Fort businesses dressed to impress on Pink Shirt Day (Feb.28).
The Fort Saskatchewan Boys and Girls Club not only celebrated Pink Shirt Day, they also found a way to get businesses wearing pink.
They held their first Paint the Town Pink competition to help spread anti-bullying awareness.
"We had 14 businesses take part throughout the community, decorating their windows and store fronts, so it's really great they were able to get involved as well," said club executive director Wendy Serink.
After their rally through the city, everyone gathered at the Station Square Co-op where they announced Titan Towing as the winner.
"The cause is very important to us at Titan Towing and Minute Muffler and we will continue to support it," said Leanne Gray with Titan Towing. "Our office Grandma Debbie and Celeste had a blast decorating the Minute Muffler main entrance. They were so creative and involved all the staff by taking pictures of them wearing pink sunglasses and holding anti-bullying signs throughout the month of February."
The kids at the boys and girls club went around town taking photos of businesses who took part in the contest and then voted on a winner.

More Local News

Inter Pipeline still on time and budget after big move

Inter Pipeline’s $3.5-billion petrochemical complex continues to move along smoothly.

Jessica Littlewood staying put as NDP nominee

Current Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville MLA Jessica Littlewood is sticking around.

Local MLA not seeking re-election

Strathcona-Sherwood Park MLA Estefania Cortes-Vargas will not be seeking re-election this year.

Around 2,200 vehicles to convoy through Fort Sask Tuesday

Tuesday's (Jan.22) drive could get interesting.

Dr. Vincenzo Visconti gets permanent ban in Alberta

A local doctor has been ousted in Alberta.

Fort Sask not using calcium chloride on roads

The City of Fort Saskatchewan continues to use the same de-icing agent as previous years on local roads.

St. Albert resident wins $7.9 million on LOTTO 6/49

An Alberta man recently hit the jackpot.

EIPS kindergarten registration to open next month

It's almost time for parents to register their kids for kindergarten.

Another massive load heading to Industrial Heartland

A second huge piece of equipment is about to travel on our highways.

15 taken into custody after drug bust

Area police detachments have teamed up in a recent drug bust. is Westman's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

Search the Biz Guide