REAL SCOOP: Gangsters wanting to escape are turning to unique program

Credit to Author: Kim Bolan| Date: Sat, 16 Jan 2021 21:52:11 +0000

I have written a lot over the last decade on various anti-gang educational programs that have been implemented to combat our on-going gang problem. But this story is about the only program in B.C. where they actually help those connected to a gang to get out. For information about this program, contact the Gang Intervention […]

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REAL SCOOP: Farnworth says people are "frustrated beyond belief" with gang conflict

Credit to Author: Kim Bolan| Date: Sat, 16 Jan 2021 21:34:30 +0000

Here’s my story from earlier this week with Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth weighing in on the gang conflict. Bloody gang conflict has left five dead in last two weeks Lower Mainland residents are “frustrated beyond belief” by a bloody gang conflict that has left five young men dead over the last two weeks, says […]

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REAL SCOOP: Richmond murder likely retaliation for Kang hit

Credit to Author: Kim Bolan| Date: Sat, 09 Jan 2021 21:29:59 +0000

Hey Real Scoop readers – not sure if you’re still out there, but I am posting my stories on my old blog again. The difference is that if you want to comment, you have to register and an outside company is moderating those comments. So it’s not like before where I was the moderator. If […]

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Douglas Todd: Chinese consumers swiftly changing Vancouver, Toronto

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Sat, 09 Jan 2021 17:38:38 +0000

Analysis: Instead of relying on clichés about ethnic Chinese people, a giant survey provides details on their preferences for luxury products and online shopping.

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REAL SCOOP: Man shot to death in Steveston park Thursday night

Credit to Author: Kim Bolan| Date: Fri, 08 Jan 2021 08:27:26 +0000

A man was shot to death in a Richmond park Thursday night – the latest in a series of fatal shootings across the Lower Mainland in recent weeks. Richmond RCMP Const. Kenneth Lau issued a news release about 11:30 p.m. saying Mounties responded to reports of shots fired about 8:30 p.m. in the park Moncton […]

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Finding a spiritual home (Part 1)

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Tue, 05 Jan 2021 20:05:29 +0000

This is the first of two guest blog posts that provide guidance on finding a spiritual home to suit your worldview and values. Both happen to look at new books exploring different kinds of church communities, including specific ones in Metro Vancouver.  The first piece, by Regent College’s Mark Glanville, is most useful to people […]

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