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Liveblogging the Chinatown height review public hearings

11:12 -- Gregor Robertson says that the hearing will continue on April 5 at 7:30p.m. 10:55 -- Councillor Jang asks, "Do you think businesses would be able to co-exist with the height increase?' Tom...

Illuminate Yaletown 2011

Winter party complete with spectacular new media art installations in Yaletown celebrated the 2010 Olympics. Here is a late, but enthusiastic, wrap up of that event.

Wiring the Social Economy

About sixty people gathered downtown at W2 last Saturday for Wiring the Social Economy "unconference."   The day got kick-started by Carol Madsen, of SFU's Centre for Sustainable Community...

Changing Locations Puts Stress on Small Business Owners Who Are Going it Alone

It sure ain't easy moving a furniture store when you've got a broken knee and you have to do it on your own. Keep your cool and maybe it'll work out.

Vancouver Real Estate Update - December 2009

December 2009 in Vanouver Real Estate Wow. 2009 ended much differently than it began in Vancouver real estate. We started the year with one of the worst months ever recorded (January 2009) and then...

Deadman's Island

For this photograph of Vancouver's Naval Reserve Division on Deadman's Island, a Hasselblad camera with a Phase One back was used with a sturdy Gitzo tripod. Exposure: 45 seconds. www.melissamercier....