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Sins of the City walking tour

Wed, Jul 23, 4:00pm–6:00pm

Late Thaw

Wed, Jul 23, 6:30pm–8:30pm

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra Summer Pops

Thu, Jul 24, 7:30pm–9:40pm

Music in the Park Outdoor Concert Series

Fri, Jul 25, 6:30pm–7:30pm

Jones Park Day

Sat, Jul 26, 12:00pm–3:00pm

Free blood pressure clinic

Sat, Jul 26, 1:00pm–4:00pm

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Fireworks

Honda Celebration of Light expected to kick off with a boom

Jul 23, 2014 – View the 2014 Honda Celebration of Lights in the West End and Kitsilano on July 26, July 30, and August 2 to watch USA, France, and Japan compete.

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Report on Vancouver Aquarium captivity practices released today

Jul 23, 2014 – The Vancouver Park Board report on the practice of keeping captive whales, dolphins, and porpoises at the Vancouver Aquarium was released today in preparation for a Special Meeting of the Board on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

Typewriter

Vancouver looks for its next Poet Laureate

Jul 22, 2014 – The City of Vancouver, Vancouver Public Library, and the Vancouver International Writers Festival are accepting nominations for Vancouver’s next Poet Laureate until August 27. The Laureate acts as a champion for poetry, language, and the arts, and creates a unique, artistic legacy through public readings and city events.

Highrise under construction

Building permit values reach the highest levels since before the recession

Jul 18, 2014 – The City of Vancouver issued a record $1.12 billion in building permits during the first six months of 2014, the highest amount since pre-recession levels. This is the third year in a row that construction has topped the billion-dollar figure for the first half of the year.

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