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Who would expect North America's sole guilded butler to reside in Southern Alberta? Not only that, but butler wannabes are flocking to AB for an exclusive course on how to serve royalty with aplomb. For the story on how the butler does it, click here.

Globe and Mail

The Calgary Hunt Club, established in 1908, has no hounds and the course is not determined by the hot pursuit of any animal. But despite the lack of a scent-based chase, the ceremonious cross-country gallop attracts riders from many riding disciplines: western, hunter jumper, polo and pleasure. Find the full article here.

Globe and Mail

When "Hell On Wheels" wrapped its final episode after five seasons of shooting in Calgary, I was there. Read the full article for my interviews with Colm Meaney, Anson Mount and producer Chad Oakes.

Sports

Globe and Mail

Railway proximity: once a building boon, now a safety concern. The iconic made-in-Calgary white Smithbilt hat factory deals with unpleasant delays.
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Globe and Mail

Polo makes a comeback in the heart of cowboy country. And it turns out to be more affordable than you may think. The Calgary Polo Club was established in 1890, and it has one of the best polo schools in North America. Click here for the story.

Globe and Mail

Dashing dinners: Marketers find exposure through fabulous fêtes.
The rubber-chicken dinner doesn’t cut it any more in Alberta. With a recession hovering on the horizon, the competition on the party circuit for entertainment and charity dollars is growing fiercer. For the full story please click here.

Globe and Mail

Real estate developers get serious about water conservation. Meet one developer who's not only busting up the boys' club, she's building a new template for grey water. For the full story please click here.

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