Straight Talk

The number of homeless sleeping on Vancouver’s streets has increased by 384 people in the last three years, according to preliminary results released today from the latest regional homeless count.
April 27 marks the 20-year anniversary of South Africa’s first post-apartheid election, and South Africa's high commissioner to Canada is travelling to Vancouver for the celebration.
As of April 22, the centre-right party had made no announcement on its website that it is calling members to a nomination meeting before the May event.
“It’s buyer beware, literally,” Bob Kingston, president of PSAC’s Agriculture Union.
Park board to vote on trans and gender-variant inclusion working group's recommendations.
The West End resident announced that he’s seeking a Vision nomination to run as a park board candidate in the fall municipal election.
A group of NDP MLAs are travelling Highway 16 in northern B.C. this week to advocate for better transportation options along the route.
President Jim Iker says teachers will not have routine printed, written, or electronic communication with principals or administrators.
The provincial government may never know the complete environmental consequences of a coal train derailment that occurred in Burnaby in January 2014.
Surrey-Newton MLA Harry Bains says the current civic political situation looks a lot like it did nine years ago.