As this weekend is the long weekend for Thanksgiving we are publishing the This Week on Lonsdale article one day early and adding a bit of extra coverage depth to ensure we cover all of the top local news and current events from the past week.
We also want to take some time to say thank you to our readers for considering us as a source of local media and we welcome you to contact us with any comments or questions that you might have. If you have even the smallest thing to share with us we want to hear from you, as it inspires us and we want you to feel welcome leveraging our website as a microphone for your local business, foundation, or similar.
Recently we had the first snow fall of the year up on Grouse Mountain so the changing of the seasons is officially here and we are very excited about that! Reminder that you can get to Grouse Mountain from the Lonsdale Quay using bus 236 directly or by driving North through Upper Lonsdale Avenue.
Daily Hive – new North Vancouver ramen spot draws huge crowd for grand opening and has awesome prices, service, and located in Lower Lonsdale.
Vancouver Sun – mountain bikers okay after black bear chases them on North Vancouver trail and all of the action is caught on video.
News 1130 – unsung hero in North Vancouver dedicates a decade to helping families and local members of the community to have a better life.
North Shore News – West Vancouverites shifting from cars to transit system Translink survey finds, as big changes come to the areas transportation.
Georgia Straight – Bus Fuller, patriarch of restaurant empire including Earls Restaurant, Joey Restaurant, and Cactus Club Cafe, recently passes away.
Robb Report – Vancouver’s Waterfront Shipyards District gets its first luxury hotel called Seaside Boutique Hotel and Provisions beside Burrard Dry Dock.
Hollywood North Buzz – SuperGirl and the Flash were spotted filming at the Shipyards Waterfront earlier this week and all the action is on Twitter.
Vine and Hops – join them for a 5-hour, 4 brewery tour showcasing a variety of North Vancouver’s finest craft breweries on October 17th 2019.
Vancouver is Awesome – BC Ferries adds 93 extra sailings for Thanksgiving weekend on routes between Vancouver, Vancouver Island + Sunshine Coast.
Marine Log – Seaspan Shipyards, North Vancouver, has appointed Amy MacLeod as its new Vice President of Corporate Affairs and Communications.
North Vancouver Chamber – the 22nd Annual Business Excellence Awards & Gala will be held at the Pinnacle Hotel at the Pier in Lower Lonsdale.
District of North Vancouver – firefighters completed a 3 day training process to teach the skills of dealing with marine fire mitigation and safety.
North Vancouver Recreation and Culture – curated list of exciting events and things to do and see in and around the Lonsdale Avenue corridor.
City of North Vancouver – sends out a weekly email newsletter with a condensed list of news, this week is a new dog park, construction and more.
And a second reminder if you have any local news, current events, or press releases you would like covered let us know as we want to hear from you.