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Clicks of the Day: Thursday, May 31, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - May 31, 2012

Welcome to Thursday, May 31 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 Teacher says zeros prepare students for real world “Two weeks after an Edmonton high school teacher said he was suspended, Lynden Dorval told CTV News …

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Clicks of the Day: Wednesday, May 16, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - May 16, 2012

Welcome to Wednesday, May 16 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 New downtown arena images revealed, questions over funding remain “New concept images and video of the proposed downtown arena were released Wednesday, but questions still …

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Clicks of the Day: Wednesday, May 2, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - May 2, 2012

Welcome to Wednesday, May 2 2012’s Clicks of the Day! Edmonton/Alberta/Canada Report on MLA compensation recommends scrapping transition allowances “Alberta’s provincial politicians should be paid $134,000 a year, plus up to $67,000 more when they take on extra responsibilities, says an independent salary review released Wednesday… Major also advised the government to scrap the gold-plated transition allowances that cost taxpayers more than $15 million this …

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Clicks of the Day: Tuesday, April 24, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - April 24, 2012

Welcome to Tuesday, April 24 2012’s Clicks of the Day! Edmonton/Alberta/Canada The last provincial Election-related round up or awhile! ;) Alberta PCs win a poll-defying feat “The story was already written, edited and ready for the history books: Alberta’s 41-year Progressive Conservative dynasty is dethroned by an upstart party claiming to be the true voice of the right in Wildrose Country. But that’s not the …

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Clicks of the Day: Tuesday, April 17, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - April 17, 2012

Welcome to Tuesday, April 17 2012’s Clicks of the Day! Edmonton/Alberta/Canada Calgary-based Wildrose candidate attributes his electoral edge to being Caucasian “A day after an Edmonton-based Wildrose candidate came under fire for controversial religious views, a Calgary-based candidate with the party found himself in the headlines for on-air comments suggesting his chances of victory were better than his non-white rivals. “I think as a Caucasian …

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Clicks of the Day: Thursday, April 12, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - April 12, 2012

Welcome to Thursday, April 12 2012’s Clicks of the Day! Edmonton/Alberta/Canada Opposition piles on Redford in Alberta election leaders debate “Alberta’s three opposition leaders took turns piling on the premier in the only televised leaders debate of the hotly contested provincial election campaign. They challenged Progressive Conservative Leader Alison Redford on her government’s deficit budgeting, the alleged bullying of doctors and a legislature committee where …

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Clicks of the Day: Monday, April 9, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - April 9, 2012

Welcome to Monday, April 9 2012’s Clicks of the Day! Edmonton/Alberta/Canada Jasper Avenue gets a makeover “Construction is scheduled to start next month on a long-term plan to restore Jasper Avenue to its place of honour as Edmonton’s Main Street. A controversial makeover in the 1980s that included several blocks of concrete medians decorated with globes — described by one councillor as “bunkers with hand …

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Clicks of the Day: April 6, 7, 8 2012 Weekend Edition!

Linda Hoang - April 8, 2012

Welcome to the three-day roundup … Weekend Edition (April 6, 7 and 8) of Clicks of the Day! (I only do one Clicks of the Day post for the weekends so that I can actually have a weekend, lol. And amount of content will fluctuate depending on how much of a weekend I actually have!) Edmonton/Alberta/Canada Alberta candidate says he was assaulted while campaigning “Alberta …

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Clicks of the Day: Monday, December 19, 2011 Edition!

Linda Hoang - December 19, 2011

Welcome to Monday, December 19 2011’s Clicks of the Day! Kim Jong-il’s death brings new opportunities – and new perils – to the U.S. “The death of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-il, the unpredictable and brutal ‘Dear Leader’ who menaced the region with nuclear weapons while haplessly letting more than 1-million of his people starve to death, leaves an unstable succession.” Hope Kim Jong Il’s …

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