Archive for the category "interview"

30 Days of Kindness with Marc Smith and Covenant House

November 13th, 2012 @ 5:56pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Marc Smith has taken on another 30 Days Adventures campaign after completing a month’s worth of food truck meals earlier this fall and 30 days of local exploration this summer. His latest challenge is to complete acts of kindness every day for 30 days. From handing out flowers to strangers to buying cups of coffee […]

BC Lions Tailgate Empire

November 13th, 2012 @ 4:33pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Although it’s prevalent in America, you don’t see much pre-sport game tailgating in Vancouver — that is unless you find the right group on BC Lions game day. “The point is to get together with friends before the game to celebrate and partake in the long time football tradition of the tailgate party, which includes […]

Vancouver Fashion: Chloe Angus Designs

November 9th, 2012 @ 12:12pm by Michelle Kim

My first encounter with Chloe Angus Designs was back in 2008, upon first meeting actress (and now very close friend and colleague) Kristine Cofsky at the Toronto International Film Festival. A film she was the lead in, When Life Was Good, was premiering at the festival, and every night, at a different party, she was […]

Vancouver Fashion: Designer Malene Grotrian

October 26th, 2012 @ 1:29pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Some of us eventually come to a point in our careers when we ask ourselves what’s next? Where will we go from here and what is it we want from our professional lives? Local fashion designer Malene Grotrian did just that a few years ago when she decided to venture out and start her own […]

The Vancouver Paranormal Society

October 25th, 2012 @ 2:11pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

In recent years terms like Electronic Voice Phenomenon (“EVP”) have found a place in pop culture references thanks to television shows that hunt, chase, or debunk paranormal activity. Locally, the Vancouver Paranormal Society has been conducting investigations of their own for the last 19 years. The non-profit organization is the Lower Mainland’s longest-running paranormal research […]

VIFF 2012: Random Acts of Romance

September 25th, 2012 @ 9:54am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Vancouver International Film Festival will be hosting the World Premiere of Random Acts of Romance, the latest offering from award-winning Director Katrin Bowen. Love is never perfect, and director Katrin Bowen’s follow-up to Amazon Falls (VIFF 10) shows us just how messy it can be. This anti-romantic comedy revolves around two couples whose relationships […]

HUB: Bikeability for Businesses

August 22nd, 2012 @ 1:09pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Biking to work could be a dream. Riding in the open air, avoiding bumper to bumper traffic, and arriving to work refreshed from morning exercise. In theory it’s ideal but in reality many businesses cannot accomodate cycling commuters on their workforce — and that’s where HUB comes in. Formerly the Vancouver Area Cycling Coalition, HUB […]