Entertainment, Media & Sports

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

Entertainment sector eyes talent, tax credits for competitive edge

Despite cuts to incentives, industry says talent and previous infrastructure investments continue to drive productions to B.C.

Crafty business: How to market what you make

A selection of reading resource suggestions for increasing sales of handmade wares hobbyists and pros alike seeking to ramp up sales of their handmade wares

What are we reading? November 22, 2018

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web.   Kirk LaPointe, editor-in-chief: This week’s issue is its annual examination of...

Put this awesome new retro arcade on your must-do list for your next Victoria visit

Coin-operated pinball machines and upright arcade games met a swift demise in the mid-1990s after being replaced by more sophisticated home- gaming consoles from Sega, Nintendo, and Sony. The...

What are we reading? November 15, 2018

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web.   Kirk LaPointe, editor-in-chief: Facebook has found recent life quite challenging. This...

CFL veteran pushes long-term game plan

Profile: Rick LeLacheur, president, BC Lions

What are we reading? November 7, 2018

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web. Kirk LaPointe, editor-in-chief: Our minds play tricks on us, and one of them is the...

Pemberton festival bankruptcy hits businesses hard

Pemberton debacle leaving locals with pennies on the dollar

What are we reading? November 1, 2018

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web. Kirk LaPointe, editor-in-chief: Technology writer Farhad Manjoo examines a critical...

Bard’s bet on the Beatles brings in big ticket sales

Attendance record allows annual Shakespeare festival to expand 2019 acting troupe