Eve Lazarus is a writer with a passion for non-traditional history and a fascination with murder. Her previous books include the BC bestsellers Blood, Sweat, and Fear: the story of Inspector Vance, Vancouver’s first forensic investigator (2017); Cold Case Vancouver: the city’s most baffling unsolved murders (2015) and Sensational Vancouver (2014). Eve blogs at Every Place has a Story–evelazarus.com

Spy House

I had lunch at the Baron’s Manor Pub recently. It’s a heritage house at the corner of 96th Avenue and 192nd Street in Port Kells... Read More

Hogan’s Alley gets recognition it deserves

It may be long gone, but at least Hogan’s Alley is finally getting the recognition that it deserves. As part of the Vancouver Heritage... Read More

A Short History of the Woodward’s Building

It’s the 60th anniversary of the Mr. and Mrs. P.A. Woodward’s Foundation, and it’s my guess that unless you’re part of the medical... Read More

Where to find old photos of your house

Some of my favourite pictures in Sensational Victoria are the then and now ones in James Bay. There’s a fabulous archival shot of Carr... Read More

Echoes Across Seymour

Author: Janet Pavlik, Desmond Smith and Eileen Smith (Harbour Publishing, 2012) A couple of years back I interviewed Charles Van... Read More

2012 InReview: The Dominion Building—The Story

While our Spacing Vancouver contributors continue their well-deserved break, we would like to take the opportunity highlight some of... Read More

Save on Meats creates food currency for the DTES

Mark Brand, owner of the remodeled Save on Meats in the DTES, has teamed up with Village&Co to help feed the homeless over the... Read More

Sensational Victoria

Ever stood in front of an old house and wondered what went on inside those walls? Who lived there, how they lived their lives and what... Read More

Deadlines: Obits of Memorable British Columbians

Author: Tom Hawthorn, Harbour Publishing, October 2012 As a journalist it always fascinates me where my colleagues find their... Read More

The Story of Brock House

I’m a huge fan of Samuel Maclure, a BC-born architect with an incredible design range. Maclure designed almost 500 houses in his... Read More