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Voices of BC Book Giveaway

Comments 30 by Rebecca Bollwitt

After discovering I had a passion for writing about local history a few years ago I began to closely follow the works of the Vancouver Archives, Chuck Davis, John Atkin, and more recently James Johnstone. Although Vancouver is only 124 years old, our region has centuries of history which is why I was pretty excited […]

CBC Open House & Food Bank Day 2010

Add a Comment by Rebecca Bollwitt

The CBC broadcast centre will open its doors this Friday, December 3rd for its 24th annual Open House and Food Bank Day. The public are invited to bring in a donation for the Food Bank and enjoy newsroom tours, live broadcasts, and performances. Donations will be accepted in person from 8:00am until 7:00pm or online […]

CBC’s Hyundai Hockey Nation Clinics

Comments 15 by Rebecca Bollwitt

This weekend CBC’s Hyundai Hockey Nation will host a series of clinics at the Pacific Coliseum in Vancouver and in Langley. Aimed teaching tips, tricks, and skill development, these programs pair children from local hockey teams with NHL veterans and Stanley Cup champions. Stops on the tour so far include Vancouver this weekend, Calgary, Edmonton, […]

Domo Tea on Dragons’ Den, Prize Pack

Comments 111 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Local entrepreneurs Anne Forkutza and Tammy Olson will be facing off against Canada’s top CEOs and marketers on tomorrow’s episode of Dragons’ Den. Their pitch will be for their company Domo Tea, a manufacturer and wholesaler of a variety of all natural and organic tea mixes. Their innovation is to take the regular tea-making process […]

Interview with Bob Lenarduzzi

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I recently had the chance to chat with Bob Lenarduzzi, President of the Vancouver Whitecaps FC and CBC commentator for the upcoming FIFA World Cup in South Africa. Born and raised in the Vancouver area, Lenarduzzi could easily be referred to as the Wayne Gretzky of Canadian soccer. He was a star of the North […]