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Here's the deal with those red umbrellas hanging along the seawall!

Here's the deal with those red umbrellas hanging along the seawall!

We received the letter below from an anonymous source this weekend, explaining those red umbrellas you may have spotted along the seawall! - BK "We are writing to you as anonymous Vancouverites with a request.
What the Heck is the Vancouver Fruit Tree Project?

What the Heck is the Vancouver Fruit Tree Project?

Dear Editor, I am the president of the board of directors for The Vancouver Fruit Tree Project, a local non-profit registered charity.
Letter of the Week: An actual letter written on actual paper from an actual letter writing club

Letter of the Week: An actual letter written on actual paper from an actual letter writing club

This nice letter written on J. Otto Mr Lunch stationery came in from the folks at a social activity club called Post-A-Letter this week... You should totally check them out online then attend in person: pal-sac.com FB.
Letter of the Week: Indien Summer

Letter of the Week: Indien Summer

SEND US A LETTER ABOUT SOMETHING THAT MAKES VANCOUVER MORE AWESOME AND THERE'S A VERY GOOD CHANCE THAT WE'LL PUBLISH IT HERE. SEND TO CONTACT@VANCOUVERISAWESOME.
Letter of the Week: Art scene re-evaluates its approach and standing in the community

Letter of the Week: Art scene re-evaluates its approach and standing in the community

We got this great letter from Alan Ranta yesterday. There's reference to buying stocking stuffers in it but I assure you he just wrote it...
LETTER OF THE WEEK: Retweets Don’t Pay the Bills (#savethewaldorf)

LETTER OF THE WEEK: Retweets Don’t Pay the Bills (#savethewaldorf)

It's not often that I get actual letters in my email inbox. As the editor of V.I.A.
Letter of the week, from Geoff Vreeken

Letter of the week, from Geoff Vreeken

I got a fantastic letter today from Geoff Vreeken that harkens back to a POST that Jennilee made back in September of 2009 and the now-two-year-old installation on top of the Rennie Gallery , a block down from V.I.A.'s office.
Support The Cheaper Show

Support The Cheaper Show

I wrote a letter on behalf of V.I.A. in support of The Cheaper Show today. If you don't feel like reading it allow me to paraphrase: they rule.

Thanks to everyone who participated in the Granville Island Storytelling Contest!

Vancouver is Awesome and ZenHouse Media are proud to present the last week’s winners of the GI Storytelling Contest. Go to www.granvilleislandworks.com/contest to check out all the awesome submissions.

The Granville Island Storytelling Contest week 3 winners

Vancouver is Awesome and ZenHouse Media are proud to present the third week’s winners. Go to www.granvilleislandworks.com/contest to check out all the awesome submissions- the contest is going on until Feb.