MCF Provincials held at RBC Convention Centre Saturday

May 15 2019 2:28pm Hundreds of athletes and cheering fans crowded into the RBC Convention Centre in Winnipeg Saturday for the Manitoba Cheer Federation provincial championships. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON( jQuery.ajax({ url: “/gnca-ajax/videoshare-links/{\”id\”:\”” + svp.releaseInfo.contentId + “\”}/”, async: false }).responseText); gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] = resp; } jQuery(‘#videoContainer’).gnca_socialVideoShare(‘init’, gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] ); } }; // don’t do on IE, doesn’t work yet if ( !gNews.Common.isIE && !gNews.Common.isTrident && gNews.Common.isFlash ) { var gnca_videoShareCallbackInterval = window.setInterval( function() { //console.log(‘ !!!…

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Top three things to do around Winnipeg the weekend of May 4

With her weekly pick of fun things to do on the weekend, here is the rundown from Global News Morning’s Kahla Shea.This weekend is all about sipping, shopping and soccer! 1. Spring’s biggest shopping eventEven though I returned home to Winnipeg just last year, I had already heard the name Third + Bird.I had followed them on social media, mooned over the beautiful products for sale and was seriously sad that I was not able to attend their markets.Story continues belowWell this Sunday – I will FINALLY be walking and shopping…

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Top three things to do around Winnipeg the weekend of April 27

With her weekly pick of fun things to do on the weekend, here is the rundown from Global News Morning’s Kahla Shea.Thrift shopping, running for a cause and amateur boxing make up this weekend’s list of events. 1. Fighting the good fightStory continues belowThis weekend, every-day Manitobans will step into the boxing ring to face-off against one another in the 3rd annual Fight for Charity at the RBC Convention Centre.It’s been weeks in the making, 12 to be exact, while these brave folks trained with elite boxing coaches from Pan Am Boxing…

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Red River Ex convention site to expand to meet convention demand

The growing demand for convention space in and around Winnipeg has one facility looking at a massive expansion to accommodate increased numbers.The CEO of the Red River Exhibition Association told 680 CJOB the convention facility at the Portage Avenue grounds just west of the city limits is planning to almost double in size.Story continues below“We’re pretty maxed out,” said Garth Rogerson. “October is always a challenging month, too. We’ve seen such a tremendous increase in business that we’re looking at expanding. We’re actually turning customers away.”Rogerson said the Ex grounds…

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2019 Dream Maker Auction celebrates 25 years

April 15 2019 8:22am The Dream Factory’s Dream Maker Auction is marking 25 years this April. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON( jQuery.ajax({ url: “/gnca-ajax/videoshare-links/{\”id\”:\”” + svp.releaseInfo.contentId + “\”}/”, async: false }).responseText); gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] = resp; } jQuery(‘#videoContainer’).gnca_socialVideoShare(‘init’, gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] ); } }; // don’t do on IE, doesn’t work yet if ( !gNews.Common.isIE && !gNews.Common.isTrident && gNews.Common.isFlash ) { var gnca_videoShareCallbackInterval = window.setInterval( function() { //console.log(‘ !!! gnca_shareVideoCallback REGISTRATION !!! ‘); // exit if required obj isn’t…

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Winnipeg chefs to cook gourmet meal using most-donated food items to Siloam Mission

Siloam Mission will be using food to help raise awareness about some of Winnipeg’s less fortunate.Food Fight is an event running for its first year and will see chefs from around the city cook up a dish with five of the most typical items that are donated.Story continues below“We have turkey, pork, chicken, lots of veggies, we also have your starches like potatoes and rice,” said Siloam Mission food services manager Chris Buffington.READ MORE: Siloam Mission expansion on track one year after breaking groundBuffington notes about 1500 meals are made…

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Top three things to do around Winnipeg the weekend of April 6

With her weekly pick of fun things to do on the weekend, here is the rundown from Global News Morning’s Kahla Shea.April is off to a great start with tons of great events happening all over Winnipeg. 1. Fresh startSpring is certainly the time for sprucing things up, especially when it comes to our homes.The Winnipeg Home + Garden Show is full of experts, who are full of great ideas on all sorts of projects.Getting your home organized this spring

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Top three things to do around Winnipeg the weekend of January 12

With her weekly pick of fun things to do on the weekend, here is the rundown from Global News Morning’s Kahla Shea.We’re expecting a weekend of mild weather — which means it’s a great time to get out and explore our city. Here are just a few options for you to consider. 1. Remodel, Renovate, Revamp!Story continues belowIf you have the urge to switch things up around the old homestead – you’re not alone. Thousands of Winnipeggers will be heading down to the RBC Convention Centre this weekend for the annual Winnipeg Renovation…

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‘Epoxy’: Mike Holmes Jr. dishes on newest trend in home decor

January 11 2019 11:19am Greg Mackling of 680 CJOB sat down with Mike Holmes Jr. Friday to talk about the latest trends in home renovation and design. Holmes is at the Winnipeg Renovation Show all weekend. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON( jQuery.ajax({ url: “/gnca-ajax/videoshare-links/{\”id\”:\”” + svp.releaseInfo.contentId + “\”}/”, async: false }).responseText); gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] = resp; } jQuery(‘#videoContainer’).gnca_socialVideoShare(‘init’, gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] ); } }; // don’t do on IE, doesn’t work yet if ( !gNews.Common.isIE && !gNews.Common.isTrident && gNews.Common.isFlash…

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Endless inspiration awaits at the Winnipeg Renovation Show

January 8 2019 8:53am If your goals for 2019 include revamping your home, head to the Winnipeg Renovation Show for endless inspiration. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON( jQuery.ajax({ url: “/gnca-ajax/videoshare-links/{\”id\”:\”” + svp.releaseInfo.contentId + “\”}/”, async: false }).responseText); gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] = resp; } jQuery(‘#videoContainer’).gnca_socialVideoShare(‘init’, gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] ); } }; // don’t do on IE, doesn’t work yet if ( !gNews.Common.isIE && !gNews.Common.isTrident && gNews.Common.isFlash ) { var gnca_videoShareCallbackInterval = window.setInterval( function() { //console.log(‘ !!! gnca_shareVideoCallback REGISTRATION !!! ‘);…

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