New App Helps You Buy Local

New App Helps You Buy Local

01.29.2014
B.C. farmers are making it easier than ever to shop local with the launch of a new app. We Heart Local, a free smartphone app from the...
Canada Is Most At Risk Of Oil Spills Right HERE

Canada Is Most At Risk Of Oil Spills Right HERE

Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press  01.29.2014
OTTAWA - The coast of southern British Columbia and the Gulf of St. Lawrence are the Canadian areas most vulnerable to marine oil spills...
B.C. Homes For Just $1!

B.C. Homes For Just $1!

01.29.2014
In possibly the biggest B.C. real estate bargain since last year's offer of a free house in Chilliwack, two heritage homes near the town...
Medical Pot Shortage?

Medical Pot Shortage?

01.28.2014
Medical marijuana users in B.C. are worried there soon could be a shortage of legal weed. In just 62 days, all medical marijuana must...
We'll Be Watching You, Christy: Teachers Federation

We'll Be Watching You, Christy: Teachers Federation

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  01.28.2014
VICTORIA - British Columbia's teachers say they'll be looking for signs next month that Premier Christy Clark's government is abiding by...
Cruise Ship To House Construction Workers

Cruise Ship To House Construction Workers

01.28.2014
Construction workers in northern B.C. will make themselves at home on a cruise ship as they complete $3.3 billion in upgrades to an aluminum...
Re-Builds Fueling Luxury Boom In Vancouver: Report

Re-Builds Fueling Luxury Boom In Vancouver: Report

01.28.2014
The luxury home market powered ahead in Vancouver last year, fuelled in part by redevelopment of teardowns by builders in prime, or upcoming...
Major Win For B.C. Teachers

Major Win For B.C. Teachers

Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press  01.27.2014
VANCOUVER - A judge has ruled that the British Columbia government was so hung up on provoking its public school teachers into strike action...
Government Purchases: Someone Needs To Look At How Sausage Is Made

Government Purchases: Someone Needs To Look At How Sausage Is Made

01.27.2014
When it comes to a lot of government activity, taxpayers often want to ignore how the sausage is made: Just take as little of our money...
Enviro Reviews Too Cumbersome: Premier

Enviro Reviews Too Cumbersome: Premier

Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press  01.27.2014
VANCOUVER - British Columbia Premier Christy Clark has ordered a review of the province's environmental assessment process, saying the...
'Gears of War' In Hands Of Vancouver Studio

'Gears of War' In Hands Of Vancouver Studio

01.27.2014
Microsoft has bought the rights to the Gears of War video game franchise and plans to develop it at Vancouver-based Black Tusk Studios. The...
B.C. Mayor Rants About 'Banana Republic'

B.C. Mayor Rants About 'Banana Republic'

01.27.2014
Is B.C. becoming a banana republic? Burnaby Mayor Derek Corrigan certainly thinks so. The fiery politician made the comments at a Jan....
Should This Historic House Be Sold?

Should This Historic House Be Sold?

Keven Drews, The Canadian Press  01.25.2014
VANCOUVER - It may look like a simple, single-storey, flat-roofed bungalow embedded into the hillside of West Vancouver, B.C., but the...
Derelict Vessels Are Polluting The B.C. Coastline

Derelict Vessels Are Polluting The B.C. Coastline

01.24.2014
The Northern Gateway and Kinder Morgan pipeline proposals plan to significantly increase heavy oil tankers to Asia and both governments...