February 20, 2018

BC government is going to move Vancouver’s main liqour distribution warehouse

No jobs will be lost, but the B.C. government is re-locating the province's main liquor distribution branch warehouse. The facility currently on Vancouver's East Broadway will be moved to a new site within the next two years. The minister responsible, Rich Coleman, says it's replacement is expected to be more efficient and a request for proposals … [Read more...]

Facebook warms to subscription billing for devs, backs away from Credits as main currency

Subscriptions. It's the wave of the future, man. It's also the wave that Facebook's now riding, as it has just announced plans to enable developers to offer subscription payment services starting in July. In other words, devs that charge monthly for a premium edition of a title will be able to accept automated payments so long as the user continues … [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...]

No Skytrain fare gates for Main Street or Metrotown Stations

  Two of the busiest Skytrain stations will not be getting fare gates next year. Translink C-E-O Ian Jarvis says that's because significant renovations would be required at the Main Street and Metrotown stations and there's not enough money in the budget. NDP Transportation critic Harry Bains says it doesn't make sense to have fare gates at … [Read more...]

10/05/2011 – Main Street Station Farmers Market

Located at the bustling commuter intersection at Main and Terminal. Access by bus and Skytrain is exceptional at this very central location. The market vendors will line up on the east side of Thornton Park on the sidewalk along Station Street. There is ample room for pedestrians to walk along the sidewalk or detour into the park if they wish.You … [Read more...]

09/28/2011 – Main Street Station Farmers Market

Located at the bustling commuter intersection at Main and Terminal. Access by bus and Skytrain is exceptional at this very central location. The market vendors will line up on the east side of Thornton Park on the sidewalk along Station Street. There is ample room for pedestrians to walk along the sidewalk or detour into the park if they wish.You … [Read more...]

09/21/2011 – Main Street Station Farmers Market

Located at the bustling commuter intersection at Main and Terminal. Access by bus and Skytrain is exceptional at this very central location. The market vendors will line up on the east side of Thornton Park on the sidewalk along Station Street. There is ample room for pedestrians to walk along the sidewalk or detour into the park if they wish.You … [Read more...]

09/14/2011 – Main Street Station Farmers Market

Located at the bustling commuter intersection at Main and Terminal. Access by bus and Skytrain is exceptional at this very central location. The market vendors will line up on the east side of Thornton Park on the sidewalk along Station Street. There is ample room for pedestrians to walk along the sidewalk or detour into the park if they wish.You … [Read more...]

Transit bus fire closes down main commuter road

A fire on a transit bus backed up traffic and drew a large crowd of onlookers in downtown Vancouver Friday evening. The whole back of the bus was gutted by the flames and smoke blackened many of the windows inside. Witness Anthony Mah says, "Flames were 3 or 4 feet high at it's height, alot of black smoke, alot of burning plastics.  It must … [Read more...]

09/07/2011 – Main Street Station Farmers Market

Located at the bustling commuter intersection at Main and Terminal. Access by bus and Skytrain is exceptional at this very central location. The market vendors will line up on the east side of Thornton Park on the sidewalk along Station Street. There is ample room for pedestrians to walk along the sidewalk or detour into the park if they wish.You … [Read more...]