Category Archives: Vancouver

Free Transit!

Wow. We haven’t blogged since October 14th, sorry about that. At least the last post was about cute guys, so we got that going for us. Hope everyone had a happy and healthy holiday season and will be celebrating the … Continue reading

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Little Piece of Heaven

These past couple days have been heaven. My parents went away for their anniversary (Happy 35th M&D!) and left me to watch the worlds best dog (for real… look at the adorable face below) and gave me full access to … Continue reading

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Late Night Debate

This week on CTV News they’ve been investigating an ongoing problem in Vancouver around the new drinking and driving laws and alternative methods for getting home safely. The worry to get home after a night out isn’t a new one. … Continue reading

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Next stop: Granville Street

September 7th has kids going back to school, marks the end of the summer (although not officially) and the return of buses on Granville Street. The trolly buses stopped running down Granville in April of 2006 to allow for the … Continue reading

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Amber Alert

Sunday afternoon the Greater Vancouver area was issued an Amber Alert. The Amber Alert is a system used in many places around the world to get the word out when a child is abducted and with the co-operation of news … Continue reading

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Which is the worst season to take transit in – summer or winter?

Everyone seems to be complaining about the heat, and more specifically taking public transport in this ridiculous heat (including me) but from what I can recall it’s not nearly as bad this year as it was last year. I can … Continue reading

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Weekends 101: The Quiz

It’s quiz time Tales of Translink readers! Please take out your number 2 pencils and select the best option for the following scenario. Mark your scantron forms clearly and write your full name in the space provided. Question 1: It’s … Continue reading

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