|Mail delivery halted after Canuck the crow's mischief - Sat, 24 Jun 2017 18:25:00 -0700|
Residents on Canuck's street are upset, and the crow's caretaker is concerned for its safety.
|Free glasses gifted to Vancouverites who couldn't afford them - Sat, 24 Jun 2017 19:25:31 -0700|
For many, purchasing a new pair of glasses is an expense that's out of the question.
|For firefighters, June heat means watching out for forest fires, cliff jumpers - Sat, 24 Jun 2017 17:36:00 -0700|
Two substantial fires are burning in B.C.'s Interior, and hot and dry weather means more could be on the way.
|At best stressful, at worst fatal: BC SPCA warns owners not to leave pets in cars - Sat, 24 Jun 2017 13:54:00 -0700|
In just minutes, the temperature in a vehicle can soar to over 38 C putting dogs at risk of irreparable brain damage.
|B.C. environmentalist Gwen Barlee dead at 54 - Sat, 24 Jun 2017 11:52:00 -0700|
She was fighting cancer, but news of her death came as a shock to colleagues.
|Parents struggling to find closer child care for leukemia survivor with Down syndrome - Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:43:00 -0700|
Her mother says the only way her 9-year-old can get extra support is if she's bused to another school.
|Driver forced to fork over $378 to dispute bogus ICBC claim - Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:17:00 -0700|
There's video proving a fender-bender wasn't Wieslew Jagielski's fault, but accessing it cost him hundreds.
|Liberal flip-flops promise big changes amid political showdown - Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:21:00 -0700|
The throne speech confidence vote is expected to take place on Thursday.
|Vancouver mulls ban on disposable coffee cups - Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:31:00 -0700|
The city is also looking to reduce the number of paper and plastic shopping bags and takeout food containers.
|Weather alert: Heat wave headed for B.C.'s South Coast - Fri, 23 Jun 2017 08:49:00 -0700|
Environment Canada forecasts temperatures will peak upwards of 32 C away from the water.
|Putting your best foot forward for online job applications - Sun, 25 Jun 2017 13:00:00 EDT|
Many employers hire exclusively by online job application systems which means it's more important than ever to know how to leverage keywords and tricks to make your resume stand out.
|Radio silence: Lower Mainland first responders move to encrypted communications - Sun, 25 Jun 2017 12:00:00 EDT|
Media and the public in the region will have to wait for the 'official word' on emergencies, when first responders in the Lower Mainland move to a new digitally-encrypted radio system.
|End-of-life plans: Is it too morbid to plan your death? - Sun, 25 Jun 2017 11:00:48 EDT|
Todd Hooge, 47, is a new dad with a thriving Victoria tech-firm, but the recent death of a friend got him planning ahead for his own death, to protect his partner from being left with gut-wrenching decisions.
|Embodying Barbie: Cosmetic gynecology on the rise in Canada - Sun, 25 Jun 2017 10:00:00 EDT|
After six years of wishing she looked better below the belt, Alyssa recently shelled out $4,200 to have part of her labia removed. Labiaplasty is one of the fastest-growing cosmetic procedures in Canada and the U.S.
|Road closures for the Scotiabank Vancouver half marathon - Sun, 25 Jun 2017 09:00:00 EDT|
The event is expected to draw more than 6,500 racers.
|Sikhs celebrate B.C. woman's 'inspiring' appointment as first turbaned judge in Canada - Sat, 24 Jun 2017 22:52:02 EDT|
Justice Palbinder Kaur Shergill will be a judge at B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster.
|Vancouverites enjoy first heat wave of the summer - Sat, 24 Jun 2017 20:28:01 EDT|
After a long, snowy winter, Vancouverites took to social media on Saturday, basking in the first real heat wave of the summer.
|A dream come true: First Nations woman's art displayed at Vancouver airport - Sat, 24 Jun 2017 12:00:00 EDT|
A Carcross Tagish First Nation artist is having her artwork displayed at the Vancouver airport for a year.
|Eskimos stay cool to foil late Lions' charge in tight Western opener - Sun, 25 Jun 2017 01:28:29 EDT|
Sean Whyte kicked a nine-yard field goal with no time left on the clock as the Edmonton Eskimos defeated the B.C. Lions 30-27 on Saturday in the opener to the CFL season for both clubs.
|Take a stroll down East Hastings: campaign hopes to attract people to neighbourhood - Sat, 24 Jun 2017 22:08:51 EDT|
The Strathcona Business Improvement Association wants to improve health, environment and economy of area and is offering a summer series of events to do that.
|More gun violence in Surrey; murder in Burnaby - Mon, 04 Apr 2016 23:55:04 Z|
Since Surrey RCMP said Friday they had implemented successful strategies to combat gun violence, there have been three more shootings.
|B.C. nurses' college warns about helping in assisted-dying cases - Tue, 05 Apr 2016 07:08:34 Z|
A B.C. Supreme Court ruling allowing a terminally-ill woman a medically-assisted death has not opened the door to nurses now participating in hastened death, the College of Registered Nurse of B.C. said Monday.
|Most senior nursing homes miss Ministry of Health staffing guideline - Wed, 06 Apr 2016 19:24:06 Z|
The vast majority of government-funded long-term care homes for seniors in B.C. do not meet Ministry of Health staffing guidelines. The Residential Care Facilities Quick Facts Directory, a report released recently by the Office of the Seniors Advocate, compiles staffing, serious incident reports and other quality of life measures for every publicly funded seniors home […]
|Canucks a royal pain for California contenders, beat Kings 3-2 - Tue, 05 Apr 2016 05:53:40 Z|
Now that the least is expected of them — or wanted from them, if you ask the draftists — the Vancouver Canucks have built their longest winning streak of the season. It began five days ago. It took the Canucks six months and 79 National Hockey League games to win three straight. They finally made […]
|Photos: Top images from around the globe - Tue, 05 Apr 2016 00:17:43 Z|
View the best photographs from hot spots around the world.
|Rental housing is for residents, says Vancouver councillor eyeing Airbnb rules - Tue, 05 Apr 2016 12:04:54 Z|
A Vancouver councillor is eyeing regulation of home-sharing services like Airbnb, as the city’s rental vacancy rate hovers near zero. Coun. Geoff Meggs wants to expand and accelerate a study already underway by city staff on the effect Airbnb and similar websites are having on the supply of rental housing. “We’re going to […]
|No 'gay on the runway': Producer quits St. Paul's fundraiser, citing LGBTQ concern - Tue, 05 Apr 2016 17:22:22 Z|
The founder/producer behind a popular St. Paul’s fundraising gala has resigned after allegedly being told to tone down the show’s LGBTQ presence.
|Vaughn Palmer: Independent MLA leads the charge for election finance reform - Thu, 07 Apr 2016 14:41:53 Z|
As the legislature resumed Monday after a two-week spring break, Independent MLA Vicki Huntington was first on her feet during introduction of bills with as timely a measure as the house has seen this session.
|Ian Mulgrew: Pilot legal aid project supporting families - Tue, 05 Apr 2016 13:33:48 Z|
A pilot legal aid project for parents — particularly aboriginal parents — is showing great promise and getting child-custody disputes out of court and resolved quicker and more cheaply.
|Where is Trudeau government heading on China? - Wed, 06 Apr 2016 17:15:24 Z|
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government is undertaking a major internal review of Canada’s relationship with China, cautiously considering steps that include launching free trade negotiations and helping up to 100,000 Canadian students study there. T