Latest from Jake Costello
Does listening to Christmas music too early spoil the eggnog?
'Tis the season when people gather around to argue whether the middle of November is too early to listen to Christmas Music.
Meet the non-vegan chef behind Vancouver's most sought-after vegan creations
Chef Tomoko Tahara has worked at meatless restaurants Acorn and Harken, but enjoys all types of food herself.
So-ya like tofu? Rise in alternative diets good business for Vancouver company
From the back room of a market on the Downtown Eastside, to employing over 200 people, Sunrise Soya Foods is doing big business after six decades of selling tofu.
Reporter's notebook: an overnight stint on the graveyard shift
It was almost 11 p.m., and I was starting my day.
'Everybody has a story': Shelter workers say their clients deserve to be treated humanely
It's a battle to survive when the sun goes down for homeless people in Vancouver.
'It's one of the most rewarding jobs': A ride-along with an overnight paramedic
As a paramedic specialist, Brian Twaites is part of a medical network that doesn’t have the privilege of shutting down for the night.
This is life on the night shift: armed robberies, pure exhaustion and beating time zone differences
From responding to emergency calls to running 24-hour shops, there are plenty of jobs that start as the rest of the world settles into bed for the night.
15 Metres Below Hamilton Street: Retiring CBC employee shares secrets of the building
After more than three decades working in the operations department at CBC Vancouver, David Croal reflects on the changes he has seen at the broadcaster since the late 1970s.
Can't fall asleep? Try wearing sunglasses at night, say researchers
UBC researchers say wearing sunglasses at night is good for more than keeping track of visions in your eye, as Corey Hart suggests. They say it can help offset the light sources around us at times our bodies aren't used to.
Vancouver asks for input on 10th Avenue bike lane
For over a decade, cyclists have shared the road with cars and parked vehicles along the 10th Avenue Corridor, now the city is asking for public input as it designs a separated bike path for the area.