Canada

» Auto updated continuously

• Source limited to: Vancouver Sun

 2018-09-19 01:49 

Vancouver Sun

Dan Fumano: Robertson gavels in the end of an era at Vancouver city hall...

The business before Vancouver council on Tuesday was mostly routine, but there was an air of change hanging over the proceedings....

 2018-09-19 01:49 

Vancouver Sun

OneCity endorses Kennedy Stewart for Vancouver mayor...

OneCity, which is running two city council candidates and three school board candidates in the Oct. 20 municipal election, will formally endorse Stewart at the party's campaign office Wednesd......

 2018-09-19 01:30 

Vancouver Sun

In a post-Sedins world, Canucks promise more fun, music, entertainment for fans in stands...

The Canucks' goal is to increase the buzz of the game experience itself....

 2018-09-19 01:30 

Vancouver Sun

B.C. behind the curve on retailing recreational cannabis on eve of legalization...

A change in government helped put B.C. behind the curve on retailing legal cannabis, but merchants are more interested in getting the structure right than making it fast....

 2018-09-19 01:29 

Vancouver Sun

Richmond mayoral candidate Hong Guo probed for professional misconduct...

Hong Guo, a real estate lawyer running for mayor of Richmond, is under investigation by the Law Society....

 2018-09-19 01:05 

Vancouver Sun

Ian Mulgrew: Dr. Brian Day's character, credibility broadsided in court attack...

Ignoring the central issues of the case, lawyer Jonathan Penner focused his cross-examination on discrediting Dr. Brian Day as little more than a money-motivated, disingenuous scofflaw....

 2018-09-19 01:00 

Vancouver Sun

Rodger Hamilton: B.C. shouldn't allow burning of dirty old rail ties to produce electricity...

Allowing the burning of old and contaminated rail ties is not the way to create power go in B.C....

 2018-09-19 01:00 

Vancouver Sun

Raise-a-Reader: Couple from China get parenting respite along with English classes...

Parents Ivy Choy and Kelvin Yang look forward to their weekly literacy classes at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House for more than just the chance to improve their English skills.Choy, 32, who has ......

 2018-09-19 00:39 

Vancouver Sun

B.C. government readies speed cameras, but few details available...

B.C. is getting readying its first intersection speed cameras, but details on how the program will work, and who will get the extra revenue, remain unknown....

 2018-09-19 00:34 

Vancouver Sun

Vaughn Palmer: Horgan takes to pulpit to evangelize for proportional representation...

The coming 2018 proportional representation vote a far more political version than the votes of 2005 and 2009....

 2018-09-18 23:33 

Vancouver Sun

Vancouver artist hopes to hitch a ride to the moon with Japanese billionaire...

Michael Markowsky, a Vancouver artist, says his training as a painter at -40 C and drawing at nearly twice the speed of sound makes him an excellent candidate to travel to the moon with Japanese bi......

 2018-09-18 23:16 

Vancouver Sun

Wai Young says she received distracted-driving ticket by mistake...

Officer mistook her makeup compact for an electronic device, says Vancouver mayoral candidate....

 2018-09-18 23:14 

Vancouver Sun

Tslihqot'in receive injunction to halt Taseko Mines' drilling pending court decision...

Continuing battle over Taseko's $1.5-billion New Prosperity Mine in B.C. Interior sees Tslihqot'in Nation in court to stop extensive, new exploratory work that includes 122 drill holes...

 2018-09-18 22:36 

Vancouver Sun

Reward offered for identifying who paid for pro-Bremner ads...

Grassroots housing advocates offer cash for information leading to the identification of a group that bought ads plugging Bremner's party....

 2018-09-18 22:25 

Vancouver Sun

Mother of toddler killed in daycare accident files negligence suit...

She alleges negligence by Vancouver Coastal Health, the Ministry of Children and Family Development, the daycare operator and the owners of the property where the daycare was allowed to operate....

 2018-09-18 21:47 

Vancouver Sun

Daphne Bramham: It's time to start asking tough questions of civic candidates...

Housing and affordability are high on the concerns for the 2018 civic elections, but the debate also needs to include livability....

 2018-09-18 21:40 

Vancouver Sun

Coquitlam RCMP introduce traffic 'scarecrow' in bid to prevent speeding...

