Vancouver Mayor

He Goaltends, And Other Things You May Not Know About Kirk LaPointe

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver mayoral candidate Kirk LaPointe has a ways to go before he has the name recognition of incumbent Gregor Robertson. But at least he can laugh...

They Don't Make Them Like Art Phillips Anymore

Chris Taylor | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Chris Taylor

Art Phillips would have been 84 this month. He was here, astride Vancouver as a former mayor and member of Parliament and a founder of the investment firm Phillips, Hager & North. And now he's not. I didn't know him by any of those official titles, of course. I only knew him as a stepfather. And today, I remember.

LOOK: Vancouver Mayor DJs Pride Party

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia

While Toronto Mayor Rob Ford continues to be criticized for his lack of support for the LGBT community, Vancouver Mayor Gregor Roberston co-hosted a h...

Former Journalist Runs For Vancouver Mayor

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Former journalist and media executive Kirk LaPointe will be running against incumbent Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson in the next civic e...

Affair Rumours Are 'B.S.': Vancouver Mayor

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson spoke publicly for the first time about his alleged "philandering," and told reporters that no "third party" was invo...

Vancouver Mayor, Wife Confirm Split Amid 'False Rumours'

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

To dispel "false rumours being spread online," Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson and his wife Amy announced they have separated "amicably." The brie...

Vancouver Mayor vs. Aquarium

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.10.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The Vancouver Aquarium is defending itself after the city's mayor expressed his personal beliefs against keeping whales and dolphins in ca...

SUED

CBC | Posted 04.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A political rival has launched a civil lawsuit against Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson for alleged conflict of interest, claiming Robertson benefited...

IOC Open To Gay Reform: Tim Stevenson

CBC | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver Coun. Tim Stevenson says he received a great reception from the International Olympic Committee in Sochi. Stevenson is in Sochi representi...

Robertson: Ford Crack Video 'Big Distraction'

CBC | Posted 12.31.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson says a video that allegedly shows Toronto Mayor Rob Ford smoking crack is "a big distraction." Robertson ...

Is This Poodle Worth $100,000?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The mayor of Vancouver is not a fan of a seven-foot-tall poodle statue in the city's Mount Pleasant neighbourhood, which was partly paid for by the ci...

Sina Weibo's Newest User

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.01.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver's mayor is going all out on social by joining Sina Weibo, the largest Chinese-language social network in the world. Mayor Gregor Robertso...

Punk Rock Cameo By Vancouver Mayor

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 10.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Tattoos, punk rock and Vancouver's mayor mix it up in a new single by rapper Yelawolf and drummer Travis Barker. Yes, all those words are in one sente...

Vancouver Mayor's Former Foster Son Surrenders To Police

CBC | Posted 03.06.2012 | Canada

The former foster son of Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson — wanted on drug trafficking and weapons charges — is in police custody, RC...

Hunt Is On For Vancouver Mayor's Former Foster Son

CBC | Posted 02.29.2012 | Canada

Police are asking for the public's help in locating the former foster son of Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson and three other men. ...

Vancouver Mayor's Foster Son Charged

CBC | Posted 02.28.2012 | Canada Politics

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson has urged his former foster son to give himself up to police after a warrant was issued for the 21-year-...

Low Voter Turnout Expected For B.C. Civil Elections

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.19.2012 | Canada Politics

VANCOUVER - Mother Nature could play the biggest role in determining whether voters turn out today to vote in B.C.'s civic elections today.Chilly temp...

Vancouver 17 Years Later: Still Rioting

Supriya Dwivedi | Posted 08.17.2011 | Canada
Supriya Dwivedi

Vancouver's mayor stated that the city had "matured" since the 1994 riot, and it truly seemed like it had. Nevertheless, why didn't Vancouver have the riot police deployed in anticipation?