Leah Golob Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/6197 en Moments leading to Vancouver riot kiss caught on video http://www.vancouverobserver.com/world/canada/2011/06/23/moments-leading-vancouver-riot-kiss-caught-video A new video posted on YouTube further unveils the mystery surrounding the now-famous riot kiss photograph taken during the Stanley Cup riots.&nbsp; Just last week the identities of the young couple...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/world/canada/2011/06/23/moments-leading-vancouver-riot-kiss-caught-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/world/canada/2011/06/23/moments-leading-vancouver-riot-kiss-caught-video#comments Canada World Alex Thomas B.C. Civil Liberties David Eby Richard Lam Riot riot kiss photo riot kiss video Scott Jones Stanley Cup Vancouver Vancouver Police Department YouTube Thu, 23 Jun 2011 23:04:00 +0000 Leah Golob 7757 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Justin Bieber flaunts his Canadian roots at MuchMusic Video Awards http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/tmi/2011/06/20/justin-bieber-flaunts-his-canadian-roots-muchmusic-video-awards After the show, Bieber capped off the night with these words of wisdom: "Dont forget where you come from...and always show love to home. I LOVE CANADA!!! THANK YOU. GREAT NIGHT."<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/tmi/2011/06/20/justin-bieber-flaunts-his-canadian-roots-muchmusic-video-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/tmi/2011/06/20/justin-bieber-flaunts-his-canadian-roots-muchmusic-video-awards#comments TMI Music Culture Abandon All Ships best Canadian artist Blake McGrath Canadian music Down with Webster Drake Fefe Dobson JDiggz Justin Bieber Lady Gaga MMVA MuchMusic Video Award Selena Gomez Shawn Desman Mon, 20 Jun 2011 20:20:00 +0000 Leah Golob 7717 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Kissing couple in Vancouver hockey riots identities revealed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/node/7694 In the aftermath of the Vancouver riots, a photograph of a young couple kissing amongst the chaos of hooligans and riot police received world-wide attention as a result of social media. The mystery...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/node/7694" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/node/7694#comments City Alex Thomas Brett Jones Canucks Georgia Megan Jones police Richard Lam riot kiss photo Robson Scott Jones Seymour Stanley Cup Vancouver Fri, 17 Jun 2011 21:39:00 +0000 Leah Golob 7694 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Stanley Cup Canucks win will be bigger than Olympic gold medal win, fans say http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/canucks/2011/06/15/stanley-cup-canucks-win-will-be-bigger-olympic-gold-medal-win-fans-say As Vancouver gears for Game 7 in the Stanley Cup playoffs, fans say a Canucks win at Rogers Arena tonight will&nbsp; lead to celebrations larger than those of the 2010 Olympics. Victory feels so...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/canucks/2011/06/15/stanley-cup-canucks-win-will-be-bigger-olympic-gold-medal-win-fans-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/canucks/2011/06/15/stanley-cup-canucks-win-will-be-bigger-olympic-gold-medal-win-fans-say#comments Canucks Boston Bruins Calgary Hockey Forum Canucks city Montreal Olympics Robson Ryan Kesler Stanley Cup finals Vancouver Canucks Wed, 15 Jun 2011 23:28:00 +0000 Leah Golob 7643 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com The Book of Mormon wins big at 2011 Tony Awards http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/theatre/2011/06/13/book-mormon-wins-big-2011-tony-awards Creators of the animated satirical comedy South Park, Matt Stone and Trey Parker, captured Broadway by storm this Tony season with their stage debut The Book of Mormon. The irreverent musical stole...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/theatre/2011/06/13/book-mormon-wins-big-2011-tony-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/theatre/2011/06/13/book-mormon-wins-big-2011-tony-awards#comments Theatre Culture best musical best play Bono Book of Mormon Joseph Smith Julie Taymor Matt Stone South Park Spiderman Steven Spielberg Tony Award winners Tony Awards Trey Parker U2 War Horse Mon, 13 Jun 2011 22:11:00 +0000 Leah Golob 7618 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Travel bloggers dream big at TBEX http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/travel/2011/06/11/travel-bloggers-dream-big-tbex "To be a travel writer is to lead a double life," said Dylan Lowe, known in the blogosphere as the Travelling Editor. "Most writers&nbsp;have a day job and do travel blogging on the side, or are...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/travel/2011/06/11/travel-bloggers-dream-big-tbex" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/travel/2011/06/11/travel-bloggers-dream-big-tbex#comments Travel Life Adventure Insider Amanda Pressner Dustin Main Dylan Lowe Gadling Great Canadian Hitchhike Link Community Development Skinny Backpacker TBEX The Lost Girls travel blogging Traveling Editor TripAdvisor Sun, 12 Jun 2011 06:15:00 +0000 Leah Golob 7605 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Vancouver preps for game five in Stanley Cup Final http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/canucks/2011/06/10/vancouver-preps-game-five-stanley-cup-final Tonight's Stanley Cup Game 5 crowds in the streets of Vancouver are expected to be the biggest yet. In anticipation of the Canucks-Bruins show down, Georgia Street will be closing at noon.&nbsp;Three... http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/canucks/2011/06/10/vancouver-preps-game-five-stanley-cup-final#comments Canucks City Bruins Canucks CBC City Hall Georgia Street Robson safety Stanley Cup Final Vancouver Vancouver Police Fri, 10 Jun 2011 22:01:00 +0000 Leah Golob 7595 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Give postal workers some respect http://www.vancouverobserver.com/world/canada/2011/06/09/give-postal-workers-some-respect With the onset of the Canada Post strike, corporate news organizations have created too many caricatures of postal workers, describing them as greedy and selfish, and pitting them against the general...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/world/canada/2011/06/09/give-postal-workers-some-respect" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/world/canada/2011/06/09/give-postal-workers-some-respect#comments Canada Opinion Canada Post Canadian Union Dennis Lemelin postal workers Stephen Harper Vancouver Sun Fri, 10 Jun 2011 02:10:00 +0000 Leah Golob 7590 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Weekend events in Vancouver http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2011/06/09/weekend-events-vancouver Iron Chef winner Rob Feenie will show off his talent on stage at this weekend's Eat! Vancouver Food and Cooking Festival. That's just one of the great things happening this weekend in Vancouver....<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2011/06/09/weekend-events-vancouver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2011/06/09/weekend-events-vancouver#comments City Arts Summit BC Place Eat! Vancouver False Creek Iron Chef Langara College Monster Energy Motorcross Nationals Rio Tinto Alcan Dragon Boat Festival rob feenie vancouver convention centre Vancouver events Velopalooza Write on the Beach Thu, 09 Jun 2011 23:12:00 +0000 Leah Golob 7587 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Conservative party website hacked with prank post about Harper's health http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/news/2011/06/07/conservative-party-website-hacked-prank-post-about-harpers-health The Conservative party's website was hacked earlier this morning, reporting claims that Stephen Harper had been rushed to the hospital after choking on his morning breakfast. "According to staff at...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/news/2011/06/07/conservative-party-website-hacked-prank-post-about-harpers-health" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/news/2011/06/07/conservative-party-website-hacked-prank-post-about-harpers-health#comments News Politics Andrew MacDougall Conservative government Conservative Party website Dimitri Soudas false report hash brown Stephen Harper Tue, 07 Jun 2011 22:03:00 +0000 Leah Golob 7562 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com