Corey Neufeld, co-owner of The Better Good on Broadway, and Jackson Wiebe, owner of the EvrGreen coffee shop in Waskesiu, both believe that salvaged, re-purposed or recycled materials can be every bit as useful as new materials. They have built their businesses using almost entirely “free-cycled” components.
With the help of over a dozen local elementary schools, Michael McDonald, a fourth year kinesiology student, and Brian Michasiw, owner of Brainsport Running Store, have gathered a mountain of used shoes to distribute to Saskatoon's needy.
Hailing from New York via Ukraine, Russia, Israel, Ethiopia, Scotland, China, Romania, Japan and Ecuador, Gogol Bordello is what Folkfest would look like if it were run by a gang of bat-wielding anarchists. Gogol Bordello really is the most entertaining show on Earth. I don't care if Elvis plays a farewell tour with Mozart and Biggie next week ”” they would suck in comparison.