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Vancouver Calendar Giveaway

Comments 67 by Rebecca Bollwitt

2011 will have a tough act to follow after all of the excitement in Vancouver throughout the course of 2010. However, with the 125th anniversary of the city, new festivals, and more free events popping up on the radar, there will be plenty of dates to mark on your new calendar. Speaking of which, I […]

Beauty Night Celebrates 10 Years

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It’s been 10 years since Caroline MacGillivray started Beauty Night, a non-profit organization in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside that is committed to bettering the self-esteem, image, and lives of women living in poverty. Due to her efforts and the dedication of over 400 volunteers over the years, 11,000 life-makeovers have been performed. In 2009, Caroline was […]

Pacific Ice Annual Christmas Gala 2010

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

One of the most unique event notifications to hit my inbox recently was from the Pacific Ice Synchronized Skating Club. On Saturday, December 11th, they will be hosting their 6th Annual Christmas Gala featuring 20 synchronized skating teams from across BC and even Washington State. Bring a non-perishable food item donation for the Surrey Food […]

From the Miss604 Flickr Pool

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I’m back in Mexico again this week for some sun, sand, and the Team 1040 radio broadcast that John is operating. While twinkling stars and festive ornaments adorn the hallways in our hotel, the 25 degree temperature outside isn’t quite putting me in a Christmas mood. As such, I figured it would be a great […]

Best Buy Canada Giveaway, Win a TomTom

Comments 213 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Best Buy Canada released their Holiday Gift Guide a few weeks ago and with digital cameras, iPods, and the latest televisions on almost everyone’s list, it’s one hot resource. To help promote their gift ideas this season, they have offered up a TomTom system to one of my readers. TomTom GO 245 Fully loaded with […]