Vancouver

TED confirms 2 men kicked out of Vancouver conference after harassment complaints

Statement comes after Washington Post story alleging 5 women were sexually harassed or groped<p>Technology, Entertainment, and Design (TED) says two men …

Gender

Washington Post reports sexual harassment and groping occurred at Vancouver TED conference

What happens when a bunch of millionaires, the occasional billionaire, and various high achievers get together for some educational and inspirational …

TED Talks

The future of Northeast False Creek

Hundreds of people turned up at an event held by the City of Vancouver Saturday to gather opinions about plans for the last large piece of …

Lower Mainland

B.C. Liberal leadership debate focuses on Vancouver Island

Reducing ferry fares and moving government offices outside Victoria were among the tactics six B.C. Liberal leadership hopefuls put forward, in a …

Canadian News

St. Louis Blues 4 @ Vancouver Canucks 3: Ref, you suck

Nathan CaddellIt was an entertaining contest between the Canucks and Blues at Rogers Arena, as Vancouver stuck with one of the better teams in the …

St. Louis Blues

Mother-Daughter Trip Vancouver Canada

The Gift of Travel<p>I have always felt very fortunate to be able to travel the amount that we do. In fact, I many times think I must of done something …

Canada

Tax implications for Vancouver Airbnb hosts?

As Vancouver becomes Canada's first major city to regulate short-term home rentals, many prospective hosts have questions about how it could work for …

Lower Mainland

Park board hopes to have new dog park in place next summer

VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – The chair of the Vancouver Park Board says if everything goes to plan, there could be a new off-leash dog park set up as soon …

Lower Mainland

Heavy rains, winds hit B.C.’s south coast

Pouring rains and heavy winds continue to pound B.C.’s south coast on Sunday.<p>Environment Canada issued warnings for a slew of communities across the …

Weather

Months into the school year, Vancouver still looking for teachers

VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – We’re almost four months into the school year but Vancouver is still struggling to find and attract teachers.<p>The Vancouver …

Education

Vancouver stalled on demolition permit for historic home to avoid paying owners, judge says

Zheqiang Wu and Binxia Cao bought Shaughnessy's Walkem House with plans to build new family home<p>Vancouver city staff intentionally dragged their feet …

Heavy downpours expected in parts of Metro Vancouver

A rainfall warning is in effect for parts of the Lower Mainland, with heavy downpours expected Saturday evening.<p>Up to 80 mm of rain are expected to …

British Columbia

Fire destroys party bus in downtown Vancouver

Firefighters had to keep back the crowds after a party bus went up in flames just off the busy Granville Strip in downtown Vancouver Saturday …

Lower Mainland

Wet and windy weather across B.C.’s south coast leads to ferry cancellations

It’s going to be a wet and windy day across much of B.C.’s south coast.<p>Environment Canada issued a rainfall warning for Metro Vancouver, the Howe …

Weather

Vancouver Park Board hires reconciliation planner

'We are starting to see things change already,' says new planner<p>The Vancouver Park Board has hired a reconciliation planner after approving the new …

Canada

Vancouver Canucks narrowly lose to St. Louis Blues at home

Victory slipped between the fingers of the Vancouver Canucks Saturday night, losing 4-3 in overtime to the St. Louis Blues.<p>Brock Boeser, Markus …

St. Louis Blues

Metro Vancouver to light up blue in honour of fallen Abbotsford officer | The Province

Metro Vancouver will glow blue Saturday night to pay respect for fallen Abbotsford police officer Const. John Davidson.<p>Thousands are expected Sunday …

Canadian News

Start on time: Canucks looking to shake first-period struggles

Having watched his Vancouver Canucks fall behind early far too often already this season, Travis Green says he might send the NHL a memo asking for …

Vegas Golden Knights

68 things to do in Metro Vancouver on Sunday, November 19

Looking for something to do on Sunday? <i>The Straight</i>’s got you covered. Here are 68 events happening in or around Vancouver on Sunday, November</b> …

Coast Salish

Our Fave Places to Shop in Kitsilano

Speciality food stores, cool fashion boutiques, gift shops and more!<p>November 17, 2017<p>By Vancouver Magazine<p>Kitsilano boasts a number of stores that …

Lower Mainland

Vancouver arts education centre to move into vacated Emily Carr University building

'This just gives us a remarkable opportunity,' says Arts Umbrella CEO<p>Arts education for young people in Vancouver is getting a boost.<p>On Friday, the …

Lower Mainland

The Polygon Gallery creates art destination in renewed Lower Lonsdale | The Province

On Saturday (Nov. 18) a new stand-alone art gallery for the city of North Vancouver opens to the public. The Polygon Gallery, a sparkling two-storey …

Canadian News

Cyclist climbs one million feet by riding up Mount Seymour every day

Travis Streb cycled up the mountain every day for a year to raise money for pancreatic cancer.

Canadian News

Canucks prospect Pettersson is leading the Swedish Hockey League in scoring

When the Vancouver Canucks dropped three spots to fifth overall in the 2017 draft, many fans were understandably devastated.<p>Nico Hischier and Nolan …

Nico Hischier

Medical masks used in two separate sex assaults in East Vancouver

Vancouver police are warning the public following a pair of similar sexual assaults that investigators fear could have been committed by the same …

Medicine

Cruise-ship growth facing bottlenecks in Vancouver | The Province

The Port of Vancouver faces a number of bottlenecks as it tries to accommodate a burgeoning cruise-ship industry.<p>Large, modern cruise ships will …

Canadian News

It takes a village to care for the homeless; just ask this high-school student

In all of the noise around Vancouver's plan to build 78 modular housing units in Marpole, a calm voice of reason has emerged. It is that of a polite, well-spoken and community-minded Grade 12 student at Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School – exactly the sort of person those opposed to the …

Housing

Five chili-infused gift ideas for the food lover on your list

What would we do without chili peppers? Born in Amazonia, they’ve totally transformed many of the world’s cuisines. While the emphasis is often …

Canadian News

Chilliwack boy drops puck at Canucks fight cancer game

A Chilliwack boy had the chance of a lifetime earlier this month, when he was invited to drop the puck at a Canucks game.<p>Carter Johnston, 11, has …

Vancouver Canucks

Academic takes on Vancouver’s housing-supply ‘myth’

In Vancouver, the detached house owner is often vilified. So too, is the resident who protests density.<p>They are vilified by what one academic is calling "the housing supply myth," which is the belief that we need more housing in order to lower costs. It's an argument commonly used by politicians, …

Housing