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Old School Vancouver Summer Fashion

Thursday, June 26th, 2014 — 1:14pm PDT
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This weekend, the exhibit Babes & Bathers: History of the Swimsuit opens at the Vancouver Maritime Museum. “As a city surrounded by water, going to the beach and owning a swimsuit is an essential part of both our wardrobe and our Vancouver identity. Drawing primarily on the collections of fashion historian Ivan Sayers, the Maritime […]

8 Vancouver Apps for Summer

Thursday, June 26th, 2014 — 10:44am PDT
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It’s easy to get out and about in Metro Vancouver especially when the sun is shining and we have so many amazing destinations for playing, resting, hiking, and soaking the season in at the beach. You don’t need to fully disconnect to have a good time and the mobile phone in your pocket can actually […]

Concord Pacific Seawall Challenge

Thursday, June 26th, 2014 — 7:14am PDT
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The Honda Celebration of Light Fireworks combine the world’s largest offshore fireworks competition with a seaside festival complete with free concerts, food truck fare, and the Concord Pacific Seawall Challenge which is now in its second year. On July 26th, the first fireworks night this season, friend and family teams can compete for cash prizes […]

#WhatsTheLink: Transit Shapes Your Region and Helps to Make it More Livable

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 — 2:59pm PDT
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#WhatsTheLink is a series about all that TransLink, Metro Vancouver’s transportation authority, is responsible for in the region. Learn more at and join the #WhatsTheLink conversation on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, The Buzzer Blog, and here of course! Transit Shapes Your Region and Helps to Make it More Livable Transit has played an important role […]

Latin America Week in Vancouver 2014

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 — 1:57pm PDT
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Latin America Week is upon us as the city comes to life with festivals, food, music, and much more with sizzling salsa in the summer sunshine. Presented by Latincouver, Latin America Week in Vancouver runs June 28 until July 6, 2014 with an opening party happening out on the water with a Salsa Cruise June […]

Vancouver Photos of the Week

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014 — 11:44am PDT
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Welcome to summer! This is the first glimpse at festivals, beach scenes, lingering sunsets, and life in Vancouver as the season officially arrived over the weekend. Enjoy this week’s roundup of photos shared via #Photos604 on Instagram and the Miss604 Flickr Pool: Vancouver Photos of the Week Photo credit: Ted McGrath, on Flickr Photo credit: […]