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Bizarre knife attack at popular Main Street restaurant
A man walks into a bar. Oh, and he has a knife.
May 30th, 2013
The General Public revamps Main Street sushi scene
The General Public brings quirky decor, a “psychedelic sushi bar” motif and pop culture icons to corner of 17th and Main, with unconventional dishes to boot.
Feb 19th, 2013
An inviting atmosphere, tasty lunch and a myriad of tea possibilities at Shaktea
The name Shaktea is inspired by the Hindu Goddess, who represents divine feminine energy and who brings harmony and restoration.
Dec 4th, 2012
Time to Check Your Head?
Entertainment, food and good company; a hard night of fundraising for Check Your Head, an organization that encourages and enables youth to be more proactive in their community.
May 18th, 2012
Vaisakhi parade celebrates the birth of Sikh community: photos
Dressed in colourful traditional garments and holding flags, locals celebrated Vaisakhi, the traditional harvest festival and holy day for Sikhs worldwide.
Apr 14th, 2012
BeeVancity's long weekend event picks | July 28-31
It's almost BC Day, so what better time for a multicultural experience? We recommend you check out these fabulous festivals and events happening this weekend, and then finish off your evening with...
Jul 26th, 2011
Fraser Street: the "new Main Street"
If you're shopping in Vancouver, the city's Fraser Street area, east of Main, is getting very cool. It's like leaving Soho in Manhattan for Williamsburg.
Jun 23rd, 2011
VO's Main Street: where history meets hipsters
Main Street: Where History meets Hipster When the No. 03 trolley bus rounds the bend at 18th and Main -- revealing a stunning panorama of red brick and Edwardian storefronts,...
Apr 29th, 2011
One soul for one Ipad
None of us in The Vancouver Observer office can afford to run out and buy the iPad, the latest technological wunder-gadget. But that won’t stop us from dreaming up ways to get our hands on this...
Jul 7th, 2010
Cumberland duo Morlove's cross Canada tour underway
Want some Morlove?
May 23rd, 2010