Storify: A holiday Cash Mob on 124 Street

Mayor Don Iveson and organizer Tommy Kalita speak with reporters at the thirteenth Cash Mob Edmonton event. (Photo: Deborah Merriam)

We came, we saw, we Mobbed! The Local Good and Cash Mob Edmonton, with generous promotional and transportation help from the City of Edmonton, put on the biggest Cash Mob this city has ever seen! Mayor Don Iveson and councillors Scott McKeen and Dave Loken were all on hand to show […] Read more »

Gift guide for the master procrastinator

If you are like me and you love to procrastinate, December can be a very dangerous month. Around the beginning of the month you look at the calendar and think “Hey! I have 24 days to get all of this done, no problem! I will plan better this year and […] Read more »

Shop Local Selfies and a #YEGSanta Cash Mob

Did you know that by shopping locally, you help to sustain our walkable neighborhoods, keep three times the money (and jobs!) in Edmonton’s economy, and help to make our city more resilient and more unique? For the third winter, we at The Local Good are encouraging Edmontonians to do part […] Read more »

#31daysofyeg week no. 3 recap

The second annual #31DaysofYEG challenge is now underway! Spend July exploring and sharing Edmonton's hidden gems with The Local Good's list of prompts - and check out our weekly Storify summaries to compare your progress with other participants and steal a little inspiration. Read more »

Shopping Locally with #yegsanta

Last December, we used the #yegsanta hashtag on Twitter to talk about why shopping at local independently owned businesses is important, and to encourage people to share their local holiday shopping tips with others looking for gift ideas. As Breanna wrote last year, “It likely comes as no surprise that we […] Read more »

Five reasons not to miss Green Drinks: Shop Local

Green Drinks is back in time for the holidays to lend a helping hand with your shopping on Wednesday, Nov. 5, at the Yellowhead Brewery. We hope to see there, so please consider our . . .   Five reasons not to miss  Green Drinks: Shop Local   Read more »