Jocelyn Gollner Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/6506 en Livin' the life of a rich dog http://www.vancouverobserver.com/taxonomy/term/13396/2011/04/07/livin-life-rich-dog Lucky Vancouver dogs are getting star treatment around the city.&nbsp; The Pet Shop Boys, Jet Pet Resort and Aussie Pet Mobile are all businesses around the city that cater to special and spoiled...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/taxonomy/term/13396/2011/04/07/livin-life-rich-dog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Rich Dog-Poor Dog City Aussie Pet Mobile Cam Dahl Christopher Steele David Rogowski Jet Pet Resort Michelle Berg Richard Avis The Pet Shop Boys Fri, 08 Apr 2011 03:11:00 +0000 Jocelyn Gollner 6671 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Is North Vancouver ready for a chlorine leak during an earthquake? http://www.vancouverobserver.com/chlorine/2011/03/31/north-vancouver-ready-chlorine-leak-during-earthquake The City of North Vancouver's key spokesperson, the mayor, believes the municipality is ready to face both a major earthquake and a chlorine leak at the Canexus Chemical plant. This scenario, though...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/chlorine/2011/03/31/north-vancouver-ready-chlorine-leak-during-earthquake" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chlorine watch Public Safety City Canadian Centre for Occupational Health & Safety Canexus Chemical plant David Stuart Dr. Chris Carlsten John Clague Krasicki & Ward Emergency Preparedness Linda Olivier Mayor Richard Walton North Shore Emergency Management Office north vancouver RapidNotify Renata Elias Scott Larson SFU UBC Fri, 01 Apr 2011 00:20:00 +0000 Jocelyn Gollner 6781 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Barking Babies walk the runway at Spring Fashion Event http://www.vancouverobserver.com/taxonomy/term/13396/2011/03/28/barking-babies-walk-runway-spring-fashion-event Dogs were strutting their stuff on Saturday at the Barking Babies Spring Fashion Event.&nbsp; Barking Babies is a dog boutique in Yaletown that specializes in dressing and accessorizing your dog in...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/taxonomy/term/13396/2011/03/28/barking-babies-walk-runway-spring-fashion-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Rich Dog-Poor Dog City Barking Babies Nancy Jelenic Yaletown Tue, 29 Mar 2011 00:42:00 +0000 Jocelyn Gollner 6748 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com DreamRider Theatre teaches kids to care for the environment by tickling their funny bones http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/earthmatters/2011/03/24/dreamrider-theatre-teaches-kids-care-environment-tickling-their-funny DreamRider Theatre is saving the world, one child at a time.&nbsp; The theatre group went to roughly 300 B.C. schools last year alone to perform&nbsp; skits to raise future generations' awareness...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/earthmatters/2011/03/24/dreamrider-theatre-teaches-kids-care-environment-tickling-their-funny" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Earth Matters City Environment DreamRider Theatre Ian Gschwind Sara Holt Vanessa LeBourdais Fri, 25 Mar 2011 03:00:00 +0000 Jocelyn Gollner 6714 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com COPE introducing earthquake preparedness plan for Vancouver http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2011/03/24/cope-introducing-earthquake-preparedness-plan-vancouver “The Japanese earthquake has deeply affected me personally,” COPE City councillor Ellen Woodsworth told the Vancouver Observer. “My father is from Japan and I am very deeply connected with friends...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/2011/03/24/cope-introducing-earthquake-preparedness-plan-vancouver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> City Allan Wong Alvin Singh Christchurch Councillor Ellen Woodsworth japan Loretta Woodcock New Zealand The Coalition of Progressive Electors Fri, 25 Mar 2011 02:12:00 +0000 Jocelyn Gollner 6713 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Green Team winning environmentally http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/earthmatters/2011/03/23/green-team-winning-environmentally &nbsp;The&nbsp;Lower Mainland Green Team,&nbsp; formed&nbsp; two months ago by Lyda Salatian, helps out around the city by going to various parks and doing hands-on work.&nbsp; They do a variety of...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/earthmatters/2011/03/23/green-team-winning-environmentally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Earth Matters City Environment Lyda Salatian Mahon Park The Lower Mainland Green Team Tynehead Regional Park Thu, 24 Mar 2011 01:27:00 +0000 Jocelyn Gollner 6698 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com John Horgan, candidate for NDP leadership http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/politicaljunkie/2011/03/21/john-horgan-candidate-ndp-leadership With less than a month to go in the campaign, Horgan has many ideas on what he'd do if he eventually become B.C.'s premier, but he says his main priority right now is tax fairness.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/politicaljunkie/2011/03/21/john-horgan-candidate-ndp-leadership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political Junkie News Politics Adrian Dix Christy Clark John Horgan Juan de Fuca Mike Farnworth NDP Tue, 22 Mar 2011 01:10:00 +0000 Jocelyn Gollner 6666 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Liveblogging the Chinatown height review public hearings http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/politicaljunkie/2011/03/17/liveblogging-chinatown-height-review-public-hearings 11:12 -- Gregor Robertson says that the hearing will continue on April 5 at 7:30p.m. 10:55 -- Councillor Jang asks, "Do you think businesses would be able to co-exist with the height increase?' Tom...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/politicaljunkie/2011/03/17/liveblogging-chinatown-height-review-public-hearings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political Junkie City Chinatown city condo towers Dexter Lam Downtown Eastside Neighbourhood Council DTES Henry Tom Historic Area Heights Review Ivan Drury low-income Michael Ng SRO Vancouver Chinatown Business Improvement Society Vancouver Chinatown Merchants Association Fri, 18 Mar 2011 09:15:00 +0000 Jocelyn Gollner 6644 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Poor dogs get new beginnings http://www.vancouverobserver.com/taxonomy/term/13396/2011/03/17/poor-dogs-get-new-beginnings They have no homes. Many have endured abuse in their lives.They are living in shelters after being taken from the streets. The dogs at the BC SPCA have&nbsp; been through it all.&nbsp; Each year,...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/taxonomy/term/13396/2011/03/17/poor-dogs-get-new-beginnings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Rich Dog-Poor Dog City adoption BC SPCA Cowichan dogs Lorie Chortyk Fri, 18 Mar 2011 00:50:00 +0000 Jocelyn Gollner 6634 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Ice Pilots NWT currently in production of third season http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/thescene/2011/03/15/ice-pilots-nwt-currently-production-third-season Hang onto your hats, boys -- season three of Ice Pilots NWT is currently in production.&nbsp; The series is currently airing its second season after being ranked as the highest-rated Canadian...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/thescene/2011/03/15/ice-pilots-nwt-currently-production-third-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Scene Television Culture airline Buffalo David Gullason History Channel Ice Pilots NWT Northwest Territories Omni Film Productions planes television show WWII Yellowknife Wed, 16 Mar 2011 00:31:00 +0000 Jocelyn Gollner 6604 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com