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Protesters at Oppenheimer Park vow to stay and fight for low-income housing

The protesters want to negotiate with the City and remain at their camp, installed at Oppenheimer Park in the Downtown Eastside.
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Ex-BC Lottery CEO in conflict of interest by taking private gaming-related job, Vancouver Not Vegas charges

“It’s a gross violation of ethics and integrity by a senior executive at the top level in a Crown corporation.”

Speared. Shot. Celebrity. How one whale transformed the orca's public image

Fifty years ago, one orca sparked whale entertainment and changed the public image of killer whales forever.

Vancouver Observer Restaurant Power Rankings: summer 2014

From sushi to hipster French to vegan, here are all the best places to eat in Vancouver this summer.

Top 5 Restaurants in Vancouver: David Jackman's guide

Tried out Merchant's Oyster Bar? It's one of our food editor's fave's. But where does Merchant's chef go when he wants to eat out?

Best Vancouver Restaurants: a strip club makes the cut

You probably don't associate strip clubs with high quality food, but the food program is light years ahead of the straight-off-the-Sysco-truck menus of similar establishments.

Vancouver gives classy response to London's anti-homeless spikes

Vancouver's innovative bench-shelters invite the homeless to take refuge, rather than driving them away.

Where to find Parisian macarons in Vancouver

A handful of shops in Vancouver make macarons that bring memories of Paris flooding back.

Shootings at Yaletown and Science World

The latest in a spate of shootings that happened over past week.

Science, technology, and art converge at annual Vancouver Maker Faire

The fourth annual Vancouver Mini Maker Faire takes over the PNE Forum this weekend.