Edmonton’s Girl Geek Dinners bring geeks together to share interests

Geek never looked more chic than at the most recent Edmonton Girl Geek Dinner, an evening of food and geek-themed conversation, featuring a presentation on cosplay. About Girl Geek Dinners Girl Geek Dinners originated in London, England in 2005. Sarah Lamb, the event founder, wanted to create an event where women […] Read more »

Green Drinks #NotInYEG recap

Last night, The Local Good were joined by Make Something Edmonton, MADE, Edmonton Awesome Foundation, & Guru Digital Arts for a night of talking about how to turn cool ideas - ideas that don't exist in Edmonton yet - into reality. Here's are the tweets of the evening, and a summary of ideas shared. Read more »

Public Interest Alberta Edmonton Advocacy Conference

People power is alive and well. Fighting back against powerful interests does make a difference.  That was the message at the recent Public Interest Alberta’s advocacy conference: “People Power versus Corporate Control: Fighting for our Future, that happened this past weekend.  The conference kicked off with Linda McQuaig who joked […] Read more »

Photos From The Make Something Edmonton Launch

March 21, 2013, was the date of the sold-out within 48 hours Make Something Edmonton launch. Edmontonians came. They saw. They conquered. Conquered those stereotypes that Edmonton is boring, that Edmonton sucks, that Edmonton is a bunch of rednecks! You get the idea. The launch brought together people from all […] Read more »