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2010 Winter Olympics
London, Vancouver, and Tokyo can share Olympic-sized lessons
Following London’s example, a major focus of planning for the Games is the “legacy,” something which the City of Vancouver knows about.
Nov 3rd, 2014
Canada: the land of the beautiful
Below is a list of 10 amazing people from across the country who help make Canada beautiful. Rebecca Bollwitt - Vancouver, BC Photo courtesy of Nordica Photography Also known as the...
Jul 26th, 2011
Harper makes former B.C. premier Gordon Campbell special envoy to London
Shortly after resigning last fall as B.C.'s premier, Gordon Campbell will bounce back into politics as Stephen Harper's new envoy to Britain.
Jun 23rd, 2011
From French Riviera, a Variety of Reactions to Vancouver, Canada, and the 2010 Winter Games
Canadians are kind and clean, the French garnered from watching Olympics television coverage. But a retiree who once actually lived in Canada isn't impressed. “The winters. So long!” Story inside...
Mar 27th, 2010
Mayor Hopes to Harness Olympic Volunteer Support for Vital Civic Projects
At the first council meeting following the completion of the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, Mayor Robertson will be introducing a motion for the City to explore all possible legacy...
Mar 17th, 2010
Apologies for the Olympics and Paralympics
Betty and Rolly Fox, parents of Terry Fox, carry the torch into opening ceremonies for the 2010 Paralympic Games.
Mar 14th, 2010
International Women’s Day: “We Hold up Half the Sky”
Kat Norris, Coast Salish, Lyackson First Nation and Nez Perce, founder of Indigenous Action Movement, and survivor of Kuper Island Residential School
Mar 9th, 2010
Big Time Scandal for Small Screen Stars
Mugshot of Actor Charlie Sheen, Arrested December 25, 2009
Feb 19th, 2010
Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert Attracts Huge, Enthusiastic Crowd at Science World For Live Taping of Show
The U.S comedian has been poking fun at Canadians since December, calling them “ice-holes” and “syrup-suckers,” but that did not seem to deter the hundreds of local fans who gathered at the muddy park
Anna Ling Kaye
Feb 17th, 2010