Lookin up on the Hermetic Code Tour
Of all of Canada’s beautiful legislative buildings, the Manitoba Legislative Building or "The Leg" (pronounced ledge) is arguably the most architecturally fascinating. It is chock full of mysterious Masonic symbols and boasts 30 acres of lawns, formal gardens and statues. The building itself, built in the Beaux-Arts style, is made from Manitoba Tyndall limestone. The stone has traces of fossils in it from the time Manitoba was an inland sea called Lake Agassiz. One of Manitoba's best known…
City Beautiful - Part 1: Great Expectations
WINNIPEG, April, 1911: Michael Hrushka had $42 in his pocket when the train pulled up to the Canadian Pacific Railroad Station on Higgins Avenue. He was 16 years old, with no waiting friends, no family and no concept of the English language.