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  Calgary, Alberta - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Calgary is the largest city in Alberta and the third largest city proper, by population, in Canada.
Calgary is well-known as a destination for winter sports and ecotourism with a number of major mountain resorts near the city and metropolitan area.
This is contrasted with an increase of 10.3 percent for the province of Alberta.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Calgary,_Alberta   (5997 words)

  
 Alberta - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Alberta is the leading beekeeping province of Canada, with some beekeepers wintering hives indoors in specially designed barns in southern Alberta, then migrating north during the summer into the Peace River valley where the season is short but the working days are long for honeybees to produce honey from clover and fireweed.
Alberta also has a large Hutterite population, a communal Anabaptist sect similar to the Mennonites, and a significant population of Seventh-day Adventists in and around the Lacombe area due to the presence of the Canadian University College.
Central and northern Alberta and the region farther north is the nesting-ground of the migratory birds.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Alberta   (5367 words)

  
 Calgary, Alberta - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Calgary, Alberta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
City in southern Alberta, southwest Canada, on the east of the Rocky Mountains, at the junction of the Bow and Elbow rivers;; population (2001 est) 878,900.
It is the largest city in Alberta and the regional capital of the southern part of the province.
Calgary was founded in 1875 (incorporated as a city in 1893) and grew rapidly with the growth of the petroleum industry, which is still the major employer in the city.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Calgary,+Alberta   (290 words)

  
 Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Calgary is home to the world-famous "Calgary Exhibition and Stampede," and is ideally situated in the province for use as a "base" to explore the natural, cultural, and historic wonders of Alberta.
Calgary is subject to periodic "chinook winds" of warm air from the mountains during the winter which can cause the temperature to rise by more than 15C in just a few hours.
Calgary was incorporated as the first town in Alberta in 1884 and officially became a city in 1893.
www.cuug.ab.ca /VT/calgary.html   (961 words)

  
 Canadian Relocation Systems, Calgary, Alberta Canada
Calgary traces its origins back to a small police post in 1882 and was incorporated in 1893.
The mood of Calgary is upbeat, youthful, dynamic, enthusiastic, and prosperous....with many analysts (including CMHC) predicting this cycle to continue for at least 8-10 years, due to the City's tremendous economic diversification initiated by former Premier Peter Lougheed, almost 30 years ago.
Fuel tax in Alberta is only nine cents a litre and no provincial sales tax contribute to a low cost of living compared to some other provinces.
www.relocatecanada.com /calgary   (298 words)

  
 Calgary, Alberta
An island platform in the median of Crowchild Trail (Northwest Calgary's main artery road to the city center), and opened in an 1.1-km extension in 1990.
Serving the University of Calgary, this station was formerly the terminal of the Northwest-South line until 1990, when Brentwood opened.
Calgary Transit's LRV fleet consists of 82 U2-DC's (numbered 2001-2083 minus 2010 which was wrecked in a derailment), 2 U2-AC's and 32 SD160's.
world.nycsubway.org /canada/calgary   (2188 words)

  
 Palliser Hotel Calgary - Palliser Hotel - Fairmont Hotel Palliser
Calgary's small town warmth coupled with the vibrant urban ambience makes it a metropolis of wonderful contrasts.
Calgary is a spectacular city to visit anytime of year.
For the ultimate convenience in meetings, The Fairmont Palliser is connected by the Skywalk to the Telus Convention Centre, the Calgary Tower and the Glenbow Museum.
www.fairmont.com /palliser   (286 words)

  
 Calgary: City of Calgary Alberta Tourism & Vacation Guide
Discover Calgary - Calgary is an attractive and dynamic city situated on the banks of the Bow River and close to Alberta's majestic Rocky Mountains.
Canada Olympic Park is a multi-purpose athletic facility designed for skiing, snowboarding, bobsleigh and luge during the winter and mountain biking during the summer.
The Pengrowth Saddledome is the home of the NHL's Calgary Flames, as well as being the venue for countless events and concerts throughout the year.
www.discovercalgary.com   (232 words)

  
 Calgary, Alberta Information
Calgary International Film Festival - will showcase the wealth and diversity of film that is being produced across Canada and around the world in a myriad of formats, languages and visions.
Alberta's Lakeland - is a spectacular mosaic of boreal mixed forests, sparkling lakes and sand beaches, marshy wetlands and prairie landscape.
Calgary Regional Health Authority - responsible for the governance, planning, management and delivery of health care services and facilities that serve the residents of Calgary and area.
www.meijndert.com /links.htm   (4975 words)

