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Four men charged in Vancouver street fight

Nov 26, 2021 / 10:43 am

Four men have been charged with assault following an attack on a man in Vancouver earlier this year. John Daniel Bernardino, Aldrin Edward Caranto, Dustin Wing...

Illegal penthouse parties busted again in Vancouver

Nov 26, 2021 / 10:38 am

Vancouver police have again crashed a set of illegal parties hosted by a Vancouver man already convicted of the same crime earlier this year. In January, the...

Brigitte Cleroux claimed to be an RN, worked at BC Women’s Hospital in Vancouver

Nov 25, 2021 / 12:43 pm

A woman impersonating a registered nurse and working in a Vancouver hospital has been charged with fraud. Brigitte Cleroux, 49, has been charged with fraud over...

Vancouver mayor wants a climate levy in the city's 2022 budget

Nov 24, 2021 / 2:35 pm

Vancouver's mayor wants a new levy to fight climate change in the city's 2022 budget. If it's adopted by city council, Kennedy Stewart says the...

Vancouver street icon Roller Girl alleges police harassment as she appears in court

Nov 24, 2021 / 10:38 am

Vancouver street icon Roller Girl has been charged with rollerblading. Roller Girl, less known by Angela Dawson, claims Vancouver police put her in danger when...

Hootsuite co-founder steps down as chairman

Nov 23, 2021 / 10:40 am

Hootsuite Inc. is shaking up its boardroom, with co-founder Ryan Holmes stepping down as executive chairman and new directors joining. The Vancouver-based...

Police investigating after at least five stabbed in violent downtown Vancouver brawl

Nov 22, 2021 / 7:06 pm

A fight involving several men on Nov. 21 ended after at least five of them had stab wounds, with some of them requiring hospitalization. Police showed up at the...

Air Canada, WestJet step up Vancouver cargo flights

Nov 22, 2021 / 5:53 pm

Canadian airlines are increasing cargo flights in and out of Vancouver to ensure needed goods get to store shelves, and manufacturers can get products out of...

Vancouver's barge on the beach is staying put a little longer

Nov 22, 2021 / 1:00 pm

For Team Barge there's some good news, after this weekend's high tide the barge in English Bay remained. And it'll stay there for a couple of weeks...

Few alternatives for cargo ships at Vancouver port as rail links still broken

Nov 19, 2021 / 10:38 am

For a port already dealing with congestion and traffic jams prior to this month’s “atmospheric river” rainstorm disaster, the cutting off of...

Vancouver's Stanley Park seawall closed by storm damage

Nov 19, 2021 / 9:59 am

The storm that wreaked havoc across southern B.C. this week also beat up one of Vancouver’s favourite footpaths. Images on social media shows chunks of...

Beached barge on Vancouver waterfront refuses to move as tug gives up

Nov 17, 2021 / 11:00 am

A barge that ran aground in Vancouver’s West End is still there, despite the valiant efforts of a lone tugboat. The barge, which made national headlines...

UBC researchers use tech to predict new designer drugs

Nov 17, 2021 / 10:53 am

Researchers at Vancouver's University of British Columbia (UBC) and other universities have trained a computer to predict the molecular structure of new...

Vancouver botox party 'doctor' has jail sentence cut in half

Nov 15, 2021 / 6:30 pm

The Vancouver woman who violated a court order banning her from performing unlicensed Botox and other injections has had her six-month jail sentence cut in half...

Rogue barge runs aground on Vancouver beach during massive windstorm

Nov 15, 2021 / 2:36 pm

A rogue barge has been beached just offshore near Vancouver's West End. The massive floating structure is currently floating but stuck on rocks just off the...

Vancouver designer rakes leaves into eye-catching works of art

Nov 15, 2021 / 10:07 am

It's only at a specific time of year you'll see the foliage-based work of Nik Rust. The designer is behind unique, intricate designs left in some of...

Vancouver police investigating after 9th pedestrian struck and killed this year

Nov 14, 2021 / 5:18 pm

Police are investigating after a 59-year-old man was struck and killed in East Vancouver Saturday night. It is the city's ninth pedestrian death and the...

Police investigating pedestrian struck and killed while crossing the street in East Vancouver

Nov 13, 2021 / 9:36 pm

Vancouver has suffered their 18th pedestrian fatality of the year, after a 59-year-old man was struck and killed in East Vancouver on Saturday evening....

Vancouver police make arrest following city's 15th homicide of 2021

Nov 12, 2021 / 11:50 am

The Vancouver Police Department has made an arrest following the city's 15th homicide of the year but is still looking for information. The morning of...

Derelict Vancouver hotels cost city $1 million a year in security

Nov 12, 2021 / 9:53 am

Two notorious Downtown Eastside Vancouver hotels the city purchased in 2020 remain vacant one year later and have racked up roughly $1 million in costs related...