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Heroin clinic didn't hurt Montreal street: study

MONTREAL -- Heroin-related debris, like discarded needles, dropped 46 per cent in a Montreal neighbourhood after an injection clinic opened there in 2005, a newly published study suggests. The...

Grimes' ethereal sound captivates online audience

She looks like a punk rock pixie, her self-taught sound is like Enya on acid, and at the rate she's gathering fans online, she may just be the next big thing in Canadian music.

Newly wed royals to visit seven Canadian cities, including Calgary during Stampede

CALGARY -- Prince William and Kate's visit to Canada will include Canada Day celebrations in Ottawa and a stop in Calgary on the first day of the Stampede. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will also...

Weekend movie reviews

Disney finds the cute and downplays the harsh in the new wildlife documentary African Cats. (read more)

Elisabetta Fantone in feature film

She isn't just a beauty. Or just an actor. This multifaceted artist is also widely recognized for her artwork, which most recently was commissioned by reality stars The Kardashian's.

Second Chromeo show added for Vancouver

One Chromeo show is already sold out!

The Green Hornet, Blue Valentine, Barney’s Version, Crispon Glover in person and seven other new films

A couple of local boys gone Hollywood have the week’s biggest, but not best, new film. Read more about The Green Hornet and the many others.

Quartango is headed for Vancouver

Quartango - proper noun, 1. Quartet of Canada's finest tango musicians.

NPA on bikes...like George Bush on gays

I love the NPA on bikes.  Well, not actually on bikes.   I mean on the subject of bikes.  On that they remind me of George Bush whose attitude was something to the effect of: No,...

Vancouver International Film Festival Picks for Days 4 & 5

Volkmar Richter’s picks for Sunday and Monday include the best Canadian film in some time, a provocative English comedy and some strong documentaries. (read more)