October 22nd, 2009 — The Jimi Hendrix shrine on the north side of Union Street at Main. Hendrix’s grandmother Nora Hendrix operated Vie’s Chicken and Steakhouse out of the small red building and Jimi spent many summers there.
Pictures of the day
March 17th, 2018 — Is it just me or are vehicles getting bigger? This CanAm trike parked next to an original Austin mini in Ganges looks gigantic in comparison.
March 10th, 2108 — Two Vancouver icons, at least to an older generation, the Sun Tower, which was once the tallest building in the British Empire and the Woodwards “W”, at one time dominated the downtown skyline. Not anymore; both are dwarfed by Tinseltown condos when viewed from False creek.
April 6th, 2009 — Fence protecting a tree at a construction project at Vine Street and 8th Avenue.
February 28th, 2018 — Foot of Lonsdale Street in North Vancouver.
March 6th, 2018 — There are a lot of dark and therefore probably empty apartments 8:30 on a Tuesday night in the three buildings making up the Harbour Green condominium complex on Cordova Street west of Burrard. In a Vancouver Sun story March 7th, 8,431 homes in Vancouver were declared vacant by the city. Of those, 2132 have not given a reason to justify an exemption from the empty home tax. The city said that not all of the other 6,349 will have reasons that under examination exempt them from the tax.
February 14th, 2018 — Newspaper boxes at 41st Avenue and East Boulevard.
February 18th, 2018 — Sun Yat Sen Gardens on Chinese new year.
June 18th, 2011 — A jogger runs by the Vesuvius Cafe on Salt Spring Island.
February 18th, 2018 — The Cobalt Hotel in the 900 block of Main Street.