English Bay

This Is How The Blind Are Experiencing Fireworks In Vancouver

CBC | Posted 07.31.2016 | Canada British Columbia

Fingerworks uses a person's back as a kind of canvas to translate the motion of fireworks through touch.

Vancouver's Best Biking Destinations

Yelp Canada | Posted 06.16.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Yelp Canada

With a plan to become the greenest city in the world by 2020, Vancouver is becoming renowned for its safe and extensive bike paths.

Smile, Vancouver: 'Selfie + Drone = Dronie'

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 06.01.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Move over, selfie stick.

Vancouver Oil Spill Shows We've Got Lots To Learn

Andrew Weaver | Posted 06.17.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Andrew Weaver

I hope that the spill in English Bay will spark more than just finger pointing. I hope it will serve as a wake-up call that British Columbians need to expect more from their MLAs.

Vancouver Oil Spill Could Be Worse Than Originally Estimated

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.13.2015 | Canada British Columbia

It could take several days or even a week to determine how much fuel spilled, said Transport Canada.

Rescued Birds Are Still Filthy After Vancouver Oil Spill

CBC | Posted 06.13.2015 | Canada British Columbia

It could take up to several weeks before the birds can be released, according to the Wildlife Rescue Association.

Volunteers Not Needed For Vancouver Oil Spill Cleanup: City

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 04.11.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Only trained crews in protective gear should be cleaning up the oil spill, said the city.

Ship That Leaked Fuel In Vancouver Was On 1st Voyage

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.10.2015 | Canada

Transport Canada says it appears there was a malfunction in the brand-new MV Marathassa.

B.C. Premier, Vancouver Mayor Blast 'Totally Inadequate' Oil Spill Response

CBC | Posted 06.10.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"Somebody needs to do a better job of protecting the coast, and the coast guard has not done it."

Emergency Response To English Bay Oil Spill Questioned

CP | Laura Kane, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.09.2015 | Canada British Columbia

An emergency response team was called in to deal with an oily substance coating the water.

Vancouver Palm Trees Are Real, And They're Spectacular

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 02.27.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The first fan palms were planted at English Bay about 20 years ago.

SNOW DAY In Metro Vancouver!

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 11.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Metro Vancouver and B.C.'s South Coast woke up to snow in the ground for the first time this season. About two to five centimetres of the white stu...

Vancouver Fireworks 2014: Team France At The Celebration Of Light

Sarah Boland | Posted 09.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Sarah Boland

Thousands of people made their way to the West End of Vancouver on a beautiful Wednesday evening to watch the second night of the Celebration of Light.

Vancouver Water Turns Blood Red

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.11.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver is known for its stunning views of towering mountains and clear blue water, but this week things went a shade morbid. Water in parts of Burr...

The Fireworks Are Coming!

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

We know it's getting close to summertime in Vancouver because the annual Honda Celebration of Light has announced this year's details! The Vancouve...

Big Oil vs. Beautiful Orca: Which Side Are You On?

Ben West | Posted 05.19.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Ben West

Everyone in the Vancouver area was thrilled to see or hear about the pods of dolphins and orcas showing up in English Bay and False Creek this past weekend. Probably the only people not happy about it were the folks at the massive Texas-based energy corporation Kinder Morgan.

WATCH: Time-Lapse Around Vancouver

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

What's your favourite place in Vancouver? A new time-lapse video is showing off the city's best areas. Published to YouTube on Monday by Jeremy R. ...

BRRR-Ringing In 2013 With Polar Bear Dip

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - There was one cold, hard consoling fact for those participating in Vancouver's annual polar bear swim -- the water in English Bay was just...

Vancouver Mayor: Not City's Job To Rescue People On Water

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - City councillors in Vancouver want to discuss the closure of a local coast guard station with Prime Minister Stephen Harper.They passed a ...

Another Lost Sole In BC?

CBC | Posted 03.27.2012 | Canada

A boot containing the apparent remains of a human foot have washed ashore on Vancouver's coast. Police said they were notified Thursday a...