Archive for the category "vancouver"

Civic Elections in Metro Vancouver

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

As most folks in the region area should be aware, there are municipal elections happening very soon in numerous cities. Those in Vancouver, Surrey, Township of Langley, Coquitlam, New Westminster, Richmond, Burnaby, District of North Vancouver, and West Vancouver will be heading to the polls on November 15th to elect a new city council and […]

Hottest Ice Girls in the NHL

Comments 11 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Almost two years ago I wrote a silly post on Metroblogging about becoming a Canucks Ice Girl. This afternoon John sent me a link to a website, courtesy of his co-worker Cody, that lists off the “hottest” ice girls in the NHL. I kind of like the fact that Vancouver’s ice team is more utilitarian […]

Vancouver Blogger Profile: The Buzzer

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

It’s 92 years young and a staple of transit cars in the greater Vancouver area. The portable, printed, paper newsletters informing you about the latest in transit trends is now online with The Buzzer Blog. I did a quick blogger profile interview with Jhenifer Pabillano who has been writing The Buzzer since January 2008, and […]

Vancouver-Burrard By-Election Candidate Interview: Spencer Herbert

Comments 8 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Those living in the Vancouver-Burrard or Vancouver-Fairview districts may have received their yellow voting cards in the mail by now. No, this is not for yet another federal election, but as previously outlined, two provincial by-elections will be taking place October 29th. I have a series of interviews with some of the Vancouver-Burrard candidates, and […]

Third Tuesday Food Drive Success

Comments 19 by Rebecca Bollwitt

This evening at Third Tuesday, Mhairi Petrovic lead a talk about “Marketing New Media to Traditional Decision Makers: Overcoming the Challenges“. She had 10 main talking points, which lead to a rousing discussion throughout the group of about 50 attendees. Using your website to do more than list an email address for your company, how […]

Fashion, Facials and Photography for a Cure

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Quick mini link fest post with some items of interest for the ladies (and the gents too). Local fashion designer Nicole Bridger has just launched online shopping for her collections. “We use fabrics that are from natural and renewable resources. We consider the impact that we have on the earth and do what we can […]