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Today’s announcement of the death of Pat Quinn—former Vancouver Canucks player, coach, president, and general manager—caused me to reflect a bit longer than I normally would at...
On the night of February 10, 1912, a 32-year-old aboriginal fisherman met his death beneath the wheels of a coal train in Nanaimo, B.C. Harry Manson had gone to town to get...
A First Nations man has filed a human-rights complaint against the City of Vancouver because of the lack of advance voting locations in East Vancouver and, particularly, the...
Although Dutch director Joris Postema’s FC Rwanda won’t be viewed as a definitive documentary take on the state of national reconciliation in post-genocide Rwanda, it does raise...
Vancouver's newest farmers market, the Hastings Park Winter Market, debuted on Sunday (October 5) to nice weather and good crowds at the PNE. The market featured about two dozen...
The Pristine Coast (Canada)   Biologist and indefatigable fish-farm gadfly Alexandra Morton features prominently in this reasonable and cogent examination of the four-decade...
Alan Lee, who founded and ran the popular Lee’s Donuts in the Granville Island Public Market, has died at age 70. The amiable owner of one of the market’s original vendor spots...
This summer, we have a few more reasons to be thankful to be living in Vancouver. We’re on the other side of the world from Ukraine and Syria, where they still haven’t figured out...
It has been several months since I last posted a Window Seat column. Mostly, that’s because other duties have taken precedence. However, it’s also partly because—like the joke...
Remember when impatient and stranded transit passengers forced open SkyTrain doors last month during some lengthy shutdowns? They jumped down and walked along the guideways to the...

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