Archive for December, 2009

Empire Stadium Revived for 2010

Comments 24 by Rebecca Bollwitt

It was the site of the Miracle Mile and where the Beatles took the stage in Vancouver, now after being demolished in 1993 Empire Stadium will once again be filled with cheering fans. Life.com – August 1954, Photographer: Ralph Morse Here are some historic events that took place in the old Empire Stadium, located on […]

Strathcona Community Centre: The Heart of the City

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

You still have time to donate to the Food Security program through the Christmas at Canada Place website. By donating through Canada Place before January 10th, 2010 you’ll be entered to win an all-inclusive trip for 2 to Jamaica. This season I have partnered with Canada Place’s Christmas campaigns and as such, I have learned […]

Christmas Holiday Activities for the Family

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Over the Christmas break many are wondering (since I’ve been getting inquisitive emails) what there is to do around town while the kids are still out of school. Here are a few activity suggestions: White Spot – Richmond Centre and Kingsway & Knight restaurants will be once again donating their time (and tips) to charity […]

New Seabus Pacific Breeze Now in Operation

Comments 13 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Since 1977 the Seabus has nautically connected downtown Vancouver and the North Shore. With a lot of pressure on the Burrard Otter and Burrard Beaver, today Translink officially launched a third vessel into operation and I was there for the maiden (media) voyage of the Burrard Pacific Breeze. My pal Dave, who has been covering […]

From the Miss604 Flickr Pool

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I have several big posts being published this week so while I am taking some time to wrap up business affairs (and Christmas presents) here is yet another photo post. This is a showcase of photos from around Greater Vancouver submitted on Flickr to the Miss604.com group pool. Photo credit: The Blackbird on Flickr Photo […]