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Most vegans, vegetarians in Canada are under 35: poll
  • Wed, 14 Mar 2018 20:26

Younger Canadians are far more likely to be vegetarians or vegans than older generations, according to a survey that a researcher says is among the fi...

Body of B.C. Wildfire evacuee found in Kamloops settling pond
  • Wed, 14 Mar 2018 18:35

Mounties have identified the body found at the Dotmar pulp mill in Kamloops as David Michael Jeff, an evacuee from last summer's wildfire. "Jeff h...

Revolutionary "pod hotel" set to open in Whistler, offering a mid-range option that's neither hotel nor hostel
  • Wed, 14 Mar 2018 16:30

Pangea redefines the concept of shared digs with chic private pods. The Georgia Straight

British physicist Stephen Hawking has died at 76
  • Wed, 14 Mar 2018 12:37

Stephen Hawking has died, according to a statement from his family. The British physicist, best known for his work on relativity and black holes, was ...

Feds promise more service dogs for vets with PTSD
  • Wed, 14 Mar 2018 10:33

Heads turn and smiles break out as the four veterans make their way through the Bayshore mall in Ottawa's west end one recent Tuesday morning. But...

Café Medina and Thomas Haas Chocolates announce special collaboration for International Waffle Day (March 25)
  • Wed, 14 Mar 2018 08:28

Mark your calendars for the tasty event. The Georgia Straight

Founder of Yves Veggie Cuisine purchases leading Vancouver professional cooking school
  • Wed, 14 Mar 2018 06:47

Yves Potvin is now president of PICA. The Georgia Straight

Fedsa unheralded $102B rainy day fund kept for the improbable, like cyberattacks
  • Wed, 14 Mar 2018 04:30

A man makes his way through the city's financial district in downtown Toronto on January 28, 2014. The federal government committed hundreds of mi...

Ramen news: Men-no Kura closes shop in Vancouver's West End
  • Wed, 14 Mar 2018 02:27

Within the West End's concentration of ramen shops, it's unfortunately not enough to simply deliver the goods. The Georgia Straight

'I would like to acknowledge we are on the territory of First Nations'
  • Wed, 14 Mar 2018 00:34

You've probably seen it if you've taken the time to attend an official community function on Vancouver Island in recent years. Mayor so-and-so...

Double the B.C. owls are dying from rat poison: agriculture ministry
  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 22:24

The number of owls dying of poisoning in B.C. more than doubled over a six-month period, according to the agriculture ministry. Five of the owls that ...

Opponents of Kinder Morgan pipeline call out media's false equivalency in coverage of demonstrations
  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 20:24

CBC has conceded that a much smaller event in support of the Trans Mountain Expansion Project received a disproportionate amount of attention. The ...

Runway Radar: Hannah Pascual's ALTURA designed with petite women in mind
  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 18:26

The student designer previews her ALTURA line ahead of 2018 The Show at KPU’s Wilson School of Design. The Georgia Straight

Apron Strings: Jan Wong dishes on her food and travel adventures in new memoir
  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 16:31

The award-winning author and journalist took her youngest son on an unforgettable journey through France, Italy, and China. The Georgia Straight

Vancouver park board punts Kitsilano Beach Park bike path back to staff
  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 14:28

In a 5-2 vote, a clear majority of commissioners say they want more information provided to the public before casting a vote. The Georgia Straight

3 books for home cooks: Jamie Oliver, Lauren Toyota, and Vancouver's Tessa Sam all release new cookbooks
  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 12:27

You can never have too many cookbooks, right? The Georgia Straight

Ontario man sentenced to six years in prison for shatter-lab explosion that killed neighbour
  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 10:40

A 28-year-old man in Ontario was sentenced today to six years in prison after his DIY shatter lab caused an explosion last year that led to the death ...

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video
  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 08:44

Olympic gold medal winner Cassie Sharpe took to the slopes at Mount Washington near her hometown of Comox Valley, surrounded by friends and fans at ev...

Environment Canada says major storm could give 'significant snowfall' to P.E.I. beginning Tuesday
  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 06:27

Spring is only days away, but Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement saying that significant snow is possible for Prince Edward Isl...

Condos and dental office to replace Pronto Caffe and Prontino bar in Vancouver’s Cambie Village
  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 02:25

A four-storey mixed-use commercial and residential building will be developed at 3473 Cambie Street. The Georgia Straight

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