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Column: Reading Sarah Vaughan's Anatomy of a Scandal

Column: Reading Sarah Vaughan's Anatomy of a Scandal

Anatomy of a Scandal by Sarah Vaughan is a superb read for fans of courtroom dramas and character driven mystery thrillers.
Tulips of the Valley: B.C.’s original tulip fest boasts 20 acres of blooms

Tulips of the Valley: B.C.’s original tulip fest boasts 20 acres of blooms

Too many tulips? There’s no such thing in the Fraser Valley. Tulips of the Valley is the original and largest tulip festival in Western Canada, and this year’s dazzling event gets underway on March 29.
Five new brunches to try in and around Vancouver

Five new brunches to try in and around Vancouver

If your weekend brunch routine needs a little shaking up, we’ve got five reasons to wake up and smell the aromas of fresh new brunch eats being dished up around town.
Column: Mindful gardening practices

Column: Mindful gardening practices

I recently read an excellent article in the Winter 2018 Garden Design magazine about giving back to our environment with our gardens. The article reminds us of the huge value of populating our yards and our community with plants.
Ready Player One virtual reality and retro gaming experience opened in Vancouver

Ready Player One virtual reality and retro gaming experience opened in Vancouver

Vancouverites can try their hand at virtual reality, retro arcade games and take in live music in front of the Vancouver Art Gallery.
Column: A belated hoppy salute to Irish ales

Column: A belated hoppy salute to Irish ales

Although I usually write about wine, St. Patrick’s Day was last Saturday so today it’s all about beer, Irish beer. I was in a BCLDB store recently and my wife encouraged me to buy an Irish heritage pack of eight beers ($22.99).
Richmond Illumination Night Market permanently closed

Richmond Illumination Night Market permanently closed

Foodies, there is one less place to enjoy street food in Richmond this year.
KFC Waffle Double Down coming to Metro Vancouver and how to get one FREE

KFC Waffle Double Down coming to Metro Vancouver and how to get one FREE

New offering includes a Belgian waffle sandwiched between two chicken filets
(PHOTOS) Spring comes to Richmond with early cherry blossom

(PHOTOS) Spring comes to Richmond with early cherry blossom

Whenever we see the cherry blossoms we know spring is in the air! It might look a bit damp today, but since Tuesday, March 20 —the spring equinox, we officially said goodbye to winter. Even better, cherry blossoms have been spotted around the city.
Traditional Chinese soup a hit with residents of Mount Saint Joseph's

Traditional Chinese soup a hit with residents of Mount Saint Joseph's

'Soup for the soul' made for the largely Asian population of the residence to remind them of home
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