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Photos: Canada Post selling downtown Vancouver building

October 10, 2012

The post office was built in 1958 at a cost of $ 13 million and occupies a full city block but becomes obsolete with a new processing facility in Richmond. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Sears store departs from downtown Vancouver location (with video)

October 8, 2012

Closing time came early for the downtown Vancouver Sears. The Province – News / Vancouver

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Sears closing Sunday in downtown Vancouver

October 6, 2012
Sears closing Sunday in downtown Vancouver

VANCOUVER — At its height, the Sears store at Granville and Robson employed up to 800 people spread across seven floors, a basement and 650,000 square feet. Global TV BC News

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Union Gospel Mission hoping walking tours will change perspectives of Downtown Eastside

October 6, 2012
Union Gospel Mission hoping walking tours will change perspectives of Downtown Eastside

As Vancouver gets set to mark “Homelessness Action Week,” the Union Gospel Mission is hoping a new program will give a fresh perspective of the Downtown Eastside. It’s called the “Eastside Stride” — and it’s a walking tour of the neighbourhood. UGM spokesperson Keela Keeping says the area is often misjudged. “A lot of people [...]

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Union Gospel Mission hoping walking tours will change perspectives of Downtown Eastside

October 6, 2012
Union Gospel Mission hoping walking tours will change perspectives of Downtown Eastside

As Vancouver gets set to mark “Homelessness Action Week,” the Union Gospel Mission is hoping a new program will give a fresh perspective of the Downtown Eastside. It’s called the “Eastside Stride” — and it’s a walking tour of the neighbourhood. UGM spokesperson Keela Keeping says the area is often misjudged. “A lot of people [...]

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