News from Calgary

Calgary is putting in a bid to host the 2005 World's Fair, banking on its success in hosting the 1988 Winter Olympics. The year 2005 has special significance, since it marks Alberta's 100th birthday.

The Radisson Plaza Hotel in downtown Calgary has been bought by the Marriott Corporation. As of April 1, the hotel's new name will be the Calgary Marriott. The new owners are reportedly considering building a 300-room expansion to the hotel. Stay tuned.

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