A Funeral for the Electoral Reform Promise

  • Mock funeral for the Liberal’s election reform process. Paula E. Kirman

  • Mike Van Boom delivering the eulogy. Paula E. Kirman

A mock funeral for the Liberal Party’s promise of electoral reform was organized by the Edmonton chapter of Fair Vote Canada and held on February 11, which was the National Day of Action on Electoral Reform. The funeral featured a piper, casket, and procession outside of MP Randy Boissonnault’s constituency office. McCauley resident Mike Van Boom delivered the eulogy. Other area residents were in attendance as well.

Photos by Paula E. Kirman

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  • Frost: An Example of the Delicate Beauty of Nature – McCauley photographer Leif Gregersen captured the natural beauty of frost on trees during January. Leif Gregersen

  • A Cat, Some Birds, and a Chair – An interesting arrangement of ornaments and furniture in the snow. Jayne Russell

  • Frost: An Example of the Delicate Beauty of Nature – McCauley photographer Leif Gregersen captured the natural beauty of frost on trees during January. Leif Gregersen

  • Black History Month at St. Faith’s – Boyle Street resident Sharon Pasula attended a celebration in anticipation of Black History Month at St. Faith’s Anglican Church on 117 Avenue and 93 Street on January 29. February was Black History Month. Sharon Pasula

  • Frost: An Example of the Delicate Beauty of Nature – McCauley photographer Leif Gregersen captured the natural beauty of frost on trees during January. Leif Gregersen

  • Frost: An Example of the Delicate Beauty of Nature – McCauley photographer Leif Gregersen captured the natural beauty of frost on trees during January. Leif Gregersen

  • Frank Spinelli’s Headwear – It just would not be winter in McCauley without hats of some kind appearing on the head of the statue of Frank Spinelli in Giovanni Caboto Park. Leif Gregersen

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