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Winnipeg’s Mayoral Candidates Hit the Road in Web Series

Stump speeches and podium fluff is one thing, but hearing Winnipeg’s mayoral candidates talk candidly like human beings is what will really resonate with voters.

Local radio host Ace Burpee has started a YouTube series called “Ace Burpee’s Candidates in Cars” — similar to that of comedian Jerry Seinfeld’s popular web series.

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Fifth Season of ‘Fabulous Blue Bomber Show’ Debuts Today

Fifth Season of ‘Fabulous Blue Bomber Show’ Debuts Today

Season 5 of the “Fabulous Blue Bomber Show” debuts today on Shaw TV (channel 9). Football fans can look forward to the first episode to include interviews with outstanding QB Buck Pierce, Jovon Johnson, Ike Charlton, Glenn January, head coach Paul LaPolice, and a slew of others.

Hosted by Kim Babij and Ace Burpee, the show is known for providing an entertaining look at the players both on and off the field throughout the CFL season until November.

According to Shaw, the most common question viewers have is, “When can I see it?” The FBBS runs on the Shaw wheel Wednesdays and Thursdays, so there’s no specific time when you can catch it. However, Shaw says all episodes will be posted online, and will eventually be available in the Video On Demand library.

With the Blue Bombers currently sitting in the top spot in the East Division, things are really looking fabulous this season.

Ain’t No Party Like an Outdoor Dance Party

Following Saturday’s Santa Claus Parade, Manitoba Homecoming 2010 threw an outdoor dance party at The Forks hosted by Hot 103’s Ace Burpee. The night wound down with a fireworks display shortly after. Fireworks, cute babies, hot chocolate and dancing. It was a good night in Winnipeg.


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Cycling Festival Closes Broadway for Sunday Fun

Cycling Festival Closes Broadway for Sunday Fun

Ciclovia Winnipeg

Broadway Avenue was shut down for part of Sunday in celebration of Ciclovia — an event that promotes healthy living and active transportation. Fun activities lined the street, along with vendors and bicycle tuneup pit stops.

Ciclovia events have been taking place all around the world and originally began in Colombia. Winnipeg was the first city to hold the event in Canada.

Pictured above: Hot 103’s Ace Burpee takes part in a Zumba Fitness class at the corner of Hargrave and Broadway Sunday morning.

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Stop! Hammertime Hits Winnipeg

MC Hammer lit up Blush Ultraclub on Friday night with a concert featuring his spectacular dancers from his popular A&E reality TV show.

Before he hit the stage, Hammer took time to speak with Ace Burpee and Chrissy Troy from Hot 103. Among the topics they discussed… Twitter.


The iconic rapper arrived in Winnipeg yesterday afternoon and was met by enthused fans at the airport. Those fans tell ChrisD.ca that MC Hammer was very gracious — taking time to say ‘hi’ and pose for photos. Good guy.

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Ian Ziering — Beverly Hills to Winnipeg

Ian Ziering — Beverly Hills to Winnipeg

By Sarah Klein

Ian ZieringWe just received a tip that actor Ian Ziering aka Steve Sanders from “Beverly Hills, 90210” is in town tonight eating dinner at The Keg downtown.

Apparently Ian will be calling into the Ace Burpee Show tomorrow morning. If you’re a fan, you may want to tune in.

Ian last appeared on season 4 of “Dancing with the Stars” where he partnered with professional dancer Cheryl Burke.

UPDATE: The visit to Winnipeg is in relation to the movie being filmed called “Christmas Hope”, which will air on the Lifetime Network.