Lifestyle(Archives)

Mar
27
2016
Volume
4-3
From a “Hot Mess” to a fitness guru to a self-help author: this town had bigger plans for me than I ever could have imagined. While most come to Fort McMurray looking to improve their finances, I apparently came to transform my entire life. One of Fort McMurray’s best kept…
Mar
27
2016
Volume
4-3
With the price of oil up and down like a bride’s night gown, the fine folks of Fort McMurray continue to soldier on in a battle that seems, at times, to be coming from all angles.  Whether it’s the economy, the Government or the never-ending beating we take in the…
Mar
27
2016
Volume
4-3
This year not only marks the 5th anniversary of the Fort McMurray SPCA’s (FMSPCA) annual Walk to Stop Animal Abuse but for the first time the event will be held on the region’s own Animal Abuse Prevention Day, proclaimed by the Mayor each year as April 23rd.
Jan
28
2016
Volume
4-2
Valentino Garavani, founder of the fashion house, Valentino, famously said, “I know what women want...they want to be beautiful.” This was a thought that he put into every one of his designs through the years, making him quite famous, and putting him at the top of his game when he…
Nov
26
2015
Volume
4-1
A new microscope funded by the Northern Lights Health Foundation has played an instrumental role in the recruitment of a second pathologist to the Wood Buffalo region. Pathology services are based in the Laboratory of the Northern Lights Regional Health Centre, where a variety of testing and clinical consultation services…
Nov
26
2015
Volume
4-1
YMM spoke with the director Joseph Enverga about why it is good to share a meal, the spirit of the community and why flying Frisbees in an Oil Barons’ game are a good cause.
Nov
26
2015
Volume
4-1
Hmmmmm, this beer tastes like surprise and regret.  A shock to the Fort McMurray business world came this summer when owner/general manager Steven Sachse was promptly let go from his GM position at Wood Buffalo Brewing, leaving customers, staff and Sachse scratching their heads. “I felt like someone came into…

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