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Emil Tiedemann
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I am a proud Edmontonian who has a hankering for travelling the world (one day); but for now I am a blogger and wannabe writer & photographer with a love for music, movies, design, books, and zombies!
I am a proud Edmontonian who has a hankering for travelling the world (one day); but for now I am a blogger and wannabe writer & photographer with a love for music, movies, design, books, and zombies!

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Reason #79 of '101 Reasons Why I Heart Edmonton'
The Shopping By Emil Tiedemann When its Christmastime in Edmonton, there’s no shortage of options when it comes to where to get your holiday shopping done. All year round, there’s an abundance of places offering up everything from the international brand na...

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Reason #78 of '101 Reasons Why I Heart Edmonton'
The Nonprofits By Emil Tiedemann My parents had to raise four kids on next to nothing at times, and so making ends meet was often a struggle when we were growing up. I can’t imagine how difficult it must have been, but I certainly appreciate it now.  I reme...

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Reason #77 of '101 Reasons Why I Heart Edmonton'
Art Gallery of Alberta By Emil Tiedemann Shortly before the brand new Art Gallery of Alberta opened to the public on January 31, 2010, myself and a group of fellow bloggers were treated to a private tour of the unconventional structure designed by late arch...

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Reason #76 of '101 Reasons Why I Heart Edmonton'
The Quarters By Emil Tiedemann If you don’t go downtown on a regular basis, there’s a good chance you have no idea what “ the Quarters ” is. I frequent the downtown, and yet I had no recollection of the City working on such a game-changing project, until ye...

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Reason #75 of '101 Reasons Why I Heart Edmonton'
Edmonton Public Library By Emil Tiedemann Only West Edmonton Mall gets more visitors on an annual basis than the 18 Edmonton Public Libraries combined, at more than 14 million people! They borrowed well-over 10 million books, CDs, DVDs, and magazines from t...

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Reason #74 of '101 Reasons Why I Heart Edmonton'
William Hawrelak Park By Emil Tiedemann More than 10,000 people paid their respects to William Hawrelak (1915-75) as his body lay in city council chambers, after the former Edmonton mayor suffered a heart attack and passed away on November 7, 1975.  Locals ...

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Reason #73 of '101 Reasons Why I Heart Edmonton'
Brewery District & Oliver By Emil Tiedemann The historic Molson Brewery in the Oliver area, just blocks away from Ice District, closed its doors for good in August 2007, following an ongoing worker’s strike. It was the end of an era of Edmonton’s long brewi...

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Reason #72 of '101 Reasons Why I Heart Edmonton'
The Road Trips By Emil Tiedemann Road trips are how most young Edmontonians experience some of their first and most memorable adventures, leaving the parents at home and grabbing a few friends and some 7-11 snacks to set out on the open road.    Jasper, les...

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Reason #71 of '101 Reasons Why I Heart Edmonton'
Hometown Celebs By Emil Tiedemann Edmonton is actually the hometown to plenty of national and international movie, music, and television stars! Don’t believe me? Go ahead and Google filmmaker Will Beauchamp ( Pariahs ), actress Michelle Beaudoin ( Sabrina, ...

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Reason #70 of '101 Reasons Why I Heart Edmonton'
Neon Sign Museum By Emil Tiedemann I envy the nighttime streets of Austin and Nashville, lit up with neon signs welcoming visitors into local bars and shops. There’s just something about those colourful beacons that makes us want to head downtown and listen...
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