In the autumn of 1969, this song became a hit on Vancouver’s rock stations. It resonated with me the first time I heard it as I too was waiting on the west coast of Canada. 174 more words
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Pedestrians in the 600 block of West Broadway Avenue may have noticed the white shrink wrap construction rain-screening that is covering most of the east face of the otherwise glass and aluminum-clad eight storey office building at 686 West Broadway Avenue. 390 more words
The fall season in Vancouver can come on abruptly, like a mishap.
Especially after the new fashion of our hot, dry summers, the sudden wet and cold of fall feels like an ending more than a beginning and I find that it takes some getting used to. 129 more words
After some four years and four months living in a Single Room Occupancy (SRO) unit in the Downtown Eastside, my friend Stix is once again homeless. 1,046 more words
Metro Vancouver region’s 12th annual Homelessness Action Week (HAW) starts in a few days—running from October the 8th until the 14th—but it is still not clear how many HAW events will be taking place this year in the city of Vancouver proper. 785 more words