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Researchers Find Cannabis Use in Pregnancy Linked to Greater Risk of Autism

Researchers Find Cannabis Use in Pregnancy Linked to Greater Risk of Autism

A new study links cannabis use in pregnancy to a greater risk of autism. Researchers including experts from the Ottawa Hospital and the University of Ottawa reviewed… Read more »

Background Performers Worry They’re Being Replaced by Mannequins on Film and TV Sets

Background Performers Worry They’re Being Replaced by Mannequins on Film and TV Sets

Paula Spurr is used to being herded together with co-workers on the job. As a background performer in film and TV, the Burnaby, B.C., actress has been packed… Read more »

Liberals Turn Over Thousands of Pages on We Decision, Lawyers Now Vetting Docs

Liberals Turn Over Thousands of Pages on We Decision, Lawyers Now Vetting Docs

The federal Liberal government has handed over thousands of pages of documents related to the WE controversy to a House of Commons committee, which lawyers are now vetting for personal information and cabinet secrets.

Who Can Dismiss the Governor General? A Look at Protocols and Possibilities

Who Can Dismiss the Governor General? A Look at Protocols and Possibilities

With Gov. Gen. Julie Payette finding herself the focus of intensifying public scrutiny following reports about expensive personal renovations at Rideau Hall and alleged mistreatment of current and former staff, renewed interest has been sparked… Read more »

Canada to Match Donations to Lebanon Relief

Canada to Match Donations to Lebanon Relief

The federal government will match all individual donations from Canadians to humanitarian relief efforts in Lebanon following this week’s deadly explosion in Beirut. International Development Minister Karina… Read more »

Things to Do

Things to Do in Vancouver this Weekend

Things to Do in Vancouver this Weekend

A digest of What’s On in and around Vancouver during this weekend including free fun family activities, live music, performing arts &; theatre and sports events.

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free This Week/Weekend

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free This Week/Weekend

With COVID-19 pandemic forcing theaters to shut their doors, many performing art centers have taken to being open virtually. We have listed a few theatre performances from… Read more »

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

A list of music performances live-streamed this weekend. All times mentioned are in ET. Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Weekend Friday, August 7… Read more »

Travel Ideas

50+ Bucket List Ideas for a Summer Staycation in British Columbia

50+ Bucket List Ideas for a Summer Staycation in British Columbia

British Columbia is a mecca for outdoor and adventure lovers, as there is a multitude of activities available, and is well known for activities like hiking, boating,… Read more »

West Coast Circle Road Trip Itinerary: Calgary – Jasper – Vancouver – Tofino – Okanagan – Calgary

West Coast Circle Road Trip Itinerary: Calgary – Jasper – Vancouver – Tofino – Okanagan – Calgary

Whether you are a Canadian traveller or someone visiting our great country from overseas, the province of British Columbia, along with the Rocky Mountains in Alberta, is… Read more »

25 Places to Visit in Canada with Guinness Records

25 Places to Visit in Canada with Guinness Records

The Guinness World Records have been around since 1954 and was created by Sir Hugh Beaver who was the Managing Director of the Guinness Brewery at the… Read more »

Food & Drink

Father’s Day Brunch, Dinner, BBQ Kits Takeout, Delivery and Dine-In Options in Vancouver

Father’s Day Brunch, Dinner, BBQ Kits Takeout, Delivery and Dine-In Options in Vancouver

Who do we celebrate on June 21st? Fathers, of course! It’s a special day to make the important father figures in your life feel that much more… Read more »

25 Restaurants For Mother’s Day Brunch/Dinner/Tea Takeout & Delivery in Vancouver

25 Restaurants For Mother’s Day Brunch/Dinner/Tea Takeout & Delivery in Vancouver

The world may be a bit different these days, but it doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate the most important woman in our lives – our mothers! Mother’s… Read more »

25 Mother’s Day Flower & Gift Delivery Options in Vancouver

25 Mother’s Day Flower & Gift Delivery Options in Vancouver

A well thought out gift can bring so much joy to the recipient that they won’t soon forget. Looking for the best-hidden spots to celebrate someone special… Read more »

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Are you missing trips to Canada’s Wonderland filled with ‘screamastic‘ rides and yummy treats including their famous funnel cakes? Though there is no real substitute for the… Read more »

15 Best Restaurants in Maple Ridge

15 Best Restaurants in Maple Ridge

Maple Ridge has a thriving hub of restaurants waiting for you to walk through their doors and sample their menus. This list has various options, from places perfect for a more romantic date night with fine wines to options that are great for the whole family. Dive in and see which restaurant calls out to you for your next dining out experience.