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Last night, the Vancouver Canucks opened its preseason with a win—and then a loss. The team was split into two rosters, with one squad staying at Rogers Arena to host half of the...
A local lifestyle and entertainment show has ended after an 18-year run. The Rush, which was formerly called Urban Rush, will no longer be produced by Shaw TV. Host Fiona Forbes...
Vancouver’s restaurant community is banding together to support a local chef recently diagnosed with a life-threatening illness. Mise en Place for Chef Tina, a fundraiser for Tina...
With one of Canada’s largest wine festivals—the Vancouver International Wine Festival—still five months away, the Arts Club Theatre’s Chef Meets B.C. Grape is a popular fall event...
Over 8,000 kilometers separate Vancouver and Munich, but don’t be surprised if you see people walking the city streets wearing lederhosen and dirndls. Oktoberfest is upon us, and...
At David Hawksworth’s eponymous three-year-old restaurant, the chef makes dishes such as foie gras torchon and pan-roasted sablefish, so it may come as a surprise that pizza is...
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...
Mary Forstbauer’s son was just six months old when he experienced a sensitivity to nonorganic food. Her 12 children were used to eating organic blueberries from the family’s...
On September 14, I attended the Scotiabank Passions gala in support of the Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation as a media guest. For its 11th year, the popular fundraising event featuring...
Nearly a year ago, Straight staffer and resident horror aficionado Steve Newton reported that “the world’s most reviled film director” Uwe Boll was trying to make a name for...

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