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September Ramble in the North West

Starting in Seattle, well thats a new one for us, so expect an airport review on arrival. The big question is this, do we travel clockwise or anti-clockwise, south or north? 129 more words

USA

Former Calgary Flames forward Sasha Lakovic passes away: former teammate

Former NHL tough guy Sasha Lakovic has died, according to his former Calgary Flames’ teammate Theoren Fleury.

Fleury told Global News he was given the news on Tuesday by a friend of Lakovic’s. 426 more words

Sports

Sports radio wars heating up in Vancouver: Sportsnet 650 to take on TSN


The only reason I am interested in this radio news out of Vancouver is because I spend an increasing amount of time in BC, more so than ever in fact, so I hear their stations a lot while I am there. 439 more words

Fortney: Grief, then gratitude follows freestyle skier's near-deadly crash

It’s a metaphor so starkly effective in its visual imagery.

“I basically Pez-dispensered myself,” says Mike Shaw, carefully lifting his chin with one hand slightly upwards to demonstrate. 637 more words

Local News

Four Winds Nectarous

Decided to try another beer from one of our favourite breweries – Four Winds! The Four Winds Nectarous Dry-Hopped Sour is one of the highly touted beers from this brewery having won a number of awards. 76 more words

Beer

is Winter done?

A little while back.

There was snow, sun, and rain, all in one day. All in Vancouver.

Life

Bao Bakery: Apple Tarts and Buns

I’m going to take you back in time… back to the eighties – a time when shoulder pads and fob hairstyles peppered the landscape. It was a time when Chinatown was actually full of Chinese people; buying groceries, dining in Chinese restaurants, and buying Chinese pastries. 398 more words

Restaurant Review