Post Tagged with: "Vancouver"

Open houses to give Langara Gardens community a chance to speak out about development

Open houses to give Langara Gardens community a chance to speak out about development

April 1, 2015 at 7:12 pm Comments are Disabled

Reported by Ethan Reyes Langara Gardens residents will have a chance to voice their concerns about the densification of their complex later this month. Two open houses will be hostedRead More

Drugs, money, vehicles, guns and ammunition are just some of items seized by VPD's Project Trooper. Photo: Jocelyn Aspa

VIDEO: UPDATE — Vancouver Police Department unveils seizures from drug trafficking investigation

April 1, 2015 at 5:51 pm Comments are Disabled

Reported by Jocelyn Aspa Drugs, guns, vehicles and approximately $575,000 in cash cap off the list of items seized as part of the Vancouver Police Department’s Project Trooper. The drugRead More

Due to popularity, Yaletown gallery extends Andy Warhol exhibit for a month

Due to popularity, Yaletown gallery extends Andy Warhol exhibit for a month

March 30, 2015 at 4:47 pm Comments are Disabled

Reported by Mona Butler The Andy Warhol exhibit at Yaletown’s Maison Ai warehouse is not finished with Vancouver yet. The exhibit opened on March 1 and was slated to finishRead More

Cab drivers move in and out of the MacLure’s Cabs lot during a shift change on Saturday afternoon. Photo: Kelvin Gawley.

South Van taxi company urges other drivers to sign anti-Uber petition

March 26, 2015 at 7:00 am Comments are Disabled

  Reported by Kelvin Gawley South Vancouver-based MacLure’s Cabs is joining the Vancouver Taxi Association in encouraging its drivers and their friends to sign a petition asking the City ofRead More

Video: Cricket World Cup a hit in Vancouver’s South Asian community

Video: Cricket World Cup a hit in Vancouver’s South Asian community

February 27, 2015 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Reported by Jocelyn Aspa Cricket may not be the most popular sport in Vancouver, but for many new and lifelong fans, cricket fever is thriving with this year’s Cricket WorldRead More

Langara's emergency procedures instruct students, staff and faculty to protect themselves under tables in the even of an earthquake. 
Photo by Ethan Reyes

Langara getting buildings ready for possibility of big earthquake

January 29, 2015 at 5:00 am 1 comment

Reported by Ethan Reyes  Langara College is aiming to bolster its earthquake readiness in anticipation of ‘the big one,’ which some scientists see happening within the next twenty years. “There’sRead More

The Vancouver Christmas market is held at the Queen Elizabeth Plaza at 650 Hamilton Street daily from Nov. 22 to Dec. 24. 
(Kera Skocylas photo)

Ringing in the Vancouver Christmas Market

November 25, 2014 at 7:58 am Comments are Disabled

  By Kera Skocylas Rain and cold weather didn’t stop the nearly 50 people who waited for the Vancouver Christmas Market to open yesterday. The market has something for everyoneRead More

Flowers from the Mount of Olives is a film from Estonia in the 17th annual European Union Film Festival. (Screenshot from YouTube)

The 17th annual European Union Film Festival is back on the big screens

November 24, 2014 at 7:48 pm Comments are Disabled

By Mary Beach The 17th annual European Union Film Festival is competing with holiday blockbusters at the Cinematheque in downtown Vancouver this week. The festival opened on Nov. 21 andRead More

Boxing portrayed through the art of dance

Boxing portrayed through the art of dance

April 3, 2014 at 5:36 pm Comments are Disabled

Audience members will get to sit ringside at a new show documenting the world of boxing through contemporary dance in Vancouver. The performance takes place tomorrow and Saturday at theRead More

Looking to catch a wave? Try surfing right here in Vancouver

Looking to catch a wave? Try surfing right here in Vancouver

April 3, 2014 at 5:21 pm Comments are Disabled

A lot of boarding happens in Vancouver – whether it’s snowboarding, skateboarding or boarding cruise ships – but few Vancouverites know that you can surf here, if only for aRead More