Archive for July, 2010

Vancouver History: The Stanley Park Seawall

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The Seawall is not only an icon of our city, stretching its arms around Stanley Park and the downtown core, but it’s a regular hang-out for locals and visitors alike. Starting today, there will be a detour at Sunset Beach while they do some reconstruction on some older portions of the retainer. Making sure that […]

Claudia Alan AYA Sunglasses, Designs by Corinne Hunt

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I was recently sent a few pairs of Claudia Alan AYA Sunglasses that each featured a different designed etched on them by artist Corinne Hunt. Corinne Hunt is a co-designer of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Medals and hails from Alert Bay, BC. For more than 22 years she has been creating contemporary art based on […]

Sushi, Sake & Summer

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Sushi, Sake & Summer is an upcoming fundraiser hosted by Edible British Columbia that will benefit the Vancouver YWCA’s Crabtree Corner facility. Where Public Market Courtyard behind the Granville Island Public Market When Saturday July 25, 2010, 8:15pm until 10:15pm Photo credit: stu_spivack Emceed by Global TV’s Sophie Lui, the event will feature legendary celebrity […]

From the Miss604 Flickr Pool

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This week’s Flickr pool roundup once again features summer scenes around Metro Vancouver. These unique angles and perspectives capture the diversity of our region and the number of activities you can get up to (or observe others doing) during our sunny, rain-less months. Photo credit: kiwi_camon Flickr Photo credit: tombreda on Flickr Photo credit: rbostyle […]

Dine Above the Stars in Support of A Loving Spoonful

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There are so many places from where you can catch the Celebration of Light fireworks in Vancouver. From a blanket at Vanier Park, a bench near Jericho Beach, on the grass at English Bay, or a patio if you’re lucky enough to get a reservation. This year there’s another option that will not only give […]