• Apr 28
    • Community

    Test of Metal – is coming again

    The Test of Metal  is happening again this year. The race starts at 11:00am on June 14, 2014.  The Test is an iconic race in the Sea to Sky Valley, one of the premier mountain bike events in BC and…

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  • Apr 15
    • Community

    Vancouver Biennale

    The third bi-annual Vancouver Biennale  is coming to Squamish.  The Vancouver Bienniale is a non-profit charitable organisation that celebrates art in public places. The exhibits are meant to transform urban landscapes into Open Air Museums featuring mixed media presentations which create globally…

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  • Apr 10
    • Real Estate Info

    Why Not to For Sale By Owner?

    According to statistics from the US National Association of Realtors and the Canadian Real Estate Association, about 10% of all home sales in North America appear to be done as “For Sale By Owner” or, FSBO for short.  However, what…

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  • Mar 26
    • Community

    Get Going with the new Sea to Sky Gondola this Spring

    Driving to and from the city, I am sure you have seen the signs of construction happening on the side of Highway 99. With lines in place and jobs being advertised, the Sea to Sky Gondola is getting ready to…

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  • Mar 18
    • Community

    Developing Nordic Sports in the Sea-to-Sky Corridor

    When was the last time you were at the WOP? For me, it had been a couple of years. With young children, work, and a load of other commitments, I felt like driving out to the Callaghan to go Cross…

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  • Mar 12
    • Real Estate Info

    Crumpit Woods phase 2 launch this weekend!

    The newest neighbourhood in Squamish – Crumpit Woods phase 2  - features 65 additional full-sized, single family building lots is launching this Saturday March 15th. With the Coast Mountains offering an impressive backdrop, and direct access to all the recreational possibilities…

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  • Mar 7
    • Community

    Olympics are over, Paralympics have opened, spring break is coming, What to do?

    The Olympics are over, the Paralympics have just opened, the snow has finally hit the slopes, and Spring break is about to descend upon unwitting parents in the Sea to Sky Valley. So, what do we recommend? Spring Break Camp…

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  • Feb 7
    • Community

    Former Squamish Mayor Egon Tobus’s passing

    Egon Tobus, who served as mayor of Squamish for seven years in the late 1980s and early '90s and as a vocal member of town council before that, passed away on January 30th. Born in Berlin just before the Second…

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  • Feb 5
    • Community

    EMINEM, BRUNO MARS & ARCADE FIRE TO HEADLINE 2014 FESTIVAL

    The Squamish Music Festival is packing a real punch this year! Back for the fifth year, the lineup features three of the world’s top musical artists: Eminem, Bruno Mars and Arcade Fire as well as a number of other artists that reflect what is happening…

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  • Jan 20
    • Community

    Decorator Trends for 2014

    I have got all of my Christmas decorations away and the house is back to normal. But you know what? I am finding it kind of boring. The beige walls, the blah colours. It may be the sunshine outside that…

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