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Say goodbye to N/Movember in style with sweet events this weekend

Going to Candytown? Movember Gala? Alternative fashion wknd? We got them covered - and so should you.

Vancouver in 2011: a year in pictures

Take a look back at 2011 captured through the cameras of our talented VO Photo Pool members.

How to cut down on food waste this Christmas

Helpful tips for Vancouverites to reduce food waste this Christmas, so you can eat, drink and be merry (and be green).

Noche de rábanos: Digging to the root of Oaxaca's Christmas radish festival

Ever heard of radishes the weight and size of a watermelon? In one Mexican city, carving them is a holiday tradition.

A Grinch's survival guide for holiday haters

What if it just ISN'T the most wonderful time of the year?

5 tips for avoiding holiday stress and over indulgence

Number one. Lower your expectations - especially if you are a perfectionist. Lower the bar of perfection you may have set for yourself, and see if you can't enjoy the holidays as much – and perhaps...

Is Santa real? Kids turn to Google to find out.

In the countdown to Christmas, Google trends show a spike in "is Santa real" searches.

Parents beware: it's that time of year when 'is Santa real?' searches spike

  TORONTO _ Parents beware: with just a few days left till Christmas, it might be wise to keep the little ones away from the Internet. If past trends are any indication, Google is likely now...

The Christmas Carol Project brings modern twist to Dickens classic

Folk musicians and a storyteller deliver a modernized twist on the Charles Dickens classic.

Scaling roofs with snowmen, sparkling lights and Santa's sleigh

If you can’t stand the house next door showing you up with their dazzling Christmas lights, it’s time to call in University All In One.