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Google continues its drive to remap Vancouver streets

Friday, May 27, I photographed another instance of a Google Maps Street View car roaming the streets of Vancouver. This time it was just before 1 p.m. 289 more words

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Another 34 to 54 units of Fairview rental housing sold

Chatting Tuesday. May 24, with a condo owner who lives in the 3200 block of Heather Street, I leaned a few things.

I learned that the… 750 more words

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Some sights from my rambling morning ride

May 18 started out cloudy, a bit grey and otherwise just right—not too cool and not too hot.

Because it was a Wednesday, I was out of my parkade and straight into the back alleys to load up on returnable beverage containers before the weekly collection trucks had emptied out all the recycling bins. 1,280 more words

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This squirrel is expecting...trouble

This morning (May 16), I was biking a trailer-load of returnable beverage containers to a recycling depot in East Vancouver, when I came across possibly the… 502 more words

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Look at these bloomin' daisy car wheels!

If anything could be called “fresh as a daisy” it was the alloy wheel rims on a little blue four-door jellybean car that I saw as I was riding down 16th Avenue, east of Oak Street on Friday, May 13. 549 more words

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Probably just as well I couldn't see last night's sunset

Standing on street level as I was, there was very little chance of actually seeing the sunset Thursday evening (May 12) from any vantage point near South Granville Street and West Broadway Avenue. 305 more words

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Enjoying a spot of late breakfast

Most weekdays I breakfast first thing in the morning, starting at about 8 a.m. and afterwards I go out and search municipal recycling bins for returnable beverage containers that I can cash in for their deposit value. 589 more words

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