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Poor little bumbling bee -- poor bees period!

In a back alley a few blocks east of Cambie Street and few blocks north of 16th Avenue I noticed what I took to be a fat little bumblebee in the middle of the lane, going around and around in a tight circle. 1,089 more words

Vancouver B.C.

Seeing that floating truck was beyond amazing!

Certainly I did get out of bed.

I packed up my “campsite” and I navigated my way through the light morning traffic and back alleys to get to my morning coffee and Big Breakfast — “sub round eggs”! 425 more words

Vancouver B.C.

Can ladybugs “see” electricity?

We know birds do it, bee do it and apparently even educated fleas do it — I’m wondering if ladybugs can also do it — if they can see or sense electricity or rather, electromagnetic radiation. 712 more words

Vancouver B.C.

School for homelessness? That'd teach people!

The strike by British Columbia teachers which began on June 17 is now in it’s ninth week and the new school year is only two weeks away. 416 more words

Vancouver B.C.

Nuts! I was hoping for some fresh music

On my way to bed last night I found a tub of peanuts someone left out on top of a dumpster. Not just any kind either. 125 more words

Vancouver B.C.

My Little self-entitled Pony waits

The normal rules don’t apply to a My Little Pony — they’re special.

Forget about getting the horse to pull the cart or even putting the cart before the horse; a My Little Pony will actually get… 78 more words

Vancouver B.C.

Don't mind us, we're just repaving!

Ah…don’t you just love the smell of fresh asphalt in the morning?

City Engineering Department crews with Streets Operations are in the process of repaving the stretch of West Broadway Avenue between Oak Street and South Granville Street. 220 more words

Vancouver B.C.