Linda Solomon

A day in the life of the Vancouver Observer team

What's going on at the office today?

A day in the life of the Vancouver Observer team

What's going on at the office today?

New spotlight on Lost Canadians

Reader's Digest details their struggle for citizenship.

Media Democracy Days: the future of journalism

Corporate concentration and a confusing online outlook can make for grim times, panelists said. But they also encouraged optimism and engagement.

Media Democracy Days: a view into the future of journalism

A decade ago, Media Democracy Day sprung to the Vancouver cultural scene to respond to what many citizens felt was a growing problem: the rapid media concentration in Canada, and the diverse...

All aboard the Hogwarts Express

"If you didn't board the #HogwartsExpress this morning, then your life is sad."@Lord_Voldemort7Harry Potter may have ended, but the magic still lives on today.20 years ago on this day, Harry, Ron,...

Minute with the mayor

This is the first in a new VOTV series "Minute with the Mayor." Special, huge thanks to Anne Watson for the high quality of the video production.  And thanks to Jacob Barker for last minute...

Photos in smokey evening light

Smoke from fires in the interior billowed up into Desolation Sound and the inlet in front of the Cove Restaurant on Cortes Island creating an eerie, beautiful backdrop for photographs. I took advanta

An introduction to the Vancouver Observer

Note: Due to the combination of an all-consuming search for employment, a general lack of Internet, and the rumblings of summer lethargy I neglected to post this entry written last week.  It...

Anatomy of a Feast

Love 'em or hate 'em, the 2010 Games were an historic moment in our city. Now that they're over, it's time to eat.