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A new $4.9-million fund will see 98 children of missing and murdered B.C. women eligible for compensation. The B.C. government announced the fund today (March 18), which could see...
Vancouver has approved a 30-year local area plan for the Downtown Eastside that drew more than 100 people, including many low-income residents from the neighbourhood, to city hall...
Vancouver city council has approved a rezoning application for Oakridge Centre, which includes plans for 11 residential towers and a civic centre at the West 41st Avenue and...
A petition opposing the demolition of Main Street restaurant the Rumpus Room has gathered more than 2,000 signatures. In an open letter to city council issued today (March 13) by...
The issue of housing in the Downtown Eastside dominated the comments of many of the first speakers to address city council on a long-term plan proposed for the area. During a...
Vancouver city council has voted in favour of looking at options to expand the city’s mobile vendor program to encourage the sale of local arts and crafts. The approval of the...
A long-term plan for the Downtown Eastside that has been in the works for two years is set to draw dozens of speakers to Vancouver City Hall this week. And as city council...
B.C.'s plan to extend election cycles to four years is drawing mixed reaction following the government’s announcement of the move this week. Some local politicians, such as Vision...
Ryan McCormick is hoping that revamped B.C. liquor policies will translate to good news for the all-ages music scene. McCormick, a director with the Safe Amplification Site...
Vancouver could face a “crisis” due to an upcoming loss of funding for community-based mental-health services for refugees, according to psychiatrist Soma Ganesan. The Vancouver...

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