Jenny Uechi

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

Vision and COPE school board candidates to NPA: will you be voting to close more schools?

It's time to stand up to provincial underfunding of the system, slate argues.

Occupy Wall Street raid 'pure criminality', say Vancouver occupiers

Several tarps and tents were removed in Vancouver and one man was arrested in advance of Wednesday court date.

Ex-NPA campaign manager Bob Ransford, former mayors Harcourt and Campbell endorse Robertson

Vancouver Civic Election 2011: High-profile public-affairs specialist says NPA's Anton is reckless and has a poor grasp of economics, so he's switching sides.

Media Democracy Days: the future of journalism

Corporate concentration and a confusing online outlook can make for grim times, panelists said. But they also encouraged optimism and engagement.

Vision Vancouver unveils environmental platform

Vancouver Civic Election 2011: Better transit, bike-sharing, and green jobs are part of Vision Vancouver's plan, the mayor said.

Meet Vision Vancouver city council candidate Tony Tang

Vancouver 2011 Municipal Election: Vision Vancouver's newest face says he's in it for a chance to improve his community, even if he can't make all of them happy all of the time.

Advance polls open today

Advance polling for the upcoming civic election begins today. Election Day is on Saturday, November 19, but you can beat the rush by casting your vote at the following times and locations:...

Thrown to the lions in the coliseum of #Occupy

St. Andrew's-Wesley United Church seemed more Roman coliseum than house of worship last night as a ferocious crowd of protesters seemed hungry for Mayor Gregor Robertson and candidate Suzanne Anton's...

"Brazen" gang killing not unusual: Kim Bolan

The recent shooting death at Seventh and Ash on Sunday has shaken the area of Fairview Slopes. The victim, 29-year-old Axel Curtis, was a member of the United Nations gang.  Many residents of...

Masked protesters seen at Occupy Vancouver

About a dozen masked protesters dressed in black, and carrying flag poles and backpacks have been seen at the Occupy Vancouver gathering this afternoon, according to Vancouver Police. Police have...