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#Vancouver

# vancouver - Sunday 29 April, 2018

Body of 26-year-old Mayo man recovered in Canada

Today the young man’s football club Breaffy GAA club confirmed the news, with “great relief and a lot of sadness”.

# vancouver - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

French waiter fired for rudeness says it is 'discrimination against my culture'

Guillaume Rey, who worked at a Vancouver restaurant, filed a complaint with British Columbia’s Human Rights Tribunal.

# vancouver - Saturday 9 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge This Irish woman flew all the way to Vancouver to give her hungover brother a Lucozade Hangover Cure

This Irish woman flew all the way to Vancouver to give her hungover brother a Lucozade

Well if anyone deserves a World’s Best Sister mug…

# vancouver - Saturday 11 November, 2017

'Previously they'd have driven off on their lunch break and used in the car. If they overdosed they would have died'

A Dublin drug project worker on her recent visit to Vancouver’s injecting centre: “Almost everyone said to me they’d be dead without the place.”

# vancouver - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Stuntwoman killed in motorbike accident on set of Deadpool 2

Ryan Reynolds posted to Instagram, saying that the cast and crew were “heartbroken, shocked and devastated”.

# vancouver - Thursday 2 February, 2017

From The42 Wexford's Lee Chin is going trying out ice hockey with Canadian side in Vancouver The Toughest

Wexford's Lee Chin is going trying out ice hockey with Canadian side in Vancouver

It’s all part of AIB’s ‘The Toughest Trade’ series.

# vancouver - Saturday 7 January, 2017

"It's hard to escape it": The Canadian city at the epicentre of an opioid epidemic

Officials declared an emergency in the spring after a surge in availability of cheap synthetic fentanyl.

# vancouver - Thursday 16 June, 2016

From The42 Former UFC lightweight champ Pettis gets tough introduction to life at featherweight Fresh Start

Former UFC lightweight champ Pettis gets tough introduction to life at featherweight

After three defeats, he’s aiming to revive his career in the division where Conor McGregor is the champion.

# vancouver - Saturday 27 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge 11 things Irish people in Canada want you to know Oh Canada

11 things Irish people in Canada want you to know

So we can skip the questions at Christmas.

# vancouver - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

One of Canada's biggest emigrant hotspots has a new direct flight from Dublin

They direct flights will begin next summer.

# vancouver - Friday 15 May, 2015

The Edge falls off stage, makes inevitable pun Rattle And Hum This post contains videos

The Edge falls off stage, makes inevitable pun

U2 kicked off their world tour last night.

# vancouver - Saturday 9 May, 2015

Daughter, mother and sister all dead as father posts on Facebook that he killed them

Randy Janzen is also believed to have burned himself to death.

# vancouver - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge 11 shocking realisations every Irish person goes through in Canada Oh Canada

11 shocking realisations every Irish person goes through in Canada

It’s wonderful, but there are some things you should know.

# vancouver - Friday 23 January, 2015

Dublin is almost the best city in the world for North Americans to live in

Surprisingly, second only to a city in North America

# vancouver - Sunday 31 August, 2014

A billionaire is selling this island. The price tag? A mere $75 million

A steal at twice the price, we’re sure.

# vancouver - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Living in Australia or Canada? Good choice says The Economist, Dublin not so much

Melbourne is the best city to live worldwide but Dublin is way down the list.

# vancouver - Sunday 6 July, 2014

From The42 GAA in Vancouver - providing a vital link to home for 40 years and counting Seriously West Coast This post contains videos

GAA in Vancouver - providing a vital link to home for 40 years and counting

The Irish Social and Sporting Club is going strong in Canada’s western province.

# vancouver - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Canadian police investigating Pamela Anderson rape claims

The actress claimed that she had been raped by a babysitter, a boyfriend and others.

# vancouver - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

And we think Dublin is bad? This $600,000 house is the cheapest in Vancouver Canada This post contains images

And we think Dublin is bad? This $600,000 house is the cheapest in Vancouver

“Bargain basement”, apparently.

# vancouver - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

Drumroll, please… The top ten “most liveable cities” in the world have been named

Statistically, it’s unlikely you live in any of them.

# vancouver - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Canadian woman steals back stolen bicycle

“Was it smart? Probably not. Was it badass as all hell? Damn straight!” said one commenter.

# vancouver - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

89 jobs in jeopardy in Cork as Big Fish Games closes Europe HQ

The company has announced a global restructuring process, and has entered into a 30-day consultation period with staff.

# vancouver - Monday 22 July, 2013

Irish student in coma after Vancouver car crash

Luke Carey, who is from Dublin, is in an induced coma following the crash, which occurred over the weekend.

# vancouver - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

# vancouver - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Autopsy and toxicology on Glee star Cory Monteith completed Cory Monteith

Autopsy and toxicology on Glee star Cory Monteith completed

Tributes from fans and co-stars have been pouring in for the Canadian actor.

# vancouver - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

From The42 Remember the ice hockey coach who tripped a kid? He's going to jail Ice Hockey This post contains videos

Remember the ice hockey coach who tripped a kid? He's going to jail

Martin Tremblay, 48, pleaded guilty to one count of assault after this video spread on the internet.

# vancouver - Monday 24 December, 2012

Open thread: Leave a Christmas message for your family and friends

Spending Christmas abroad? Send your thoughts to loved ones back home – or vice versa.

# vancouver - Friday 3 August, 2012

From The42 Canucks hockey star to take part in Vancouver Pride Parade Pride This post contains videos

Canucks hockey star to take part in Vancouver Pride Parade

Manny Malhotra will be joined at the event by Cutting Edges – the ‘only gay hockey club in Western Canada’.

# vancouver - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Body parts sent to schools in Canada may be linked to arrested porn star

Police have yet to confirm if the human hand and foot sent to Vancouver schools are linked to the murder case involving former Canadian porn star Luka Rocco Magnotta.

# vancouver - Saturday 2 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge In pictures: Fancy your own private island? Island Living This post contains images

In pictures: Fancy your own private island?

James Island carries a $75m price tag and comes complete with an airstrip, 780 acres and guaranteed solitude.

# vancouver - Sunday 25 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Bumper Sitdown Sunday: 12 deadly reads for Christmas Sitdown Sunday

Bumper Sitdown Sunday: 12 deadly reads for Christmas

A special double edition of the very best writing from around the web.

# vancouver - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Watch: Black bear hitches a ride on Canadian rubbish truck Vancouver This post contains videos

Watch: Black bear hitches a ride on Canadian rubbish truck

A Vancouver dump truck team were surprised to discover they had an unusual passenger during Monday’s rounds…

# vancouver - Thursday 16 June, 2011

Gallery: Riots in Vancouver after hockey team thrashed in Stanley Cup decider Vancouver This post contains images

Gallery: Riots in Vancouver after hockey team thrashed in Stanley Cup decider

The Vancouver Canucks are beaten 4-0 by the Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup decider – and fans aren’t best pleased.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know this morning, including: the ECB mulls over Ireland’s plan to burn Anglo bondholders, the government’s 100th day in power, and a longstanding Bloomsday riddle is finally solved…

# vancouver - Tuesday 22 February, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things to know, including: New Zealand earthquake kills 65; GE11 campaign focuses on children and jobs; Vancouver ranked best city to live in; and scientists develop cancer-inhibiting enzyme.

# vancouver - Tuesday 8 February, 2011

From The42 Georgia's fury at allegations Vancouver knew of deadly luge track Winter Olympics

Georgia's fury at allegations Vancouver knew of deadly luge track

Georgian organisers are incensed that the organiser of the Winter Olympics knew how dangerous the luge track really was.