DEFINITIVE RECORDS | Owners Of “Lukes General Store” Pick Their Favourite Albums

DEFINITIVE RECORDS | Owners Of “Lukes General Store” Pick Their Favourite Albums

by Maya-Roisin Slater | Definitive Records asks interesting folks to pick the three albums that anchor their musical tastes. Today we hear from Aaron Schubert and Gareth Lukes, the coffee, music, and apothecary connoisseurs behind the soon-to-open Lukes General Store on the DTES. AARON SCHUBERT

VANCOUVER LEXICON | East Van Calamari

VANCOUVER LEXICON | East Van Calamari

East Van Calamari | Detritus/Litter | The left-over elastic rings of spent latex condoms that litter alleyways across East Vancouver. A misnomer, as it is hardly a phenomenon exclusive to one specific area of the city. Usage: “Um, dude…I think

VANCOUVER LEXICON | Strathcona Village

VANCOUVER LEXICON | Strathcona Village

Strathcona Village | Bullshit | A fake neighbourhood within a neighbourhood recently invented by real estate marketers challenged to improve prospective home owner perceptions of Strathcona so that a developer could gentrify sections of it for profit. See also SoMa, East

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS | “Cadeaux Bakery” On Powell St. Is Looking For A Pastry Cook

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS | “Cadeaux Bakery” On Powell St. Is Looking For A Pastry Cook

The GOODS from Cadeaux Bakery Vancouver, BC | Cadeaux Bakery is a boutique pastry shop specializing in viennoisserie, custom cakes and desserts. We are looking for a pastry cook to join our awesome team. The ideal candidate must be passionate,

GOODS | “Les Amis Du Fromage” To Host Sweet Double-Down Pop-Up On October 4th

GOODS | “Les Amis Du Fromage” To Host Sweet Double-Down Pop-Up On October 4th

The GOODS from Les Amis Du Fromage Vancouver, BC | The Salty Cookie Company and Livia Sweets join forces for a Pop Up Shop at les amis du FROMAGE in Strathcona on Saturday October 4th. The Salty Cookie Company is

DINER | Iconic “Ovaltine Cafe” On The DTES To Change Hands Next Week Before Reboot

DINER | Iconic “Ovaltine Cafe” On The DTES To Change Hands Next Week Before Reboot

by Andrew Morrison | Rachel Chen, who owns the little Perks cafe at 39 East Pender in Chinatown, has agreed to take over the Ovaltine Cafe at 291 East Hastings from the current owner, an old family friend. The Ovaltine,

GOODS | “Postmark” Brews Limited Release Mango Belgian Wit Beer As A Summer Adieu

GOODS | “Postmark” Brews Limited Release Mango Belgian Wit Beer As A Summer Adieu

The GOODS from Postmark Brewing Vancouver, BC | Postmark Brewing’s newest beer – a traditional Belgium Wit conditioned with mango puree – is the perfect summer send off (4.8 ABV). The sweetness of the mango harmonizes the wheat bitterness to

VANCOUVER LEXICON | Addipak

VANCOUVER LEXICON | Addipak

Addipak | Brand/Paraphernalia | Those little blue plastic vials that you see strewn about the DTES aren’t midget glow-sticks, reusable tampons, or any of the other items of myth and lore you may have gotten false wind of. Before they

The Irish Heather

The Irish Heather

DETAILS 210 Carrall Street | Vancouver, BC Telephone: 604-688-9779 | Email: info@irishheather.com Open Mon-Thur, Sun 11:30am – 12:00am | Fri-Sat, 11:30am – 2:00am Web: www.irishheather.com | @TheIrishHeather GALLERY ABOUT THE IRISH HEATHER Located in the heart of historic Gastown, this

Shebeen Whisk(e)y House

Shebeen Whisk(e)y House

DETAILS 210 Carrall Street, Vancouver BC Telephone: 604-688-9779 | Email: info@irishheather.com Tuesday to Thursday 5pm-12am | Friday & Saturday 5pm-2am | Available for private events Web: www.shebeen.ca | @TheIrishHeather Gallery About Shebeen Whisk(e)y House Home to one of BC’s largest

Rainier Provisions

Rainier Provisions

DETAILS 2 West Cordova St. | Vancouver, BC Telephone: 604-558-2473 | Email: info@rainierprovisions.com Open Tuesday to Friday from 11:30am | Saturday from 10:30am Web: www.rainierprovisions.com | @The_Rainier Gallery About Rainier Provisions Part carefully curated deli, part specialty coffee shop and

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #513 | Gastown’s “Nelson The Seagull” Lands Sidewalk Patio

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #513 | Gastown’s “Nelson The Seagull” Lands Sidewalk Patio

Pay a visit to Nelson The Seagull in Gastown today. They’ve just scored their patio license, as evidenced by the shot above, which we’ve reposted from their Instagram feed. (“Better late than never,” reads the caption. Indeed!) Below you’ll find a couple dozen

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