Archive for October, 2015

11 Photos of Vancouver at Halloween

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Bright oranges and yellows dropping from the trees, pooling with the falling rain then flowing down the streets. It’s Halloween weekend in Vancouver and this season we’ve feasted on quintessential autumn sights: Corn mazes, pumpkin patches, cranberry bogs, and Jack O’Lanterns. Through it all, especially the wind and the rain, Vancouverites stay active, enjoy the […]

Win the Broken Arrows EP from The Matinee

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In 2008, back when John and I still did an independent music podcast, we received an email to our general contact form online. It was from a guy called Matt, and he and his band (The Matinée) were going to play a show at The Wired Monk in Kitsilano. I ended up interviewing him for […]

November Events in Metro Vancouver

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Craft fairs, markets, concerts, and fundraising galas fill the event list this month as we fall back one hour and move ahead into the holiday season. Miss604 is proud to sponsor the Lower Mainland Christmas Bureau’s Jingle Bell Ball happening on November 5th as well as the annual Surrey Tree Lighting Festival on November 21st. […]

20 Years of Canuck Place

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Canuck Place Children’s Hospice is marking its 20th anniversary this year, after first opening its doors in November of 1995 and becoming North America’s first free-standing children’s hospice. Having attended the annual Canuck Place Gift of Time Gala for a few years now, I have heard about their incredible work and impact in the community […]