Press Release Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/123 en Alberta Conservative MP calls Scottish vote a "sham" http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/commentary/alberta-conservative-mp-calls-scottish-vote-sham 50%+1 isn't enough to rip up Canada or Scotland, the Edmonton MP argues<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/commentary/alberta-conservative-mp-calls-scottish-vote-sham" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/commentary/alberta-conservative-mp-calls-scottish-vote-sham#comments Commentary Scottish independence Sat, 20 Sep 2014 01:52:00 +0000 Press Release 19709 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Zero Waste conference in Nanaimo emphasizes alternatives to incinerators and landfills http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/zero-waste-conference-nanaimo-emphasizes-alternatives-incinerators-and-landfills Zero Waste Canada hosts&nbsp;authentic&nbsp;Zero Waste Conference in Nanaimo B.C. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/zero-waste-conference-nanaimo-emphasizes-alternatives-incinerators-and-landfills" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/zero-waste-conference-nanaimo-emphasizes-alternatives-incinerators-and-landfills#comments News Sun, 14 Sep 2014 23:03:00 +0000 Press Release 19636 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Peace Labyrinth atop SFU’s Burnaby campus http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/peace-labyrinth-atop-sfu-s-burnaby-campus Coinciding with the dawning of the summer solstice, a free public ceremony with spoken word, performing artists and candlelight will open a Peace Labyrinth atop SFU’s Burnaby campus on June 21 at 7 p...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/peace-labyrinth-atop-sfu-s-burnaby-campus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/peace-labyrinth-atop-sfu-s-burnaby-campus#comments News Sat, 21 Jun 2014 06:07:00 +0000 Press Release 19181 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Salish Sea at highest risk of an oil spill in Canada http://www.vancouverobserver.com/opinion/salish-sea-highest-risk-oil-spill-canada Georgia Strait Alliance responds to the Tanker Safety Expert Panel report.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/opinion/salish-sea-highest-risk-oil-spill-canada" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/opinion/salish-sea-highest-risk-oil-spill-canada#comments Opinion Thu, 05 Dec 2013 02:45:00 +0000 Press Release 17229 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Tanker safety report obscures truth http://www.vancouverobserver.com/opinion/tanker-safety-report-obscures-truth Canada remains unready to deal with supertankers on the BC coast.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/opinion/tanker-safety-report-obscures-truth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/opinion/tanker-safety-report-obscures-truth#comments Opinion Thu, 05 Dec 2013 02:36:00 +0000 Press Release 17228 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Final weekend for acclaimed play "Salmon Row" http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/theatre/final-weekend-acclaimed-play-salmon-row There are only four nights left to catch Kwantlen Polytechnic University&nbsp;instructor Nicola Harwood’s highly acclaimed play,&nbsp;Salmon Row,&nbsp;put on by theatre company Mortal Coil...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/theatre/final-weekend-acclaimed-play-salmon-row" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/theatre/final-weekend-acclaimed-play-salmon-row#comments Theatre Fri, 30 Aug 2013 01:34:00 +0000 Press Release 16303 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Margaret Atwood, Will Self at this year's Vancouver Writers Fest: biggest lineup ever http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/margaret-atwood-will-self-years-vancouver-writers-fest-biggest-lineup-ever Are you a writer, or a book fanatic? Keep your October calendar open for this year's incredible Vancouver Writers Fest with over 80 events. <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/margaret-atwood-will-self-years-vancouver-writers-fest-biggest-lineup-ever" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/margaret-atwood-will-self-years-vancouver-writers-fest-biggest-lineup-ever#comments Culture Douglas Coupland Margaret Atwood Tomson Highway Vancouver Writers Festival VWF Thu, 15 Aug 2013 07:55:00 +0000 Press Release 16165 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Two urban farms face closure due to pressure from developers http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/two-urban-farms-face-closure-due-pressure-developers Real Estate Firm wants two Kerrisdale community farm sites vacant for high rise development at 41st and Blenheim.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/two-urban-farms-face-closure-due-pressure-developers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/two-urban-farms-face-closure-due-pressure-developers#comments City community garden highrise Kerrisdale urban farming vancouver Fri, 02 Aug 2013 02:27:00 +0000 Press Release 16046 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com TransLink announces fare tariff changes http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/translink-announces-fare-tariff-changes Changes aim to make system more equitable.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/translink-announces-fare-tariff-changes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/translink-announces-fare-tariff-changes#comments City Bob Paddon FareSaver tickets West Coast Express Wed, 31 Jul 2013 05:04:00 +0000 Press Release 16021 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Premier Christy Clark sworn in as Westside-Kelowna MLA http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/premier-christy-clark-sworn-westside-kelowna-mla Premier Christy Clark is officially sworn in as the MLA for Westside-Kelowna today in Vancouver. http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/premier-christy-clark-sworn-westside-kelowna-mla#comments Politics BC Liberal Government Caucus Wed, 31 Jul 2013 04:29:00 +0000 Press Release 16020 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com