Entertainment, Media & Sports

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Canadian Football League back in business – for now

CFL’s return masks uncertainty surrounding ticket sales, long-term financial sustainability

City’s Penthouse banks on pent-up demand

Landmark strip club preps for reopening after sitting shuttered for more than a year

Vancouver’s Car Free Day is turning into Car Free Month

The organization will host a series of smaller events from August 29 to September 25

What are we reading? June 17, 2021

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web.   Mark Falkenberg, deputy managing editor: For many years, Big Tobacco waged a lavishly...

BC Lions hoping for more fans in stands by scheduling home dates late

The BC Lions will return in 2021 with a 14-game schedule that leans heavily on home dates in September and later months. The Lions will begin the season with three road games out of four - Aug. 6 at...

Vancouver embarks on Step 2 of B.C. reopening plan

The second phase of province’s economic renewal plan offers a path to the great indoors as theatres, museums and other venues prepare to open their doors again to customers

CFL to launch season on Aug. 5; B.C. Lions to announce plan for fans

Coinciding with B.C. announcing a shift to Stage-2 reopening on Tuesday, the Canadian Football League announced it will launch the 2021 season on Aug. 5. The league’s board of directors unanimously...