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New Westminster eyes two more heritage protection deals for 1940s homes

New Westminster eyes two more heritage protection deals for 1940s homes

Should the city ensure these two wartime homes are protected and restored, in exchange for subdivisions and infill housing?
How the Barnet Highway helped spark growth in Port Moody and the Tri-Cities

How the Barnet Highway helped spark growth in Port Moody and the Tri-Cities

The Barnet Highway's evolution from a dirt wagon road helped fuel growth in the Tri-Cities as it allowed people and commerce to head east from Vancouver long before the Lougheed and Trans Canada highways were built.
This extremely 80s video captures Vancouver before Expo 86 (VIDEO)

This extremely 80s video captures Vancouver before Expo 86 (VIDEO)

Shots include the construction of the now-iconic sails at Canada Place.
Photos: Who remembers the Skyline Hotel in Richmond?

Photos: Who remembers the Skyline Hotel in Richmond?

The hotel had a very colourful history, from bar fights involving serial killers to having a "ballet" bar out the back...
These historic images offer a glimpse of Ukrainian-Canadians in Vancouver's early days (PHOTOS)

These historic images offer a glimpse of Ukrainian-Canadians in Vancouver's early days (PHOTOS)

Mandolin orchestras were popular!
Vancouver celebrated its 60th birthday in a big way and this film shows it (VIDEO)

Vancouver celebrated its 60th birthday in a big way and this film shows it (VIDEO)

It's mostly a mix of hype video, tourism ad and investment pitch.
Time Traveller: This 'ghost sign' was painted some time before 1910

Time Traveller: This 'ghost sign' was painted some time before 1910

Surprise discovery revealed during demolition of a North Vancouver building
Tapped In: Check out what Vancouver's early beer scene looked like (PHOTOS)

Tapped In: Check out what Vancouver's early beer scene looked like (PHOTOS)

Get ready to see a lot of mustaches.
5 things you didn't know about the Gassy Jack statue

5 things you didn't know about the Gassy Jack statue

You might know a few things about "Gassy" Jack Deighton, but do you know about how his statue came to be in Gastown?
Babes in the Woods: Vancouver police release identities, details about historic murders

Babes in the Woods: Vancouver police release identities, details about historic murders

"It was necessary to give them names in order to give them some sense of peace."