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Consumer Culture – Now With Extended Hours!: ‘Tis truly the season to shop.  As the holidays approach our stress over gift buying increases (mine does especially come Dec. 23rd when my entire list is still needing to be checked off.).  But fear not consumer, our retail outlets have you covered. In case you haven’t noticed all of our ‘big bo...
Transition in Burnaby: Something I heard often in the last municipal election campaign was people were looking for real ways to connect with their city.  They wanted to do something non-partisan that would make a positive change in their neighbourhood, and the community at large. I have thought about this lots of late....
Its time for the rule-sy post: The days are truly flying by.  It has been 6 days since my official experiment has started, one year buying only from locally owned businesses.  To this point it has been a breeze, I have bought almost nothing (its easy when the pocketbook is limited!), so far a couple of grocery items from my pl...
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Dawson and Madison rezoning initiated: The corner of Madison and Dawson will be the subject of a rezoning initiated by Imani Development.  4485 and 4495 Dawson will see a 37 story high-rise tower built atop a 3 story commercial podium.  If successful, this project will move forward to a public hearing next month on October 17.REZONING...
Boffo to transform Springer and Lougheed: A multi-tower project including a public plaza is being proposed by Boffo Developments at 5258 Lougheed Hwy.  When completed, the project will complete the frontage along Lougheed Hwy from Springer Ave eastward to the Rev's Bowling site. Vancouver Market article belowFour Tower Project Planned fo...
Panorama from Sears Rooftop:
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McBlunder of the week: At the end of March I hurried back from my at-home vacation with a story – the McBarge was no longer in Burnaby waters. I had written a story in 2010 on developer Howard Meakin’s struggle to get approval from Mission city council for his restaurant development, Sturgeon’s on the River, which incl...
T’was the day of the council meeting…: and all through the Internet, not a blog was stirring, not even…. with…. ethernet… cables? This is why I didn’t become a poet. Well, one of the reasons. What my vague and terribly rhymed message meant to convey is that I will not be blogging or tweeting tonight’s council meeting. In fact, I need ...
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Yes, it's been a year: Too much going on, change at work, more responsibility - it snowballed - so I'm going to summarize 2014 in pictures:and finally they have done this section, and put in snazzy light poles.  North Road is still a mess - there's nothing to say about that.  The EGRT rep came to us and explained they ...
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May 30th – Burquitlam Mosaic Development Info Session: The BCA invites those interested in learning about a  new Mosaic development being proposed for the Burquitlam area to attend an informational session in the Community Room of the new Safeway Clarke/Como Lake (3rd floor). The meeting will be on May 30th starting at 7:00PM.   The Mosaic group has ...

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