Archive for the category "vancouver"

Win Tickets to The Submarines

Comments 7 by Rebecca Bollwitt

As we gear up for concert season, our dance card is getting pretty full. Luckily a lot of great bands tend to make their way over to our fair city to treat us with some excellent live shows – which are always a good time. It just so happens that through the magic of my […]

Vancouver does SXSW: Inked

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Contributed by Colleen of Haute Culture I completely started a trend at SouthBy this year. I didn’t mean to, it just happened! We were headed to the Red Eyed Fly for the Fray Cafe Sunday evening. Walked past this fabulous tattoo parlor and decided just to go check it out. Called True Blue Tattoo, it […]

BC Youth Week

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In my formative teenage years, I was involved in almost anything under the sun. I was one of the school’s yearbook editors, on the student council, sports council, played 5 sports and was a part of Encounters Canada Youth Ambassadors. Later on I had the chance to work with children and younger teens, which lead […]

What I'm Listening To

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

A few years go John had a blog post series called, “WILT” (What I’m Listening To). Inspired by Keira’s post about music yesterday, and Raul’s follow-up, here’s a sampling of what’s currently on my iPhone: Albums Nada Surf – The Weight is a Gift – They’re coming to town March 29th and playing the Commodore […]

New Website for the UGM

Comments 8 by Rebecca Bollwitt

This afternoon I stopped by the Union Gospel Mission on East Cordova as I was invited to an open house to celebrate the launch of their new website. Built by a local company and using a sleek-looking cms (content management system) the UGM has been pretty excited about the changes. The most ambitious part of […]

Tuesday Afternoon Link Fest: Random BBQ Edition

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I think I’ve been seeing “BBQ” more times daily in the last week then I have over the last five summers. All those lucky folks down at SXSW are eating their fair share of roasted meats and goodies… I hear even for breakfast. Photo Credit: John Biehler on Flickr I’ve signed up for SocialThing thanks […]