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Whistler Blackcomb saw lower-than-expected visitation over holiday period

Whistler Blackcomb saw lower-than-expected visitation over holiday period

Vail Resorts says results largely due to ‘weather variability’ and low traffic from destination and international visitors
Recycle online shopping packaging for free at London Drugs

Recycle online shopping packaging for free at London Drugs

No matter where the packaging came from, the pharmacy will recycle it for you until Jan. 31
Are you ready for La Poutine Week B.C.?

Are you ready for La Poutine Week B.C.?

This glorious event celebrates Canada’s unofficial national drunk food the first week of February
Richmond chefs’ tasty creations fundraise for health care

Richmond chefs’ tasty creations fundraise for health care

Dozens of charity galas sweep through the Lower Mainland every winter, so what makes guests decide to spend their hard-earned money attending an extravagant dinner? Besides the warm-fuzzy feeling of donating to a good cause, the answer may be delecta
13 Chinese New Year events in Richmond

13 Chinese New Year events in Richmond

Chinese New Year is coming up on Feb. 5, but festive events will be kicking off soon. Check out these events listing for a sampling of the celebrations in Richmond: Jan. 21 to Feb. 4 What: Flower Market When: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
B.C. wineries win armful of medals at Washington competition

B.C. wineries win armful of medals at Washington competition

B.C’s Tinhorn Creek Vineyards recently won seven medals at the 19th Annual Wine Press Northwest Platinum Competition at Richland, Wash. Their 2016 Chardonnay won top honours with a Double Platinum award.
Vancouver weather: five days of sunshine on the way

Vancouver weather: five days of sunshine on the way

This forecast is sure to brighten your weekend...
Column: Dry January? Just say ‘no’ to no fun month

Column: Dry January? Just say ‘no’ to no fun month

In recent years, a disturbing new trend has emerged that needs to be addressed. I speak, of course, of Dry January, or as I refer to it, No Fun Month. Like many questionable ideas with good intentions, the origins of Dry January are understandable.
Spotted: Seth Rogen stops in at Lee’s Donuts and Vancouver Aquarium

Spotted: Seth Rogen stops in at Lee’s Donuts and Vancouver Aquarium

Actor Seth Rogen made the day sweeter for a few passers-by at the Granville Island Public Market...
Eric Akis: Tandoori chicken is heaven from the spice rack

Eric Akis: Tandoori chicken is heaven from the spice rack

Today’s recipes stirred to life when, during my holiday break, I took stock of what was in my spice drawer and found numerous items to flavour a meal with, Indian-style.