A stone's throw from Wolseley, the streamlined cornice of the Robert Fletcher Building accentuates the structure's horizontal thrust. It was the source for a new cornice for the Union Tower Building, a skyscraper in the shadow of Portage and Main.


  • Halloween activities for the little ones

    10/28/2014 2:51 PM 0

    I’m the father of a toddler, so trick or treating isn’t in the cards right now.  

    And that’s OK because ......

  • Non-perishable food items such as canned soup will be collected at Halloween Howl, a family fun night at Valour Community Centre on Fri., Oct. 24.

    Have fun and help others this Halloween

    10/22/2014 4:51 PM 0
  • Young... old... and unsure what a ‘hipster’ is or does? Consult our columnist’s tips... and get to work developing a liking for espresso-based hot drinks.

    “OMG, I’m a tuque-wearing hipster.”

    10/7/2014 8:07 AM 0
  • Interactive mural highlights diversity

    10/7/2014 8:10 AM 0

    Everyone has a story, and art is a very personal way to connect with that story.

    A Metro ...

  • Among Wolseley’s monuments to women’s history in Canada is the mural on the east side of the CP rail overpass at Portage Avenue near Empress Street, that remembers 10 missing or murdered aboriginal Manitobans.

    Happy Women’s History Month?

    09/30/2014 7:59 AM 0
  • If you walk, ride, jog or drive down Assiniboine, you may have seen the ‘triplets’ for yourself. These three fawns and their family are one of many things currently drawing attention in Westwood.

    Post-summer updates from Westwood

    09/16/2014 7:52 AM 0

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