  
 Calgary Transit Web Page
The City of Calgary is currently extending both the northwest and northeast LRT lines.
Calgary Transit is pleased to announce new value for your Adult monthly pass.
Through the Weekday RIDER; Weekend DRIVER program, Calgary Transit Adult monthly pass purchasers can receive discounts on vehicle rentals by showing their monthly transit pass at one of five participating car rental companies...
www.calgarytransit.com   (176 words)

  
 RASC Calgary Centre - Home Page
The purpose of this web site is to introduce people to the services that the Calgary Centre provides and to act as a way for other RASC Centres and the general public to keep in touch with our activities.
This monthly summary of information reported on the CBC radio Calgary Eyeopener the first Tuesday of each month by Don Hladiuk is great for all sky observers.
Dynamic cloud and transparency predictions for Calgary, The Wilson Coulee Observatory, and for Caroline, made by Attilla Danko with data from the good folks at Environment Canada.
calgary.rasc.ca   (1444 words)

  
 Government of Alberta Home- Government of Alberta
The Alberta Provincial Stroke Strategy also aims to help prevent strokes and help doctors and patients better understand the warning signs of stroke.
Legislation in support of cancer prevention in Alberta was one of 41 bills passed during the spring 2006 sitting of the 26th Legislature.
Alberta at the Smithsonian — Alberta is the first Canadian province featured at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.
www.gov.ab.ca /home/index.cfm   (399 words)

  
 Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Welcome to Destination Calgary!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Calgary has become one of the fastest growing cities in North America.
People are coming from all over the world to establish new lifestyles and invest in their futures, because the possibilities in Calgary are endless!
We have taken all steps possible to make sure all information is correct but assume no liability as to content or for services listed here.
www.calgary.net   (161 words)

  
 Calgary Homes for Rent, Apartments in Calgary, Alberta (AB) Rentals
We are relocating to Calgary at the end of June/beginning of July from Ontario.
We are seeking a spacious, nicely decorated 4 bdrm home or 3 bdrm with another room that could be used as a bedroom, or developed basement.
Main Floor of house for rent in Cedarbrae; 1100 Square Foot bungalow, with 3 bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms; New kitchen; double detached garage; across a quiet street from a park; Close to schools and all amenities.
www.canadarentals.net /city-view.cfm?CityID=28   (2062 words)

  
 Alberta Real Estate-IBG
Due to the complexities of the real estate market and MLS Listings for Alberta, the best option for home buyers or sellers is to obtain the services of a professional Realtor.
Alberta MLS online databases feature detailed property specifications and photos to aid you in your research.
MLS Listings for Calgary are maintained by the Calgary Real Estate Board (CREB) which represents approximately 4,000 licensed Realtors from over 200 offices.
www.internetbrokers.ca   (806 words)

  
 Alberta Real Estate-IBG   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Alberta Real Estate Understanding Alberta Real Estate listings The MLS (Multiple Listings Service) was established in the mid '90s in order to create a centralized database of real estate listings for the use of authorized realty agencies and individual agents.
Through MLS listings for Calgary, Edmonton and the rest of Alberta members and their clients, have access to the latest information on properties listed for sale.
Due to the complexities of the real estate market and MLS Listings for Alberta Real estate, the best option for home buyers or sellers is to obtain the services of a professional Realtor.
www.findalberta.com   (458 words)

  
 Calgary Real Estate-IBG
NOTE: When you are searching Calgary and area listings, our website provides a maximum of 50 MLS views per search, in compliance with Calgary Real Estate Board regulations.
Many thanks to all of the Alberta Real Estate Offices and Independant Agents that have worked together over the past few years to make this Network of Alberta Real Estate websites possible.
Our services are available to Agents in Alberta with personal websites that need more exposure.
www.calgaryhomesearch.ca   (314 words)

  
 Bankruptcy Calgary Alberta: Considering Bankruptcy? Calgary Alberta Trustees Can Help!
If you're having financial difficulties and live in the Calgary area, call (403) 266-6665 today to meet with one of our experts, or complete the ask a question form to send us a message and we'll get in contact with you.
Bromwich & Smith Inc. bankruptcy trustee office in Calgary, Alberta helps Calgary and area residents review options to deal with their debts, including consumer proposals and personal bankruptcy.
Please contact our Calgary Canada bankruptcy trustee office today to arrange for a no-charge initial consultation or for answers to your questions about personal bankruptcy and dealing with financial problems that might lead to bankruptcy.
www.bankruptcy-calgary.com   (310 words)

