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Why cyclists are stoked about Evo's expansion to North Van and Burnaby
Good news — Evo Car Share has expanded its boundaries to include North Vancouver, Metrotown, Capilano University, SFU and BCIT.
Jun 28th, 2016
Trudeau warns housing solution in Vancouver could hurt markets elsewhere
A direct admission from the PM: overseas money is playing a role in fuelling superheated markets such as Vancouver, where the average price of a single-family detached home is $1.5 million.
The Canadian Press
Jun 17th, 2016
Trudeau and Clark announce big transit dollars after epic SkyTrain entrance
The dramatic entrance was paralleled in awesomeness by the $460 million in federal investment for public transit that came with it.
Jun 16th, 2016
BREAKING: Burnaby RCMP arrest seven Kinder Morgan protesters
"You do not have the consent of Indigenous people to work on unceded Indigenous territory," said a protester, caught on camera, to first responders and Kinder Morgan staff.
Jan 18th, 2016
Burnaby loses Trans Mountain court battle, ordered to pay company's costs
Justice George Macintosh said in a ruling posted online Monday that the National Energy Board has the constitutional power to direct or limit the enforcement of Burnaby's bylaws.
The Canadian Press
Nov 23rd, 2015
Letter to NEB: "I wish to withdraw my participation as a commenter"
Feb 17th, 2015
Supreme Court rejects Burnaby's injunction to stop Kinder Morgan
Under a cloudy, grey sky on top of Burnaby Mountain, a crowd of around 25 rolled out a banner that read “Stop Kinder Morgan!” in bold red letters and prepared to hear the news from the B....
Sep 17th, 2014
People's Procession & Rally Against Kinder Morgan Pipeline marches in Burnaby (IMAGES)
Burnaby Residents Opposing the Kinder Morgan Pipeline Expansion (BROKE) organized a "People's Procession & Rally" today. The group said it was raising community awareness and voicing...
Apr 12th, 2014
Possible missing cat in Burnaby
Cat: for illustration purposes
May 7th, 2013
Glenburn Soda Fountain and Confectionery scoops up ice cream and nostalgia
Vintage Burnaby shop delivers more than just ice cream, it dishes up a bit of the Lower Mainland's history.
Apr 11th, 2013