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Xi Shi Lounge - Afternoon Tea

Xi Shi Lounge is located in the the Shangri-La Hotel, the current tallest building in Vancouver. We stopped by for afternoon tea one Saturday morning and came to realize that this location wasn’t very busy.  210 more words

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CFL's on-field product in 2014 one of several reasons why Grey Cup game not yet sold out

The Grey Cup game in Vancouver has yet to sell out, and a dip in the entertainment value of the on-field product this year may be one of the reasons why. 629 more words


'Over the worst' of enterovirus D68 cases: B.C. Centre for Disease Control

Cases of enterovirus D68 in B.C. appear to be on the decline, but the threat of the respiratory illness responsible for two deaths and symptoms of paralysis in four patients is not over yet, according to the B.C. 259 more words


Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot

Be prepared to feel like you may need to be carried out on a stretcher after your adventure at the Little Sheep Mongolian Grill Hot Pot, because if you didn’t already know before you sat down at your table this is an All-You-Can-Eat feast. 407 more words


Mandatory health-care worker flu shots lagging in Vancouver despite looming deadline

Just over half of health-care providers in Metro Vancouver have received their flu shots this fall despite a looming deadline requiring them to get immunized or wear a mask during flu season. 500 more words


Why the Vancouver Aquarium doesn’t want a public oversight committee

Lost in the debate on the cetacean breeding ban at the Vancouver Aquarium was the park board’s proposal for an oversight committee to keep tabs on the belugas, dolphins and porpoises in captivity at Stanley Park. 382 more words