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Improvements to 1 Street S.W. celebrated

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 11:16

Victoria Park BIA Executive Director David LowEven though winter has now arrived in Calgary, David Low, Victoria Park Business Improvement Area’s Executive Director, is still eager to get out on his daily walking tours. These days he seems to be more energized than ever after his walks.

Former homeless Calgarian on how he got out of the woods

Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 20:00

A former Calgary man who lived on the streets for more than a decade says there is no simple solution when it comes to addressing illegal camps around the city.

City Services: Remembrance Day 2015

Monday, November 9, 2015 - 10:00

Get Around
Calgary Transit will be operating on a Saturday level of service. Check our schedules page to find out when your bus is running and stay up-to-date with changes to your route with Transit email alerts.

“Don’t look at me like a monster" says woman convicted of second degree murder in 2012 death of John Herrera Garcia

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 18:01

Chantelle Campbell will serve 14 years
before being eligible for parole for the
May 2012 beating death of John Herrera
Garcia on a Beltline street.

Calgary Centre results throughout the night

Monday, October 19, 2015 - 16:14

Calgary Centre is a multicultural and largely urban riding that includes the city's downtown core and Beltline area, in addition to communities like Ramsay, Mission and Inglewood.

Christopher Tooley ID'd as Beltline suspicious death victim

Friday, October 16, 2015 - 13:44

Calgary police have identified the man found dead in a Beltline alley on Sunday.

Calgary Beltline murder could be drug-related, say police

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 18:54

The death of a man in an alley behind a
Beltline grocery store over the weekend
could be a drug deal gone wrong.

Drugs possibly involved in suspicious death in Beltline

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 16:18

Calgary police say the death of a man in the Beltline on Sunday may be drug-related. Investigators also believe there may have been witnesses, and are seeking the public's help.

Homicide unit investigating man's death in Beltline

Monday, October 12, 2015 - 11:42

Calgary's homicide unit is investigating a suspicious death in the Beltline after a man's body was found in the vicinity of 7th Street and 12th Avenue S.W.

Driver runs over man after verbal altercation in Beltline

Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 14:33

Police are investigating after a hit and run Thursday morning in the Beltline that sent a man in his 20s to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Man acting erratically in downtown Calgary found with a replica handgun

Friday, September 25, 2015 - 20:50

Police are again warning Calgarians about the
dangers of replica handguns after a man was
arrested for waving one around in the Beltline.

Verdicts handed down in fatal Beltline beating

Friday, September 25, 2015 - 20:12

A Calgary jury has decided the fate of three people accused in the fatal beating attack on John Herrera Garcia in the city's Beltline in 2012.

'Bad choices do not make him guilty,' says lawyer at fatal Beltline beating trial

Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 14:54

If defence lawyers involved in the John Herrera Garcia murder trial have their way, the jury will come back with a different verdict for each of the three people charged.

'I never seen no blood that night,' accused in fatal Beltline beating tells court

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 14:00

A second man accused in the brutal beating death of John Herrera Garcia told the jury he had no idea he was injured and didn't contribute to his death.

Accused in fatal Beltline beating says he didn't touch the victim

Monday, September 21, 2015 - 16:34

One of three people accused of kicking a Calgary man to death testified in his own defence today.

Man who came to aid of Calgary fatal beating victim tells court John Herrera Garcia was 'barely moving' when he found him

Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 00:05

When Wade Haverchuk went to investigate an assault outside his Beltline apartment complex he found a victim “barely” moving.

Police operation targets drug trafficking and firearm possession

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 - 08:15

The Calgary Police Service Gang Enforcement Team has concluded a criminal investigation into drug trafficking and firearm possession offenses.
On August 4, 2015, police executed search warrants for residences in the communities of Panorama and the Beltline. As a result of the warrants, Sina VALAYATI, 19, of Calgary is charged with:

Kids build confidence and community through Summer Adventures

Monday, August 31, 2015 - 16:21

When Uchechi Akuanyionwu arrived in Calgary four months ago from the United Kingdom, her six-year-old daughter Chinelo was shy and uneasy around people outside her family. Fast forward through the summer and today the young girl’s social skills have improved so much, mom no longer worries how she’ll do starting school next week.Uchechi credits The City’s Summer Adventures program, a seven-week summer day camp for six- to 12-year olds, for the changes she sees in her daughter.

The Story of the Hop In Brew House

Sunday, August 23, 2015 - 22:42

...out-of-towners to, these days the Beltline's Hop in Brew (213 12 Ave. S.W.) is mainly known for tap beers ... Denver who moved his livestock to Calgary back when its total population hovered around the 44,000 mark...

Instagram Photos nearby Beltline Towers

Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 22:27

endoxist First time back since Thursday: no traffic lights, no power, no soul. Calgary is slowly cleaning up. 2y

Wind warning system helps prevent tragedy in Calgary

Monday, August 17, 2015 - 22:30

...highrise construction site in Calgary.The debris was thrown from the building by high winds. It was ... warning system for the city of Calgary that is mandatory for any contractor building higher than five...

...townhomes now available at Calgary's Park Point development

Monday, August 17, 2015 - 16:09

...development.Located in the heart of Calgary’s Beltline, these eight street-level residences were designed with ... recreational activities.In cities like Calgary, where fluctuations in the economy are not uncommon, homebuyers...

White: Flames shouldn't overlook Stampede Park for megaproject

Friday, August 14, 2015 - 21:00

...of Calgary and Mount Royal, as well as Foothills and Children’s hospitals.As the Calgary Flames’ ... city should ask the Calgary Stampede board and the Calgary Sports and Entertainment Corp. to work together...

Calgary Real Estate: Office Towers Are Bleeding Tenants, Says Report

Friday, August 14, 2015 - 12:05

Empty offices are also increasing in Calgary's Beltline area, where vacancies stood at 14.5 per cent ... impact on the residential market.Calgary home sales fell almost 14 per cent last month compared to last...

Apartment Rentals in Downtown Calgary by O hotel suites

Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 08:37

...Downtown Calgary by O hotel suitesO hotel suites is one of a kind among the various Calgary Hotels Downtown ... various locations throughout Calgary’s downtown and beltline area.– August 13, 2015 11:50 am Apartments for...