Monthly Archives: November 2014

“Life Itself” Among Best Documentary Nominees at the Gotham Awards

“Life Itself,” Steve James’s acclaimed documentary about the life and legacy of iconic film critic Roger Ebert, has received its first major nomination of the 2014 awards season. The film has been nominated by the Gotham Independent Film Awards in the Best Documentary category. Other nominees in the category are Robert Greene’s “Actress,” Laura Poitras’s…

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Edmonton seasonal parking ban extended into Monday

The city of Edmonton is extending its seasonal parking ban into Monday. Plowing crews have been working through the weekend clearing arterial roads and collector/bus routes. The extension of the parking ban will not impact the start of neighbourhood blading, the city says. That work will start just after midnight Monday and run until midnight on Friday, Dec. 5. The city…

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Laguna Beach Reunion: Lauren Conrad, Lo Bosworth and More Stars Come Together 10 Years Later

Instagram Let’s go back, back to the beginning! It’s hard to believe that it’s been 10 years since Lauren Conrad, Kristin Cavallari and other Laguna Beach castmembers graduated from high school down in the beautiful (and always real) Orange County. Over the Thanksgiving break, some of the many graduates decided to mark the special occasion…

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Warmer weather on the way for Edmonton

The Arctic air that’s kept most of Alberta in its icy grip since Thursday is slowly moving off, says Environment Canada. Temperatures in Edmonton on Sunday are expected to reach -15 C under sunny skies, although wind of 15 km/h will make it feel more like -32. Although an extreme cold weather warning remains in…

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Hiker found dead in waist-deep Kananaskis Country snow

(Alberta Parks) A male hiker in his 40s was found dead in Kananaskis Country in the Grizzly Creek area on Saturday morning. RCMP Corporal John Spaans confirmed the man was hiking “when either a medical episode happened or some kind of exposure related to the weather.” RCMP say the man’s body was found in waist-deep…

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