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When I saw the latest news release from the NPA, my first thought was, "Oh my God, does Kirk LaPointe have a secret agenda to close some library branches?" The party is trumpeting...
The most recent telephone poll in Surrey shows that Coun. Linda Hepner has a significant lead over her two main rivals, former mayor Doug McCallum and Coun. Barinder Rasode, in...
The Canadian Coast Guard vessel Gordon Reid has managed to reach a disabled Russian ship and is towing it west away from Haida Gwaii. The Simushir lost power and there were fears...
Be careful if you encounter one of these bright red, luscious looking mushrooms. Amanita muscaria, as it's known to mycologists, is considered to be poisonous, though...
The Vancouver Police Department could teach other forces, including the Mounties, a few things about crowd control. This week, it looked like all hell was going to break loose in...
Gambling is a lucrative industry for the provincial government. The B.C. Lottery Corporation is expected to provide a dividend of nearly $1.12 billion to the treasury in this...
In Toronto, you have to be a resident of the city to run for mayor. That's according to the candidate-qualification rules listed on the City of Toronto website. In Alberta, the...
Journalist Bob Mackin has tweeted a photo of an affidavit filed by Amy Robertson in a court case against her husband Gregor Robertson, who's the mayor of Vancouver. Cedar Party...
This week, Femen protesters drenched themselves in simulated blood to express their outrage over Russian president Vladimir Putin's treatment of Ukraine. But this isn't the first...
Last night at a candidates' discussion on neighbourhood planning, nobody made an issue of NPA mayoral candidate Kirk LaPointe's residency. LaPointe is running for mayor of...

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