Announcing: the #31DaysofYeg challenge

Editor’s note, June 2015: This is the 2014 version of #31daysofYEG. While we encourage you to try any and all of the challenges on this particular list, a new list of challenges for summer 2015 will be posted July 1, 2015, with weekly emailed updates (you can join our newsletter […] Read more »

Top Ten Reasons to Check Out Improvaganza 2014 (Including Two Videos)

If you’ve never been to Rapid Fire Theatre’s annual Improvaganza, consider this your official invitation. Over the past 14 years, Improvaganza has become Edmonton’s leading alternative comedy festival and one of Canada’s longest running Improv Comedy based festivals.   As someone who’s performed with Rapid Fire since I was 16 […] Read more »

The Local Good wins Best of Edmonton at the Yeggies

  Friday night, at the Avenue Theatre (in one of the last events that will be held there) The Local Good was awarded the Best in Edmonton award at the Yeggies (Edmonton’s social media awards night).  This piece of recognition was made extra sweet by getting our 7,000th follower while […] Read more »

Opinion: What if we get an all-male city council?

When Neil Degrasse Tyson, a popular scientist from the States, was discussing the US Government he made the following observation, “What professions do all of these Senators and Congressman have? Law, law, law, businessman, law, law, law . . . where are the Scientists? Where are the engineers? Where is […] Read more »