Archive for October, 2009

Bras Across the Bridge 2009

Comments 7 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Over the last few weeks Virgin 95.3 has been asking listeners to drop off bras at local Red Robin and Honda dealerships as a part of “Bras Across the Bridge”. For every bra collected, the sponsors will donate $2 to Breast Cancer research. Photo credit: Clar@bell on Flickr You still have time to contribute today […]

Social Media Directory for Ski Season

Comments 15 by Rebecca Bollwitt

This morning I woke up to see a new Twitter update from @MtSeymourRoad: Ski and snowboard season is just around the corner and as Metro Vancouver prepares for another blustery winter, the local hills are getting ready to welcome the Olympic-sized crowds that will be flocking to the hills. Here’s how many of them are […]

Halloween Blu-ray Movie Giveaway

Comments 14 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I have been offered the chance to give away three ultimate spooky Blu-ray collections and since Halloween is just two sleeps away, this will be a super quick contest. Here’s what the prize packs (each valued at $175) will include: Child’s Play, Misery, the Hannibal Lecter Anthology, Wrong Turn, Wrong Turn 2. To enter to […]

Night of New Beginnings at Covenant House

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The Night of New Beginnings at Covenant House is a fundraising gala that will kick off their “30 days for 30 nights” campaign. This initiative aims to raise enough to fund the shelter’s operations for the entire month of December. Photo credit: portablematthew on Flickr Covenant House Vancouver exists for those young people for whom […]

Vampyre Weekend at the Vancity Theatre Giveaway

Comments 7 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Starting this Friday the Vancity Theatre is hosting Vampyre Weekend — three nights of ghoulish features on the big screen. Source: Let the Right One In Friday October 30 6:30 pm Let the Right One In 8:35 pm Near Dark 10:15 pm Vampire’s Kiss Midnight The Hunger Saturday October 31 4:30 pm Let the Right […]

The Horrific Home of Beatrice Stainsbury

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The Horrific Home of Beatrice Stainsbury is a truly unique theatrical Halloween experience in the form of a house party tour taking place on October 31st. Although calmly nestled in a quiet, unsuspecting Commercial Dr. neighborhood, no one has dared set foot in the Horrific Home of Beatrice Stainsbury since the early 1900s… until now. […]