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Explore Alberta: How To Make The Most of Open Farm Days 2016 (Preview)

Linda Hoang - August 15, 2016
Grand Taste Tour 124 Grand Market Farms

(Photo above: getting an urban farm tour at Lactuca Farm Northlands during the Grand Taste Tour in July!)  I’m super excited for the weekend (August 20 + 21) – when farms and ranches across Alberta open up to the public for the fourth annual Alberta Open Farm Days 2016!  Alberta Open Farm Days is like a big open house for the province’s farms. It gives Albertans the easy (and for the …

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Explore Alberta: 10 Things To Do in Grande Prairie (#TheRoadIsCalling with the Alberta Motor Association)

Linda Hoang - August 10, 2016
Philip J Currie Museum - Grande Prairie - Explore Alberta - Highway 43 - Travel - Dinosaur

This summer, I hit the road with the Alberta Motor Association and my friend Diane, to explore Grande Prairie in northern Alberta as part of AMA’s ‘The Road is Calling’ summer campaign. The Road is Calling encourages Albertans to visit attractions across the province and share adventures using the hashtag #TheRoadisCalling. AMA is even running a #TheRoadIsCalling contest you can enter for a chance to win a prize valued at $9,000! …

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Recap + Giveaway: Try June Pork Month Food Specials & Enter to Win Tickets to Porkapalooza Ribfest!

Linda Hoang - June 13, 2015
Passion for Pork

There are so many tasty deals and food specials going on in Edmonton this month – because June is Pork Month! To celebrate, Passion for Pork has teamed up with restaurants in Edmonton and Calgary to offer special, Alberta pork-themes dishes. The participating restaurants in Edmonton include: Ampersand 27 Canteen Harts Table Fairmont Hotel MacDonald LUX Steakhouse & Bar North 53 Packrat Louie Red Ox Inn …

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Alberta Primetime: Pop Culture Panel (Dec. 12, 2013)

Linda Hoang - December 14, 2013

Click the image above or the link below to watch the December 12 Alberta Primetime Pop Culture Panel (#PTPopCulture) in which I am a guest panelist! We talk viral hoaxes, WestJet miracle, Facebook ‘sympathize’ button & the kindness of Albertans. Click here to watch the Dec. 12 Pop Culture Panel I was on the panel with Calgary-based comedians Trent McClellan and Lori Gibbs. Alberta Primetime …

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Review: Alberta Railway Museum

Linda Hoang - May 21, 2013

Over the long weekend, Mike and I were really inspired to take a day trip (or a half-day trip). After browsing through Edmonton Regional Tourism Group’s Edmonton’s Countryside website, we decided on heading to the Alberta Railway Museum! I hadn’t even heard of the Alberta Railway Museum before this weekend. The outdoor museum is located north east of the city and is an outdoor display …

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Clicks of the Week: November 26 to December 3, 2012 Edition

Linda Hoang - December 3, 2012

Welcome to Clicks of the Week: November 26 to December 3, 2012 Edition! Clicks of the Week is a weekly round up of news. It used to be Clicks of the Day, but Linda’s life got busy so now it’s a weekly thing. Number of Clicks will be dependent again on the busyness of life that week. Edmonton/Alberta/Canada Speaker rules Redford was not in contempt …

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Clicks of the Day: Thursday, September 6, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - September 6, 2012

Welcome to Thursday, September 6, 2012’s Clicks of the Day! Clicks of the Day is a daily round up of news posted Sunday through Thursday with quantity and quality of content differing depending on how busy Linda’s day is. Edmonton/Alberta/Canada High school principal lashing out at ‘culture of the media’ “In a sound clip sent to CTV News, the principal of Ross Sheppard High School …

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Clicks of the Day: Tuesday, September 4, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - September 4, 2012
Thor and loki Photo of the Day

Welcome to Tuesday, September 4 2012’s Clicks of the Day! Clicks of the Day is a daily round up of news posted Sunday through Thursday with quantity and quality of content differing depending on how busy Linda’s day is. Edmonton/Alberta/Canada Social Media Breakfast Edmonton “On the morning of the last Friday of each month, something pretty cool happens in our city. Dozens of Edmontonians come …

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Clicks of the Day: August 31, September 1, 2 2012 Weekend Edition!

Linda Hoang - September 2, 2012

Welcome to the three-day roundup … Weekend Edition (August 31, September 1, 2) of Clicks of the Day! Clicks of the Day is a daily round up of news posted Sunday through Thursday with quantity and quality of content differing depending on how busy Linda’s day is. Edmonton/Alberta/Canada Alberta Legislature building celebrates its centennial birthday “Rainy weather didn’t stop a massive celebration from taking place …

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Clicks of the Day: Monday, August 27, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - August 27, 2012
Loki Photo of the Day

Welcome to Monday, August 27 2012’s Clicks of the Day! Clicks of the Day is a daily round up of news posted Sunday through Thursday with quantity and quality of content differing depending on how busy Linda’s day is. Edmonton/Alberta/Canada Edmonton cyclist loses control, dies under wheels of cement truck “An Edmonton cyclist clipped the side mirror of a parked pickup on Whyte Avenue, lost …

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