Archive for January, 2010

Vancouver 2010 Mascots About Town

Comments 9 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Ever since Quatchi, Miga, Sumi and Mukmuk made their way on the scene as mascots of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games, they’ve really been making the rounds. The mascots make appearances at events, festivals, and I even spotted Quatchi in the West End hitching a ride in the back of a pickup truck last month. […]

Club Bud Vancouver 2010

Comments 6 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Club Bud, the notorious Olympic party destination is coming to Vancouver for the 2010 Games, setting up shop for five crazy nights in February. Torino introduced the world to Club Bud in 2006 with a six-story pyramid-shaped nightclub. Club Bud kept the party going in Beijing with 360° video screens, an electrifying dance floor and […]

Vancouver Motorcycle Show – Win Tickets

Comments 17 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Vancouver Motorcycle Show is coming to the TRADEX in Abbotsford January 21st to the 24th. The Motorcycle Show features special events daily such as Vintage Rider Night on Thursday and She Rides Nite on Saturday. The expo will also have a manufacturer showcase, the Throttle Trauma Stuntacular, Supermoto, Custom Alley, the Great Canadian ATV […]

Sled Head Toque Campaign

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

This morning the Sled Head campaign kicked off at the newly renovated London Drugs on Georgia & Granville. From @LondonDrugs on Twitter Red toques sporting the “I’m a Sled Head” logo will be sold in support of Canada’s Olympic & World Champion Bobsledder, Pierre Lueders. Having been to the birthplace of Bobsleigh this initiative is […]

Walking Tour of Gastown

Comments 5 by Rebecca Bollwitt

After gale-force winds ripped through Vancouver last night, the clouds parted and I set out on foot to do a walking tour of Gastown. I was invited along by Vancouver Urban Adventures to participate in their Gastown & Chinatown tour this afternoon. Being a local history buff I was pretty curious to see if I […]

YWCA Women of Distinction Awards: Nominations Open

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Nominations for this year’s YWCA Women of Distinction Awards are now open. Since 1984, the YWCA has honored over exceptional 200 women who have been nominated by family, friends and colleagues. The YWCA Vancouver Women of Distinction Awards encourages nominations that will showcase individuals and organizations who are driving positive change for women and girls […]