Calgary

Benny the Bear opens up about sex, drugs, and alcohol abuse on the set of Buck Shot

Jul 28th, 2013 | By

By Urban Anomie CALGARY, AB — Benny the Bear is the latest celebrity to open up about the candid details of his personal life in a memoir. The 57-year-old ex-television star who was made famous as Ron “Buck Shot” Barge’s sidekick on The Buck Shot Show is out with a new memoir, titled “Benny: More Than

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Former lobster restaurant employee admits to burning down 16th Ave. location after years of ‘shovelling that shit onto plates’ caused him to snap

Jul 19th, 2013 | By
Lobster

By Urban Anomie CALGARY, AB – Investigators with the Calgary Fire Dept. say they’ve uncovered the motives behind a mysterious fire at a restaurant in the city’s N.W. in the fall of 2011, that forced the closure of the chain restaurant. Former sous chef, Steven White (26), has been charged with arson, mischief, criminal insanity, and

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Video games blamed for violent incident at Calgary kindergarten

Jul 16th, 2013 | By
Video game violence

By Urban Anomie CALGARY, AB — Video games are getting more bad rep this week, after a senior official with the Calgary Police Service blamed them for a recent violent incident that took place in the city. The perpetrator — who is only five years old and was last seen wearing jean coveralls and a red

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The people of the dog park

Mar 18th, 2013 | By

By Urban Anomie The dog park is a great place to people watch. You get to see the same people day after day. Sometimes new people show up, sometime long lost friends return at whim. And what’s really great, is you can leave those relationships at the park . . . like relationships of convenience. During

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