Press Release

A press release, news release, media release, or press statement is a written or recorded communication directed at members of the news media for the purpose of announcing something claimed as having news value. Typically, they are mailed, faxed, or e-mailed to assignment editors at newspapers, magazines, radio stations, television stations, and/or television networks. Commercial press release distribution services, such as PR Newswire, PR NewsChannel and Business Wire, are also used to distribute them. (From Wikipedia.)

Bus driver assaulted by angry car driver

Charges are pending against a 46-year-old Coquitlam man after an assault on a bus driver on December 26th around 8:30 pm   The #22 Knight St bus was travelling south in the 1900 block of Clark...

Canada-wide Search for Parolee Stephen Curtis Smith

Vancouver Police are requesting the public's assistance in locating 32-year-old Stephen Curtis Smith who is wanted Canada-wide for breach of parole after he walked away from a half-way house in...

New Emergency Winter Shelter to Open in Mt. Pleasant

A new emergency winter shelter will be opening tonight in the Mt Pleasant neighbourhood, providing a warm place to sleep at night for up to 40 homeless people until April 30, 2010. Located at 677...

Mrs. Dexter and Her Daily

Friendship, maid to order...a new production opens January 7 at Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage.

Suspicious Item Causes Police to Cordon Off Area of Grandview Highway

 Vancouver Police have cordoned off an area in the 3100 block of Grandview Highway after a restoration worker brought what he believed was possibly a stick of dynamite from North Vancouver to...

Experience the 2010 Winter Games and Train Like the Athletes

Starting this Friday, December 11 at 10:00 AM (Pacific Time), there will be two new ways to experience the 2010 Winter Games: 1) Figure Skating Training Sessions Watch the world's best figure...

Violent Offender Residing in Vancouver

The Vancouver Police Department believes that compelling circumstances exist requiring the Department to warn the public that Paul Richard Haley is now residing in the City of Vancouver, and he poses...

Sexual Assault at Pacific Centre

A 27-year old man has been charged after a woman had her buttocks grabbed while working at Pacific Centre Mall, 700 W Georgia Street. The man allegedly entered a store in the mall and began whistling...

All Vancouver Sidewalks Need Snow and Ice Removal This Winter

With cold weather blanketing the region and the potential for snow in the days and weeks ahead, now is a good time to ensure you have a snow shovel and an ice-melting product following Vancouver City...

2010 Aboriginal Pavilion Reaches Milestone with Completion of Phase One of Construction

Today, the Four Host Nations offered a sneak-peek of the 2010 Aboriginal Pavilion, which will use the latest technology to showcase the 'best of the best' of Aboriginal talent at the Vancouver 2010...