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Get inspired with Indian Summer at W2
Looking for inspiration at some fun cultural events this week? Look no further than the Indian Summer event taking place until July 15. Here's the rundown from SFU Woodwards: Music transcends...
Jul 12th, 2012
Bang Bang Bollywood comes to New Westminster
Jul 6th, 2012
Slayage Conference at UBC July 12-15: Joss Whedon fans rejoice
Remember Buffy and Angel? Love The Astonishing X-Men? Here's your chance to mingle with other fans of creator Joss Wheldon, the mind behind the shows.
Jul 4th, 2012
Tim Hortons gets Wi-Fi: will other coffee shops follow suit?
Tim Hortons gets Wi-Fi, giving coffee-lovers and heavy internet users everywhere a reason to rejoice.
Jul 5th, 2012
I'm fat, Vancouver. Get over it.
A plus-sized young woman recounts horror stories dealing with our fat-unfriendly city.
Jun 29th, 2012
Top 20 Dorothys announced for CBC's "Over the Rainbow" live competition series
Canada's top 20 aspiring Dorothys were announced and for them the dream they dared to dream is now just a shoe-click away from becoming a reality.
Jun 26th, 2012
Kate Twa and John Cassini and the Railtown Actors Studio
The Vancouver Playhouse closed its doors for good this year, but as with every death, there comes new life. Railtown Actors Studio is the brainchild of acclaimed acting instructor, director and...
Jun 19th, 2012
Raffi announces West Coast tour and a Vancouver performance date
Oh, my Bananaphone! Canada's best-loved children's entertainer Raffi Cavoukian ("Raffi") is coming to town. Poopidoopidoop!
Jun 19th, 2012
Vancouver Aquarium explorers clean shorelines in Haida Gwaii
On the southern half of Haida Gwaii, plastic bottles and blocks of foam cling to the shores. Could the Japanese characters found on most of the beverage containers help identify the culprit?
Jun 13th, 2012
Vancouver 2011 Stanley Cup riots: a retrospective
One year ago, the Vancouver riot tore the downtown core apart. Here's a retrospective of the stories from the day and its aftermath.
Jun 14th, 2012