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Episode 3: The Story of the Sheppard House

This episode: The Story of the Sheppard House. Christy Boulter asks what exactly is the story behind her home, and its original owner William Sheppard. 557 more words


Upgrade Your Thanksgiving: Learn To Make Brioche & Galette With The Uncommon Café September 28th

Our friends at The Uncommon Café, 477 Powell Street, have lined up another delish class this month. This one we guarantee will help you impress your guests this Thanksgiving. 163 more words


Sunday School Returns To Vancouver Urban Winery September 18th

Starting this Sunday, September 18th, Vancouver Urban Winery’s Sunday School is back with some fun wine education classes. You are invited to join the hosts David Stansfield and Lisa Cook, both sommeliers, for an engaging  wine seminar.  236 more words


Home eye: a return to Vancouver streets (2013-2014)

“Solterra” is a Spanish compound word consisting of “sol” (sun) and “terra” (earth or ground). “Soltera” is the Spanish noun for a single unmarried woman. There’s delicious irony and paradox, and even a possible parable for local residents (yay) and developers (boo). 921 more words


Three cats and a chameleon rescued from East Van house fire

Vancouver Fire crews rescued three cats and a chameleon from a burning house on Prior Street, in the Strathcona neighbourhood, Friday afternoon.

The fire crews arrived at the scene around 1 p.m. 150 more words