Archive for October, 2010

Metro Vancouver History: Maillardville

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At one time it was the largest pocket of Canadian Francophones west of Manitoba and today, Maillardville is historic cultural community in Coquitlam. Notre Dame de Lourdes, 830 Laval Square In 1891 the District of Coquitlam was incorporated and toward the end of the century, Frank Ross and James McLaren opened Fraser Mills, a $350,000 […]

Vancouver Haunted Houses: Dungeon of Doom

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The Rainforest Theatre in Maillardville presents the Haunted House Dungeon of Doom this Friday, October 29th. The Dungeon opens every 15 minutes from 6:30pm until 8:30pm at Place Maillardville, 1200 Cartier (at Laval) in Coquitlam [Google Map]. Admission is by donation. Throughout the year the Rainforest Theatre also operates theatre workshops and a festival for […]

From the Miss604 Flickr Pool

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I have been terrible at posting From the Miss604 Flickr Pool each week but things around here have been as busy as the leaf blowers in the West End. Since we’re smack dab in the middle of my favourite season, I figured it would only be fitting to feature the latest Fall photos from the […]

Metropolis at Metrotown Hot Seats at Rogers Arena

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The following was contributed by guest author Jennifer Miles for Miss604.com Last night we had the privilege to watch the Canucks game from the Metropolis at Metrotown suite at Rogers Arena. Upon arriving at the suite we were greeted by our host, Mary. It’s been years since I’ve been to a home game and was […]

Playland at Pacific Theatre, Win Tickets and Dinner

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Pacific Theatre presents Playland on their mainstage at 12th and Hemlock from November 5th until the 27th. Directed by recent Jessie Award winner Anthony F. Ingram, Playland stars Michael Kopsa and Tom Pickett. It is “a powerful and explosive exploration of guilt, condemnation, and the possibility for redemption during apartheid in South Africa, Playland is […]