Kolby Solinsky

This year's t-shirts for 'Pink Shirt Day' say ENOUGH

B.C. celebrates Pink Shirt Day (Tweets/PHOTOS)

This year, Canadians were encouraged to post their Photos, Videos, and Tweets with the hashtags #PinkItForward and #PinkShirtDay

This year's t-shirts for 'Pink Shirt Day' say ENOUGH
How To Train Your Dragon 2 (top) and Big Hero 6 are both nominated for Animated Feature Film of the year

Oscars: Canadian directors nominated for Big Hero 6, How To Train Your Dragon 2 (VIDEO)

Other nominees for this weekend's Animated Feature Film include The Boxtrolls, Song of the Sea, The Tale of the Princess Kaguya

How To Train Your Dragon 2 (top) and Big Hero 6 are both nominated for Animated Feature Film of the year
Photographer Natalia Anja will join Global Degree's around-the-world

Meet Natalia Anja, a woman on a mission around the world (Photos/Video)

The Vancouver photographer, 27, will join Global Degree's quest to visit all 193 countries in the United Nations, starting ASAP in Asia.

Photographer Natalia Anja will join Global Degree's around-the-world
Squamish's Valley Music Festival – August 7-9

Squamish lineup announced for 2015, includes Sam Smith, Drake, Mumford & Sons

This year's 3-day concert – August 7-9 – performers were introduced on Instagram Thursday. Squamish 2014 had over 105,000 in the audience.

Squamish's Valley Music Festival – August 7-9
Vancouver-based photographer Natalia Anja has been chosen as the winner of 2015's Global Degree contest – she will now vie to become the youngest women to ever visit all 193 countries in the United Nations

Vancouver photographer chosen for Global Degree travel-the-world program

Natalia Anja will join Michael Graziano and Alex Hennessy in a four-year quest to visit all 193 countries in the United Nations.

Vancouver-based photographer Natalia Anja has been chosen as the winner of 2015's Global Degree contest – she will now vie to become the youngest women to ever visit all 193 countries in the United Nations
Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan star as submissioned lovers in the much-hyped 'Fifty Shades of Grey'

In Theatres: Fifty Shades of Grey; Kingsman: The Secret Service; The Last 5 Years (VIDEO)

Get ready for the hype – and the critical fallout – to peak with the release of 'Fifty Shades', starring Jamie Dornan, Dakota Johnson

Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan star as submissioned lovers in the much-hyped 'Fifty Shades of Grey'
Canada's flag celebrates its 50th birthday in 2015.

Canada’s maple leaf flag turns 50 this weekend (VIDEO/TIMELINE)

Once a controversial new design, the maple leaf withstood a battle between Prime Minister John Diefenbaker and Lester B. Pearson

Canada's flag celebrates its 50th birthday in 2015.
The Healing Tree medical cannabis dispensary

The Healing Tree: Vancouver now has 61 medical marijuana dispensaries (VIDEO)

B.C.'s biggest city now boasts over half of the country's 115 cannabis vendors, according to estimates.

The Healing Tree medical cannabis dispensary
Channing Tatum and Mila Kunis star in 'Jupiter Ascending'

In Theatres: Jupiter Ascending; Seventh Son; SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water

Channing Tatum and Mila Kunis star in Warner Bros' blockbuster-expensive, critically-panned 2015 fantasy film.

Channing Tatum and Mila Kunis star in 'Jupiter Ascending'
Lee Carter

VIDEO: Carter beats Canada, Supreme Court votes down assisted death ban

'If we were allowed to have a dignified death in Canada, all of her children and even extended family would have been there to share.'

Lee Carter
Shoppers flood a Toronto Target store

Lack of liquidation deals disappoint Target Canada shoppers (VIDEO)

Although sales were advertised as EVERYTHING UP TO 30% OFF, shoppers in Toronto were disappointed to find most deals between 10-20% off.

Shoppers flood a Toronto Target store
Sasquatch music festival has unveiled the lineup for its 2015 show at The Gorge amphitheatre in Washington

Sasquatch 2015: Robert Plant, Lana Del Rey to play Washington music festival (PHOTOS/VIDEO)

The now incredibly popular outdoor concert series will return for its 14th straight year at Washington's Gorge amphitheatre.

Sasquatch music festival has unveiled the lineup for its 2015 show at The Gorge amphitheatre in Washington
Oscar Isaac and Jessica Chastain star as husband and wife fighting for their family and their business

In Theatres: A Most Violent Year; Project Almanac; Black or White

Oscar Isaac and Jessica Chastain star in the critically acclaimed crime film 'A Most Violent Year', released this weekend in North America.

Oscar Isaac and Jessica Chastain star as husband and wife fighting for their family and their business
Eugenie Bouchard (left) and Milos Raonic are Canada's top two ranked singles players

With Bouchard out, Raonic carries Canada’s Aussie Open torch (VIDEO)

Genie Bouchard lost to world No. 2 Maria Sharapova on Monday; Milos Raonic faces top-ranked Novak Djokovic tonight in Melbourne.

Eugenie Bouchard (left) and Milos Raonic are Canada's top two ranked singles players
Jennifer Lopez stars as a mother in teacher in trouble with a neighbourly one-night stand in 'Boy Next Door'.

In Theatres: Boy Next Door; Mortdecai; Cake (VIDEO)

Jennifer Aniston sheds The Rachel for a dramatic turn in 'Cake'. Johnny Depp copies and pastes Peter Sellers with Mortdecai

Jennifer Lopez stars as a mother in teacher in trouble with a neighbourly one-night stand in 'Boy Next Door'.
Stephen Poloz

Bank of Canada cuts rate; Effect on cross-border shopping, homebuyers (VIDEO)

The Bank of Canada announced a cut to 0.75 per cent on overnight loans Wednesday, in response to a global drop in oil prices

Stephen Poloz
The skyline of downtown Vancouver

Vancouver world’s 2nd most unaffordable city; Victoria, Kelowna, Fraser Valley also knocked

B.C.'s busiest and biggest areas are among the world's most expensive housing markets, according to Demographia's 2015 survey

The skyline of downtown Vancouver
A cafe latte

Vancouver named world’s 3rd-best coffee city: Matador

Matador, the popular travel website and growing media empire, has named the B.C. city the world's third-best for coffee.

A cafe latte
A view of Squamish Valley from the Chief

Squamish, B.C. named to New York Times’ best travel for 2015 (with VIDEO)

Squamish and Quebec City were the only Canadian cities on the Times' 'To Do' list for 2015, which totalled 52 cities and destinations.

A view of Squamish Valley from the Chief
Vancouver's 'Nobody Likes Me' mural – designed and painted by Canadian artist 'I Heart' – is one of the world's most popular pieces of street art for 2014.

Vancouver’s ‘Nobody Likes Me’ named world’s 2nd most popular street art

The Stanley Park graffiti piece by iHeart was the 2nd most-searched work on website StreetArtNews.net, behind another hit Banksy painting.

Vancouver's 'Nobody Likes Me' mural – designed and painted by Canadian artist 'I Heart' – is one of the world's most popular pieces of street art for 2014.