Artist Spotlight: Jay Brabant, Douglas Reynolds Gallery, Vancouver

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Jay Brabant is the son of Gene Brabant, a renowned carver in the Northwest Coast style. Gene Brabant grew up in Victoria, BC, in the company of the family of Henry Hunt. Henry Hunt’s three sons, Richard, Stan and Tony are all recognized as Northwest Coast Master Carvers. Gene Brabant received this same training and has passed on his skills and knowledge to his son, Brabant.

Brabant began his carving career at a very early age. He traveled with his father across Canada and the United States, studying […]

By | January 24th, 2016|Arts & Culture, Vancouver|0 Comments

Diane’s Lingerie is making a splash with new swimwear collection

Diane's Lingerie PrimaDonna Swimwear Collection, Dive Into Summer, Vancouver, British Columbia

Diane’s Lingerie is proud to introduce the PrimaDonna Swimwear Collection. Now women can also count on the very best at the beach and at the pool with PrimaDonna’s fabulous fit, exceptional quality and gorgeous, stylish designs.

From tankinis and bikinis to one-piece swimsuits, up to an H cup, every bathing suit from the PrimaDonna line is specially designed for women. This collection is the result of two years of hard work. The PrimaDonna team wanted to be certain that […]

By | July 3rd, 2015|Greater Vancouver, Shopping, Vancouver|0 Comments

Happy 129th Birthday ‪Vancouver‬

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Today, April 6th, 2015 marks the 129th birthday of the City of Vancouver. It was incorporated on April 6th, 1886, the same year that William Van Horne established a terminal for the CPR and gave the city its name in honour of Captain George Vancouver.

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This photograph taken in September 1886 by Louis Denison Taylor, (1857-1946), shows Vancouver’s 1st Council in front of a tent with the sign City Hall. The portrait captures a look at the first Vancouver City […]

By | April 6th, 2015|History, Top Stories, Vancouver|0 Comments

A Crisp Winter Morning around Vancouver’s Stanley Park Seawall

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If you wake up one winter morning and find yourself in Vancouver, British Columbia, then jump out of your jammies and onto the Stanley Park seawall. It is a jewel in the heart of the city and there is a little something for everyone.

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This morning, after bundling up for a brisk bike ride, I headed straight for the seawall to take in the sights. And it’s never quite the same. Having […]

By | December 14th, 2014|Cycling, Parks & Trails, Running, Top Stories, Vancouver, Walking|0 Comments

Vancouver’s Stanley Theatre presents the seasonal hit Mary Poppins, Dec 5, 2014–Jan 4, 2015

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For a second exciting Vancouver Holiday theatre season, the Arts Club Theatre Company presents Mary Poppins at the Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage on South Granville from December 5, 2014 to January 4, 2015.

The Magical Broadway Musical
Watch Mary Poppins fly over the rooftops of London, and feel like a kid again! Remember, anything can happen if you let it.

This family musical features the unforgettable songs from the popular Disney film—“Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious,” “A Spoonful of Sugar,” “Chim Chim Cher-ee”—plus they’ve added some catchy new ones.

Practically perfect […]

By | December 1st, 2014|Entertainment, Top Stories, Vancouver|0 Comments

EMR Vacation Rentals: Vancouver, Whistler, Victoria…

EMR Vacation Rentals provides BC Vacation Rentals in Victoria, Vancouver, Whistler, the Okanagan and Vancouver Island, British Ccolumbia

EMR Vacation Rentals is a fully-licensed Travel Agency offering fully-furnished BC vacation homes, condos, suites, and estate rentals in Victoria, Vancouver, Tofino, Whistler, the Okanagan, and on Vancouver Island in British Columbia. EMR has a large inventory of unique properties to select from, including properties that feature oceanfront, beachfront, breathtaking views, private hot tubs, luxurious settings and much more.

EMR strives to provide excellence in service to the highest ethical standards, based on honesty and integrity for their […]

Vancouver to Whistler and Blackcomb, BC, Heinl Aerial Photography and Video

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This video has archived the spectacular city of Vancouver and surrounding areas of Whistler and Blackcomb in British Columbia between 2004 and 2005. You’ll notice that some things have changed since then, but the beauty of the city is so well captured in Heinl’s aerial footage that the images stand the test of time.

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These videos also showcase Russ Heinl’s amazing aerial photography and video footage that he uses to customize promotional videos for BC businesses and organizations.

For more information about Photographer Russ […]

By | October 5th, 2014|Vancouver, Videos, Whistler|0 Comments