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Finding balance in small business

By DAWN BOOTH, Managing Editor of Connect Weekly I’ve been a freelance journalist for well over a decade. Straight out of college, it wasn’t easy to land a …

A Few Good Men starts theatre series

A Few Good Men starts theatre series

By KIRAN MALIK-KHAN, Connect Contributor The problem with producing a play that is also a Hollywood blockbuster is, well, it will be compared to the said …

Social misunderstanding

By DAWN BOOTH, Managing Editor of Connect Weekly With the upcoming federal election on everyone’s mind, debates and arguments have taken over our online …

Drama series off to a good start

Drama series off to a good start

By CURTIS J. PHILLIPS, Connect Contributor Keyano Theatre & Arts Centre (KTAC) has found a few good men and women as the curtain drops for the 2015-2016 …

Targeting Tower Road

Targeting Tower Road

By DAWN BOOTH, Managing Editor of Connect Weekly As part of a Fort McMurray Environment Committee initiative, I was joined by fellow FMEC members: Karen Puga, …

Back to clean up Tower Road

Back to clean up Tower Road

By DAWN BOOTH, Managing Editor of Connect Weekly Once again, the state of Tower Road is littered with empty shotgun shells, unwanted furniture… the list goes …

Highway hopes and hinders

By DAWN BOOTH, Managing Editor of Connect Weekly As I rarely travel Highway 63 – once or twice a year for family trips – last Friday’s travel South …

Barriers of budgeting

By Dawn Booth, Managing Editor of Connect Weekly Residents are undoubtedly feeling the effects of the economy with a new school year in full force. In a recent …