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Rio Tinto Alcan Dragon Boat Festival

Racing against breast cancer Abreast in a Boat

This is a story about my friend Judy. It isn’t really about Judy alone, it is about her dragon boat team, but Judy is my friend and that makes it personal. You can substitute any other name, Enus,...

Bee Vancity events June 21–28

Ride Don't Hide Bicycling Fundraiser, Summer Solstice, Eco Friendly Fashion Show, Alcan Dragon Boat Festival, Make Music Vancouver's 300 free concerts....

Life lessons from Milton Wong

Alden Habacon's life was changed by Milton Wong. Here's what he learned from him.

Weekend events in Vancouver

Iron Chef winner Rob Feenie will show off his talent on stage at this weekend's Eat! Vancouver Food and Cooking Festival. That's just one of the great things happening this weekend in Vancouver....