Purple Hippo Boutique is trying to meet the needs of local market vendors and artisans with its unique store concept.
Nearly four decades after opening its doors to music lovers, Axe Music Edmonton has announced it has sold its music store to the musical instrument retailer Long & McQuade.
When Vince Izzo moved to Canada in 1968, he quickly found that coffee in Calgary wasn’t quite what he’d been used to back home in Italy. “There wasn’t any good espresso,” says his son Peter Izzo. “It was just dirty coffee, dirty water, things that Dad didn’t really appreciate.”
The ties that bind Alberta's energy wealth and the B.C. Interior are strong. But some fear a trade war over pipelines and wine could open a long-lasting rift