BIG INTERVIEW | Eleven Minutes With Kleah Michnik, Owner Of Chinatown’s Charlie & Lee

BIG INTERVIEW | Eleven Minutes With Kleah Michnik, Owner Of Chinatown’s Charlie & Lee

Photo: Rebecca McColgan by Thalia Stopa | There’s something about the atmosphere of Chinatown’s Charlie & Lee boutique that makes it more than just one of our favourite places to shop. It’s also an environment that we can imagine living in. That’s in large part due to its owner, Kleah Michnik, who is responsible for the thoughtful curation of clothing and housewares from local, independent and ethical brands. Michnik’s eclectic tastes and worldly spirit add an authentic… more 

SPACED | Seoul’s Super Skinny ‘Grown House’ Would Make A Curious Strathcona Cat Happy

SPACED | Seoul’s Super Skinny ‘Grown House’ Would Make A Curious Strathcona Cat Happy

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 

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #288 | It Had A Watery Black Hole On W. Georgia Street

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #288 | It Had A Watery Black Hole On W. Georgia Street

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 

VANCOUVER LEXICON | Frankie

VANCOUVER LEXICON | The Guy On Canada's Far Side Who Warns Us Of Inclement Weather

Frankie | Citizen Meteorologist, Legend | Frankie MacDonald. A young man from Sydney, Nova Scotia who provides Canadians with timely, intense, thorough,… more 

INTERVIEW | A Chat With Portland Artist Ross Jackson Before The YVR Comic Arts Festival

INTERVIEW | A Chat With Portland Artist Ross Jackson Before The YVR Comic Arts Festival

by Thalia Stopa | Ross Jackson is a Portland-based comic artist, writer and pizza delivery man who occasionally teaches children’s comics classes at 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 

1,000 COOL THINGS ABOUT VANCOUVER | The Constant Hum & Spectacle Of Seaplanes

1,000 COOL THINGS ABOUT VANCOUVER | The Constant Hum & Spectacle Of Seaplanes

1,000 Cool Things About Vancouver is a pretty self-explanatory Scout column that gives equal weight to the common attributes and obscure intangibles that make… more 

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Avocado Toast And Boomers Plotting Riots Outside The U2 Show

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Avocado Toast And Boomers Plotting Riots Outside The U2 Show

by Sean Orr | The election that just keeps on giving: If Weaver Chooses to Ally with BC Liberals, Here’s Why. Odd that, 'because Weaver is a power-hungry… more 

SMOKE BREAK #1204 | Walking The Pacific Crest Trail All The Way From California To BC

SMOKE BREAK #1204 | Walking The Pacific Crest Trail All The Way From California To BC

(via) Despite its comparative accessibility, to hike the Pacific Crest Trail has long been one of those dreams up there in the hierarchy of likelihoods as… more 

FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE BRIEF | USA’s First Weed-Friendly Campground Opens In Oregon

FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE BRIEF | USA’s First Weed-Friendly Campground Opens In Oregon

(via) Oregon always seems to have the jump on the rest of the USA when it comes to interesting ideas. Add to the growing pile of achievements this: a… more 

COOL THING WE WANT #500 | A Small Bottle That Contains Our Solar System In Miniature

COOL THING WE WANT #500 | A Small Bottle That Contains Our Solar System In Miniature

(via) We're one of the first generations in the history of our species that has ever had to confront - with common knowledge - the vastness of our solar system… more 

DEFINITIVE RECORDS | Juke Fried Chicken’s Justin Tisdall Explains His 3 Favourite Albums

DEFINITIVE RECORDS | Juke Fried Chicken’s Justin Tisdall Explains His 3 Favourite Albums

by Thalia Stopa | Definitive Records asks interesting Vancouverites to reach deep inside their souls to pull out the three albums anchoring their musical… more 

TEA & TWO SLICES | On What Just Happened And It Being Time We Made Voting Mandatory

TEA & TWO SLICES | On What Just Happened And It Being Time We Made Voting Mandatory

by Sean Orr | First thing's first. The election isn't over and the Liberals didn’t win a minority government. There are 176,000 absentee votes left to be… more 

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