Archive by category Community Features

From human interest to healthy living, the Connect Weekly features focus on a wide-range of topics written for residents of the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo.

Fast Life/Slow Cooked Baked Potato Soup

Fast Life/Slow Cooked Baked Potato Soup

Definitely Delicious By Terri Windover, Connect Contributor I’ve always made a classic baked potato soup on the stove. It’s easily my favourite soup. I …

A ‘Better for You’ Banana Bread

A ‘Better for You’ Banana Bread

Definitely Delicious By Terri Windover, Connect Contributor This is the one you’ve been looking for. A healthier banana bread without the white flour and …

Scopes on the 2018 Alberta Winter Games

Scopes on the 2018 Alberta Winter Games

Catch You on the Rebound By Curtis J. Phillips, Connect Contributor Before you know it, the 2018 Alberta Winter Games will be on our doorstep with Fort …

Local athletes in the United Kingdom

Local athletes in the United Kingdom

Catch You on the Rebound By Curtis J. Phillips, Connect Contributor I’m sitting in a restaurant with friends. And, across the street we can see the Tower …

Raising the Bar

Raising the Bar

Definitely Delicious By Terri Windover, Connect Columnist They are everywhere! Those generic – mass produced – cereal bars that fill the store …

Cravings satisfied with coffee in cake

Cravings satisfied with coffee in cake

Definitely Delicious By Terri Windover, Connect Columnist The best chocolate cake recipe ever? There are plenty of similar claims out there for the best. …

Huskies striking for history

Huskies striking for history

Catch You on the Rebound By Curtis J. Phillips, Connect Contributor On September 29, 2013, the Olympic torch is lit in its birthplace of Ancient Olympia, …

Living through the aftermath

Living through the aftermath

Letter from the Editor By Dawn Booth, Connect Weekly Life is moving forward in Fort McMurray… or is it? At times, it’s impossible to tell as it depends on …

Why pick on Waterways?

Why pick on Waterways?

ONE OPINION By Frances Jean, Connect Contributor Most of the lower town site is in the flood plain and at comparable elevations to Waterways. For instance, my …