Canada Day in Strathmore saw the entire town blanketed with Canadian flags, and residents and visitors enjoying the festivities on Sunday July 1 decked out in red and white.
Monique Massiah, Strathmore Standard
On Thursday June 14 Luc Lalonde, VP of Marketing and Richard Rodgers, president of Rodgers and Associates fanned out throughout the community presenting awards for the Strathmore Business Appreciation Awards.
A former Strathmore resident, film-maker Keena Herman, has won a $10,000 grant from Storyhive to create a short film called 'Moja Mama.'
Local violinist Timothy Steeves has been awarded the Lieutenant Governor of Alberta's Arts Award Foundation's Emerging Artist Award. Steeves was presented with the award from Lieutenant Governor Lois Mitchell in Edmonton last weekend at Government House.
There are a number of opportunities available for entrepreneurs seeking to move forward, with the help of Community Futures Wildrose. The non-profit organization was profiled during the regular meeting of Wheatland County council on June 5.
The first few images from the inside of the new Strathmore Motor Products Sports Centre were shared with members of Wheatland County council during their regular meeting of June 5. The facility and the attached George Freeman School in Strathmore are a joint project of the Town of Strathmore, Wheatland County and Golden Hills School Division.
There were 21 first responders from Wheatland County who received recently Fire Services Exemplary Service Medals on May 27 during a private ceremony with Alberta Lieutenant Governor Lois Mitchell.
In 2019 the town of Strathmore may install lights along Westridge Road from Westmount Drive to the WID canal (Cemetery Road).
The safety of young students crossing Brent Boulevard from Wheatland Elementary School was an issue that was listed during the regular council meeting, as an administrative inquiry.
The Strathmore High School Awards night was held on June 7 at the school gym. There students were not only recognized for their academic achievements, but also their work in the community and personal improvement. Awards ranged from citizenship awards, scholarships and bursaries, and awards for math, science and CTS. The Student of the Year Award,
This fall there will be a new outdoor education program offered at Strathmore High School. Outdoor education programs offer young people the ability to practice hands on skills in an outdoor environment, but also helps students practise survival and leadership skills.
Plans for new curb drops and accessible parking spaces throughout downtown Strathmore were viewed by members of the town council during their regular meeting on June 6. The council accepted the information, but so far plans have not yet been approved.
Ecole Brentwood Elementary School is slowly undergoing a globalizing change, even through it's official name, the school is becoming part of the francophonie, or French speaking community.
It's spring time and there's royal fever in the air across the globe. On June 2 members of the Commonwealth will be celebrating the 65th anniversary of Her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth II's coronation.
The Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) is a Special Olympics fundraiser initiative that is held annually with the aim of raising awareness and funds for Special Olympics Canada. This year, LETR will be working in conjunction with Boston Pizza in Strathmore.
Markus Lehmann, a director with the Strathmore and District Chamber of Commerce spoke before the Wheatland County council on May 15 about the progress the chamber has made in 2018 and their plans for the future.
Hundreds of young people crossed the stage at Strathmore High School on May 26, accepting their diplomas and moving onto the next phases in their lives after graduation 2018.
The writ could drop at any moment and United Conservative Party Chestermere- Rocky View MLA Leela Aheer has been touring the community, hosting town halls to speak with people who will be constituents in the new riding of Chestermere-Strathmore.
The Strathmore Business Appreciation Awards will be held on June 14 at the Royal Canadian Legion. The first annual event is being hosted by Rodgers & Associates, a company which specializes in hosting unique and fun special events.
Strathmore Sobeys was celebrated on May 23 outside the Sobeys store, for their efforts to secure the naming rights for the indoor walking track at the new Strathmore Motor Products Sports Centre.