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Uproot, art, Come Toast the Coast, Jericho Beach. Photo by Jessica Wilson
Jun 9th, 2015
A giant salmon lantern made of found and waste materials is the lead-off to an evening of art, live music and information at Come Toast the Coast.
central city foundation, Downtown Eastside, DTES Neighbourhood Council,
May 31st, 2015
Downtown Eastside neighbours got together at Victory Square for an afternoon of music, food, art, and information.
May 29th, 2015
More than 350 performers will hit the local clubs, classrooms and indoor/outdoor stages in the next 10 days with a lot of #BhangraLove. The Festival Kickoff presented by Denny’s Restaurant is taking...
May 14th, 2015
You have until midnight on Friday, May 15th to ask for a voting package for the Metro Vancouver Transit and Transportation plebiscite. To ask for a package call Elections BC at 1-800-661-8683....
Apr 15th, 2015
Peggy Vogler, owner of Aphrodite’s Organic Café and Pie Shop, sees locally grown, organic food as the way of the future. In fact, she's based her business model on it.  "We live in a very...
Apr 10th, 2015
It took six hours for the Coast Guard to build a containment boom around a toxic spill at a deep-water anchorage off English Bay and 13 hours before City authorities were notified. Now the City of...
Apr 6th, 2015
All these years, I have walked by Cézanne’s paintings without really seeing a thing.
Canadian politics, Martin Luther King, Vancouver, Charter rights
Apr 1st, 2015
On April 17, Canada's first-ever march for the Charter of Rights and Freedoms will launch in Vancouver, B.C. The march, sponsored in part by the Vancouver Observer, celebrates the anniversary of...
Mar 20th, 2015
At Waterfront Station Friday morning, Andrea Domagas and her team were on the front lines of the transit plebiscite, asking transit takers to pledge their 'YES' vote in the Metro Vancouver...