Archive for September, 2010

Fetch Restaurant at Black Rock Resort

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While we were on Vancouver Island this past weekend we received an invitation to dine at Black Rock Resort. Located in Ucluelet, it was about 40 minutes away from where we were in Tofino and definitely worth the trip. The main dining room at Black Rock is called Fetch, and it features a fresh menu […]

Smirnoff Nightlife Exchange Launch Party

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The Smirnoff Nightlife Exchange Launch Party is coming to Vancouver this week in preparation for their global event taking place in November. The launch party will be at Venue (881 Granville) tomorrow, Wednesday September 29th and will feature German trance music DJ and producer, Markus Shulz. I have one pair of tickets to give away […]

Raise a Reader 2010

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Every fall Canucks veterans and newcomers take to the streets of Vancouver to hand out newspapers and pose for photos with smiling fans. Tomorrow, September 29th, they’ll be at it again with the Vancouver Sun in hand and with proceeds going to literacy programs across Canada during Raise-a-Reader Day. “Raise-a-Reader, a year-round initiative that raises […]

SFU Sustainability Festival and FallDelish

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The SFU Sustainability Festival happens tomorrow up on Burnaby Mountain. The festival will feature an eco-fashion show, live music (I hear Mojave will be there), a marketplace, display booths and workshops. When: Wednesday, September 29th 10:00am – 5:00pm Where: SFU’s Burnaby Campus, in the Convocation Mall Tickets: Free There will be a party after the […]

VIFF 2010: Leave Them Laughing

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As a sponsor of the Vancouver International Film Festival this year I was able to choose a specific screening to be presented by After looking at the Canadian Images series I selected Leave Them Laughing. Leave Them Laughing Director: John Zaritsky Producer: Montana Berg Featuring: Carla Zilbersmith View film blog View Carla’s blog “Once […]