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High praise for the 5-decade film diary 56 UP, women of India in The World Before Her and Japan’s Studio Ghibli animations
Fifty years ago they were children; today they’re facing middle age. The celebrated Up Series has followed more than a dozen ordinary English folks all that time and offers the latest update.
Dec 7th, 2012
An evening of fine wine and sustainable food at Toast to the Coast
Friday night's Toast to the Coast was a prime example of Vancouver's love for both food, wine and wildlife.
Oct 13th, 2012
Toast to the Coast: A night of oceanwise food and BC's best wines
With the enchanting backdrop of the Aquarium at night, guests will indulge in exquisite canapés from leading Ocean Wise™ Restaurants, and sample some of B.C.’s best wines.
Oct 5th, 2012
Vancouver Observer's one-on-one interview with celebrity chef Anna Olson
The well-known restaurateurs Anna Olson, Alexandra Gill and Andrew Morrison attended the KidSafe charity event last month. We had the opportunity to speak with Anna Olson, and learn a bit more...
Dec 29th, 2011
Anne Olson, Alexandra Gill and Andrew Morrison talk for a cause at The Art of Food Writing
A few of the biggest food writers in town shared their story with eager audiences at UBC.
Nov 29th, 2011
The raw milk debate: Did Canada just give away your right to choose what you consume?
Canadian court says: "No right to milk."
Manda Aufochs Gillespie
Oct 17th, 2011
Vancouver's first Cupcake Challenge
What could be better than getting to judge (and taste) some of Vancouver's most delicious cupcakes? Getting to taste them for free.
Jun 20th, 2010