A lot happens in Vancouver. And even more so in the summertime. At 604 Now, we’re here to help you sort through all the news so you know what’s important in your city, and what there is going on. Here is everything you need to know about from this past week.
Restaurant Chains Mix Things Up
Is there a restaurant chain more specifically-attributed to Vancouver than Cactus Club? Is there a fast-food chain more specifically-associated with Canada than Tim Hortons? Both are a staple of living in Vancouver, and both are implementing new changes that hope to refresh the dining experience.
Public Service Announcements
We’re getting into the dog days of summer, with the weather heating up and people heading outdoors. Here’s a few things to keep in mind if you’re heading out:
The Pacific Northwest High-Speed Rail
This week’s biggest news, perhaps, was the revealed proposal for a high-speed rail that would connect Vancouver to Seattle and Portland, allowing travel between the cities to be as quick as one hour.
Things To Do This Weekend
It’s the end of the week, and with it being summertime, there isn’t a lack of things to do. Meagan, our expert who’s always on top of new restaurant openings, tells you where to get some great (and free) bubble tea this weekend, and as usual: Hamed’s extensive weekend guide.