Yeg This Weekend: Nov 26-29

Yeg This Weekend: Nov 26-29

It’s finally the beginning of Advent this Sunday. What a better way to begin with the Festival of Trees as the headliner, with a few other wintery goodness now that the snow is set. Festival of Trees (Nov 26-29) $ The Festival of Trees is a holiday staple in the city, beginning the advent season into Christmas. It’s the University Hospital Foundation’s largest annual fundraiser. This year it features the display of 160 uniquely decorated…

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Rewind: Meadows Fire Station Opening

Rewind: Meadows Fire Station Opening

Here’s a tour of The Meadows Fire Rescue Services Station 26 during the grand opening on this day (Oct 24) in 2009. The building has both a fire department and EMS station on location as separate units. The ribbon was cut by MLA Carl Benito, Councillors Dave Thiele & Amarjeet Sohi, MP Mike Lake, and Mayor Stephen Mandel. One of the firefighters take us on a tour, followed by a EMS paramedic back in this 2009 rewind….

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