Archive for the category "burnaby"

Metro Vancouver Park Series: Burnaby Lake Park


Wednesday, June 18th, 2008 — 6:00am PDT
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I received an email a while back from someone offering to cover Burnaby Lake Regional Park for the Park Series, which I gladly accepted. The following post is written by Mike from VancouverTrails.com. View Larger Map Home to such animals as Wood Ducks, Blue Herons, Beavers, Eagles, and Canadian Geese, Burnaby Lake is an important […]

Local and Vancouver Pitch and Putt Golf Guide


Monday, June 2nd, 2008 — 10:16am PDT
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A while back our friend DaveO suggested a grand tour of local and city-run par three golf courses in and around Vancouver. Seeing as how I’ve only played courses in Surrey, and one pitch and putt in Vancouver, I figured this would be an excellent opportunity to play and tell as we go. Here’s a […]

Metro Vancouver Park Series: Central Park


Monday, June 2nd, 2008 — 8:49am PDT
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The ongoing parks series continues with another generous contribution from Raul who decided to take on Burnaby’s Central Park. View Larger Map Metrics Central Park’s size is 90 hectares. How to get there Easily accessibly by car going south-east on Kingsway, or by Skytrain at Patterson Station. Photo credit: Raul on Flickr Park Use Clearly […]

Social Media for Change: Food Bank RoundUp


Wednesday, May 28th, 2008 — 9:28am PDT
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I recently did some housekeeping on the site and removed a section of my About page, dissecting it into several other pages. One that I would like to bring your attention to is Causes. I know folks around here love to give and help out whenever they can, that’s what makes this area so great. […]

Thursday Link Fest: Epic, Cupcakes, Law, DemoCamp, REM!


Thursday, April 3rd, 2008 — 11:36am PDT
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I have so many mini topics to cover that if I were to write a blog post for each people would get annoyed about how I’m too prolific and my feed would swamp their readers and it would just be a mess. On that note, if you’d like to simply get my feed (without Flickr […]

A Vancouver Girl's Guide to the iPhone 2


Thursday, January 3rd, 2008 — 5:00am PDT
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Welcome to the second installment of “A Vancouver Girl’s Guide to the iPhone“. The other morning I set out on a trusty #19 bus from downtown to Metrotown on a quest to find a case for my iPhone. Why didn’t I take the Skytrain? I had some time to kill and the direct bus 40 […]

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