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Dutch Wooden Shoe Cafe - The Windmill Pannekoek

There’s something about the interior of the Dutch Wooden Shoe Cafe that reminds me a bit of The Diner.¬† I mean, sure… The Diner is… 144 more words

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City hall with the "icing" turned on

Vancouver City Hall as it appeared yesterday evening. Same old same old except that the LED edge lighting was turned on.

The LED lighting was first turned on January 2010. 88 more words

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Vancouver's growing pains

Vancouver has been approving some remarkably large condo developments. The most recent being the largest I think; the plans to super-size the already large Oakridge shopping mall into a” 1,152 more words

Vancouver B.C.

An historic sign of civic pride

Above is a fairly spectacular¬†tile mosaic sign for the old City Hall Employees’ Society. It’s displayed outside the entrance to the offices of the society’s direct modern descendant, CUPE Local 15, located just off the north side of Cambie Street at 545 West 10th Avenue, two blocks away from Vancouver City Hall.

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Spring planting underway in Vancouver

It’s definitely spring but today feels very autumnal: harsh sunlight, sharp gusts of arctic air, dessicated leaves blowing around — isn’t spring just autumn in reverse? 286 more words

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Just a South Cambie back alley

This is the alley on the east side of South Cambie. it runs for eight blocks between King Edward Avenue and 16th Avenue. We’re looking north towards 16th Avenue. 263 more words

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Pretty old pinko

An anonymous Vancouver street artist is giving former KGB boss and current Russian President Vladimir Putin some support — 38DD’s-worth?

The small, hot pink, stencil graffiti is in the lane on the east side of Cambie Street around the corner from 18th Avenue. 199 more words

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