CINEMA USHER | Eight Must-See Movies At This Year’s Vancouver International Film Fest

CINEMA USHER | Eight Must-See Movies At This Year’s Vancouver International Film Fest

Cinema Usher is a Scout column dedicated to detailing some of the best films playing in theatres with the when, where and why you should really give a damn and go watch. This very special edition is your guide to some of the best films playing at the upcoming Vancouver International Film Festival. Presented by Ken Tsui. —————————————– The Handmaiden DETAILS | Oct. 2nd, 8:45PM / Oct. 7th, 3:00PM / Oct. 14th 8:30PM Park Chan-Wook smashed his way into the… more 

SCOUT LIST | Ten Things That You Should Absolutely Do Between Now And Next Week

SCOUT LIST | Ten Things That You Should Absolutely Do Between Now And Next Week

by Michelle Sproule | The main objective of this website is to scout out and promote the things that make Vancouver such a sweet place to be. We do this with… more 

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Playing Games With Fentanyl & Rental Porn On Commercial Drive

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Playing Games With Fentanyl & Rental Porn On Commercial Drive

by Sean Orr | Pork Barrels R Us: Bulging with New Cash, BC Liberals Eye Spending Spree into Election. Cut to the part where they claim they were over-confident… more 

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #578 | Short Film Pitch Details “Savio Volpe” Sous Chef Melanie Witt

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #578 | Short Film Pitch Details “Savio Volpe” Sous Chef Melanie Witt

There are dozens of short pitch films to wade through via the Storyhive competition site, but the one that has me especially stoked is called Women On The… more 

SPACED | House In Quebec’s Wilds Would Suit A Lakeside Perch On The Road Up To Whistler

SPACED | House In Quebec’s Wilds Would Suit A Lakeside Perch On The Road Up To Whistler

With our city now so laughably unaffordable, thousands of Vancouverites are stuck imagining wonderful homes instead of living in them. “Spaced” is a record… more 

RESTAURANT PORN | Helsinki Eatery Takes The Bullet Holes Out Of Dixie’s On E. Hastings

RESTAURANT PORN | Helsinki Eatery Takes The Bullet Holes Out Of Dixie’s On E. Hastings

Restaurant Porn is a regular column of daydreams presented as a means to introduce Vancouver diners and designers to concepts, looks, and fully-formed ideas that they might draw an inkling of inspiration from. We do our best to pair the foreign rooms with local addresses so as to let everyone in on the daydream. ————————————— by Andrew Morrison | It didn't take long to find Helsinki's Ox Restaurant on the internet. I didn't know it existed until this morning,… more 

SCOUT 25 POLL | Our Readers Rank The Best Restaurants In The City, Autumn 2016 Edition

SCOUT 25 POLL | Our Readers Rank The Best Restaurants In The City, Autumn 2016 Edition

The Autumn 2016 Scout 25 has just been released. It’s what you should feel confident giving to anyone who asks “Where should I eat in Vancouver?”… more 

INTERSECTIONS | The Spot Where Brassneck Brewery Aligns With Local Artist Maggie Boyd

INTERSECTIONS | The Spot Where Brassneck Brewery Aligns With Local Artist Maggie Boyd

With a focus on collaborations between Vancouver's craft breweries and assorted creators, chefs, and artists, Intersections seeks to contextualize the everyday… more 

DINER | Finger-Lickin’ Awesomeness: Where To Find The Best Fried Chicken In Vancouver

DINER | Finger-Lickin’ Awesomeness: Where To Find The Best Fried Chicken In Vancouver

by Andrew Morrison | I'm digging the fried chicken at Juke these days, especially the little sandwiches they make ($9 for a pair!), but when I think about it… more 

AWESOME THING WE ATE #989 | ‘Stranger Wings’ Pizza At Chinatown’s New Virtuous Pie

AWESOME THING WE ATE #989 | ‘Stranger Wings’ Pizza At Chinatown’s New Virtuous Pie

by Andrew Morrison | When we briefed readers on the coming of Virtuous Pie last month I was careful not to reveal any instinctive prejudice. I mean...vegan… more 

GOODS | Victoria’s ‘OLO’ Gets Set For Slow Food Chefs Alliance Afternoon At Ragley Farm

GOODS | Victoria’s ‘OLO’ Gets Set For Slow Food Chefs Alliance Afternoon At Ragley Farm

The GOODS from OLO Victoria, BC | On Sunday, September 25th, join the Slow Food Chefs Alliance at Ragley Farm in celebrating local food and those who produce it. Enjoy an afternoon at the farm while feasting on the bounty of another successful growing season. Meet the farmers and enjoy a family-style menu created by two Slow Food Chefs Alliance members - Executive Chef & Owner Brad Holmes of OLO Restaurant, and Chef Oliver Kienest of Wild Mountain. Chefs Brad and Oliver have… more 

GOODS | ‘Royal Sazerac’ Cocktail Debuts In The Lobby Lounge, Now A LOUIS XIII ‘Fortress’

GOODS | ‘Royal Sazerac’ Cocktail Debuts In The Lobby Lounge, Now A LOUIS XIII ‘Fortress’

the GOODS from The Lobby Lounge + RawBar Vancouver, BC | For the first time in Canadian hotel history, Fairmont Pacific Rim joins the list of iconic LOUIS XIII… more 

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS | Victoria’s Fernwood Coffee Company Seeks F/T Kitchen Manager

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS | Victoria’s Fernwood Coffee Company Seeks F/T Kitchen Manager

The GOODS from Fernwood Coffee Co. Vancouver, BC | Are you a Chef sick of working nights? Do you have a passion for food that uses locally sourced ingredients?… more 

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