From the rubble of the former Winnipeg Public Safety Building, once a fine example of brutalist style architecture circa 1965 and fallen out of favor, one steps back another 100 years for a glimpse at a collection of buildings housing Red River College on Princess street known as the Barber Block after architect Charles Arnold Barber.
Young entrepreneurs attempt to cash in on the curious facial hair worn by the Winnipeg Jets’ Finnish star Patrik Laine before the start of game six of the Western Conference semi final between the Nashville Predators and the Winnipeg Jets in Winnipeg Manitoba, May 7, 2018. Lyle Stafford/The Globe and Mail
As temperatures froze at the -30c mark, the big prairie sky lent itself to a display of sun dogs. The sun dog is a member of the family of halos, caused by the refraction of sunlight by ice crystals in the atmosphere. Lyle Stafford/Image
If you have the chance to see a show at the Paramount Theatre in Seattle Washington, do it. If you have the chance to see The National, anywhere, do it.
A cyclist crosses the Arlington Street Bridge at sunset in Winnipeg Manitoba, April 21, 2016. The 103-year-old structure, built in Birmingham England, crosses the CPR Winnipeg Yards. A $1.5-million study into possible replacements has determined it must be torn down.
At the Toronto International Film Festival 40th anniversary September 2015.
The Canadian women’s sitting volleyball team is introduced at the Markham Pan Am Centre before their preliminary game against Cuba during Parapan Am competition in Markham Ontario, August 9, 2015.
A girl who cannot be identified stands near the Best Western Hotel where she is in Child and Family Services care in Winnipeg Manitoba, March 9, 2015.
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Fifty two year old Peter Ribaric, on the street for two years, tries on a scarf in Old Market Square in Winnipeg Manitoba, December 7, 2014. Chase the Chill Winnipeg’s first graffiti/yarn bombing event that distributes scarves in public places so that those in need regardless of income and without any qualifiers can help themselves.
World War ll veteran, 92 year old Len Van Roon, who landed on Juno Beach during D-Day as twenty year old, stands in the living room of his home in Winnipeg Manitoba, Canada, November 6. 2014.
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