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Live: Tonight’s Lunar Eclipse

Tonight the Earth, moon, and sun will align to put on a sky show known as a total lunar eclipse. You will not need a telescope to view it. You can just look up in the sky to catch the event from Vancouver...
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Ballooning Over Bagan

It didn’t start out very well.  There were 30 of us standing in front of our hotel at 5:00 am waiting to be picked up by a company called “Balloons Over Bagan”.  Finally a rather old fashioned bus...
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VIDEO: East Van Pile-Up

Broadway and Commercial Drive in East Vancouver got a little cozy this lunch hour. According to early Vancouver Police reports, the accident was caused by a large truck that lost control of its brakes as it...
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Friday Film: Are You Fed Up?

A crowd favourite of this years Sundance Film Festival, Fed Up works to blow the lid off everything we thought we knew about food and weight loss. The film reveals and showcases a 30-year campaign by the food...
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Talk is cheap… RR2014

This July the young, handsome, fast, and pretty people of Gastown will gather at the SFU Woodward’s ring for Restaurant Rumble 2014. Some will flap like geese, others will sting like bees, but only a few...
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Today’s Gastown Spring Shop Hop

The Gastown spring Shop Hop takes place TODAY between 5pm and 9pm. This spring over 44 shops and 15 restaurants are participating.  Stroll through Gastown and shop the in-store specials and receive dining...
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Hear Vancouver – Head of the Herd

Since the release of their sophomore album, ‘By This Time Tomorrow’, Head of the Herd has become something of an unstoppable musical force. Garnering critical acclaim while quickly amassing an ever growing...
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VIDEO: The Great White Ford

Last night Jimmy Kimmel premiered a trailer for The Great White Ford, a parody nature documentary that seeks to analyze and explain some of the Toronto mayor’s confusing behaviour. The...
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The New Gazette

One year ago we launched the Gazette with the intention of creating a fresh voice for Gastown and the Downtown Eastside. We set out to chronicle “the people, entrepreneurs, ideas and culture driving the...