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BC Liquor Store Opens on Robson


Wednesday, May 27th, 2009 — 9:16pm PDT
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I remember the original liquor store that closed down on Robson, between Bidwell and Denman. It was supposed to re-open with the rebuilding of a Safeway but due to delays in that project, the liquor store building lay vacant for years. When the new Safeway was finally built on Denman and Robson, welcoming ground-floor tenants […]

BC Youth Week Events this Weekend


Saturday, May 9th, 2009 — 11:49am PDT
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BC Youth Week took place over the last few days (May 1-7) however there are still a few events happening this weekend that will be fun for the whole family. Playland Extravaganza – Yes, Playland is open and today hosts special events for youth with a discounted day pass that you can get from various […]

Inner City Kids Week with CLICK


Monday, May 4th, 2009 — 9:21am PDT
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This week, May 4 – 8, 2009 is inner city kids week presented by CLICK (Contributing to the Lives of Inner City Kids). CLICK is a dynamic fundraising conduit. When you make a donation, CLICK directs the funds to a wide range of programs that enhance the lives of inner city children… CLICK has directed […]

The Look Healthy Lifestyle Fashion Show


Friday, May 1st, 2009 — 1:21pm PDT
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Next week is the first annual Look Fashion Show to benefit youth programs. The goal is to educate youth about healthy lifestyle choices, and have them share their insights on the topic through vlogs (video blogs) and the fashion showcase.

Monday Link Fest: Eco-Event Roundup


Monday, April 27th, 2009 — 9:16am PDT
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It’s spring, it’s beautiful, and the Metro Vancouver area is buzzing with events and community activities. Here’s a quick eco-event roundup. Photo credit: penmachine on Flickr / penmachine.com Arbour Day in Surrey is May 2, 2009. There will be a tree planting event at Hjorth Road Park along with family-oriented games and activities. The 21st […]

Art in the City 2009


Monday, April 27th, 2009 — 7:57am PDT
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“Urban Legend” by Dylan Schultz Next weekend at the West End Community Centre stop by to check out Art in the City, a visual art sale and showcase of over 60 local artists. Where West End Community Centre, 870 Denman Street, Vancouver When Friday, May 1st 7:00pm – 9:00pm Saturday, May 2nd 10:00am – 8:00pm […]

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