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Vancity Buzz has no competition

Vancity Buzz has no competition

Over the past week I've read around 30 different opinion pieces about Postmedia's recent move to downsize their operations across Canada, combining their newsrooms in cities where they have 2 daily newspapers operating.
You might actually be HELPING Nestlé by signing that water use petition

You might actually be HELPING Nestlé by signing that water use petition

Words: Judi Tyabji via FACEBOOK Photo: Andreas Lever I have to make a statement about the growing hysteria around BC's laws on water, which terrifies me because the campaign is wrong.

5 Reasons to vote YES in the transit referendum

Words: Peter Ladner of the Better Transit & Transportation Yes Coalition On March 16 everyone registered to VOTE in Metro Vancouver will get a ballot in the mail asking “Do you support a new 0.
Letter of the Week: High Five, Vancouver!

Letter of the Week: High Five, Vancouver!

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.COM WITH THE SUBJECT “LETTER TO V.I.A.
Letter of the Week: "An Ode to the Men of Vancouver"

Letter of the Week: "An Ode to the Men of Vancouver"

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.COM WITH THE SUBJECT “LETTER TO V.I.A.” Hey there, Vancouver man.
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...