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Dogtown Vancouver: Riggs

Dogtown Vancouver: Riggs

Today's dog featured in Dogtown Vancouver is Riggs, Danny's pup. Here's what he had to say about him... NAME: Riggs. BREED: Basset Hound. HOOD: Granville and Broadway, the West End, East Van.
Local Talks: From Pop-Up to Permanent

Local Talks: From Pop-Up to Permanent

How 4 entrepreneurs turned short-term places into long-term spaces. The pop-up shop has revolutionized retail opportunities for small businesses.
Dine in Support of Growing Chefs! at DinnerPartyYVR

Dine in Support of Growing Chefs! at DinnerPartyYVR

Kids learn to cook with Growing Chefs! In 2005, pastry chef Merri Schwartz, had a realization: so much food knowledge and passion was trapped behind kitchen walls.
Interesting Vancouver Presents - Episode 4 with Jamie D. Grant

Interesting Vancouver Presents - Episode 4 with Jamie D. Grant

[embed]https://soundcloud.com/interesting-vancouver/ep-4-iv-presents-jame-d-grant-paramedic[/embed] Interesting Vancouver Presents —a series of interviews with ordinary Vancouverites leading extraordinary lives, has just released its fourth episode.
12 photos of East Van being East Van

12 photos of East Van being East Van

A year ago I wrote that Gatekeepers and Garages of East Van (@gatesandgarages) was a new "must follow" Instagram account, offering look into the gritty alleyways and from the sidewalks East of Main.
Dogtown Vancouver: Julio

Dogtown Vancouver: Julio

Today's dog featured in Dogtown Vancouver is Julio, Ximena's pup. Here's what she had to say about him... NAME: Julio. BREED: Bugg (Boston Terrier-Pug cross). HOOD: North Delta, often frequenting Ladner, Richmond and South Surrey as well.
9 reasons to check out East Van's Sandlot-style baseball league

9 reasons to check out East Van's Sandlot-style baseball league

Established in 2013 by the world-infamous Isotopes Punk Rock Baseball Club , and their ever-worthy foes, the East Van Black Sox , the East Van Baseball League is entering its fourth year in existence, and expanding for the 2016 season with the introd
The Tyee does not want to be categorized with Vancity Buzz

The Tyee does not want to be categorized with Vancity Buzz

TheTyee.ca The last time I talked to somebody from BC news website The Tyee was back in 2013.
John Korsrud - “Theatre Sports for Trombones"

John Korsrud - “Theatre Sports for Trombones"

John Korsrud the artistic director of the Hard Rubber Orchestra brings together the best musicians he can find and puts them together in one room.
Vancouver was NOT protected like the Great Bear Rainforest

Vancouver was NOT protected like the Great Bear Rainforest

Here's what it looked like near the corner of Hastings and Seymour way back in 1886, as they were clearing the area so that it could become city blocks (and now SFU's downtown campus).