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Vancouver History: Victory Square

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SqueakyMarmot on Flickr Victory Square to me means remembrance as each year on November 11th the city gathers to remember and honor those who gave their lives for this country. However while searching through my favourite local source, Vancouver History, I found out a bit more about this monument. “April 27, 1924: The Cenotaph at […]

Vancouver Queer Film Festival Giveaway

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One of the things I love about this city is its diversity – ethnically, culturally, socially and everything in between. We seem to find a way to celebrate all walks of life and invite others to do the same. Today, the Vancouver Queer Film Festival kicks off for a week of parties, gala celebrations, and […]

WPtouch 2.0 Coming Soon

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Four months ago Duane and Dale of Brave New Code revolutionized the way you look at blogs on your iPhone with WPtouch. They are currently gearing up for the 2.0 release which will feature the following: Additional configuration options in the administration panel Integration will several third party plugins Additional javascript optimizations for faster loading […]

Social Media for Change: Updates and Upcoming Events

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Truth be told, I get a lot of emails from companies, organizations and people around town looking to get some extra promotion for their event. I’m really glad that they turn to me and my blog (or bloggers in general) to help get the word out but sometimes I don’t have the time to address […]

West End Block Party 2008 This Saturday

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Last year I attended the West End Block Party with Keira (and her hot dog t-shirt). We had a really great time playing some games, touring the transit museum on wheels, and hanging out in our ‘hood on a sunny afternoon. “Gordon Neighbourhood House is holding its 10th annual West End Summer Block Party on […]