Canucks New Scoreboard – Big, Real Big!

The Canucks New Scoreboard
Photo credit: Jasmin Bollman (Flickr)

The Canucks have just installed a new LED scoreboard at GM Place. It’s the biggest and best resolution in an NHL arena. I can’t wait to see a game live with this new scoreboard.

Highlights include:

  • 4 BIG Screens (13.5ft x 24ft)
  • 4 Medium Screens (13.5ft x 5.5ft)
  • 2 360 degree ribbon screen
  • 1 Ring of Fire (Thanks John)

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Vancouver Homelessness Awareness Week October 16-22

Homelessness Awareness Week October 16-22, 2006It’s Homelessness Awareness Week in Vancouver, British Columbia this week. And they’re doing a great job of promoting it on the web, in print, and on the street.

In fact, as I was walking into my Gastown office this morning their were numerous homelessness awareness promoters on the street and in the back alley behind the building. They were a little rough around the edges, but they were definitely committed to their cause – I was aware, as I am daily, that there are too many people without homes in Vancouver.

From Stophomelessness.ca:

Through Homelessness Awareness Week people living in the Greater Vancouver area are invited to learn more about what is causing homelessness; how homelessness affects the health of individuals and society at large; and why working together is the only way we will solve the crisis of homelessness in our community.

There are a number of events throughout the Lower Mainland this week supporting Homelessness Awareness.

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