Alley Health Fair 2015

April 29, 2015 Leave a comment

The Carnegie Alley Health Fair celebrated its 7th event on Tuesday April 21st  in Vancouver.

Organizations and services providers in Vancouver’s DTES gathered together to connect, promote health and wellness, and educate participants about services available in Vancouver’s DTES.  This is a City of Vancouver “Homeless Connect” event.

255th DTES Street Market

April 27, 2015 Leave a comment

Happy National Pretzel Day!

0 AHA MEDIA at 255th DTES Street Market in Vancouver on Apr 26 2015


8 new vending carts for DTES Street Market

April 24, 2015 Leave a comment

Unveiling 8 brand new vending carts, beautifully decorated by local marginalized DTES artists for the DTES Street Market

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Ecotrust Canada at twenty

April 23, 2015 Leave a comment

Congratulations to Ecotrust Canada on their 20 amazing years of working with people in the places they call home!


Traditional Coast Salish Welcome with Carleen Thomas (Tsleil-Waututh Nation)

Welcome by Emcee David Martin, founding Board Member

Opening Remarks by Jacqueline Koerner, founding Board Chair

Keynote Speech by Colin Lachance, Northeast Superior Regional Chiefs Forum

Opening Remarks by Adam Lane, Ecotrust

Closing Remarks by Brenda Kuecks, President

Fire at Daisy Garden Restaurant in Chinatown, Vancouver

April 22, 2015 Leave a comment

On April 21, 2015, just after 12 noon, a huge 3 alarm fire destroyed the Daisy Garden restaurant in Chinatown, Vancouver



254th DTES Street Market

April 20, 2015 Leave a comment

Happy Hanging Out Day! Happy Earth Day!

0 254th DTES Street Market in Vancouver


Upcoming 130th Anniversary of CPR – Canadian Pacific Railway Photo Exhibit

April 18, 2015 Leave a comment
CPR exhibition at Chinese Cultural Centre Museum
130th Anniversary photos, historic artifacts and documents exhibition of CPR – Canadian Pacific Railway
The exhibition is sponsored by Faye Leung,  SBC Restaurant, Extreme Dream Art Society,  DTES Street Market, Ing Suey Sun Tong Association of Vancouver,  UBC’s Asian Library and the Chinese Stamp and Numismatic Society of Canada.
Date:     April 25 – May 24, 2015
Time:     11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Place:     Chinese Cultural Centre Museum, 555 Columbia Street

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