Fog advisory issued for Metro Vancouver

It’s going to get foggy in lots of spaces of Metro Vancouver and around the western Fraser Valley this night (January 22) and on Sunday (January 23) till noon. That may lead to a few difficult riding prerequisites. “Visibility may be significantly and suddenly reduced to near zero,” Environment Canada mentioned in a observation. “Travel … Read more

Evidently sitting round the home with an excessive amount of time on her fingers, Grimes takes to the Rocket League pitch

Give Grimes unending quantities of credit score for proceeding to be in the market. And through that, we aren’t speaking about appearing up on the Met Ball with an enormous retro-futuristic sword and steel Dune masks. Or posting unending Instagram footage that recommend braids, braids, and extra braids are 3 of her favourite issues. Or … Read more

Crazy8s Film Society publicizes Top 6 brief movie finalists

The Crazy8s Film Society has introduced the general six motion pictures that can cross directly to be produced in simply 8 days starting this February 25. The finalists are cowriter-director Stephanie Izsak‘s comedic horror “Consumer”, writer-director Shakil Jessa‘s romance “Imran and Alykhan”, writer-director Kenny Welsh‘s horror-fantasy “The Faraway Place”, writer-director Alireza Kazemipour‘s drama “The Gold … Read more

Save Old Growth workforce plans 2d disruption of Trans-Canada freeway in January

There may well be some Monday rush-hour bottlenecks on Highway 1. That’s as a result of a bunch referred to as Save Old Growth is making plans its 2d disruption of site visitors at the Trans-Canada freeway this month. It says that on January 17, it’s going to do that first in Vancouver, then later … Read more

Canada’s eating place and hospitality trade: Top developments to seem out for in 2022

(This tale is backed by way of , We all know the way the pandemic impacted the lives of many of us and the way it modified the dynamics of the whole lot. It’s affected a number of industries, particularly the hospitality trade in Canada. There will probably be extra adjustments to come back in … Read more

Canucks submit first loss in legislation time underneath head trainer Bruce Boudreau, falling 5-2 to the Panthers

It needed to occur in the end. The Canucks after all misplaced in legislation time underneath their new skipper, Bruce Boudreau, falling to the Panthers 5-2 in Florida. It got here 10 days after the Canucks’ remaining recreation, a 5-2 win in Seattle on New Year’s Day. This leaves the Canucks at 8-1-1 underneath Boudreau, … Read more

Comedian Bob Saget dies

To TV audience, Bob Saget will at all times be the widowed father on Full House or the host of America’s Funniest Home Videos, But the person referred to as America’s dad was once additionally a roaring good fortune as a ribald standup comedian. Today, Saget was once discovered lifeless in an Orlando resort room … Read more

Whitewater Cooks Together Again tops the 2021 checklist of bestselling books put out by way of BC publishers

A e book celebrating the delicacies of the Kootenays has crowned the BC bestsellers checklist for all of 2021, in keeping with the Read Local BC website online. Whitewater Cooks Together Again (Alicon Holdings) used to be written by way of Shelley Adams and contours a number of recipes at the side of beautiful pictures. … Read more

Savage Love: Help me procedure my Christmas COVID scrap

My boyfriend is male, I’m feminine, and we now have been in combination virtually 3 years. We reside on my own in separate properties however spend about 3 or 4 nights per week in combination. We’re each absolutely vaxxed and boosted, and we masks in public, et cetera. On the Monday sooner than Christmas, I … Read more

Pictures: vendor of unsold Vancouver house will increase asking value through 47 % to just about $2.5 million

Sellers of homes which were in the marketplace for reasonably a while continuously do something. They cut back their asking value, and hope to in any case land a purchaser. A bunch do the other. The vendor of 6325 Knight Street is one instance. The indifferent house in East Vancouver used to be indexed on … Read more

Single-use plastic baggage are historical past in Vancouver within the new yr, together with loose single-use cups

The City of Vancouver desires to remind citizens that as of day after today (January 1) all plastic buying groceries baggage are banned. As neatly, there’ll not be any loose single-use cups in espresso stores and different companies. The town stated in a liberate nowadays (December 31) that the brand new by-law would require companies … Read more

Start the presses—the Georgia Straight print version will probably be again for every other 12 months

This would possibly come as a wonder to a couple readers, however 2021 simply would possibly were my most pleasurable 12 months as editor of the Georgia Straight, Despite the pandemic. Despite the terrible warmth wave that hit BC remaining summer season. And in spite of the rising proof that the local weather quandary—which we’ve … Read more

Park board will vote on Comm. Stuart Mackinnon’s movement to percentage control of park lands with 3 First Nations

Vancouver park commissioner Stuart Mackinnon has been one of the most extra diligent politicians in relation to advancing reconciliation. In 2018, Mackinnon introduced a motion to recognize Indigenous names of spaces underneath the park board’s jurisdiction. That similar yr, the Green commissioner brought forward another motion directing personnel to inspect the board’s colonial roots. “Truth-telling … Read more

Recent immigrants in Canada face upper fee of insufficient housing than general inhabitants

Immigrants to Canada are infrequently conflated with foreigners. This occurs despite the fact that everlasting citizens had been moderately vetted and certified through the federal government as Canadian electorate in ready. Essentially, they’re new Canadians. Lumped along with foreigners, immigrants also are held for what some describe because the decoupling of house costs from native … Read more

The advantages of diversifying your exercise and wellness regimen

(This tale is backed by way of , It’s simple to get caught within the unexciting regimen of fast-walking at the treadmill on your condominium development’s health club for 45 mins earlier than calling it an afternoon. While it is a predictable and comfy means so that you can workout, it is not doing an … Read more