Jenny Uechi

Jenny Uechi is Managing Director of Observer Media Group.  She is a special reports writer for National Observer.

Notification: High Risk Sex Offender Residing in Vancouver

The Vancouver Police Department believes that compelling circumstances exist requiring the Department to warn the public that Barry Ross Blaney poses a risk of significant harm to the safety of women...

Vancouver approves rezoning for Edgewater casino

Anti-gambling coalition says move will open doors to more gambling; councillors disagree.

B.C. Lions win Grey Cup

A hometown victory for Vancouver at last.

Vancouver no stranger to Grey Cup riots

With the Stanley Cup riots fresh in mind, some people have been worried about a potential repeat of violence after The Grey Cup game today. Although Mayor Gregor Robertson said on Wednesday that he...

Grey Cup fever: BC Lions prepare to take on Winnipeg Blue Bombers

Vancouver residents decked themselves in orange today to support the Lions ahead of the big Grey Cup game tomorrow.  The Canadian Press has the story: Rain-soaked football fans from across...

Woman pepper-sprays shoppers to nab Xbox on Black Friday

  From Occupy protests to department stores, pepper spray has been making headlines in the U.S. this month. A woman in Los Angeles was arrested in Los Angeles after she allegedly sprayed...

Vision Vancouver's young party

Almost anyone who made it by the NPA and Vision Vancouver's parties on election night would have been struck by the different demographic in the two rooms. At the NPA party, it was mainly middle-...

Steven Cox: the Cause+Affect behind Vancouver Pecha Kucha

Designers Steven and Jane Cox co-founded Pecha Kucha Night in Vancouver after launching their design firm Cause + Affect.  Their stories are separate, parallel and deeply connected. It begins,...

From Egypt to China, protesters get naked for change

It beats self-immolation any day...

Missing person Randy Ponzio found dead

The search for 35-year-old Vancouver resident Bruce Randall "Randy" Ponzio has been called off after his body was discovered in a downtown eastside rooming house on Saturday, November 19. Police...