The 1936 depression-era make-work project that is Vancouver City Hall, the Art Deco twelve stories structure, and now heritage site, was built upon what was then Strathcona Park, on the 50th anniversary of the incorporation of the City. 215 more words
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I came home to a strange woman passed out on the front lawn of my apartment building the other day.
I live on 13th and Ash. 628 more words
VANCOUVER – For weeks after professional skier Jamie Crane-Mauzy injured her brain while competing in Whistler, B.C., the 23-year-old says she experienced the world like the protagonist in the movie “50 First Dates.” 477 more words
Writer: Teresa Madaleno
The Madaleno’s who are long standing canine lovers, have always joked that dogs should have jobs. After all, they spend so much time lying around, yet are full of energy and often amaze us with their level of intelligence. 357 more words
You may remember Angus the C. difficile sniffing dog.
The pooch was Vancouver General Hospital’s pilot project to see if a dog could sniff out the dangerous superbug, which is the most common cause of infectious diarrhea in hospitals and long-term care facilities. 392 more words