A lot of organizations rely on the holiday season but for the Airdrie Food Bank, to say that the four week period before Christmas is vital to them would be a massive understatement.
It seems like a great idea. The kids awake on Christmas morning to find a cute and cuddly puppy, kitty or bunny under the tree or an iguana or hedgehog waiting in a cage.
Alberta Health Services released the latest statistics on influenza in the province this week and they show that the Calgary Zone, including Airdrie, is still the hardest hit thus far in the province.
Busy people at this time of year: UPS and Fed Ex couriers, Canada Post workers, thieves looking for the opportunity to steal cards and packages that have been delivered by those groups of workers.
Airdrie police are investigating after a pair made off with an ATM during the early morning hours of Thursday (December 7).
New statistics from the Cochrane & Area Humane Society show an increase in the number of animals coming from Airdrie.
Yesterday (December 7), the Rocky View School Board adopted an Infrastructure Maintenance and Renewal (IMR) budget.
Yesterday's (December 7) Rocky View School Board meeting included a recognition of four former trustees.
It's now just three weeks until the NDP's provincial carbon tax will rise, and some in Airdrie are greatly worried about it.
Motorists on 8th Street in Airdrie have been seeing a new splash of colour since Tuesday.