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Vancouver's Downtown Eastside

Jan 9th, 2012
Megan Branson, Director of Olla Urban Flower Project, delivered the flowers herself. The plant and flower shop, which is located in the Downtown Eastside (DTES),  buys local and ethically...
Dec 14th, 2011
Report shows development driving up rents, reducing number of welfare-level rooming houses.
Art
Feb 8th, 2010
Mad Dog’s “golden castle” is a replica of a Strathcona home that in today’s market sells for a million dollars and is renovated and fortified with bars that keep out robbers on drugs.
Dec 2nd, 2009
Are you good at wrapping Christmas gifts? Your wrapping skills didn’t matter much at the workshop hosted by PIVOT for Hope in Shadows vendors.
Nov 20th, 2009
  "A measure of our society's worth and compassion is how we treat our most vulnerable citizens. If we fail to do all we can to protect those who cannot speak for themselves, we cannot call ours...
Nov 20th, 2009
[Editors Note: This is a revised version of a previous article.] "A measure of our society’s worth and compassion is how we treat our most vulnerable citizens. If we fail to do all we can to...