help create a sustainable, creative and promising future. We […] Read more »