100 Men Who Give a Damn
The sports bar at Boston Pizza is packed and the parking lot is chock-a-block. It’s a sunny Tuesday evening in April, and the 100 Airdrie Men Who Give a Damn are gathered for their quarterly meeting of drinking and do-gooding.
On the bench
The story begins as any heartwarming saga should. Two best buds make a pact to better their lives on New Year’s Eve and then begin the craziest year of their lives.
Local aviation enthusiasts have been meeting as a club for decades, but it wasn’t until the last year that the Airdrie Flying Club (AFC) became a formal society. The club has about 40 members of all ages who share a passion for flying.
Keeping the bizz in family buizz-ness
A swarm of bees settled under one of the houses on the family farm. While researching ways to get the hive to leave, he became rather enamoured with the insect. Calvin now has three hives, in which 60,000 honeybees live per hive. He tells me this constitutes a very small apiary.