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(Photos) Richmond Night Market visitors show off opening weekend cuisine

(Photos) Richmond Night Market visitors show off opening weekend cuisine

It was a gorgeous weekend in Richmond and a perfect weather for the 2018 opening of the annual Richmond Night Market.
Column: Beauty in living and dying

Column: Beauty in living and dying

Some might think it’s odd that I find a book about hospice work beautiful. Yet, there’s profound wisdom and wonder that exists not only in life experiences, but also in those surrounding dying.
Here’s where to get all-you-can-eat tacos for $10 in Metro Vancouver

Here’s where to get all-you-can-eat tacos for $10 in Metro Vancouver

Sadly, Richmond's Buck and Ear which is operated by JRG doesn't offer this taco deal. But here are other locations you can check out.
Adults-only nights with booze return to Playland this summer

Adults-only nights with booze return to Playland this summer

If you love everything about Playland at the PNE except the kids and teens, there are some Friday nights this summer that are just for you.
Vancouver’s biggest Car Free Day festival returning this June

Vancouver’s biggest Car Free Day festival returning this June

Spanning a whopping 21 blocks of Main Street, this vehicle-free family-friendly event is a great way to explore one of Vancouver’s coolest neighbourhoods. Main Street Car Free Day is packed with vendors, activities, entertainment, and tons of food.
Column: Saving Safeway memories

Column: Saving Safeway memories

During high school, my weekend and summer jobs had been at Safeway, and even though none of the stores in which I worked still stand, the news that two Safeways in Richmond were slated for closure tugged at a bell, awakening old memories.
Marimba: New Vancouver food truck makes empanadas and Mexican sandwiches

Marimba: New Vancouver food truck makes empanadas and Mexican sandwiches

Another new food truck is revving its engine and cooking up some eats on wheels here in Vancouver. Marimba, which parks near the Vancouver Art Gallery, is serving up Veracruz-style Mexican empanadas and tortas (sandwiches).
Toronto’s cheekiest ice cream shop coming to Vancouver

Toronto’s cheekiest ice cream shop coming to Vancouver

Known for their irreverent style, and outrageous ice cream treats, Toronto-based Sweet Jesus will finally open up a shop here in the Vancouver area. Sweet Jesus is set to go into Metrotown in Burnaby, with plans to open up this summer.
Summertime, and sobriety is difficult

Summertime, and sobriety is difficult

Warmer weather encourages a drinking culture that some struggle to combat
A friendly fizz and an award winning red to complement patio season

A friendly fizz and an award winning red to complement patio season

With the recent warm sunny weather, it’s time for some quenching rosébubbly and a barbecue red to put you in a summer mood. First up, a Gioiosa et Amorosa Rosata Spumante ($16.99) from the Veneto region of Italy.
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