Granville Street

Building a Sense of Community in Midtown Vancouver

Will Lin | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Will Lin

Whenever a new condo tower is announced in Vancouver, public outcry is often not far behind. This has never been truer than in recent weeks with news headlines about Vancouver residents voicing their concerns over what condo developments will do to their sense of community, and the character of their neighbourhoods. It's a debate that's raged for decades. Is suburban sprawl or urban densification the answer to city growth? Is it better to go up or out? Each has its proponents and buckets of data to back up their views.

Fix Proposed For Granville Street 'Chaos"

CBC | Posted 09.07.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A few years after the City of Vancouver redesigned the downtown strip of Granville Street, Non-Partisan Association city councillor George Affleck say...

Vancouver Nightlife For 30-Somethings

Heather Magee | Posted 01.23.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Heather Magee

The biggest complaint I hear from my 30-something friends is that they just want to go some place where they can dance, order from a proper wine and cocktail list (sans Jager shots) and be surrounded by people in our demographic. A seemingly tall order these days, but if you're looking for a good night out in Vancouver I recommend the following...

Chief Apologizes For Police Shooting

CBC | Posted 07.31.2012 | Canada

Vancouver police Chief Jim Chu has apologized to the family of a man shot dead by an officer in 2007 and says the department will fully c...