'No Tipping' Restaurant To Open In B.C.

'No Tipping' Restaurant To Open In B.C.

05.13.2014
A B.C. restaurant may become the first in Canada to ban tipping, which the owner calls a "broken system." David Jones plans to pay his...
B.C. Has 70 Questions For Kinder Morgan

B.C. Has 70 Questions For Kinder Morgan

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  05.12.2014
VANCOUVER - The British Columbia government has questions for Kinder Morgan about the proposed expansion of its Trans Mountain pipeline...
How To NOT Make Friends, Influence People At Anti-Pipeline Rally

How To NOT Make Friends, Influence People At Anti-Pipeline Rally

05.12.2014
Conservative Sun TV broadcaster Ezra Levant showed up at an anti-pipeline rally in Vancouver over the weekend, and predictably stirred...
What Is Site C's Future?

What Is Site C's Future?

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  05. 8.2014
VANCOUVER - An $8-billion hydroelectric dam proposed by British Columbia's Crown utility would cause significant adverse effects on the...
Sex Shop Roof Collapses, Cue Bad Puns

Sex Shop Roof Collapses, Cue Bad Puns

05. 8.2014
A truck backing up too close to a downtown Vancouver sex shop early Thursday apparently caused a partial roof collapse. The truck hit...
Province Backs Down On Agricultural Land Changes

Province Backs Down On Agricultural Land Changes

The Canadian Press  05. 7.2014
VICTORIA - Thousands of letters have forced the B.C. government to consider making changes to a proposed law affecting the management of...
Fears of Cost Overruns, Flooding of Peace Valley Loom on Eve of Site C Dam Report

Fears of Cost Overruns, Flooding of Peace Valley Loom on Eve of Site C Dam Report

05. 7.2014
Opponents of the proposed Site C dam are hoping a report from the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency panel, to be released Thursday,...
Enbridge Pipeline Money Will 'Sit There And Rot,' Warns First Nations Chief

Enbridge Pipeline Money Will 'Sit There And Rot,' Warns First Nations Chief

Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press  05. 7.2014
CALGARY - Opponents of Enbridge Inc.'s (TSX:ENB) Northern Gateway proposal say even if the federal cabinet approves controversial oil pipeline...
Historic Deals Open Sacred Headwaters To Development

Historic Deals Open Sacred Headwaters To Development

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  05. 6.2014
VICTORIA - A British Columbia First Nation whose territory includes some of the province's most majestic and resource rich lands signed...
Three Predictions for Capitalism

Three Predictions for Capitalism

05. 6.2014
Generation Y cares more about the world and social causes than any previous generation. They are connected, passionate activists and are...
Kinder Morgan Pipeline Review Stifles Public Input

Kinder Morgan Pipeline Review Stifles Public Input

05. 5.2014
The review process for Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project has stripped away valuable opportunities for public input...
Conflict Will Be The Norm If Mining Company Ignores Our Concerns

Conflict Will Be The Norm If Mining Company Ignores Our Concerns

05. 5.2014
Fortune's actions pose risks for not only their project, but also for development elsewhere in our territory. If our values and rights...
The Hottest Real Estate Markets In B.C.

The Hottest Real Estate Markets In B.C.

05. 5.2014
Surrey tops a list of B.C.'s best cities for real estate investment for the fourth year in a row, but two new cities cracked the top 10...
Can University Of Victoria Lead The Way On Divesting Fossil Fuels?

Can University Of Victoria Lead The Way On Divesting Fossil Fuels?

05. 2.2014
"If you can believe it, my faculty pension has no ethical screens. We can invest in arms, tobacco, and so on. It's outrageous, really....