The Yards

Edmonton’s Central Magazine


Losing Money to Stay Open

Without regulation, third-party delivery apps could be the end of local restaurants In the early months of 2020, before most of us had heard about the COVID-19 virus that was sweeping across China, Samuel Lee and his family decided to close the dining room of their two Hanjan Korean restaurants in Edmonton. They were the […]


Coyotes and Jackrabbits and Elm Trees, Oh My!

Exploring the wildlife all around us in the core of the city Edmonton’s core is known for many things: the noble Legislature, bustling Jasper Avenue, and the vibrant Oliver neighbourhood. What doesn’t often come to mind is the wildlife. The streets we navigate daily are shared with plants, animals, and insects. According to Mary-Ann Thurber, […]

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We sing the praises of two of the many women who make the downtown scene so rich

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