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3 hrs ago | 680News

5 things to do this weekend: BuskerFest, Walk for the Children and Taiwanfest

BuskerFest: This long-running festival in support of Epilepsy Toronto brings an eclectic mix of street performers to Toronto's downtown core.

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7 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

Alberta Open Farm Days offers city slickers a chance to see where their food comes from

Farms used to be places holidayers sped past on their way to the lake, the big city or the mountains.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Vancouver Courier

Cash needed to complete giant Granville Island murals

Brazilian twin artists Os Gemeos began detailed painting Aug.13 on six concrete silos towering over Granville Island.

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Airdrie City View

CrossIron Mills mall expanding to allow for additional retail space

Thanks to a $60-million investment from the developers of CrossIron Mills mall in Balzac, the shopping centre will undergo a series of upgrades and expansion to allow for more retail space.

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Kelowna Capital News

DeHart: Kelowna's new Marshalls features big brands at low prices

The first 300 customers will receive a gift card. Marshalls is known for providing a wide selection of big brand fashions, a footwear department with more than 3,000 pairs of brand name boxed shoes and home decor items for the entire family.

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Prince George Citizen

Airport improves screening system

The Canadian Air Transport Security Authority will start a 10-week project to upgrade the local airport's baggage screening system on Thursday.

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NY1

Canada's Cape Breton Island Provides a Look at Celtic Music, Culture

"You hear the word Ceilidh and you're in a place like Cape Breton Island, that really means like a concert, a show, a get together, a place to have some fun," says Rodney MacDonald, CEO of Gaelic College.

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Times of Oman

Toronto - Canada's largest city

Canada's largest city becomes a non-stop festival zone in summer. The fairground rides and food sample-packed Canadian National Exhibition acts as an hors d'ouevre for the Toronto International Film Festival .

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Western Wheel

Premier hopeful says leaders need to be accountable

After recent revelations about former premier Alison Redford's travel expenses and use of government airplanes, Alberta Progressive Conservative party leadership candidate Thomas Lukaszuk said regaining the trust of Albertans starts with having an accountable leader.

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The Globe and Mail

Scout List: Queer film, honey, and garlic

Editor's Note: Globe B.C. has joined forces with Scout Magazine to give you the best of what's happening in Vancouver this weekend.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Honey, North America Travel, Travel, Vancouver, Canada Travel, Canada, Fruits, Dessert, Ice Cream

The Georgia Straight

Lululemon athletica opens Robson Street flagship in time for 2014 SeaWheeze

Lululemon athletica will open its new flagship location Thursday at 970 Burrard Street.

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CBC News

Travel journalists from around world descend on Winnipeg

Travel journalists from around the world are taking in Winnipeg's sites Aug. 17 to 21. Travel journalists from around the world are checking out the city for the first time as part of a travel media show aimed at selling Winnipeg to tourists.

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MacLeans

The opening lines of 9 travel guides to Canada

How would you describe Canada to friends visiting from another country? Where do you start? Here's how some travel guides introduced the world to Canada in their first sentence : 1. Lonely Planet : Welcome to Canada, where sighs alternate with gasps at the white-dipped mountains, mist-cloaked seascapes and northern roadways.

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CBC News

Tuktoyaktuk road may shift tourism dollars north from Inuvik

Dipping a toe, a foot or taking a full plunge in the Arctic Ocean is one reason why tourists visit Tuktoyaktuk, N.W.T., a "Where else in Canada, literally can you get in your car in Vancouver and end up at the Arctic Ocean?" said Jackie Challis.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Calgary Herald

When Alberta politics turns into French farce

With the Alberta government, you can never quite be sure how the worm will turn.

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Canada.com

American retailer Marshalls opening Calgary store on Thursday

Centrally-located off of Macleod Trail South and near Glenmore Trail and the ever-popular Chinook Centre, the new off-price retailer has found a home at the Kingsland Village mall and will open its doors to the public on Thursday.

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Edmonton Journal

Provincial grant to boost tourist charms of The Fringe

The Edmonton Fringe Festival may already be a tourist attraction, but organizers are using a newly announced provincial grant to make it even better.

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The Asian Pacific Post

City of Vancouver responds to debt question

The City of Vancouver has a dynamic, highly diversified urban economy that is thriving as a result of its global brand, its leading global clusters in the high tech and creative sector, and its role as a global gateway to the Asia Pacific.

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Vancouver Courier

Back to School: Getting a deal on clothes for kids

Preparation for the inevitable return of school can be expensive. There are the school supplies, haircuts and the biggest expenditure of all - back to school clothes.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Exhibition on painter Alex Colville set to launch at Art Gallery of Ontario

Master painter Alex Colville is remembered for his ability to immortalize the seemingly mundane moments of everyday life, often with tense and haunting undertones.

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