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Jun 22nd, 2005 by Karlin
global forest and paper summit
Global Forest and Paper Summit A Call for Non-Cooperation and Non-Violent Autonomous Actions to Defend Our Forests and Our Earth Rise up! Resist! Rebel! Against the Global Forest and Paper Summit, June 1-3, 2005 in Vancouver, BC, Canada We call for...
CORPORATE FACE-LIFTS CANíT HIDE LOGGING SCARS
CORPORATE FACE-LIFTS CANT HIDE LOGGING SCARS! by Richard Boyce The shuffle of papers between multi-national corporations attempts to hide what is actually going on in the forests of British Columbia but the scars just continue to destroy...
Search for the Best Dentist in B.C goes on!
Greetings, Zen and I are searching for a great dentist in the greater Vancouver B.C. area to do some extensive work on our teeth. We care most about the practitioner's gentle manner, honest evaluation and budget sensetivity. Any suggestiond would be...
Jun 2nd, 2005 by missile
Are you in Pacific Time???
Just started on NBC - a two-hour live Eagles concert. Great so far! (If youre on Central, you can still get the last hour)
(by Ten Packs)
May 31st, 2005 by peapod
YES! YES! YES! Patrick Lane
Oi! I could dance a jig 8) Patrick lane the first VANCOUVER ISLAND resident to win 2005 British Columbia Award for Canadian Non-Fiction. And for one of the best books I have ever read!!!!! My day has been made 8) Patrick Lane's newest book, There...
May 25th, 2005 by peapod
Willi has food and water, however he eats sparingly to avoid having a bowel movement. A rope dangles down, which is tied to a backpack, so he can get supplies from family and friends. The town supports him, and many friends and family continually stop by....
May 23rd, 2005 by Walrus
("borrowed" from a friend)
(by Ten Packs)
May 12th, 2005 by peapod
Blah! there back 8O in full swing, its garage sale season :P The day started off right, I had every intention of spending my day working in my garden. I told hammie, do not come over, I have work to do, I don't want to be bugged by anyone. What does...
May 8th, 2005 by peapod
So far this morning I can report the following activities. I thought a berwick wren was making a nest in the birdhouse outside my window, but upon watching him for awhile, what he was doing, was stealing the nest material of the sparrow that had taken...
Best of BC Blogging Opportunity
The blogs should be well-written, frequently updated, have decent longevity (not likely to disappear within the next six months or so), and appropriate for a mainstream audience. Because canada.com is...
May 5th, 2005 by peapod
Is it my fault? (Driving in Lower Mainland)
What's up with the drivers in the Lower Mainland? I've been driving for about 13 years now... no accidents but a few speeding tickets and had my car vandalized a couple of times :-( I haven't had much to complain about until about the last year or so. ...
Victoria Jazz festival
Hey mama, looks what coming up soon, get the baby duck out and the shades on...party time :P Truly I am so excited because guess who is going to be there!!!!! Madeleine Peyroux...mama she sounds just like billy holiday 8) ...
Life in BC
Well now that we got our own forum, I think I will start posting little stories from a place I visit often called thats life, island life that is. Here is one of the stories, about a place called tahsis. I have been there so many times, I lost count, I...
This site is so cool. The top of the screen has pics of Vancouver (several locations) from 1978. You click on the button labelled 2003 and watch the picture transform from left to right from 1978 - 2003 ...
Apr 28th, 2005 by peapod
Rev was right about Vancouver airport!!
Just reading one of your posts Rev and you are so right about the staff in Vancouver airport being crap!! They were completely useless. We arrived there early to get lunch and do some shopping, etc. Went to check in after lunch and the Zoom check in...
2010 Logo - Ilanaaq
New Vancouver Olympics Logo Unveiled The Vancouver Olympics have a new logo, inspired by the peoples of Canadas Arctic Circle. Its a strong, very strong symbol for Canada, IOC Coordination Commission chairman Rene Fasel tells Around the Rings...
Apr 27th, 2005 by peapod
The resurgence of the canoe nations
I read this wonderful description this morning, I saw this once in campbell river, and it was something I never forgot. They were so fierce and proud it was like being in a time machine. :P "I am waiting with the tribal elders at Kuleet Bay, near...
Apr 23rd, 2005 by tramp33
Are there differences?
Is this attitude just in the interior? Or is it just me? I had spent some time In Kelowna when I was doing school, and I found that many of the people were rather aloof/stuck up/or high on themselves. All in all it wasn't a nice experience. I've...
(by Jo Canadian)
Vancouver Police advise against lying in the road.....
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (Reuters) - Police in a Vancouver suburb issued an unusual warning to drivers on Monday: If you run out fuel, do not lay down on the road to get assistance. Police were alerted to a man's body laying along the Trans Canada...
(by Col Man)
Timberwest and the sooke potholes
I read the following this morning by ingmar lee, thought I would post it here. Galaniomama get your gum boots on and lead the protest. :P This is your old back yard, anybody know what sort of protest action is planned?? I have serious doubts that...
BC poets and writers
Now that we got our own forum :P How about listing some of your favorite BC poets and writers. I really enjoy stephen buckleys poetry. Who else can make such good poetry out of clam chowder :P Clam Chowder Love Slave The phone rings as Im...