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U.S. election celebrations, Vancouver-style [photos]
Obama's victory was sweet.
Nov 6th, 2012
Vancouver's mayor and new council sworn in: slideshow
Top priority is affordable housing and an end to street homelessness.
Dec 5th, 2011
Vancouver voters face stark choice this election, Mayor says
Vancouver Civic Election 2011: Mayor pushes for re-election, pointing out rival party's inconsistencies.
Nov 18th, 2011
Vision Vancouver argues its platform is "fully costed"
Vancouver municipal election 2011: NPA spending plans are reckless and candidates divided, Robertson argues.
Nov 14th, 2011
Robertson sells out Westin Bayshore and compares his NPA rivals to Eeyore
The NPA are afraid of change and don't understand that Vancouverites have moved on, said Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson to the Vision faithful last night.
Nov 3rd, 2011
NPA fundraiser cancelled, Anton unveils tax platform and vows to end "pet projects" at City Hall
Vancouver Mayoral candidate, Suzanne Anton, announces spending limits, surplus returns and end to 'pet projects' at City Hall.
Sep 27th, 2011
Mayor and Vision candidates celebrate nominations at Waldorf Hotel
Vancouver municipal election 2011
Jun 13th, 2011
Chinese New Year Parade in Vancouver draws Ignatieff, Chu, Louie, Jang, etc.
Can you locate amongst the celebrants pictured in the slides: 1. Councillor Kerry Jang 2. Councillor Raymond Louie 3. Education Trustee Mike Lombardi 4. Parks Comissioner Sarah Blyth 5. The Liberal...
Feb 6th, 2011
City of Vancouver celebrates Earth Day with launch of residential food scraps collection
The goal of the city's new food scrap composting program is to reduce garbage by 35%, Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson said at a press conference outside City Hall this morning. The city's residential
Linda Solomon Wood
Apr 21st, 2010