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FRESH SHEET: Food & Drink Happenings (May 19)

A new, Eastern European-themed sportsbar called Sorry Babushka opens this week in the former Me & Julio location at 2095 Commercial Drive. There will be 90 seats inside and another 44 outside on the people-watching patio.
THE LOOK: British Invasion: Rag & Bone hits the big time

THE LOOK: British Invasion: Rag & Bone hits the big time

Marcus Wainwright and David Neville are the British boys behind Rag & Bone, the successful New York label that was named the 2010 Council of Fashion Designers of America menswear designer of the year.

SHOP TALK (May 19)

Its finally here! It may not be Caban, but ANTHROPOLOGIE (2912 Granville, 604 734-2529, Anthropologie.com) has somewhat redeemed the space that once housed the beloved design boutique.
FOODIE Q&A: James Walt

FOODIE Q&A: James Walt

You are: James Walt, executive chef, Araxi Restaurant + Bar (Whistler Village Square, Araxi.com ). Describe the theme of your restaurant: We like to describe Araxi as regional cuisine.

Exotic Courier: Magee secondary school band/choir in Salzburg, Austria

Courier readers: Magee secondary school band/choir Destination: Salzburg, Austria Favourite memories of trip: The Magee students travelled to Germany, Austria, Italy and Hungary for a l2-day performing tour in March.
ON THE PLATE: Prepare to explore a new crop of patios this season

ON THE PLATE: Prepare to explore a new crop of patios this season

The other dawn I was out on the water aboard the Organic Ocean fishing for spot prawns with my friends Frank and Steve.
FITNESS GOOP: Tips for staying fit when you’re travelling

FITNESS GOOP: Tips for staying fit when you’re travelling

Even though it may be hard to stick to a normal fitness routine when travelling, this does not mean you have to abandon your exercise goals completely. If you find yourself travelling use these helpful tips to ensure youll stay active: 1.
FOODIE Q&A: Susan Mendelson

FOODIE Q&A: Susan Mendelson

You are : Susan Mendelson, co-founder and owner of The Lazy Gourmet (TheLazyGourmet.ca, 604-734-2507). We might find you dining out at...
THE LOOK: Designer Nicole Bridger sets up shop in Kits

THE LOOK: Designer Nicole Bridger sets up shop in Kits

While most of us can say weve had our heart broken on at least one occasion, few of us can say weve then gone on to have one of our best years yet. For local designer Nicole Bridger, this is a true statement.
MY DIGS: Chris Campbell & Peta Brookstone

MY DIGS: Chris Campbell & Peta Brookstone

What it is: Two-Bedroom, two-bath condo in Kitsilano. Price: $535,000 in 2008 before extensive renovations. Square feet: 1,000.