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Jane Macdougall

Columnist, Writer, pedviz.com founder

Jane Macdougall was born and raised in Vancouver. She knows a thing or two about fog, too, as she used to do the weather for BCTV. She's a regular contributor to several publications, including a weekly column for the National Post.
Awareness, Better Winter Coat Are Part Of Pedestrian Getty

Awareness, Better Winter Coat Are Part Of Pedestrian Safety

Each year in B.C., about 65 pedestrians don't survive a collision with a vehicle. My sister-in-law was one of the lucky ones. Lucky, if you count spending two months in hospital, having a steel plate in your leg, and requiring a cane to walk, as luck.
02/21/2014 02:03 EST
Foghorns Of Vancouver Awaken Childhood Darryl Dyck/CP

Foghorns Of Vancouver Awaken Childhood Memories

It wreaks its usual havoc, fog does. Commutes are complicated; flights are delayed; things get wet. So surprisingly wet. But many of us are delighted, for with the fog, comes the foghorn. The foghorn! The low, baying sound of a Vancouver from an earlier time is back. And with it, so many of our childhood memories.
01/31/2014 05:35 EST