February 18, 2018

A reasonable and fair deal

That's what the head of a BC Transit Workers Union says about a tentative deal that's been reached with the Coast Mountain Bus Company.  Joe Elworthy, with Canadian Autoworkers Local 2200, says he can't reveal details until members take a ratification vote next week. But, if they say yes, the union and Translink can start working on problems … [Read more...]

12/16/2012 – Great Canadian Craft Fair: Holiday Edition

Great Canadian Craft Proudly Presents:The Great Canadian Craft Fair: Christmas Edition!December 15 /16 2012 10am - 6pm Over 200 Amazing Local Vendors!Order Discount Tickets Online:http://greatcanadiancraft.jimdo.com/Special Early Bird Tickets (Entry One Hour Early for Special Early Bird Vendor Deals and Free Gift Bag!)Children 12 and under … [Read more...]

05/27/2012 – Main Street Vinyl Record Fair

Buy, sell, trade - new and used vinyl. Discover gems and stock up oncheap classics!Bigger and better than ever! Thousands and thousands and thousands of vinyl records! Now with vintage turntables on sale!Date :  Sunday, May 27th, 2012Time :  11 AM – 4 PMPlace : The Cambrian Hall (215 East 17th Ave, Vancouver, BC)Entry : $ 2 at the door (All … [Read more...]

A good size turn out at a jobs fair in Burns Lake today.

It seems there are jobs to be had for Burns Lake residents, who saw their main employer go up in smoke last month, as long as they're willing to travel around the region.  Jobs Minister Pat Bell says there were more than 1300 positions on offer at a jobs fair in the central interior community today.   He said "ranging from labourers … [Read more...]

10/04/2011 – Study and Go Abroad Fair

Canada's largest International Education Fair!Meet with universities from all over the world and find out about undergrad and postgrad programs abroad.  Visit our Travel Pavilion to start planning your gap year, career break or next vacation!  Check out all the options; volunteering, work abroad, internships and adventure travel.Free admission and … [Read more...]

09/24/2011 – Fetch a Five for Animal Relief – Fundraiser and Pet Fair

Fundraiser and Pet Fair supporting HomeFinders Animal Rescue Society's special needs animals featuring:- pet related vendors- speakers and presentations- free microchipping- on site grooming- raffle and silent auction (including Canucks Tickets!!)- chair massage- face painting- BBQ- Pet Food donation bins to assist the shelter- and of course … [Read more...]

09/11/2011 – 10th Annual Southlands Country Fair

10th Annual Southlands Country FairSunday September 11th 2011 10:00-4:00'The whole family can enjoy a day in the country without leaving the city'Pony rides, petting farm, horse entertainment, games, book/thrift sale, silent auction, farmers market, music and much more!Entry is by donation, some activities may cost a small fee but many others are … [Read more...]

Engineering-IT Career Fair

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: Do you have at least 2 years of experience in computer technology, telecommunications, multimedia or other related fields? Why not come and explore new career horizons at the Technology Career Fair! Register to attend the Fairs to have the opportunity to maximize your visibility among a select group of recruiters, apply for … [Read more...]

PNE lets the dogs out at annual fair

The annual Fair at the PNE finally arrives on Saturday and promises one of the most unique and exciting years yet — as well as a culinary adventure for those brave enough to take on its wacky fair food menu. The new victim of the deep fryer is the strawberry Pop Tart, while the biggest new stars will be the PNE hot dogs and their various … [Read more...]

08/01/2011 – VOKRA Kitten Adoption Fair

VOKRA (Vancouver Orphan Kitten Rescue association) invites you to join us for our weekend kitten adoption fair!Come see all of our adorable rescue kittens of all personalities, colours, and sizes, meet our dedicated volunteers who will be taking adoption applications and answering all of your cat and kitten care questions.  Find the perfect … [Read more...]