Chris Campbell

Demand means physical distancing ‘not always possible' on transit: TransLink

With demand for transit on the rise again in Metro Vancouver, TransLink is warning that riders shouldn’t expect physical distancing at all times. On Monday, June 1, Coast Mountain Bus Company will...

Rules loosened for Burnaby outlets to expand licensed patios

With people promoting patio expansions as a way to help Burnaby eateries survive the COVID-19 pandemic, the provincial government has loosened up regulations. The Province of B.C. announced it was...

Wear a mask on transit, says TransLink in unveiling 'enhanced' measures

TransLink unveiled “new and enhanced measures” Thursday morning aimed at making transit service safer during the COVID-19 pandemic

Metro Vancouver hospital adds 'germ-killing' robots for hot spots

Two ultraviolet germicidal irradiation robots are reporting for duty

'Day of Action' pushing for universal sick leave in B.C.

The BC Employment Standards Coalition in collaboration with the Retail Action Network has launched an online petition and Day of Action on Thursday, May 21, calling on the BC NDP government to...

This Burnaby restaurant has installed Plexiglass shields at all tables

The first thing Lino Castagno does when he gets out of bed in the morning is work the Google machine to help figure out how to reopen his Burnaby restaurant for sit-down meals. Castagno is co-owner...

Burnaby friends land millions in funding for Fresh Prep

The COVID-19 pandemic has left a giant hole for businesses, but one group of Burnaby friends are finding their way through it. Burnaby childhood friends and founders Becky Brauer, Dhruv Sood, and...

TransLink to ‘suspend’ COVID-19-related transit cuts and layoffs

Transit authority recently cut back service and laid off 1,500 workers.

Burnaby brewery decontaminating masks for front-line workers

A Burnaby brewery has repurposed new brewery equipment to decontaminate N95 masks. Steamworks Brewery took delivery of its steam-driven chamber pasteurizer days before the onset of the COVID-19...

These are the COVID-19 scams preying on a panicked public: BBB

With people panicking about COVID-19, more people are vulnerable to becoming victims of scams. That’s the message from the Better Business Bureau, which has issued a list of scams targeting the...