Downtown Eastside

Gentrification killing off low-income rooms in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside

Report shows development driving up rents, reducing number of welfare-level rooming houses.

COPE's Ellen Woodsworth braces for political winter, next steps

Will the former councillor run in 2014? Will she even have a home? We get up close.

Missing person: Allanna Tatchell

Vancouver Police are requesting the public's help to help find a 17 year old girl. Allanna Tatchell was last seen on November 23 when she left a home in the 1700 block of East 63rd Avenue in...

"I Work Here" campaign breaks stereotypes about Vancouver's homeless

Homeless and low-income vendors are on the job, and in your neighbourhood.

Housing activists take over Hastings condo site

Paris Annex condos got some unexpected occupants today.

Gabor Maté: 'Organized insanity' for doctors to ignore health, poverty link

Can social inequity cause sickness? Vancouver's Dr. Gabor Maté thinks so.

Pickton investigation botched because of poor leadership: Report

Vancouver police force's top brass weren't paying attention, says independent study.

Missing person Randy Ponzio found dead

The search for 35-year-old Vancouver resident Bruce Randall "Randy" Ponzio has been called off after his body was discovered in a downtown eastside rooming house on Saturday, November 19. Police...

NPA kept Downtown Eastside residents from voting, COPE alleges

2011 Vancouver Municipal Election: Scrutineers' pressure kept at least 50 people from voting and created delays that discouraged others -- charges the NPA denies.

Ex-prostitute won't get full protection at missing-women inquiry

Anonymity protected, but she has to appear in person and can be cross-examined, Oppal rules.