The Coalition Works!

December 5, 2013

Had a letter published in the Vancouver Courier today about the Coalition of Vancouver Neighbourhood’s effect on City Planning in Marpole.

It is printed in full at the GWAC blog.  Worth a read.

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Crash On the Drive

December 5, 2013

As I was walking home this afternoon, there was a loud crashing noise ahead of me, in the 1200-block by Grandview Park.  I didn’t see the accident but this was the result:

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Both drivers survived, though the scooter rider had to be stretchered away.


R.I.P. Nelson Mandela

December 5, 2013

Nelson-Mandela’s-Top-Five-Contributions-to-Humanity

This man has been a genuine hero for my entire life.


One For The Calendar

December 5, 2013

This Saturday and Sunday, at the Aboriginal Friendship Centre at 1607 E. Hastings, is the annual Aboriginal Christmas Craft Fair, which runs each day from 10am to 5pm.

Aboriginal Christmas Craft FairMy correspondent tells me it is “a really enjoyable event and a nice opportunity to support native families” with many Aboriginal arts and crafts available.