Category Archives: Canada

A Marvel in his own lifetime. RIP Stan Lee

Stan Lee died today, aged 95.  I had the good fortune to be in the Stampede Corral, Calgary on May 16, 2016, to photograph and listen to the creator of Spider-Man and many other characters in the Marvel universe. It … Continue reading

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Hockey Remembers

The First World War ended this day, one hundred years ago. A special anniversary of Remembrance Day, when we can take a few moments, in unison, to reflect on the ultimate sacrifice of our service men and women, all the … Continue reading

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Fire Red Stir it Up at the Wailin’ Ed Arena

Hello Hockey Fans Calgary Fire Red faced off against their local rivals, Airdrie Lightning on Sunday at the Ed Whalen Arena, named after broadcaster and voice of the Calgary Flames from 1980-1999, who is fondly remembered for his commentaries and … Continue reading

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Ba de ya: Fire Red dancing and skating into November

    Viney’s Discotheque The disco ball was rotating; the dry ice smoking. DJ McE put the song that never ends on the turntable and everyone got up and danced. Viney’s discotheque was in the groove … Almost like that, … Continue reading

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Fire Red score four in Lethbridge‘s cathedral of hockey

Fire Red Midget AA went on their first road trip of the season on Sunday and came back home to Calgary with the points from four unanswered goals against Lethbridge Cyclones. It was a convincing performance that had some well-executed … Continue reading

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Red White Clash in season opener

Fire Sisters, Calgary The Alberta Female Hockey League Midget AA season started up on Saturday with a Calgary derby at Rose Kohn Arena between Calgary Fire Red and their Fire White sisters. Twenty minutes into the game, the teams were … Continue reading

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Exhibition check-in for the Calgary Fire Red MAA pre-season

  Crossfield, Alberta It was the first time for me in Crossfield; a chance to find out what lies in this Alberta community beyond the stand-out gas plant, now run by TAQA, that you can see travelling on the QE … Continue reading

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