Entertainment, Media & Sports

Covering all issues relating to the arts, music, sports, film and TV in Vancouver, British Columbia and Canada as a whole

What are we reading? August 11, 2022

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web.   Timothy Renshaw, managing editor: Some deep thoughts and inventive insights to ponder...

Vancouver Queer Film Festival returns to in-person screenings

The 34th annual event runs August 11 through 21 at seven venues

What are we reading? August 4, 2022

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web.   Glen Korstrom, reporter: With airlines selling tickets to flights that they know they...

Review finds Canadian Soccer Association put young, vulnerable players at risk in 2008

A scathing independent review of the Canadian Soccer Association found national women’s under-20 head coach Bob Birarda operated without oversight and had too much power. Birarda, 55, awaits the...

What are we reading? July 28, 2022

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web.   Emma Crawford, online editor: Think you haven’t had COVID-19? Maybe think again....

Special BC Lions offer for BIV subscribers

Business in Vancouver and your BC Lions have teamed up to provide you an exciting offer to reward your employees when the Lions take on the Edmonton Elks next Saturday, August 6th at BC Place. As a...

Metro Vancouver’s largest Chinese-language newspaper will stop printing next month

Sing Tao Daily said it is laying off 83 employees across the country as it focuses solely on its digital product

Race promoter reticent about refunds: CEO says contract limits what he can say

The promoter of the cancelled electric car race around East False Creek says he cannot say when ticket holders will receive refunds.  “Of course, those people will get their money. I'm as...