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Canadian billionaires: Here are the 41 richest people in Canada in 2019

CEOWORLD Magazine has identified the richest people in Canada for its annual Canada Rich List Index, and the list includes 41 billionaires. According to the financial publication’s annual listing,...

One of Metro Vancouver’s largest holiday celebrations will transport you to a winter wonderland

Thousands of twinkling lights will adorn the charming vintage storefronts of Burnaby Village Museum, as carol singers and familiar characters like Buddy the Elf will roam its streets, as Heritage...

Famous Japanese tempura chain to open first Canadian location in Vancouver

Ever heard of “tendon tempura”? The Japanese specialty is a type of donburi (rice bowl with toppings) that features crisp tempura atop the freshly steamed rice and a light soy sauce. While many...

Vancouver After Dark colourfully documents a century of our city’s nightlife

When you sink into the stories vividly portrayed in the new book Vancouver After Dark: the Wild History of a City’s Nightlife, it’s hard to imagine this town ever took on the moniker of “No Fun...

Bus drivers will proceed with further transit strike action November 15

Unifor, the union representing bus operators and transit maintenance workers, has announced that today’s transit strike talks failed to reach a fair resolution. Unifor Western Regional Director...

Major Vancouver bar-restaurant group expands into Richmond

The Colony Restaurant Group, which operates several locations of Colony bar-restaurants in Vancouver, is among the new tenants at a controversial development in Richmond’s Steveston Village. Colony...

Legendary Vancouver gelato shop sets Guinness World Record for number of flavours

“When we first opened in 1982, we were just a small Italian Sports bar serving 20 flavours in East Vancouver,” begins La Casa Gelato’s backstory. Fast forward to 2019, and with 238 gelato flavours...

BC Rapid Transit Company responds to SkyTrain union announcement

Earlier today, CUPE Local 7000, the union representing 900 SkyTrain workers, stated that its negotiations with the BC Rapid Transit Company (SkyTrain) reached an impasse and that it would go to union...

What to eat right now in Metro Vancouver

Decisions, decisions: What are you going to eat right now, and where are you getting it? If you need some help with your next meal, snack, treat, or drink, consider this your guide. Here’s what to...

You can buy this massive armoured vehicle in Metro Vancouver right now

Do you ever dream of owning your own armoured vehicle? An armoured halftrack personal carrier is for sale right now in the Lower Mainland and it could be yours for a cool $75,000 – in USD, that is....