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Short-term programs help university graduates launch new careers
Intensive training allows educated young professionals to transition their careers in under a year.
Jul 22nd, 2015
Where to shop for home design in Vancouver: The Armoury District
The Armoury District near Granville Island has some of Vancouver's coolest interior design and home furnishing stores. Sophisticated and interesting, this neighborhood is made up of industrial...
Jul 24th, 2013
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
Love out, love in with SummerSkin
Chelsea Maier has "upendo" tattooed along her ribcage, the Swahili word for love. This ink is a constant memory of working in Africa and defines her apparel and accessories line, SummerSkin....
Jul 23rd, 2012
Top Vancouver Events Feb 2-8: beats, stories and Spacing Magazine
From Spacing Magazine's issue launch to a beat-heavy night at the Cobalt, BeeVancity has all the best events in town.
Feb 1st, 2012
The 2012 Academy Awards red carpet predictions
What will Hollywood's leading ladies be wearing at the Oscars this year? VO has predictions on all the big fashion labels on the red carpet.
Jan 29th, 2012
False Creek Residents Association votes against BC Place casino
Last Wednesday, the False Creek Residents Association (FCRA) voted unanimously to oppose the expansion and relocation of Edgewater Casino to B.C. Place. They join a growing list of community and arts
Dec 3rd, 2010
Circle Craft Fair at the Vancouver Convention and Exhibition Centre
"Western Canada’s largest one-of-a-kind gift fair, the Circle Craft Christmas Market. If it's handmade, you'll find it there."
Nov 20th, 2010
People in grass houses
On my recent visit to Scandinavia, I observed several examples of homes with grass rooftops.
Aug 13th, 2010
The Cross has distilled classic girlyness to a saccharine concentrate. When you walk in, you're hit with a profusion of feminine scents, pastel colours, and sparkling things. It makes me want to clasp
Mar 7th, 2010