The Municipality of West Vancouver was incorporated on March 15, 1912. Some homes in West Vancouver date back to the 1920s and 30s, though most of the currently existing dwellings were built in the 1970s and 80s and mostly in British Pacific Properties’ and waterfront developments. The District’s municipal Council consists of one mayor and […]
Alex Trebek, of Jeopardy fame, heads up and star-studded list of honourees at this year’s Canadian Screen Awards – plus a salute to our Class of 2020 local graduates. And it’s time to get things started with our review of shop and restaurants who are #OpenForBusiness again. Stay safe!.
West Vancouver’s controversial proposed B-Line express bus service will be stopped at Park Royal – for now. Coun. Peter Lambur’s motion, which was presented last week to an overflowing crowd at municipal hall, has passed with the amendment that future options “west of Park Royal” still be open for discussion. This means that West Van […]
The central issues facing West Vancouver remain the same as they were during the last civic election four years ago, only they have become more pronounced. Municipal spending continues to increase at an unsustainable pace. This is particularly worrisome as the provincial government is further encroaching on the principal tax base of municipalities, namely property […]
Marcus will bring to Council his extensive background in the strategic leadership of high-profile organizations, board governance, public policy, and community leadership. He sat on the West Vancouver Police Board for 6 years, serving as chair of the Finance and Governance Committees. He worked for the Canadian Olympic Committee and the Embassy of Canada (Washington, […]
As a long-time resident of Ambleside, I am committed to protecting and enhancing the character of our neighborhoods and the quality of life we enjoy in our community. In 2016, I campaigned on the platform ‘Neighbourhoods First’ with the idea of providing residents with a voice in issues of local concern. I was successful in […]
Over the next four years, we will need strong leadership, with the experience and knowledge to know what is required and the energy and resolve to get it done. I believe I can fill that role and that is why I ask for your support on October 20th so that I can continue to serve […]
The 12th Annual Dundarave Porsche Show and Ride fundraiser for Cystic Fibrosis is being planned for Sunday, June 17, 2018- Father’s Day. With support from the Dundarave Merchants Association and by special permit of the District of West Vancouver we will once again stage a great Porsche display right in the heart of delightful Dundarave Village. As […]
Monthly Jazz Vespers featuring some of Lower Mainland’s finest musicians. This month we welcome Henry Young Quartet with Vancouver’s most enduring jazz guitarist Henry Young, along with Jaye Krebs on piano; Paul Blaney on bass, and John Nolan on drums.
Monthly Jazz Vespers featuring some of Vancouver’s finest musicians. This month Peter and the Wolves Dixieland Menagerie will be our guests on Palm Sunday, with Jim Armstrong on trumpet and vocals, Gerry Green on clarinet, Peter Vanderhorst on piano and Casey Tolhurst on acoustic bass. The repertoire includes traditional jazz and well-known gospel music.