Employing the Unemployed

 

Monthly Archives: February 2010

Employing the Unemployed

Winnipeg’s downtown sidewalks may look a lot cleaner thanks to a program that employs the city’s homeless population with beautification projects – like picking up litter or removing snow – along the streets and sidewalks of the inner city.

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Banner Art on Display

The work of over 100 of Winnipeg’s top graphic artists is on display at Portage Place from now until March 31.

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Sports Bar Vegas Style

Two local businessmen will be injecting some Las Vegas glam into the blossoming nightlife around the MTS Centre, with the opening next month of a new mega sports bar on Portage Avenue.

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Blue Loonie Winners!

The Downtown BIZ held a December promotional contest for its Blue Loonie program. The first 10 Blue Loonie business participants to purchase 50 Blue Loonies between December 22 and December 31 were awarded 50 complimentary Blue Loonies on behalf of the Downtown BIZ.

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Portage and Main Adds Prestige

D’Arcy & Deacon’s Grant Stefanson checks out the new home being renovated in the Richardson Building in downtown Winnipeg.

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De-Icing

GETTING BACK ON THEIR FEET, KEEPING YOU ON YOURS

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Take One Downtown

Check out this article about downtown development by Bartley Kives

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Chinatown Banner Revealed

It’s going to be a year of strength and power, according to Chinese beliefs, as the Year of the Tiger rolls in for the Chinese New Year this week.

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