Archive for April, 2014

YWCA Women of Distinction Awards 2014: Nominees

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YWCA Metro Vancouver is excited to announce 60 outstanding nominees for the 31st annual Women of Distinction Awards. Photo credit: John Bollwitt on Flickr The Awards honour women whose achievements contribute to the well-being and future of our community and businesses and organizations that support the wellness and diverse needs of their employees. The Women […]

Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards: 2014 Winners Announced

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The winners of the 25th annual Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards were announced yesterday during a live awards presentation event at the Sheraton Wall Centre in Vancouver. It was the largest year yet for the awards, with winners in 49 categories. Cactus Club Coal Harbour wins Best Downtown. Photo: Alexis Birkill on Flickr Vancouver Magazine Restaurant […]

Archive Photos of the Day: Vancouver Traffic

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According to TomTom’s Traffic Index, Vancouver was the most congested city in North America for the second quarter of 2013. Despite a great walk score, bike lanes, and transit options, traffic is a part of daily life in our city — and it has been for the last century. I dug through the Vancouver Archives […]

Vancouver Photos of the Week

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Unpredicted sunny breaks are always welcome around here, especially in the middle of a very gloomy, very soggy string of spring showers. Nothing stops these Vancouver photographers however, and they’ve been kind enough to share their work with the Miss604 Flickr Pool and on the #Photos604 Instagram tag this week: Vancouver Photos of the Week […]

Tinhorn Creek 2014 Canadian Concert Series Contest

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Wine country, live music outdoors, and Canadian musical talent — what could be better? Tinhorn Creek Vineyards is gearing up for another season of their Canadian Concert Series in their Golden Mile vineyard amphitheatre. Photo courtesy of Tinhorn Creek Tinhorn Creek Vineyards celebrates their 20th anniversary this year, so come and kick off your shoes […]