A pop-up information session inform concerned Vancouverites about the future of the False Creek flats, in Vancouver, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. (Jason Payne/ Postmedia)

The future of Northeast False Creek

Hundreds of people turned up at an event held by the City of Vancouver Saturday to gather opinions about plans for the last large piece of undeveloped waterfront in the downtown.

Marketplace reports that long-term car loans may be a bad idea. GETTY IMAGES

MARKETPLACE: Long-term car loans are lemons

Car dealerships push longer-term loans as a way to make cars seem more affordable, but an undercover Marketplace investigation reveals some salespeople are either unable or unwilling to honestly explain to customers how those seemingly sweet deals could load them up with debt down the road.

Lord Byng Pool, which faces possible closure in Vancouver, B.C., is seen on Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (NICK PROCAYLO)

Swimmers race to save pools

A proposal to drain and shutter a pair of neighbourhood pools in Vancouver has whipped up a wave of angry opposition ahead of a looming Park Board vote.

This undated photo, used with permission from the Invasive Species Council of B.C., shows the invasive plant Brazilian elodea. (PNG file photo)

Richmond asks for help fighting plant

A letter to the provincial government will likely be the next step in Richmond’s efforts to eradicate an aquatic plant that has invaded a waterway in Steveston and threatens a nearby wetland.

Supergirl star Melissa Benoist. (Cliff Lipson/CBS)

Supergirl star responds to suspension

Supergirl actress Melissa Benoist is calling for "safe, respectful and collaborative" work spaces amid allegations of sexual harassment on the Vancouver-filmed show.