Archive for the category "vancouver"

Breakfast in Vancouver: Roscoe's on Robson


Tuesday, August 21st, 2007 — 11:00am PDT
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Breakfast, it’s the most important meal of the day, so I’m told. Around Vancouver there are a few gems, you know those places that aren’t pretentious ($8 for a slice of cantaloupe and a grape) and that have a unique, individual charm. I like establishments that serve up good food, a lot of it, for […]

Lack of Office Space in Vancouver


Tuesday, August 21st, 2007 — 8:00am PDT
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Of the dozen construction sites I pass by on my walk to work, only one isn’t for a residential tower and that’s the new convention centre in Coal Harbour. It seems like everywhere you turn, there’s a new condo development popping up. They tore down that old store around the corner, what’s going in there […]

New Canucks Logo to be Revealed next Week


Monday, August 20th, 2007 — 2:24pm PDT
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I have an ongoing post about the new Canucks uniforms (as previously mentioned… a lot) but I’m also hoping to cover the unveiling of the official new logo and jersey next Wednesday, August 29nd. Rumours and speculation aside, this will be it folks. Here’s the list of events surrounding the reveal: 11:30 am – Tailgate […]

Monday Morning Link Fest


Monday, August 20th, 2007 — 9:50am PDT
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I avoided the computer for most of Sunday because Saturday’s live blogging of Barcamp not only obliterated my finger tips due to typing for 8 hours straight but also the family went to the PNE. My sister, the kids and my mother all packed up the car and met me at The Fair. We had […]

Barcamp Vancouver 2007 Live Blog


Saturday, August 18th, 2007 — 9:01am PDT
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After a wild and crazy night of meet n’ greets here we are. Good morning Barcampers! I started blogging this morning on the bus (in tribute to Tony) and I will be posting content throughout the day today. It won’t be a true live blog but recaps and updates from today’s unconference will be published […]

The Amazing Hunt, Surrey Edition


Friday, August 17th, 2007 — 12:36am PDT
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Over the last few years Bill Lin and his crew have organized Vancouver’s own version of the Amazing Race, and have done a fantastic job. My sister and I were lucky enough to participate earlier this spring and I have to say it’s a really great adventure. Since September 2004, The Amazing Hunt introduces this […]

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