Archive for the category "vancouver"

Wednesday Link Fest: With a Bang


Wednesday, February 13th, 2008 — 12:21pm PDT
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Now that my site is moved over to a new host, which makes me ecstatic by the way, I’m ready to ramp up with posting again. If you’re experiencing any difficulties leaving comments it may just take a bit longer for everything to sync up so please try again in a few hours if possible. […]

Vancouver History: Girl in Wetsuit


Monday, February 11th, 2008 — 2:30pm PDT
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When I was little I thought there was a mermaid perched on a rock almost 100 feet from the Sea Wall in Stanley Park. As it turns out one of the most recognizable marine landmarks in this city, the statue Girl in Wetsuit, actually does have a mermaid involved in her history. Photo credit: Pat […]

BC Rockies Deaf Hockey Club VS Canucks Alumni


Monday, February 11th, 2008 — 9:56am PDT
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One of the highlights of my year in 2007 was meeting some members of the Canucks Alumni hockey team in North Vancouver. Dave Babych, Cliff Ronning and of course, GINO! It’s always fun to watch the stars you’ve admired over the years, those you grew up watching, and the local guys that made the Canucks […]

Gung Hay Fat Choy, Honey


Sunday, February 10th, 2008 — 12:37pm PDT
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I’ve almost completely left the Chinese New Year celebrations slip by me this year. Today at 12:00pm (about 20 mins ago) the parade kicked of in Chinatown, starting at Pender and Carrall, “it travels northbound on Pender, east on Gore, south on Keefer and ends at Carall.” [News1130] Photo credit: SqueakyMarmot on Flickr Vancouver has […]

Miss604 Poll: The Greater Vancouver Zoo Issue


Thursday, February 7th, 2008 — 10:06am PDT
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Remember when there was a Zoo in Stanley Park? Monkeys, nocturnal critters, kangaroos, and polar bears. There was horseback riding and those little penguins that would swim up and glide down a slide into their own little pool. Photo credit: © caelie on Flickr – all rights reserved The Stanley Park Zoo is now walking […]

Tuesday Morning Link Fest: Super Fat


Tuesday, February 5th, 2008 — 9:59am PDT
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I’d just like to start by saying that I have a horrible hosting provider. Sure, the prices are decent, but all four of our domains go down almost once a month, for an extended period of time, at various points during the day. I’ve completely had it so I think I may pay close attention […]