Winnipeg's hidden summer gem

Winnipeg’s hidden summer gem

After three years of having its dock-to-dock bus service dry-docked because of adverse conditions, the Splash Dash Water Bus is back in service this summer.

Olympus: The Greco-Roman Collections of Berlin

Olympus: The Greco-Roman Collections of Berlin

The first major exhibition of classical antiquities in Manitoba in more than half a century, opened last weekend at Winnipeg Art Gallery. And what a collection it is!

They ate, drank and were very charitable

They ate, drank and were very charitable

Eat, drink and be charitable is the official theme for Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation, and there was a bounty of all three at the sold-out event.

Gnocchi with lemon cream sauce, mushrooms and toasted pine nuts.

International culinary adventures inspire

The Culinary Enthusiasts Series of workshops, at Red River College’s new state-of-the-art Paterson Global Institute, are proving to be informative and entertaining hands-on cooking sessions.

The fur trade at Fort Gibraltar

Stepping off the well beaten path

A cross between the likes of curling, shuffleboard, horseshoes and a good dose of rolling moxie…take it from this writer…Belgian bowling is not as easy as it appears!

World class Culinary Institute set to open its doors downtown

World class Culinary Institute set to open its doors downtown

Red River College held a sneak peek of its soon-to-be opened Paterson GlobalFoods Institute earlier this week — and what a peek it was!

'Lights, camera, action' for Nourishing Potential at Rossbrook

‘Lights, camera, action’ for Nourishing Potential at Rossbrook

Young people from Rossbrook House were enthusiastic participants in a TV ad focused on promoting Nourishing Potential – the endowment fund that provides nutritious food for kids and youth.

The new home of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Photo by Ovahlordx.

Project 85 promises to please

Mike Clynes, project director for Stuart Olson Dominion Construction Ltd., builders of the city’s new stadium, unveiled a list of interesting facts about the project and was candid with the crowd about the experience of building the new facility

getting ready to push off

Camp is in full swing on Town Island

B’nai Brith is in its 93rd year of delivering incredible camping experiences at its Lake of the Woods-based outdoor camp.

The last of the best Club House sandwich in the city

Along with all the other Winnipeggers wanting to bid a fond farewell  this week to a city lunch institution, I made a trip to The Wagon Wheel Lunch today to enjoy one of its famous, mouthwatering Club House sandwiches. One cannot go to the Wagon Wheel without having a Club House – at least once. […]