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Pelican fly-by

Last night, a bit before 7, J and I had just sat down for dinner when J got a work phone-call. I continued twirling my spaghetti, took a mouthful and gazed dreamily out the window. 260 more words

Photography

Chinatown-Plus-Plus

28 May 2017 – I’m toured around this bright, sunny weekend by a friend who loves to walk fairly slowly, look around carefully, take time to  621 more words

Photography

rEvolver Festival Presents All The Way At The Russian Hall May 31- June 3, 2017

There is a new game show in town as part of the rEolver Festival happening May 24 to June 4, 2017 presented by Up In The Air Theatre. 174 more words

Event

Fred Lee's Social Network: Chocolatiers sweeten kids' lives, fashioning funds for autism and Cultch

SWEET SUCCESS

Every year, the first week of May is proclaimed Inner City Kids Week by the City of Vancouver. It’s an initiative that raises awareness and funds to support children and youth living in poverty in Vancouver, everything from after-school care, to literacy and food programs. 1,119 more words

Columnists

2 residents, 1 firefighter taken to hospital after apartment building fire in Old Strathcona

Three people, including a firefighter, were taken to hospital for precautionary reasons following a fire in the top floor of an apartment building in Old Strathcona on Saturday morning, according to fire officials. 299 more words

Canada

Micro suites in Vancouver renting for $1,700 a month

A new building in Vancouver is getting a lot of attention on social media.

New micro suites, or micro condos, are under construction in the Strathcona neighbourhood, which is made up of the Downtown Eastside and the False Creek Flats. 177 more words

Economy