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Yuzu Shokutei leaves West End ramen competition
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 08:26

A West End eatery has left the neighbourhood's fierce ramen competition. However, its future remains unclear. The Georgia Straight

Travis Lupick and Ann Livingston will discuss lessons from a previous Vancouver overdose crisis
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 06:25

The author of Fighting for Space and one of the city's most dedicated harm-reduction advocates plan to share their insights at the Vancouver Public Li...

Asylum contingency plan could be put to test as Salvadorans learn fate in U.S.
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 04:26

The federal government's contingency plans for a new surge of asylum seekers at the border this winter could be put to the test with the pending U...

B.C. teen creating app, summer camp to revive First Nations language
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 02:25

Tessa Erickson, 15, of the Nak???azdli Whut???en First Nation is seen in this undated handout photo. A movement is building to save and revive Canada&...

Private N.S. island remains unsold after eight years, despite $2.5M price drop
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 00:25

An American family's striking 57-acre private Nova Scotia island, shown in a handout photo, remains unsold, eight years after it went on the marke...

Blizzard leaves people in Iqaluit without city services, including water delivery
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 22:29

IQALUIT, Nunavut - City officials in Iqaluit suspended all municipal services this weekend until further notice due to extreme weather conditions. The...

Richmond Plywood worker who died, Deepkiran Singh Gill, fondly remembered by friends and relatives
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 20:29

He was a relative of Liberal MP Jati Sidhu, who described Gill as a "very helpful person" who donated money for a funeral home created in Abbotsford f...

Watch: Stunning encounter with orca in British Columbia Source: WPXI
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 18:27

We collect zip code so that we may deliver news, weather, special offers and other content related to your specific geographic area. We have sent a co...

Growing Room feminist literary festival returns to build on strong start
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 16:28

The immediate success of its inaugural five-day run last March was no surprise. The Georgia Straight

Which Vancouver Canucks would make the Olympics if the NHL was going?
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 14:28

The NHL isn't letting its players go to the 2018 Winter Olympics. But would any Canucks be going if they were? The Georgia Straight

Rock producer Chris Tsangarides, noted for his work with Thin Lizzy and the Tragically Hip, dead at 61
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 10:30

Tsangarides specialized in hard rock. The Georgia Straight

Independent Investigations Office of B.C. probes Vancouver police vehicle collision with pedestrian
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 06:28

It occurred near Knight Street and East 20th Avenue around 9:30 p.m. on January 6. The Georgia Straight

As Trump adviser spins for the boss, CNN's Jake Tapper declares he's wasted enough of his viewers' time
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 04:26

This wasn't your usual Sunday morning talk-show interview. The Georgia Straight

Six targeted murders in a month, including a new one in Surrey, keep homicide investigators busy
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 02:27

The latest incident has shut down parts of 64th Avenue. The Georgia Straight

Canada has work to do if we want to become a high-tech...
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 00:27

Canada is in the running to become a high-tech powerhouse, mastering algorithms, automation, artificial intelligence and the other tools of the Inform...

University of Ottawa Heart Institute's 'Dr. K' is Canada's first Inuk cardiac surgeon
  • Sun, 07 Jan 2018 22:25

"Dr. K" to patients at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute - is Canada's first Inuk heart surgeon, recently recognized with an Indspire Award...

Nova Scotia judge urges nose-biter to 'move on' after blocking proposed appeal
  • Sun, 07 Jan 2018 20:25

A Nova Scotia judge is urging a man to let go of a nose biting incident during a drunken brawl at a wake, after blocking the man's efforts to appe...

Double shooting in South Vancouver sends two men to hospital
  • Sun, 07 Jan 2018 16:27

The victims were both in their early 20s; police are calling it a targeted attack. The Georgia Straight

Two families feud in court over three Vancouver houses and money transfers from China to Canada
  • Sun, 07 Jan 2018 14:24

In a 552-paragraph ruling in B.C. Supreme Court, Justice Susan Griffin noted that both families "thought it best to structure the transactions in ways...

Canada's East Coast mops up after 'weather bomb' floods roads, batters buildings
  • Sun, 07 Jan 2018 10:31

Fri, Jan 5: The powerful nor'easter that batter our region for more than a day has finally moved on but it didn't depart without leaving some ...

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