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Wednesday, 15 October 2014 12:28
Tomorrow (Oct 16th), Gastown will line the streets with gold balloons to welcome the fall edition of the Gastown Shop Hop. For one night only, premier boutiques will host a social-shopping soiree showcasing the latest looks with treats and in-store specials.
Thursday, 09 October 2014 09:00
Perhaps it’s the fall leaves changing colours, but we’re starting to feel the spirit of Halloween around the neighbourhood. Halloween is a night you can really ‘sink your teeth’ into and get creative. With only a few weeks to put…
Monday, 06 October 2014 13:00
Fall was made for fashion and next Thursday, October 16th, the stylish set will gather for the semi-annual Gastown Shop Hop. With 44 shops and 15 restaurants in the mix this season, expect to be enticed!
Friday, 26 September 2014 08:00
Sean Heather, owner of several Gastown eateries, recently traveled to the USA to attend a conference on cheese. Presenting at a special panel discussion, he shared his views on the growing popularity of cheese bars and his own experience opening…
Wednesday, 24 September 2014 08:00
Coming from a family of tinkerers, Sara Moshurchak was always fascinated by the need to create. Having toyed with the idea of being an optometrist, Sara discovered the world of handcrafted eyewear after meeting German-born eyewear designer, Klaus Sebök.
Tuesday, 23 September 2014 08:00
As the nights get longer and cooler weather rolls in, there’s a growing urge to curl up on the couch and hibernate for the winter. Enter the tenth annual Interior Design Show, taking place at the Vancouver Convention Centre this…
Friday, 19 September 2014 08:00
It’s been four years since a group of designers, photographers and illustrators gathered together to collaborate and create a sense of community between their disciplines. And today, under the watchful eyes of founders, Jesse Bannister and Josh Vanderheide, Also Known…
Thursday, 18 September 2014 08:00
The people have spoken. Local readers of the Georgia Straight have cast their votes for the best that Vancouver has to offer and it looks like the independent spirit is getting more love than ever. In this issue, Gastown’s independent…
Friday, 12 September 2014 08:00
Originally offering an evenings-only menu, Gastown’s French inspired L’Abattoir restaurant will now be opening its doors earlier to include lunch during the week.
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