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BC Place lights up to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Estonian independence
The roof of BC Place was illuminated on Monday night in the blue, black and white of Estonia’s national flag to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Estonia’s declaration of independence. Thanks...
Feb 20th, 2018
Amazing photos of September in Vancouver
Take a look back at September captured through the lenses of our VO Flickr Pool contributors.
Sep 30th, 2013
Thirty years after legendary album, U2's Joshua Tree was rooted in hearts everywhere
The clouds parted if only a few hours to welcome both U2 and Mumford & Sons to Vancouver. However, if you were one of the thousands of lucky fans attending Friday's show, things started off...
May 15th, 2017
AC/DC rocks out at BC Place: photos
Photography by Craig Fleisch
Sep 23rd, 2015
BC Home and Garden Show this weekend at BC Place
Get inspired for all things home related this weekend at the BC Home and Garden show and BC Place.
Feb 21st, 2013
Blunderdome: silence in the house
It didn’t come as much of a surprise last week when we learned of David Podmore's upcoming resignation as board chair of PavCo. No one represented PavCo’s face more than David Podmore, and he, more...
Aug 20th, 2012
PavCo names new board members
The Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Innovation, Pat Bell, appointed five new members and reappointed six existing members to the BC Pavilion Corporation (PavCo) Board today. Among among the new board...
Aug 15th, 2012
BC Place casino expansion move set up secretly by PavCo, FOI reveals
Information obtained through a new FOI makes it clear that the BC Pavillion Corporation (PavCo) was planning to relocate Edgewater Casino to the BC Place redevelopment up to a year before issuing a...
Feb 23rd, 2012
Rich Coleman put back in charge of gaming policy: citizens concerned about future of Edgewater casino
Critics say that putting Rich Coleman back on the gaming portfolio will be problematic for the future of gaming projects in B.C., including the controversial Edgewater casino.
Feb 9th, 2012
Vancouver in 2011: a year in pictures
Take a look back at 2011 captured through the cameras of our talented VO Photo Pool members.
Jan 1st, 2012