TEA & TWO SLICES | On Whining Politicians, Thieving Crows, And Animating Gentrification

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Whining Politicians, Thieving Crows, And Animating Gentrification

by Sean Orr | Christy Clark cabinet issues order-in-council to get around court ruling on environmental assessments. Now where on earth would BCers get the idea that we are ruled by an oligarchy? Fucking hippies, amirite? Rich Coleman agrees: People just need to get up and whine every day: housing minister on criticism. Whines the man who gets his salary paid by whiners. Even the BBC are getting into the act. Whine, whine, whine: Vancouver's 'freak show' property market. Vancouver has… more 

DEFINITIVE RECORDS | Mark Brand Digs Deep Into The Crates For His Most Essential Albums

DEFINITIVE RECORDS | Mark Brand Digs Deep Into The Crates For His Most Essential Albums

Definitive Records asks interesting Vancouverites to pick the three most important albums that anchor their musical tastes. Today we hear from restaurateur,… more 

SMOKE BREAK #1171 | Mechanics Of Espresso Machine Deconstructed In Urgent Animations

SMOKE BREAK #1171 | Mechanics Of Espresso Machine Deconstructed In Urgent Animations

There are countless complex processes that people live in complete ignorance of. Nuclear fission is a representative example. Most know absolutely nothing… more 

VANCOUVER LEXICON | Lawyer Phone

VANCOUVER LEXICON | One Of The Last Operational Public Payphones In Vancouver

Lawyer Phone | Place | Public pay phones have all but disappeared from the modern urban landscape due to the proliferation of cell phones, so the ones… more 

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #270 | It Had Live-Aboard UFOs Floating In False Creek

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #270 | It Had Live-Aboard UFOs Floating In False Creek

The point of VWBCI is to open local minds to outside practices, concepts, and ideas that might stand to improve our greater civic situation in a parallel… more 

INTELLIGENCE BRIEFS | On Cocktail Science & The Last Of YVRs Antiquated Drinking Laws

INTELLIGENCE BRIEFS | On Cocktail Science & The Last Of YVRs Antiquated Drinking Laws

by Talia Kleinplatz | Sunshine, spas, beautiful scenery and the freshest of menus. Looks like my next long weekend will be spent on the Sunshine Coast. From New York pubs to San Diego supper clubs, Esquire’s David Wondrich names his top 18 bars across America. If you’d like to check one out, Portland’s Teardrop Lounge is just a hop, skip and an I-5 south away. Speaking of which, Food and Wine names their best beer bars in the USA. Portland’s Prost! and Seattle’s Uber Tavern… more 

DINER | Slick, Newfangled Ice Cream Parlour ‘Mister’ To Launch In Yaletown This Weekend

DINER | Slick, Newfangled Ice Cream Parlour ‘Mister’ To Launch In Yaletown This Weekend

by Michelle Sproule | Mister Ice Cream is set to open doors in Yaletown this weekend. Designed by local firm Scott & Scott (see also Torafuku, Bestie), the… more 

TOP FIVE | Eateries Making The Best, Most Consistently Magnificent Pizzas In Vancouver

TOP FIVE | Eateries Making The Best, Most Consistently Magnificent Pizzas In Vancouver

We listed Vancouver's pizzerias a few years ago, but the landscape has changed enough since then to warrant another close look. This time, we've winnowed… more 

AWESOME THING WE DRANK #706 | Kitten Swish – 2014 ‘Target Practice’ Cabernet Franc

AWESOME THING WE DRANK #706 | Kitten Swish – 2014 ‘Target Practice’ Cabernet Franc

by Treve Ring | If you’ve ever been to the Vancouver International Wine Festival Friday awards lunch, you know Brad Royale. He’s the scarved and stylish… more 

#TBT | 10 Years Since ‘Century’, The Ill-Fated ‘Modern Latin Cowboy’ Eatery On Richards St.

#TBT | 10 Years Since ‘Century’, The Ill-Fated ‘Modern Latin Cowboy’ Eatery On Richards St.

by Andrew Morrison | It's coming up on 10 years (!) since the opening of the "Modern Latin Cowboy" themed Century restaurant and bar at 432 Richards Street… more 

GOODS | Ned Bell Joins Vancouver Aquarium’s Ocean Wise Culinary Team As Executive Chef

GOODS | Ned Bell Joins Vancouver Aquarium’s Ocean Wise Culinary Team As Executive Chef

The GOODS from Ocean Wise Vancouver, BC | Eleven years ago, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre sharpened its focus on protecting the world’s oceans by tackling its biggest issue: overfishing. Now nationwide, the Aquarium’s Ocean Wise® sustainable seafood conservation program stretches across restaurants, markets, retailers and suppliers and works with chefs, restauranteurs and business partners across myriad sectors to raise awareness about the need to protect the last 10… more 

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS | Chinatown’s Bao Bei On Lookout For Strategically-Minded P/T Host

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS | Chinatown’s Bao Bei On Lookout For Strategically-Minded P/T Host

The GOODS from Bao Bei Vancouver, BC | Bao Bei is looking for a part-time host. With a no reservation policy, the host at Bao Bei must think with a strategic… more 

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS | Homer St. Cafe & Bar On Hunt For Experienced Chef De Partie

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS | Homer St. Cafe & Bar On Hunt For Experienced Chef De Partie

The GOODS from Homer St. Cafe & Bar Vancouver, BC | The award winning Homer Street Cafe is accepting resumes from motivated candidates for an experienced… more 

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