Commercial Drive

A day in the performance of Marion Bridge

Jeanie, Rebecca and I bump fists quietly in the blue-light shrouded darkness of the closet sized dressing/green room back stage at the Havana Theatre.  Susan M (our magnificent Stage Manager)...

Holiday baking fun with Uprising Breads

It's just after 9 AM and the espresso machine is in full swing at Uprising Breads on Vancouver's East Side. The familiar tunes of Christmas echo in the backround while a steady stream of patrons flow...

Daily Catch Seafood Company opens on Commercial Drive

The Daily Catch is the first store of its kind to sell only Ocean Wise products.

Winter fashion on the Drive

On December 14th, VO hit Commercial Drive to find out what stylin' Vancouverites choose to wear in the 'hood on cool winter days.

Dance, draw and love music at The Drive

What happens when you add artists, musicians and dancers together and stir the mix?

East Van pilot project: on-street bike racks

Bike corrals are used in Portland, Montreal, Ottawa, Seattle, and other major cities throughout the world – and now we have our first one in Vancouver. It's on the South-East corner of Commercial Driv

Vancouver Police release a public advisory, man destroys federal tax office, and a woman becomes a victim of purse theft

The Vancouver Police have released the following updates on crime in the Vancouver area: 1. Sex Assult- UPDATE Vancouver Police have released CCTV footage and photos of a person of interest in a sex...

Jasper Sloan Yip Unveils a New Album Entitled "Every Day and All At Once"

 Jasper Sloan Yip's album launch party launch was held at a packed Cafe Deux Soleils on Commercial Drive last Saturday night.  Cafe Deux Soleils offered the perfect venue for Jasper and his...

Canada Pride Strong on Commercial Drive, Strathcona, and East Hastings

In search of Canada pride, I took a walk around Commercial Drive, Strathcona, and East Hastings. Canada pride was everywhere. Story in pictures.

A New Year's Resolution for a Better World

This just in: A New Year’s resolution for a better world.  Amidst all the fervor throughout the holiday season, New Year’s Day proves to be a sluggish reminder to make good on your not-so...