Seattle

Why I'm Walking Over 1,000 Miles

Jordan Phoenix | Posted 09.07.2014 | Canada Impact
Jordan Phoenix

The purpose behind this journey of over 1000 miles is much bigger than me. It's a quest to highlight solutions to some of our biggest global challenges, and begin the process of implementing them in areas that need it. Which challenges am I speaking about?

Gunman Opens Fire At Seattle University

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.06.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Four people were shot on the campus of Seattle Pacific University on Thursday, according to authorities. A lone gunman armed with a shotgun and kn...

This City Is Getting A HUGE Minimum Wage Hike

CP | Donna Gordon Blankinship, The Associated Press | Posted 08.03.2014 | Canada Business

SEATTLE - Seattle activists celebrated a successful campaign to gradually increase the city's minimum wage to $15 by calling for a national movement t...

Sex Offender Steals Ferry

CP | Doug Esser, The Associated Press | Posted 02.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

SEATTLE - Officials are reviewing security for a commercial U.S.-to-Canada ferry service after they say a sex offender managed to steal one of the boa...

Suspicious Man Arrested Aboard Victoria Clipper

CBC | Posted 01.31.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Police in Seattle arrested a lone man after boarding the Victoria Clipper IV passenger ferry, which was set adrift in Seattle's Elliott Bay Sunda...

TIFF Movie Mixes Toni Collette, Grunge, Groupies And Johnny Depp

HuffPost Canada Music | Sarah Kurchak | Posted 09.12.2013 | Canada Music

"Lucky Them" isn't purely about music. The wry drama follows a music journalist (Toni Collette) on assignment to track down her ex-boyfriend, a reclus...

How a Stolen Purse Led to Seattle Stealing My Heart

Tanya Iliakis | Posted 09.29.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Tanya Iliakis

We drove to Seattle, parked right in the heart of the city, strolled over to the shopping district and headed to Nordstom for a touch of "Sex And The City" glam, browsing beautiful designer purses, sun glasses, and, of course, shoes! And that's when our chick flick turned horror story: as my friend tried on a pair of Steve Madden boots, she left her Marc Jacobs purse, shopping bags and other merchandise on a chair. She took two steps forward, glanced in the mirror to see how the boots looked and immediately realized her purse was stolen. What happened next stole our hearts.

SOUNDED OUT

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.08.2013 | Canada British Columbia

SEATTLE - An injury to defender Andy O'Brien cost the Vancouver Whitecaps a milestone victory.Vancouver coughed up a one-goal lead after a second-half...

Re-defining the D-Word: 'Density Done Well' in Vancouver

Brent Toderian | Posted 04.25.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Brent Toderian

Density can be the most controversial aspect of how cities and communities are planned. But smart and successful cities worldwide are now tackling "the D-Word" head on, and looking to model cities who have learned how to do density well, often with the scars to show for it. Vancouver is such a city.

Daryl Katz - No Champion for the City of Champions

Kathleen Smith | Posted 12.19.2012 | Canada Alberta
Kathleen Smith

You don't mind if we call you by your given name, do you? After all, we've been in this mess together for quite sometime now and at this point one would hope we're beyond formalities. Yes, we know you're not one for familiarity, but perhaps just this once we could chat like friends and do away with social niceties. So, with that understanding and with all due respect....