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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 […]

Surrey Canada Day 2008


Monday, May 26th, 2008 — 4:00am PDT
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The City of Surrey sure isn’t going to live down its 2008 title of Cultural Capital of Canada anytime soon. With so many events and festivals planned here’s another big one for everyone to enjoy. “This celebration has grown to become the largest Canada Day event in Western Canada with attendance in 2007 reaching 90,000 […]

Vancouver Outdoor Pool Guide


Friday, May 16th, 2008 — 9:30am PDT
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Does anyone remember last summer when the sun decided not to show up and city workers were on strike for months so park facilities, rec centres and pools were all closed? Well banish those sore memories from your minds and get ready for this weekend which is official kick off to outdoor recreation in the […]

Media Partnership with the Surrey Fusion Festival


Tuesday, May 13th, 2008 — 11:57am PDT
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I must admit this is a pretty proud moment for me. Not only do I get to use my social media skills to promote and live blog a community event, but this is for a festival in my old neighbourhood, in my hometown – and it’s going to be pretty darn great. Miss604.com is pleased […]

Car Free Day in Vancouver Summer 2008


Thursday, April 10th, 2008 — 10:37am PDT
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Last year I didn’t get out to every festival, parade, or community event however the ones I did attend like the West End’s Block Party were pretty darn fun. Over on Commercial Drive they’ve been closing off the road and celebrating the community on foot (for a single day without vehicles) for several years. In […]

Thursday Morning Link Fest: Long Weekend Warmup


Thursday, March 20th, 2008 — 8:07am PDT
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I think the last time I only posted a single post within a 48 hour period was either when we were in Iowa last fall or some time in 2006. This cough, cold, insomnia and crippling fever have really thrown me for a loop, however I’m on the road to recovery just in time for […]

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