Did A Doritos Contestant Rip Off A Forestry Ad?

Did A Doritos Contestant Rip Off A Forestry Ad?

12.31.2013
A commercial produced by two men from Maple Ridge is one of the finalists in a contest put on by Doritos. The winner airs during the next...
Canadian Surveillance Tech Company To Buy VideoIQ For US$32 Million

Canadian Surveillance Tech Company To Buy VideoIQ For US$32 Million

The Canadian Press  12.31.2013
VANCOUVER - Avigilon Corp. (TSX:AVO) says it will pay US$32 million in cash to buy VideoIQ Inc. with plans to eventually integrate the...
Abbotsford Homeless

Abbotsford Homeless "Declare War" On Local Businesses?

12.30.2013
In Abbotsford, a letter allegedly from "The Abbotsford Downtown Homeless Association" was recently delivered to the doors of local businesses....
Government Must Pay

Government Must Pay

James Keller, The Canadian Press  12.30.2013
VANCOUVER - The British Columbia government didn't properly consult with a northern First Nation community about forestry activity and...
Is Fracking Worth Its Weight In Water?

Is Fracking Worth Its Weight In Water?

12.30.2013
More than seven billion litres of water were used for fracking in B.C. last year. If the government’s liquefied natural gas sector takes...
Small B.C. Chamber Takes Stand Against Pipeline

Small B.C. Chamber Takes Stand Against Pipeline

Keven Drews, The Canadian Press  12.29.2013
VANCOUVER - As far as business groups go, the Tofino-Long Beach Chamber of Commerce isn't the biggest or most powerful organization in...
Laneway Housing A Hit With Homeowners

Laneway Housing A Hit With Homeowners

12.29.2013
Laneway housing continues to be a popular option among Vancouver homeowners, as the city issued a similar number of permits for the rental...
WATCH: BC Place's Sound Wave Lights

WATCH: BC Place's Sound Wave Lights

12.27.2013
Tonight marks the second and final night of Vancouver's popular Contact Winter Music Festival. The annual Blueprint Events electronic...
B.C. Google Science Fair Winner Had A BIG Year

B.C. Google Science Fair Winner Had A BIG Year

Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press  12.27.2013
Ann Makosinski is becoming a master of managing her time.After taking the top prize in her age group at Google's annual science fair, the...
Questions Linger About Encana Bombings - The Globe And Mail

Questions Linger About Encana Bombings - The Globe And Mail

12.27.2013
The B.C. energy project that made national news five years ago wasn’t an oil operation proposed by Enbridge or Kinder Morgan – it was...
TransLink Border Tax Should Be Deported

TransLink Border Tax Should Be Deported

12.26.2013
In a year where TransLink apologists seemed to throw every possible tax grab -- sales tax hikes, vehicle levies, road pricing, carbon tax...
Smoke Bomb At Apple Store

Smoke Bomb At Apple Store

12.26.2013
A smoke bomb appears to have gone off at the Apple store in Coquitlam Centre shopping mall, forcing Boxing Day shoppers to evacuate. No...
Kitimat Chief Organizing Employment Summit

Kitimat Chief Organizing Employment Summit

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  12.26.2013
VICTORIA - A decade ago, Kitamaat Village in northwest British Columbia was broke as residents of the First Nations community faced non-existent...
Deal Reached In Club Lockout

Deal Reached In Club Lockout

The Canadian Press  12.25.2013
NORTH VANCOUVER, B.C. - A lockout at a private sports club in North Vancouver has ended more than seven months after it began.Sixteen members...