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City Informer: Where Did  All These Hobbit Houses Come From?

City Informer: Where Did All These Hobbit Houses Come From?

Because we're tired of driving by those curvy roofs without answers.

What’s the Point of Point Roberts?

What’s the Point of Point Roberts?

"Under the law of “No Takebacksies,” this 12.65-square-kilometre scrap of land has stayed attached to Tsawwassen, but part of the U.S., ever since."

What’s Inside the Towers on the Burrard Street Bridge?

What’s Inside the Towers on the Burrard Street Bridge?

"They were not designed as affordable waterfront bachelor suites."

Are There Secret Tunnels Underneath UBC?

Are There Secret Tunnels Underneath UBC?

"These tunnels are more than just a legend: unlike my college internet boyfriend, they actually exist."

What Ever Happened to the McBarge?

What Ever Happened to the McBarge?

Our City Informer investigates (and advocates for a chance to once again eat McNuggets at sea).

Can You Actually Own a Beach of Your Own in Vancouver?

Can You Actually Own a Beach of Your Own in Vancouver?

"Think of all you could do with more sand in your life—like finally open that hourglass start-up."

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