November 24, 2017

03/30/2013 – Vancouver Winter Farmers Market

Calling all local food enthusiasts! Visit Vancouver’s Winter Farmers Market at Nat Bailey Stadium. Find delicious locally made food and enjoy knowing where your food comes from and who cultivates it.   Vancouver’s Winter Farmers Market Date: Every Saturday from November 3, 2012 – April 27, 2013 (closed December 29) Time: 10am – 2pm Cost: Free … [Read more...]

03/29/2013 – Vancouver Chamber Choir – Bach Mass in B Minor

This year's traditional Good Friday performance features J.S. Bach's towering choral masterpiece, the Mass in B minor. One of the great monuments of all music, this Mass plumbs the depths of musical and spiritual experience for performers and audience alike. Conductor Jon Washburn leads the outstanding soloists (Shannon Mercer, Allyson McHardy, … [Read more...]

03/23/2013 – Vancouver Winter Farmers Market

Calling all local food enthusiasts! Visit Vancouver’s Winter Farmers Market at Nat Bailey Stadium. Find delicious locally made food and enjoy knowing where your food comes from and who cultivates it.   Vancouver’s Winter Farmers Market Date: Every Saturday from November 3, 2012 – April 27, 2013 (closed December 29) Time: 10am – 2pm Cost: Free … [Read more...]

Zendesk U. at Vancouver, B.C.

On Tues, March 26th, Zendesk is hosting a Zen-U event (the college of customer happiness) in Vancouver at the Convention Center. The half-day session will cover best practices for customer service, with topics including... Reporting & analytics Self-service for your customers Triggers, views, automations The event runs 1-5pm, and there will be … [Read more...]

Vancouver School Board questions provincial funding

The chair of the Vancouver School Board is concerned the provincial government appears to be taking more money away from classrooms. Every year, the province gives school districts grant money to upgrade their buildings, about $ 110 million in total.  For the upcoming school year, Patti Bacchus says the ministry has told districts it's giving … [Read more...]

Former Prime Minister suing Vancouver developer

A former prime minister is now one of more than a dozen buyers suing the developers of a high-end Vancouver highrise that was supposed to be ready for occupancy last year. Kim Campbell was one of the first to buy a condo at the new Hotel Georgia when plans were announced in 2007. She made a 368-thousand dollar deposit and was promised her … [Read more...]

Vancouver rally against CBSA raids

A noon hour rally outside Canadian Border Services Agency office in downtown Vancouver by families of people who were detained yesterday in several raids across the city.  The illegal migrant workers were arrested by CBSA members at sites across the city. Two of their wives admit at the rally that their husbands - both … [Read more...]

George Affleck says Vision Vancouver is getting its wires crossed

An NPA city councillor says the mayor of Vancouver is using his civic party as a lobby group in the case of securing rapid transit for the Broadway corridor. On Sunday people had a chance to hear the mayor's ideas for transit on the Broadway corridor and to air there own opinions. But it wasn't a city public hearing, it was a Vision Vancouver … [Read more...]

03/16/2013 – Vancouver Winter Farmers Market

Calling all local food enthusiasts! Visit Vancouver’s Winter Farmers Market at Nat Bailey Stadium. Find delicious locally made food and enjoy knowing where your food comes from and who cultivates it.   Vancouver’s Winter Farmers Market Date: Every Saturday from November 3, 2012 – April 27, 2013 (closed December 29) Time: 10am – 2pm Cost: Free … [Read more...]

Random stabbing in downtown Vancouver

A 30-year old woman has serious injuries after a random stabbing in downtown Vancouver. Shortly before 5:30 this morning the woman was attacked while inside the 7-Eleven at Denman and Comox. She was knifed several times and is now listed in stable condition in hospital. Vancouver police say the 39-year old suspect was wrestled to the ground by … [Read more...]