THE CENTRE FOR INTERACTIVE RESEARCH ON SUSTAINABILITY OPENS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA

INSPIRING. WELCOMING. UNIQUE. A PLACE FOR WORLD-CHANGING EDUCATION AND RESEARCH. A LIVING LABORATORY WHERE SUSTAINABILITY IS ADVANCED AND STUDIED. Built in response to the global challenge of creating a more sustainable society, the Centre for...

STATISTICS PACKAGE FOR OCTOBER 2011 – VANCOUVER REAL ESTATE – REBGV

GREATER VANCOUVER AT LOWER END OF BALANCED HOUSING MARKET With a sales-to-active property listings ratio of 15%, the Greater Vancouver housing market continues to hover at the lower end of a balanced market...

OSOYOOS – OKANAGAN VALLY – BRITISH COLUMBIA – 2011

OSOYOOS - AN OASIS IN THE DESERT Osoyoos makes an amazing getaway from a busy city life, all within a 4-hour mountain drive from Vancouver. A popular summer family destination for years, this small town...

STANLEY PARK HALLOWEEN GHOST TRAIN – 2011

TRICK OR TREAT, HOLD ON TO YOUR SEAT! Step right up and witness death-defying acts of human daredevilry on the Stanley Park Halloween Ghost Train. The Circus of Disaster is a must-do Halloween event for...

BRINGING YOUR KITCHEN OUT OF THE DARK WITH LAYERS OF LIGHT

LIGHTING SHOULD BE ONE OF THE FIRST THINGS PEOPLE CONSIDER WHEN DESIGNING OR REMODELING A KITCHEN, BUT IT OFTEN GETS LAST PRIORITY. Lighting is often described as the jewelry of the home. But it's more...

GRAVE TALES OF FORT LANGLEY

Spine-chilling tales of love, mysterious burials and old-school amputations - Fort Langley’s past is depicted at night by our expert storytellers, and will leave you spellbound as you weave through the village from the misty cemetery...

HOW TO GET BEST RETURNS ON YOUR HOME RENOS

TIME TO RENOVATE?? Are you making upgrades to your home with an eye toward improving your home's resale value? If so, consider these suggestions before you get started. CHECK OUT THE COMPETITION •  When selling...

INTERIOR DESIGN SHOW WEST (IDSWEST) – VANCOUVER 2011 – VANCOUVER4LIFE PHOTOS PART 2

DESIGN/ART/ARCHITECTURE The Interior Design Show West, is taking over the Vancouver Convention Centre September 29th – October 2nd, 2011. Celebrate design in Vancouver and host over 110+retailers, 30+manufacturers and 75+independent designers. IDSwest is an edited event,...

STATISTICS PACKAGE FOR SEPTEMBER 2011 – VANCOUVER REAL ESTATE – REBGV

HOME LISTINGS CONTINUE TO RISE IN THE GREATER VANCOUVER HOUSING MARKET Consistent increases in property listings and fewer home sales over the summer months has helped move the Greater Vancouver housing market into the upper...

INTERIOR DESIGN SHOW WEST (IDSWEST) – VANCOUVER 2011 – VANCOUVER4LIFE PHOTOS PART 1

DESIGN/ART/ARCHITECTURE The Interior Design Show West, is taking over the Vancouver Convention Centre September 29th – October 2nd, 2011. Celebrate design in Vancouver and host over 110+retailers, 30+manufacturers and 75+independent designers. IDSwest is an edited...

PORTISHEAD AT PNE FORUM – VANCOUVER – 2011

BRITISH TRIP-HOP GROUP, PORTISHEAD ANNOUNCE A HIGHLY ANTICIPATED PERFORMANCE IN VANCOUVER!!! Named after the nearby town of the same name, Portishead released their first album, Dummy, in 1994 to critically acclaim and earned the prestigious...

EVERGREEN – BOWEN ISLAND

EVERGREEN IS UNFOLDING SIMPLY BOWEN All too often, our modern lifestyle sacrifices “life” for style. Our families are burdened by the need for two incomes to afford our larger homes, our two cars, our frequent travels...

BEIJING-BASED DEVELOPER OPENS FIRST BC PROJECT

YU CONDOMINIUM BY BEIJING - BASED MODERN GREEN One of China’s biggest green developers is constructing its first project in Canada, and marketers are expecting a quick sale when units hit the market...

VANCOUVER PLAYHOUSE THEATRE COMPANY – 2011/2012 SEASON – VANCOUVER

WE ARE PLAYING WITH FIRE THIS SEASON! Five MAINSTAGE productions, two RECITAL HALL SERIES plays, three PARTNERSHIPS and one THEATRE FOR YOUNG AUDIENCES - Spectacular! God of Carnage and Red are hot off Broadway and crackle...

PROTOTYPES – VANCOUVER – 2011

PROTOTYPES - A DESIGN EXHIBITION FEATURING SOME OF THE FINEST PECHA KUCHA ALUMNI Protoytypes is a design exhibition that dives deep into the role prototyping plays on developing a concept. Prototypes follows five preeminent Vancouver-based...

INTERIOR DESIGN SHOW WEST (IDSWEST) – VANCOUVER 2011

DESIGN/ART/ARCHITECTURE The Interior Design Show West, takes over the Vancouver Convention Centre September 29th - October 2nd, 2011. Join and celebrate design in Vancouver and host over 110+retailers, 30+manufacturers and 75+independent designers. IDSwest is an...

SECOND BEACH – STANLEY PARK

HISTORY OF SECOND BEACH Second Beach is located half way between English Bay and Third Beach along the west coast of Stanley Park and is one of Vancouver's most popular beaches. A favourite with Vancouver...

ROUNDHOUSE COMMUNITY ARTS & RECREATION CENTRE – VANCOUVER

ROUNDHOUSE COMMUNITY CENTRE - YALETOWN VANCOUVER This facility's award winning transformation from the old Canadian Pacific Railway's service facility for its trains into a modern arts and cultural centre is both splendid in design and...

NEW TERRY FOX MEMORIAL UNVEILED AT BC PLACE – VANCOUVER

TERRY FOX MEMORIAL AT BC PLACE Vancouver, BC (September 16, 2011): Rolly Fox, the father of Terry Fox, together with other members of the Fox family, were joined by Premier Christy Clark this morning to...

WHISTLER AREA – BC

LIFE IN AND AROUND WHISTLER, BC .... Shannon Falls Whistler is a Canadian resort town in the southern Pacific Ranges of the Coast Mountains in the province of British Columbia, Canada, approximately 125 kilometres (78 mi) north...