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Glow Gardens (until Jan. 4)
Glow is the largest indoor Christmas festival in greater Edmonton.

Shumka's Nutcracker (Dec. 15)
The media is calling this the “best” Nutcracker performance for generations.

Christmas Bureau Breakfast (Dec. 17)
Give some holiday cheer at this charitable event.

Edmonton Christmas Market (until Dec. 21)
A first-of-it’s-kind holiday festival in the heart of downtown Edmonton presented by ATB Place. Check out the market at Thursdays and Fridays from 3:00-8:00PM and Saturdays 12:00-6:00PM!

A Christmas Carol (until Dec. 23)
A holiday classic, not to be missed.

Boxing Day (Dec. 26)
Sales events happening around the city, don’t miss out on savings!

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When you think luxury property, what comes to mind?

Are we talking mega mansion with panoramic views and rooftop patio with helicopter pad?

How about a sprawling home gym that more closely resembles a private superspa? What’s that? A superspa usually takes up an entire floor and can come complete with your own team of personal trainers and a movable climbing wall. It features every type of exercise equipment plus wet, dry and infrared saunas, lap pools, massage rooms and meditation gardens. Everything in a superspa is run by smart technology.

Luxury homes with features like this are real. They’re sometimes sold with on-call staff to help run them and these days the list of features is limited only by our imaginations. Luxury homes around the

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Stunning BRAND NEW Custom Built 2 Storey on quiet cul-de-sac in Ambleside boasts 2811 sqft, 4 bdrms, 4 baths, bonus room & double attached garage all on a pie shaped lot. Gleaming tile floors and high ceilings welcome you in the spacious entrance. Continue through to the open concept formal living room with hardwood floors, stone faced fireplace, and direct access to the back deck.The exquisite GOURMET KITCHEN w/ black ss appliances features custom cabinetry, beautiful light fixtures & large island. Don't forge the SPICE KITCHEN. Overlook the HUGE backyard from the dining area. Custom mudroom, bedroom & 3 pce bath complete this level. Upper level boasts spacious bonus room. Find the gorgeous 5pce ensuite in the master suite, 2 additional bdrms, 4 pce

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Every year on November 11, Canadians pause in a silent moment of remembrance for the men and women who have served, and continue to serve our country during times of war, conflict and peace.
– Veterans Affairs Canada (veterans.gc.ca)

More than 2.3 million Canadians have served our country in World War I (1914 to 1918), World War II (1939 to 1845), the Korean War (1950 to 1953) and other wars and conflicts.

More than 118,000 Canadians have died serving Canada and helping to protect the values of our country and the free world.

Please visit the Veterans Affairs Canada website at veterans.gc.ca for an educational backgrounder on Remembrance Day. It includes the following statement:

“The Canadians who went off to war in distant lands went in

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Article from Edmonton Real Estate Board from November 4, 2019: MLS® Sales Up Year-Over-Year While Market Remains Stable

Edmonton, November 4, 2019: Total residential unit sales in the Edmonton Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) real estate market for the month of October 2019 increased 8.10% compared to October 2018 and decreased 3.82% from September 2019. The number of new residential listings is down, dropping 5.92% from October 2018. Overall inventory in the Edmonton CMA fell 9.26% from October of last year. Single family home unit sales are up 3.85% and condo unit sales increased 5.30% from the same period of time last year.

All residential average prices are down slightly at $353,546, a 2.44% decrease from October 2018, and are virtually

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Article curtesy of YEGisHOME.ca:

The Rutherford neighbourhood is located within the Heritage Valley Servicing Concept Design Brief (SCDB) area in Southwest Edmonton. The neighbourhood is bounded by Ellerslie Road (9th Avenue) to the north, 111th Street to the east, 25th Avenue to the south, and 119th/127th Streets to the west.

Prior to urban development, Rutherford was a predominantly agricultural area, with some country residential land use located along the western perimeter. When the Heritage Valley SCDB is fully developed, Rutherford will be surrounded on all sides by residential neighbourhoods. Rutherford’s neighbourhood plan was designed to accommodate a mixture of low- and medium-density housing units with space for recreational

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Check out our photo gallery of beautiful garden planters you can place by your front door or even inside your home. Be inspired by colorful foliage to further enhance your curb appeal. 

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With the advent of fall comes a lot of festivities from Thanksgiving to Halloween. All those decorations and celebrations can make it the perfect time to sell a home with that in mind. 

Don’t simply let the season wash over you — use it to your advantage. The fall can be a hot season to sell, after families have returned from summer vacations and kids have settled in school but before the rush of Christmas.

For example, there are several fall decorating strategies that can help sell a home faster. Pull out the throw blankets on the couch, light some spiced candles and create that warm, cozy feeling in your place. It’s exactly that type of décor and staging that can set the scene for a very happy sale.

At the same time, check basic maintenance

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Just because the water is getting cooler doesn’t mean it’s time to hang up your gardening gloves just yet — fall can be a great time to focus on indoor plants.

Unlike an outdoor garden, houseplants can survive even the bleakest of seasons to continue lighting up a room and, in some cases, providing food to harvest all throughout the year.

These are some of the best ones to plant now.

Tillansia
These are also known as “air plants” because of how easy they are to maintain. They sustain themselves off the moisture in the air and require no soil to grow. They come in hundreds of different forms to add a splash of life to a room.

Spider plant
This pretty little potted plant spills over with long, lush foliage but requires little work to keep

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