Long way ahead for BC as repairs to Coquihalla Highway, the main route between Vancouver and Kamloops, begin

A collapsed section of a bridge sits in the water after severe flooding and landslides on Coquihalla Highway south of Merritt, BC, seen in aerial photo from a Canadian forces reconnaissance flight on November 22, 2021.DARRYL DYCK / The Canadian Press British Colombians were given a sober assessment on Thursday of the extent of the … Read more

Long way ahead for BC as repairs to Coquihalla Highway, the main route between Vancouver and Kamloops, begin

A collapsed section of a bridge sits in the water after severe flooding and landslides on Coquihalla Highway south of Merritt, BC, seen in aerial photo from a Canadian forces reconnaissance flight on November 22, 2021.DARRYL DYCK / The Canadian Press British Colombians were given a sober assessment on Thursday of the extent of the … Read more

Military arrives at smaller BC centers; The RCMP is searching for a woman who was washed away

A member of the Canadian forces carries sandbags as he builds a temporary dike behind houses along Clayburn Creek ahead of a flood warning that Environment Canada has predicted for the region already affected by floods, in Abbotsford, BC, on the 24th. November.DARRYL DYCK / The Associated Press There will be more support for the … Read more

Flood-damaged railroads in Vancouver, southern BC, are expected to remain impassable for days

Railroad tracks are suspended over the washed-out Tank Hill underpass on Trans Canada Highway 1 following devastating rainstorms caused by floods and landslides, northeast of Lytton, BC, on November 17th.BC MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT / Reuters The railroads connecting Vancouver and southern British Columbia with the rest of the country are expected to remain flood-damaged and … Read more

The Maple Leafs made a big effort in the closed win over the Predators, who are finally going to play in Toronto

Toronto Maple Leafs goalkeeper Jack Campbell stops a puck as Nashville Predators left wing Tanner Jeannot is looking for a rebound in the third period at Scotiabank Arena. Leafs beat Predators 3-0 on November 16, 2021.Nick Turchiaro / USA TODAY Sports via Reuters The last time the Nashville Predators were in Toronto, they did not … Read more

Vancouver’s new Versante hotel is an example of what travelers are now demanding of airport hotels

Airport hotels have long been considered sad and soulless liminal spaces, but the Fairmont Vancouver Airport hotel in Richmond, BC, counteracts this trend.DARRYL DYCK / The Globe and Mail A double rainbow so intense that it will later appear on the local news peaks, just as I slip into the bubbling whirlpool on the roof. … Read more

The City of Vancouver is seeking injunctions to force the Sahota family to repair the building

The Balmoral and Regent Hotels in the Central Eastside, Vancouver, November 6, 2019.JONATHAN HAYWARD / The Canadian Press The City of Vancouver is once again seeking an injunction to force the Sahota family to repair a derelict rental building with college-style units three years after an inspector first marked risks to their tenants. The council’s … Read more

The City of Vancouver is seeking injunctions to force the Sahota family to repair the building

The Balmoral and Regent Hotels in the Central Eastside, Vancouver, November 6, 2019.JONATHAN HAYWARD / The Canadian Press The City of Vancouver is once again seeking an injunction to force the Sahota family to repair a derelict rental building with college-style units three years after an inspector first marked risks to their tenants. The council’s … Read more

Cryptocurrency platform CoinSmart sees its shares rise at the launch of IPO

Shares on cryptocurrency trading platform CoinSmart Financial Inc. jumped 24 percent on their public debut on the NEO Exchange on Tuesday after the Toronto-based company became one of just a handful of cryptocurrency exchanges to obtain regulatory approval to trade publicly in Canada. CoinSmart, which has a market capitalization of approximately $ 75 million, was … Read more