Mark Donovan Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/5341 en Vancouver riots: the good, the bad, and the ugly http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/thescene/2011/06/16/vancouver-riots-good-bad-and-ugly Many are wondering how a crowd coming out to watch a spectator sport could turn into a mob. <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/thescene/2011/06/16/vancouver-riots-good-bad-and-ugly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Scene City Bruins Canucks hockey riot Stanley Cup playoffs Vancouver riot Fri, 17 Jun 2011 05:53:00 +0000 Pravin Pillay 7687 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Rioting in Vancouver: photos http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/canucks/2011/06/15/rioting-vancouver-photos Vancouver's downtown area turns into riot zone as hoodlums and intoxicated fans set cars on fire and smash windows after Game 7 loss to Boston Bruins.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/canucks/2011/06/15/rioting-vancouver-photos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Canucks City Canucks Downtown fans Granville Hockey riot police riots Robson Rogers Arena VPD Thu, 16 Jun 2011 13:24:00 +0000 Mark Donovan 7667 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com WE CAN Earth Summit Campaign takes off http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/thescene/2011/03/21/we-can-earth-summit-campaign-takes The science is in. The most credible scientists agree that climate change is happening and global warming is increasing faster than anyone had predicted even three years ago.&nbsp; Incremental change...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/thescene/2011/03/21/we-can-earth-summit-campaign-takes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Scene Celebrities Fashion Politics Opinion Environment citizen engagement Earth Summit Environmental and Social Sustainability Mon, 21 Mar 2011 23:33:00 +0000 Pravin Pillay 6610 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Vancouver in snow http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/outside/2010/11/22/vancouver-snow Over the weekend, the snow fell heavily in Vancouver. Up at Queen Elizabeth Park, as much as 10 cm fell, covering the trees and grounds with a thick, heavy blanket of wet snow. Many of the trees... Life Outside Outdoors City Queen Elizabeth Park Snow Tue, 23 Nov 2010 08:03:00 +0000 Mark Donovan 5483 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com A rainbow lights up the sky over Vancouver http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/outside/2010/11/09/rainbow-lights-sky-over-vancouver We don't get many thunderstorms here in Vancouver, but we do get the occasional rainbow. Especially this time of the year. The sun's always low on the horizon, and the sky often clear in the West in... Life Outside Photography False Creek Rainbow Science World Vancouver Tue, 09 Nov 2010 22:34:00 +0000 Mark Donovan 5344 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com