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Vancouver city council officially approves Pat Quinn Way

A section Abbott Street next to Rogers Arena has officially been renamed Pat Quinn Way, in honour the late Vancouver Canucks boss.

Quinn, a former Canuck player, coach, general manager and president, died in November following a lengthy illness. 289 more words


Quinn For the Win Holds Another Event for ALS Awareness, Anthony Carlo Reports

Pat Quinn continues to battle ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease), and with the help of Pete Kelly awareness continues to be raised. Pete Rose and Rudy Ruettiger stop in to support.

Campus Buzz

What is former Gov. Quinn earning as his monthly pension?

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Former Gov. Pat Quinn receives a state pension of just under $11,400 a month, though it could shrink if proposed reforms he signed are enacted. 98 more words


Ex-Gov. Quinn pushes consumer rights, blasts Rauner's budget

CHICAGO (AP) – Former Gov. Pat Quinn says pushing consumer rights and organizing are in his immediate future during his first public appearance since leaving office. 115 more words


Vancouver finalizes plans to rename street Pat Quinn Way

The city block in front of Rogers Arena will soon be named in memory of beloved Vancouver Canuck Pat Quinn.

In response to a request from the mayor, the city’s planning department has recommended renaming the 700 block of Abbott Street between Expo and Pacific boulevards to Pat Quinn Way to recognize the former coach, general manager and player’s contributions to the city. 170 more words


Hard Rock International CEO says Illinois officials ready to pounce on Menominee casino opportunity

KENOSHA (WITI) — Could Governor Scott Walker’s decision to reject a casino in Kenosha send business across the border into Illinois? That’s the case Kenosha casino advocates are building one day after the Walker administration rejected an offer by the Menominee Tribe and Hard Rock International to help pay for a new Milwaukee Bucks arena. 396 more words

The Lowe Down

Advertising on NHL jerseys? Bettman: 'You'd have to bring me kicking and screaming'

Ed Willes was at Rogers Arena this afternoon as NHL commissioner Gary Bettman swept through Vancouver. Here’s his report:

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman opened his press conference on Friday by saying: “If you’re expecting a major announcement, you’re going to be sorely disappointed.” 565 more words

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