  
 CBC Calgary
The western premiers want Ottawa to lobby the U.S. government to delay a requirement that Canadians and Americans crossing the border have a passport.
Energy and pipeline company Enbridge Inc. is proposing a $920 million US project to import light oils necessary to transport heavy oil and bitumen produced in Alberta's oilsands.
Alberta Premier Ralph Klein would prefer elected senators to the eight-year terms proposed by Stephen Harper's Conservative government.
www.cbc.ca /calgary   (235 words)

  
 United Church of God - Calgary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
If you are unable to fellowship with us in person, we offer services live with our webcast feature.
Click here for directions to Ridgewood Hall in Penhold, Alberta, where we are meeting on June 3 and 4 for Sabbath services and Pentecost.
If you have MS Publisher, you may download the Calgary June bulletin here.
www.ucgcalgary.org   (180 words)

  
 Calgary Alberta Mortgages - Calgary Mortgage Broker - Gerry Orr
With the support of Alberta's Best Mortgage team, Gerry can access the very best mortgage rates in the market and negotiate the terms that suit your particular situation.
If you need help with debt consolidation, or you just want to cash in some of that equity that has been accruing to you in the Alberta Real Estate market over the past several years, we can put a plan in place that will get you the results you need.
Calgary, Edmonton, Red Deer, Fort McMurray, Grande Prairie, Medicine Hat, Lethbridge, Canmore, Spruce Grove, Airdrie, Banff, Okotoks, Strathmore, Hinton,
www.alberta-mortgages.com   (277 words)

  
 Calgary Airport Authority
Frontier Airlines launched service from Denver to Calgary today, marking their first operation to Canada.
Air Canada to expand Calgary service to include Yellowknife and Comox
Calgary is Pleased to be the First Canadian City to be served by Frontier Airlines
www.calgaryairport.com   (160 words)

  
 Calgary Real Estate - Glenn Good
This is our exclusive Calgary district map with MLS Homes and Condominium listings for each district.
Click on any of the four quadrants of the city to find where your district is in relation to Calgary's main roads.
My goal is to have satisfied clients, as they will continue with our relationship and recommend me to their family and friends.
www.calgaryrealestate-goodrealtor.com   (612 words)

  
 Calgary Real Estate Listings of Homes For Sale
so you receive Calgary real estate listings matching your criteria as soon as they hit the market.
With an extensive knowledge of the Calgary real estate market, we always look forward to helping new clients with the purchase or sale of their next home.
Whether you're a first time home buyer who's just starting to get acquainted with the Calgary real estate market or require immediate assistance, this website makes it easy for you to receive information on Calgary real estate listings.
www.listingsincalgary.com   (158 words)

  
 Calgary, Alberta Hotels - Online Reservations for Hotels in Calgary, Alberta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Calgary is a vibrant city that offers the best of all worlds - a cosmopolitan city of nearly one million with outstanding outdoor adventure and pristine wilderness only an hour away in the Canadian Rockies.
Nearly 5 million visitors each year find a wealth of cultural attractions, diverse restaurants and award-winning cuisine, parks and pathways, specialty shops and trendy night spots in Calgary.
Our wide, blue sky and moderate climate beckons year-round outdoor enthusiasts to golf or hike, fish or mountain bike, ski or dog-sled In Calgary our parks offer some of the finest natural areas in North America.
www.calgary-hotels.info   (291 words)

  
 Calgary, Alberta - 5 Day Weather Forecast - Environment Canada
Calgary, Alberta - 5 Day Weather Forecast - Environment Canada
Observed at: Calgary Int'l Airport 30 May 2006 11:00 PM MDT
Calgary: Issued 4.00 PM MDT Tuesday 30 May 2006
weatheroffice.ec.gc.ca /city/pages/ab-52_metric_e.html   (50 words)

  
 Alberta Ballet - Like Nothing You've Seen Before -
Alberta Ballet alumnus Sabrina Matthews acclaimed at the world renowned Stuttgart Ballet
Former Alberta Ballet dancer and choreographer Sabrina Matthews has made an important European breakthrough with a new work for one of the world’s most renowned companies, the Stuttgart Ballet in Germany.
Edmonton, AB - Stop driving by and peering through windows… Get an insider’s view of Edmonton’s most sophisticated home-decorating approaches, unique architecture, and breathtaking gardens with Alberta Ballet’s annual fundraiser, the House and Garden Tour, June 24 & 25.
www.albertaballet.com   (204 words)

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