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Psychiatrist takes stand in coroner’s inquest, four years after VPD officer’s suicide

The Vancouver General Hospital psychiatrist who saw Nicole Chan the night before she died of suicide explained on Friday the reason he did not keep her there under the Mental Health Act. “From my...

Accommodation tax will soften the blow for Vancouver’s big FIFA bill

The cost to Vancouver taxpayers for the FIFA 2026 World Cup has doubled. The provincial government estimated last spring that it would cost $240 million to $260 million overall to bring the U.S.,...

Tahltan-Nisga’a partner up on KSM mine project

Partnership formed to capitalize on jobs, contracts with massive KSM project

Costs frustrate efforts to build affordable housing

Industry says clarity on upcoming building targets, support from Ottawa could help

Industry cautiously optimistic about year ahead

Mass timber technology a bright spot for an industry still facing challenges

Eby's eager-beaver spending spree might be smart politics, but it's bad economics

We are seeing more of the nature of our new premier. He is one-part eager beaver, one-part lone wolf. David Eby was the premier-in-waiting for many years. Had John Horgan not outmanoeuvred Christy...

Where to go for dinner in Vancouver this Valentine's Day

Love it or hate it, Valentine's Day is just around the corner. Vancouver restaurants have made it clear that February 14 isn't all about couples. While some of these feature menus are designed to be...

Vancouver named one of the best destinations in the world for food

Chew on this news: Vancouver is the sole Canadian city to rank on this year's list of the 20 top cities in the world for travellers who make food the focus of their trips. Tripadvisor's Traveller's...

Lunar New Year: Horoscopes for the Year of the Rabbit

Happy Lunar New Year everyone!  Find your birth year to see what may be in store. This is the nineteenth year of the Lower “8” Cycle of the world. Based on Yi-Jing, while the period between 1984...

Walk with Habitat for Humanity this February to support affordable housing

You might struggle to get out of the home on these chilly winter evenings, while others struggle to find a warm place to shelter. On the evening of Saturday, Feb. 25, you can get on your feet to...

Leader of billionaire-funded protest of Surrey journalist expresses remorse for violent attack

The protest was funded by an exiled Chinese billionaire linked to Donald Trump adviser Steve Bannon

Vancouver luggage seller Monos finds success, shifts to omni-channel

Brand is set to open first permanent store on West 4th Avenue in May