christmas

The Holiday Homo

How to host the perfect party in six simple steps.

Christmas gifts: for him

Whatever your budget, VO has the ultimate gift ideas for your man. 20 bang-on ideas for holiday gifts.

Remembrance Day, poppy thief and helicopter crash top Canadian headlines

Unruly behaviour at Toronto Remembrance Day ceremony, a helicopter crash in Hawaii, poppy thief discovered to be the son of a veterans group president, Quebec provincial cop arrested, Bay of Fundy...

Lady Gaga to decorate Barneys New York

One hundred and thirty days until Christmas, and one shop can already hear the jingle bells ring. The luxurious New York department store Barneys and Lady Gaga are teaming up for a 2011 Christmas...

The most beautiful Vancouver photos in the world

Revisit moments captured by our Flickr contributers in the last Flickr photo mashup of the year. Sometimes sharp, sometimes shocking. Our Vancouver.

Has Christmas become too gay?

Christmas is gayer than Barbra Streisand on Ellen.

Tech toys for the holidays

A solar-powered crank-operated radio? It's just one of the nifty gadgets you can get your loved ones this holiday season.

The Winter Solstice Lantern Festival lights up the night

On the longest night of the year, Vancouverites gathered to celebrate darkness and light at the 17th annual lantern festival.

Must have holiday gifts for foodies

Does gift shopping for food-lovers make you want to climb into a pressure-cooker? Relax, grab a mug of hot chocolate, and click here.

Holiday baking fun with Uprising Breads

It's just after 9 AM and the espresso machine is in full swing at Uprising Breads on Vancouver's East Side. The familiar tunes of Christmas echo in the backround while a steady stream of patrons flow...