2010 Winter Games

Miga to Collect Employment Insurance?

Thank God for Canada's social safety net...

Scenes from the 2010 Olympics Awards Ceremony at BC Place

Spirits were high and the music was great last night at BC Place. Story in photos.

Arrest Outside North Van Chlorine Facility Highlights Concerns About Dangerous Transports Through Greater Vancouver

Kent Lins took his camera and got into into his car.   Lins's goal was to find out if Canexus Chemical Plant had halted the transport of chlorine, a deadly chemical, during the Vancouver...

Canada Women's Hockey Team Members Hold Their Own Under Drubbing by Press at BC Media Centre

Although the New York Times had already declared it over, the Canada Women's Hockey Team, fresh from winning a Gold Medal, still underwent a drubbing by (male) journalists today at a press conference...

Minister of International Trade Promotes Brand Canada to Global Business Leaders During Vancouver's Winter Olympics

BC's Minister of International Trade Peter Van Loan has been pitching the Canada-brand to directors of companies and potential investors from around the world during the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games...

Olympic Transportation Plan Creates Sustainable Legacy for Vancouver

Vancouver’s Olympic transportation plan has been a clear winner for Vancouver, and has created long-term sustainable transportation legacies for the city, Mayor Gregor Robertson said today. The...

Women's Ski Cross Competitor Ashleigh McIvor Scores Gold For Canada

At a party Sunday night at Canvas Club on Powell Street, Ashley McIvor posed for cameras, danced with members of the men's ski cross team and enjoyed the scene at an invitation-only party. The buzz i

Golden Autograph from Skeleton Champion Jon Montgomery

Jon Montgomery was besieged with media at a red carpet party at Canvas on Powell Monday night. But when the 30-year-old men's skeleton champion saw a mother reach out for an autograph for her 13-year...

British Columbia Gets the Silver in Swilling (Nunavut Gets the Gold)

The crowds were in high spirits on Robson Street at 10:00 PM on February 18. Canada had just won its third gold medal of the 2010 Winter Olympic Games. A line of RCMP officers stood at relaxed...