The Mounties have dubbed the life-sized figure "Constable Scarecrow," which will be used on roads in the community in a pilot project for the next two months....

 2018-09-18 21:02 

Vancouver Sun

Gaming giant Capcom shutters its Burnaby studio...

Japanese video game giant Capcom closed its Burnaby studio Tuesday, leaving 158 people out of work.The studio, which first opened in 2005 as Blue Castle Games before being purchased by Capcom in 20......

 2018-09-18 20:18 

Vancouver Sun

Vancouver Airport Authority in crosshairs of Competition Bureau over airline food...

The federal Competition Tribunal has set a date for hearings of the Vancouver Airport Authority, which has been accused by the Competition Bureau of dampening competition among in-flight catering c......

 2018-09-18 18:54 

Vancouver Sun

Family of Richmond homicide victim seek help to catch killer...

Joseph Lucien De Carvalho was gunned down in Richmond last September in a target hit....

 2018-09-18 18:23 

Vancouver Sun

B.C. resident charged with animal cruelty...

A Rottweiler named Kira was found sick and emaciated....

 2018-09-18 18:00 

Vancouver Sun

Seven things to do in the Lower Mainland: Keith Urban, Aida Cuevas and more...

Seven things to do this week in the Lower Mainland, including Keith Urban....

 2018-09-18 18:00 

Vancouver Sun

Commercial Real Estate: New medical office space planned for Harry Jerome development...

The developer of the newest office project in the City of North Vancouver says the 90,000-square-foot building will help to keep more medical doctors in the area.Darwin Properties is preparing to b......

 2018-09-18 18:00 

Vancouver Sun

5 things to know about What R U Waiting 4? by Autogramm...

Vancouver band Autogramm has released its debut album What R U Waiting 4? on Nevado Records...

 2018-09-18 18:00 

Vancouver Sun

ClarkWalk Project a sonic stroll through a vanishing Vancouver...

The Clark Walk Project is an art stroll with its own soundtrack....

 2018-09-18 18:00 

Vancouver Sun

Book review: Date Did What provides comical insight into the wild world of dating...

When Jill Sinclair decided she was ready to try dating again after getting a divorce, she did it with a determined intensity....

 2018-09-18 16:14 

Vancouver Sun

Cargo being removed from grounded Haida Gwaii barge and fishing lodge...

Removal of the cargo — a process known as lightering — began late Monday and each step requires significant co-ordination and careful execution....

 2018-09-18 15:28 

Vancouver Sun

Vision Vancouver confirms mayoral candidate Ian Campbell had an assault charge...

Campbell was charged in 2010 with assaulting his common-law partner....

 2018-09-18 15:24 

Vancouver Sun

B.C. alleges Nanaimo councillor distributed private records...

The Attorney General Ministry has taken a Nanaimo councillor and three citizens to court in order to return confidential documents to the city, remove them from the internet and to destroy any copi......

 2018-09-18 15:08 

Vancouver Sun

Facebook ad criticizing Victoria Mayor Lisa Helps 'crossing a line'...

"Toxic echo chamber": Victoria's mayor made headlines earlier this year with her decision to delete her Facebook account....

 2018-09-18 14:06 

Vancouver Sun

Daily Poll: Did you watch the Vancouver mayoral debate?...

Eight mayoral candidates took to the stage at SFU's downtown campus Monday night for a debate ahead of Vancouver's 2018 election.Of the 21 mayoral candidates who officially submitted no......

 2018-09-18 12:49 

Vancouver Sun

Vancouver Weather: Another day of sunshine...

The rainy weather weather is expected to return Wednesday afternoon....

 2018-09-18 11:00 

Vancouver Sun

Restoring what we've ruined may be the best defence against climate change disasters...

Study released Tuesday shows that restoring shorelines, riverbeds and wetlands to what they were before we interfered with them is both cheaper and more beneficial than traditional flood mitigation......

 2018-09-18 10:00 

Vancouver Sun

Douglas Todd: Popular Canadian student visas leading to exploitation...

Tens of thousands of young Indian nationals — some of whom are using student visas primarily to work rather than study in Canada — are being exploited in both countries for their money and cheap la......

