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The Rock to the rescue again, brothers separated at birth and Whitney Houston’s wild life
Also Drac and family go on vacation, Mexican migrants make the best of it in New York, a telemarketer learns power selling, a teen fights depression and one man’s ideas to change soccer
Jul 13th, 2018
Fish-farming feud sidelines girls' soccer squad on Vancouver Island
Soccer mom and her daughter who plays for an under-15 squad is squaring off against the club's fish-farming sponsors.
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Oct 29th, 2015
Downtown Vancouver residents brace for FIFA fan zone
Construction was fast and furious this week at Cambie and Georgia, as Larwill Park transforms into the FIFA Fan Zone.
Jun 5th, 2015
Tammy needs more laughs, and Gore Vidal puts barbs into 4th of July
Susan Sarandon and Melissa McCarthy take a road trip without even a nod to Thelma and Louise
Jul 3rd, 2014
An eerie October to remember: Vancouver photos
Take a look back at the foggy October that was through the eyes of our talented VO flickr pool contributors.
Nov 1st, 2013
Independent film about Vancouver Whitecaps captain Jay DeMerit released on iTunes
Independent film looking at Vancouver Whitecaps captain finds success after initial struggle for funding.
Jul 16th, 2012
Jay DeMerit talks about the Vancouver Whitecaps
Vancouver Whitecaps captain Jay DeMerit talks to the Vancouver Observer about the team, the fans, and his hopes for the 2012 MLS season.
Mar 24th, 2012
Whitecaps captain Jay DeMerit shares his story in new movie, Rise and Shine
Vancouver Whitecaps captain Jay DeMerit is the subject of a new documentary looking at his remarkable journey from nowhere to the top of his sporting profession.
Mar 21st, 2012
Rise & Shine: Interview with Jay DeMerit
Rise & Shine: The Jay DeMerit Story is a documentary film that looks at how the present Vancouver Whitecaps captain, Jay DeMerit, found his place in soccer. Jay took time out from his busy...
Mar 21st, 2012
Ceremony sends Canadian Homeless World Cup teams off in style
Members of Canada's men's and women's squads will leave tomorrow to travel to Paris, France, where they will compete in this year’s Homeless World Cup. This year, five men and eight women from BC...
Aug 16th, 2011