We had a mammoth trip from Calgary to Vancouver. We took a bus to Edmonton which wasn’t too bad. The next day we caught the Via Rail train from Edmonton to Vancouver… this was painful. 284 more words
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Crews are keeping an eye on a large tree in Stanley Park that’s been burning for almost a full day. Officials first got word of the fire Thursday morning and they monitored it throughout the day. 162 more words
VANCOUVER — The Siwash Rock in Vancouver’s Stanley Park could be renamed if First Nations agree its name is disrespectful to Aboriginal Peoples.
The park board voted unanimously Wednesday night to work with Coast Salish Nations to determine if the distinctive rock should be renamed, saying it is taking a first step towards righting “acts of dispossession and disrespect.” 276 more words
The Vancouver Park Board has unanimously decided to give Stanley Park’s iconic Siwash Rock a new name.
The park board has been discussing the possible name change since July 2015. 210 more words