 2018-09-18 05:01 

Vancouver Sun

Vancouver election: Eight mayoral candidates pack stage at Monday evening debate...

The candidates fielded questions and sparred with each other on subjects ranging from cannabis dispensaries, taxes, transportation, public art, and, of course, housing....

 2018-09-18 03:17 

Vancouver Sun

Park board votes to consider Indigenous names for Vancouver parks...

The Vancouver park board will work with the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh Nations to identify traditional place names and find appropriate ways to recognize them....

 2018-09-18 01:00 

Vancouver Sun

Malcolm Brodie and Heather Schoemaker: Moving to a zero-waste circular economy will put cash back into people's pockets...

Malcolm Brodie and Heather Schoemaker of the National Zero Waste Council argue for the need to reduce waste....

 2018-09-18 00:33 

Vancouver Sun

Fire at Surrey propane recycling depot disrupts traffic...

Traffic on Highway 17 was diverted between the Bridgeview Drive and 104 Avenue due to the fire but has since opened in both directions....

 2018-09-18 00:11 

Vancouver Sun

Vaughn Palmer: Broadway Subway's half-a-billion dollar a kilometre estimate fraught with risk...

B.C. government costs estimates on the hugely expensive Broadway Subway project likely to rise due to risky nature of project...

 2018-09-17 23:56 

Vancouver Sun

2018 municipal election: Pre-campaigning attack ads under scrutiny...

Some political parties call for greater transparency, rules to regulate outside political advertising....

 2018-09-17 23:42 

Vancouver Sun

B.C. government cannabis workers could be barred from entering U.S....

B.C. government employees who work in provincially-run legal cannabis stores could find themselves barred from entering the United States....

 2018-09-17 23:18 

Vancouver Sun

'Stop Trump:' 183,000 Americans living in Vancouver urged to vote in U.S. midterm elections...

U.S. Democrats are hoping to rally the almost 200,000 Americans who live in Vancouver full- or part-time to vote in the U.S. midterm elections. They say Americans living abroad could tip the balanc......

 2018-09-17 22:41 

Vancouver Sun

B.C. transgender woman, denied Brazilian wax job, withdraws human rights complaint...

She withdrew the complaint because she felt she was being harassed by the lawyers who she says were threatening to publicly identify her....

 2018-09-17 21:20 

Vancouver Sun

B.C. aims to implement provincial pain strategy: patients' advocate...

Maria Hudspith says input included initiatives and policies that have worked elsewhere, including Australia, which has a national pain strategy....

 2018-09-17 20:47 

Vancouver Sun

B.C. not worried about just one pot shop on legalization day: spokeswoman...

Province had previously announced its first B.C. Cannabis Store will be in Kamloops, now says the location will be the only brick-and-mortar government shop ready on legalization day....

 2018-09-17 20:46 

Vancouver Sun

Shortage of YMCA swim instructors leaves kids high and dry...

Some young swimmers in South Vancouver feel they've been left high and dry after a shortage of certified swim instructors caused the Langara Family YMCA to temporarily cancel its Wednesday an......

 2018-09-17 20:41 

Vancouver Sun

Urkel and the original Buffy added to Vancouver Fan Expo lineup...

Vancouver Fan Expo, the festival that celebrates nerd culture and entertainment, has added two big names from the 1990s to this year's celebrity lineup.Jaleel White, who played the nerd icon ......

 2018-09-17 19:32 

Vancouver Sun

From Japan to Squamish, family gets help with English through Raise-a-Reader...

Japanese family now call Squamish home and get a little help from Raise-a-Reader to help their child learn English...

 2018-09-17 19:24 

Vancouver Sun

Video: Watch B.C. firefighters battle a fire tornado near Vanderhoof...

If smoke and flames weren't bad enough, sometimes firefighters battling blazes in the bush are forced deal with fire tornadoes.Fire tornadoes, or fire wirls, are formed when strong winds come......

 2018-09-17 19:22 

Vancouver Sun

Four military, eight civilian aircraft scour B.C. for missing Chilliwack-bound plane...

Two more military aircraft are joining Monday's search and eight aircraft with the Civil Aviation Search and Rescue Association are also assisting....

  • Need an account?  
    or