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Vancouver 2010 Olympics aren’t just about sports
February 10, 2010 – 7:15 am | Comments Off on Vancouver 2010 Olympics aren’t just about sports
Vancouver 2010 Olympics aren’t just about sports

At the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver and Whistler, which open this Friday, February 12, the action isn’t all on the snow or ice.

The region is also host­ing the 2010 Cultural Olympiad — a …

Vancouver 2010: Coming for the Olympics? Want to stay?
February 8, 2010 – 7:00 am | Comments Off on Vancouver 2010: Coming for the Olympics? Want to stay?
Vancouver 2010: Coming for the Olympics? Want to stay?

Thinking about relo­cat­ing to British Columbia?

Coming to Vancouver this month?

With thou­sands of vis­i­tors trav­el­ing to Vancouver for the 2010 Winter Olympics, the gov­ern­ment of British Columbia is hop­ing to use the Games to …

Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics’ jobs still available
January 27, 2010 – 7:40 am | Comments Off on Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics’ jobs still available
Vancouver 2010: Winter Olympics’ jobs still available

If you’re hop­ing to find work in Vancouver dur­ing the upcom­ing Winter Olympic Games, which run from February 12 — 28, it’s not too late.

Many tourism and hos­pi­tal­ity busi­nesses are still look­ing for

Get active in Vancouver for 2010
December 30, 2009 – 7:30 am | Comments Off on Get active in Vancouver for 2010
Get active in Vancouver for 2010

Vancouverites have a well-​​deserved rep­u­ta­tion for being active and outdoorsy.

If you’d like to join them but don’t want to go it alone, have a look at the City of Vancouver’s Active Events Calendar.

It …

How Vancouver’s new Canada Line might affect where you live
August 19, 2009 – 8:30 am | Comments Off on How Vancouver’s new Canada Line might affect where you live
How Vancouver’s new Canada Line might affect where you live

If you’re look­ing for a place to live in Vancouver, hop on the new Canada Line.

This long-​​awaited rapid tran­sit ser­vice that opened for busi­ness this week, link­ing down­town with the air­port and the …