Constance Barnes

Vancouver Aquarium Whales, Dolphins Just Can't Catch A Break

Jeff Matthews | Posted 01.20.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Jeff Matthews

The whales and dolphins at Vancouver Aquarium just can't seem to catch a break. Even the city's new bylaw that bans breeding and introduces new, independent public oversight of the Stanley Park attraction won't offer much relief for the captive cetaceans. Because, as it turns out, there never was a bylaw after all.

Vancouver Politician Compares Animal Captivity To Human Slavery

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.02.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A Vancouver Park Board commissioner is being criticized on social media for comparing to slavery. Constance Barnes made the reference at a Thursd...

Pushups Proposed For Bully Parents

CBC | Posted 06.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The Vancouver Park Board plans to lay down some rules for excited parents at hockey rinks, soccer pitches and baseball diamonds across the city. ...

B.C. NDP, Liberal Nominations Reveal Tale Of Two Parties

Mike Klassen | Posted 01.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Mike Klassen

If the B.C. NDP have sprung to life, they have a strange way of showing it off, by failing to sign up members and sending experienced candidates packing. In contrast, supporters of the B.C. Liberal Party are showing up in strong numbers and backing A-listers.

Political Newbie Beats Big Name In NDP Race

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The B.C. New Democrats have chosen a candidate who could face off against a former Vancouver mayor in next May's provincial election.Membe...