Valentine's Day For Just Half $1M

Valentine's Day For Just Half $1M

01.30.2014
Looking to really impress your special someone this Valentine's Day? Have half a million dollars to spare? If you answered an enthusiastic...
Site C Dam Is Unneeded Archaic Mega-Project

Site C Dam Is Unneeded Archaic Mega-Project

01.30.2014
We question where the region's breaking point is. We question how much is too much. We want to be clear that we are not opposed to development...
Inside Canada's 1st Shipping Container Homes

Inside Canada's 1st Shipping Container Homes

David P. Ball  01.30.2014
Two women chop vegetables at a large central table in a tight common kitchen, chatting as they gently drop celery and red peppers into...
Is Housing Slowing Down?

Is Housing Slowing Down?

01.30.2014
B.C.'s real estate market is set to see slower sales growth this year compared to 2013. So says the first quarter housing forecast update...
We Proved Selling 'Odd' Women's Products Can Create Social Change

We Proved Selling 'Odd' Women's Products Can Create Social Change

01.30.2014
Since its inception in 1993, Lunapads' business philosophy has been firmly grounded in the belief that capitalism can in fact be a powerful...
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...