Archive for March, 2009

Big Rock Brewery Public Event to Kickoff Juno Weekend

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I’m all for events that are a) for the public b) free so I thought I would quickly highlight this Big Rock Brewing meet and greet session that will take place at the BC Liquor Store at 39th & Cambie (5555 Cambie Street). From 3:00pm to 7:00pm on Thursday March 26th Ryan McMahon will be […]

The 2009 Juno Awards: The Trews at Terry Fox Secondary

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This Thursday, March 26th, The Trews will make an appearance at Terry Fox Secondary as the school is awarded a 2009 Band Aid grant from MusiCounts. Photo credit: Jim Wallace on Flickr MusiCounts‘ mission is to ensure that children in Canada have access to a comprehensive music program through their school. MusiCounts includes Band Aid […]

Most Influential British Columbians in History

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Last night on the Vancouver Sun’s site I came across a list of “British Columbia’s Best: A quest to determine the most influential person in BC’s history.” In November 2008 a poll including hundreds of names was setup and the results were then revealed in early January 2009 (while we were away in Iowa). Photo […]

Athlete of the Year Awards Ticket Giveaway

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I have two tickets up for grabs for a special event tomorrow evening that honors the best and most inspirational athletes from around our province. What: 43rd Annual Athlete of the Year Awards presented by TELUS When: Tuesday, March 24th (6:30pm Cocktail Reception, 8:00pm Awards Ceremony) Where: River Rock Show Theatre, Richmond, BC The Athlete […]

Vancouver Giants Playoffs 2009

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2007 banner raising Our WHL hockey club didn’t climb its way to the top of the BC Division this year — the Vancouver Giants pretty much dominated the 2008-2009 season with 57 wins and only 12 losses (2 in overtime). In fact, they clinched their playoff spot faster than any other WHL team in history. […]