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Vancouver This Week: Everything You Should Know (July 22–28)

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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.

Incidents Gallore

This week started off with several high profile incidents, all of which were caught on tape by bystanders. The biggest one was an incident between a woman on a bus lashed out at a teenage girl who was visiting from Brazil. The incident is being treated as a hate crime.

A Vancouver Woman Threw Her Backpack At A Teen Girl For Not Speaking English (Video)

Dining Experience Leads To Richmond Restaurant Brawl (Video)

Transit and Traffic

We also got a bunch of news that will affect how you get around the city. Particularly noteworthy: Translink’s new RapidBus Service, and a change to the Alex Fraser Bridge.

Translink Announces New RapidBus Service With Five New Routes, And More To Come

Speed Limit On Alex Fraser Bridge Being Permanently Lowered By 20 km/h

Celebration of Light 2019

One of Vancouver’s biggest events every year, the Celebration of Light, kicks off this weekend, and we’re here to help ensure you have a great time.

Everything You Need To Know About The Celebration of Light 2019

Road Closures & Transit Changes For The Celebration of Light Have Been Announced

12 Great Spots In Vancouver To Watch The Celebration of Light Fireworks

Watch The Celebration of Light Festival At These Vancouver Restaurants

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